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This is subject to the material being reproduced accurately and not being used in a derogatory manner or in a misleading context. Where the material is being published or issued to others, the source and copyright status must be acknowledged.

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Further, the New Zealand Defence Force can not accept any liability if sites referred to are not available at any particular time.

Privacy Statement

The New Zealand Defence Force systems to which this web site connects and related equipment may be subject to monitoring (including by third parties) in order to support the utility and security of this site. Personal information regarding users may be collected for statistical purposes in determining the use of this web site. Information the New Zealand Defence Force may collect about you will not be disclosed to any other person in a form that will identify you except in the following circumstances:

  1. Where you have consented to such disclosure; or
  2. Where such disclosure is required or permitted by the Privacy Act 1993 or otherwise required or permitted by law

ResCo Mobile App Privacy Statement

New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF)  will not collect any personal information from you unless the End – User provides express consent.  If NZDF collects any personal information    from the End – User , it will be done in accordance with the Privacy Act (1993). This means that you will be informed of the purpose for which your personal information is being collected and how to exercise your right of access to that information.

End User License Agreement (EULA)

This non-exclusive End User License Agreement (EULA) is being established to enable you (End-user) to use ResCo Mobile App for end-use only. No fees are associated with this Agreement.

This Agreement shall be effective as of the installation of ResCo Mobile App and shall expire upon the discontinuation of use and deletion of related software, data or documentation.

Terms and conditions for using the ResCO Mobile App
A non-exclusive license is hereby granted to End-user to install and/or use the software, data or documentation, subject to the terms and conditions below. Installing the software or using the data or documentation, as developed by Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) and adapted with permission from the DRDC by the New Zealand Defence Force( NZDF), shall indicate the End-user’s acceptance to enter into an agreement with Her Majesty the Queen in Right of New Zealand Canada, acting through and represented by the Chief of Defence Force under these Terms and Conditions. If the End-user does not wish to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, any software, data or documentation installed shall be uninstalled and/or deleted immediately.

NZDF and the Defence Research & Development Canada (DRDC),   grants the End-user a non-exclusive license to use the ResCo Mobile App subject to the terms and restrictions set forth in this End-User License Agreement. Installing the software or using related data or documentation shall indicate the End-user’s acceptance of this Agreement.

The software, and all accompanying data and documentation are copyright, with all rights reserved to Defence Research & Development Canada (DRDC), and / or Her Majesty the Queen in Right of New Zealand.

Subject to these rights, End-user may not copy, modify, sublicense, assign, pledge, delegate, convey, transfer, translate, convert to any programming language, format, decompile, reverse-engineer or disassemble the software, data or documentation, in whole or in part.

NZDF and Defence Research & Development Canada (DRDC), makes no representation and extends no warranty of any kind, neither express nor implied, that any of the software, data or documentation hereby supplied is accurate, that specific results will be obtained from the use of the software, data, or documentation, or that the software, data or documentation is fit for any particular purpose. NZDF or Defence Research & Development Canada (DRDC),  is under no obligation to provide support for End-user’s use of the ResCo Mobile App.

Furthermore, in no event shall  NZDF and Defence Research & Development Canada (DRDC), be liable for any damages whatsoever in respect of any claim, action, demand or proceeding of any kind arising out of or related to the End-user's use of, or performance of, the software, data or documentation.

Finally, the End-user agrees to indemnify NZDF and Defence Research & Development Canada (DRDC), against all liabilities and costs, including legal fees, of defending any action, claim, demand or proceeding of any kind by any person or entity alleging losses, damages, costs, injuries or expenses resulting from the use of this software, data or documentation.