Website Terms of Use

Website Terms of Use

When you’re launching your website, one of the most important and overlooked steps is making sure you and your users are protected by Terms of Use.

This do-it-yourself document will help you draft Terms of Use tailored to your website and business in less than 10 minutes.

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Website Terms of Use

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Our intuitive tool will guide you through the process step-by-step from start to finish. It’s quick, easy and simple to understand – just how legal documents ought to be.

The expert interview wizard will help you answer a few questions and prepare your document in the background. You’ll have your custom Website Terms of Use in 10 minutes or less.

When you’re done, print or download a PDF version for you to review, customise or sign.

What are Website Terms of Use?

Website Terms of Use set out exactly what people can do on your website, and how they can use the contents of your site. 

Our document generator allows you to customise Terms to cover websites offering:

  • Online sales of physical goods — i.e. tangible products.
  • Online sales of digital goods — i.e. intangible products (eg, e-books, software, etc).
  • Online purchase of services — services that are provided online and/or offline.
  • Online directories —  listings of third party businesses.
  • Online marketplace  —  allowing users to place orders directly with third party businesses through the website.

You can also provide for website features such as user accounts, user-generated content and payment facilities like PayPal, eWay and Stripe, or direct electronic funds transfer (EFT).

When do I need Website Terms of Use?

If your business advertises or offers your products or services online, you need Website Terms of Use.

What topics does a Website Terms of Use cover?

  • Prohibited conduct
  • Violations of website terms of use
  • Indemnity
  • Registration and account security
  • Orders (Offer, Acceptance, Price, Shipping Costs, GST) 
  • Payment Methods
  • Refunds and other remedies
  • Third party dealings
  • User acknowledgements
  • Supplier’s terms and conditions (for marketplaces)
  • Refunds from suppliers (for marketplaces)
  • Disputes between users and suppliers (for marketplaces)
  • Intellectual property
  • User Content
  • Disclaimer of warranties
  • Limitations of liability

What are the main decisions I need to make in creating a Website Terms of Use?

  • Does your website provider goods or services, or both?
  • Is your website a directory, or does it offer marketplace functionality?
  • Does your website allow for user-generated content or user account creation?
  • What payment options do you offer?  Will you charge extra for credit card payments? 
  • Would you like a Returns Policy?
  • Is your brand, logo or business name trademarked?

What are the other names for Website Terms of Use?

Website Terms of Use are also known as: 

  • Terms and Conditions
  •  Conditions of Use
  • Website Refunds Policy
  • Products Website Terms of Use
  • Services Website Terms of Use
  • Products and Services Website Terms and Conditions
  • Subscription services terms and conditions
  • Online sale of services terms and conditions
  • Online sales of goods terms and conditions
  • Online sales of digital goods terms and conditions
  • Online Marketplace Terms and Conditions
  • Online Directory Terms and Conditions

Frequently Asked Questions

You and website visitors or users.

Generally you need this document when you have a website offering goods (physical or digital), or services, an online marketplace or directory, or even just allowing for user accounts or user generated content.



These phrases are often used interchangeably. 

However, if a distinction is necessary, a Website Terms of Use will typically apply broadly to every website visitor or user. 

Terms and Conditions are more specific and targeted to select visitors trying to access a particular product or service in your website.

The Terms of Use will explain that your users accept the agreement by accessing the site (see Agreement to these Website Terms of Use).

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