The following terms and conditions apply to all users of this site and its associated services. By accessing the harnesslink website (“site”) or by otherwise accessing any content found on the site, you will be deemed to have agreed to the terms and conditions set out below.


Please review our Disclaimer for legal disclaimers that apply to your use of the site.

Privacy Policy

Please review our Privacy Policy to understand our practices regarding your privacy in connection with the site.

User Name and Password

Users of specialised sections of the site may be allocated a user name and password which must be used when requested. The user name and password is personal to you and you agree at all times to maintain the confidentiality of your user name and password and not to disclose them to any third party. You agree that you are solely responsible for any use of the site by any person other than yourself using your user name and password. You agree to indemnify the site against any and all claims arising out of your failure to maintain the confidentiality of your user name or password.

When granted rights to use the site, you agree to:

  1. provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by any the registration forms; and
  2. maintain and promptly update the data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
  3. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or that Harnesslink has reasonable grounds to suspect such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Harnesslink has the right to refuse any and all current or future use of the site (or any portion thereof).

Licence Fee, Payment and Transactions

Access to certain site content may require payment of a fee. All payments (including any applicable taxes) must be made in advance in the currency as is specified by Harnesslink. You are responsible for payment of all charges associated with use of the site using your user name and password.

You may use the site to purchase products or services from third parties represented on Harnesslink. In that event, your contract for such products would be with that third party and not with Harnesslink.

Access, Technical Difficulties and Termination

Harnesslink may at any time in its sole discretion and without prior notice to you; for security and technical reasons prohibit or restrict your access to the site. In that event, Harnesslink will notify you as soon as possible of any restriction to your access rights.

You acknowledge that your use of the site may be subject to interruption or delay. Harnesslink does not make any warranty that the site will be error free, without interruption or delay or free from defects in design or engineering.

Harnesslink may in its absolute discretion terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the site with or without cause and shall deliver notice to you.

Intellectual Property

The contents and design of the site and any material supplied to you in conjunction with the site (“Harnesslink content”) is the copyright of Harnesslink. You may not use or reproduce or permit any one to use or reproduce any trademark, logo or other trade name on the site for any reason without written permission from Harnesslink. The software which operates the site is proprietary software and you may not use it except as expressly allowed under these terms and conditions. In particular, you are not permitted to copy, reverse engineer, modify or otherwise tamper with the software.
You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the services.

Linked Sites

No link appearing in the Harnesslink content, also no linked site is endorsed by Harnesslink, nor is responsibility taken for material on any linked site. You agree that by accessing any linked site you are doing so at your own risk and that you will fully indemnify Harnesslink against any liability arising out of such access.

Use of Site Content

Harnesslink grants to you, a non-exclusive and non-transferable single user licence to use the Harnesslink content for your own purposes. No content may be reproduced, published or transmitted in any manner without the prior written consent of Harnesslink. In particular, and without limitation:

  • You may not reproduce, modify or in any way commercially exploit any of the Harnesslink content.
  • You may not archive the content or any part of it.
  • Form a database whether electronically or otherwise by downloading or storing all or any of the Harnesslink content.
  • Redistribute or publish the Harnesslink content.
  • Remove the copyright or trademark notice from any copies of the Harnesslink content.
  • Link to the site including any link which frames or replicates the site or misleads any person into believing that you have an association with Harnesslink.

Electronic Communications

The communications between you and harnesslink use electronic means, whether you visit the site or send us emails, or whether harnesslink posts notices on the site or communicates with you via email. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Electronic Directory

Our electronic directory provides a facility for you to advertise yourself, your business, your products and your services on-line. You can maintain your information yourself electronically without our involvement. If the information you provide is incomplete we reserve the right to remove your listing from our electronic directory.

We ask you to make sure your information in our directory and on your linked websites are accurate; we are not responsible for checking your information and make no representation about the accuracy or truth of any information displayed in our electronic directory.

Please use caution and common sense when using our directory and linked web sites. Material included by may be inappropriate or offensive.

We do not endorse you, your business, your products and your services and have no control over the quality, safety, suitability, legality, availability or price of any product or service advertised.

We are not involved, on behalf of you, in any dealing resulting from the use of our directory.

If you do not want to be listed in our electronic directory the onus is on you to inform us accordingly and we accept no liability for your listing.


Harnesslink reserves the right to change its terms and conditions at any time by notification on the site. If you do not agree with the changes, you must stop using the site.


This website and these terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of New Zealand. The New Zealand Courts have exclusive jurisdiction over any matter in connection with the site services and these terms and conditions.