Terms & Conditions

KNOWLEDGEQUITY® (ABN: 80 128 394 472)

In this statement, “you” means any and all users of or visitors to this website.

Please read this agreement carefully before accessing or using the information and services available through KnowledgEquity’s website. By accessing or using KnowledgEquity’s website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions below.

KnowledgEquity may modify this agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting the modified agreement on KnowledgEquity’s website.

KnowledgEquity is an Australian business. The law applicable to use of the KnowledgEquity website and to disputes arising out of the KnowledgEquity website is the law of the State of Victoria in Australia. If you access KnowledgEquity’s website from outside Australia you are also responsible for ensuring compliance with all applicable laws in the place where you are located.

KnowledgEquity also has a comprehensive Privacy Policy, Refund Policy and Grievance Policy for users of this website.

Copyright and Trademark
Copyright in the material on this website is owned by KnowledgEquity, unless otherwise indicated, and you agree not to infringe any intellectual property rights, including trademarks, owned by KnowledgEquity.

All materials are subject to Australian copyright laws. Should you wish to use, reproduce or distribute our materials in a manner outside these laws, prior written consent from KnowledgEquity must be obtained.

KnowledgEquity acknowledges that CPA Australia owns copyright of all CPA Program® study guide materials and specific learning objectives within those materials.

The content and materials on this website are prepared and made available by KnowledgEquity on a good faith basis. The content and materials are not advice and KnowledgEquity does not warrant their accuracy, completeness or adequacy. You should make your own enquiries before entering any transaction on the basis of the content on KnowledgEquity’s website.

KnowledgEquity does not accept responsibility for any errors or omissions in the materials, nor for the results of any action or inaction, whether from full or part reliance, on the basis of information in these materials.

If you participate in any forum, group or other communication channel on KnowledgEquity’s website (including software and websites directly associated with our content and materials), you acknowledge that KnowledgEquity is not responsible for the content or opinions posted or sent by other users. You also agree not to do any of the following:

– Post or distribute any content or message that KnowledgEquity deems to be unprofessional or illegal, including defamatory, abusive or threatening communications.
– Misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person or entity.
– Engage in antisocial, disruptive or destructive acts.

You need to register an account with KnowledgEquity in order to purchase products or services from the KnowledgEquity website, enrol in courses or enter competitions. Your personal information will be maintained in accordance with our Privacy Policy. User accounts are individual only and must not be shared. Sharing of user account registration details, or offering to share user account access, will lead to the immediate removal of course access from that account, and possible deregistration of the account.

Upon registration, you will receive a welcome email with information about our resources, as well as site navigation tips and instructions on how to update your communications preferences. You can manage your subscription preferences by clicking the appropriate link at the bottom of any of our emails.

Prices quoted on KnowledgEquity’s website are in Australian dollars and include GST (Goods and Services Tax) where applicable.

The following payment options are available:

– Credit/Debit Card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express)

– PayPal

Offline transactions are also available. You can contact KnowledgEquity by phone or email to arrange.

A Tax Invoice will be issued once processing has been completed. Please see our Refund Policy for information on refunds and cancellations.

Cardholder data is not captured, transmitted or stored by KnowledgEquity as our banking provider takes responsibility for payment security and card data. Our banking provider’s payment gateway complies with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) – the global mandate by the payment card schemes for merchants and payment processors.

Data is stored in our servers in Australia and the USA, and all data traffic is SSL encrypted. Additional security steps have been taken to thwart password hacking, with strong passwords and login attempt blocking. Individual users have no access privileges to other user data.

Purchase of our CPD Library courses and our CPA Program online study support packages provides a single licence for the registered account holder to use the resources for the duration of the specified term (see below). The single use licence does not permit for the resources to be shared, sold, or sub-licensed to anyone other than the registered account holder (whether during or after the specified licence term). If the conditions of licence are breached, KnowledgEquity will take appropriate action to protect its interests and rights including, but not limited to, removing course access, de-registering the user account, reporting the breach to the relevant professional accounting body, and taking appropriate legal action.

The KnowledgEquity website facilitates the purchase of products and services for online delivery. Delivery is via email, download or access to our online learning platform. Upon receipt of payment, KnowledgEquity will immediately make available and deliver all products and services purchased.

Products and courses are available for a term as specified by the particular item (e.g. per subject, per semester, or per year).

– Our CPD Library courses are available as a subscription service for a 12-month period and the subscription must be renewed after that period in order to continue receiving access to the course materials.

– Our CPD courses and packs are available as a subscription service for a 12-month period from purchase date.

– Our CPA Program online study support packages (for an individual subject) are available for the semester that the purchase takes place. Our early bird and value pack packages are stored as credits to your account and can be used either in the current semester or a future semester.

Once access is granted to the course materials for a particular subject in a particular semester, the term of access is limited to the end of that semester.