Copyright Disclaimer and Privacy

Copyright Disclaimer and Privacy


Information and materials on this website, including data, pages, documents, online graphics, images and web pages, audio and video are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary.

You may download, store in cache, display, print and copy a single copy or part of a single copy of information or material from this site only for your personal, non-commercial use and only in an unaltered form.

Information or material from this website may be used for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review, as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 and may only be reproduced as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968.

Any permitted reproduction made must acknowledge the source of any selected passage, extract, diagram or other information or material reproduced. Any reproduction made of the information or material must include a copy of the original copyright and disclaimer notices as set out here.


This website is presented by NTRS for the purpose of disseminating recycling and waste management information free of charge for the benefit and convenience of the public. This website is not a substitute for independent professional advice. Nothing contained in this site is intended to be used as advice.

This is an Australian website. It’s content is intended for the use of residents of the Northern Territory only.

NTRS does not accept any liability for any injury, loss or damage incurred by use of or reliance on the information.

NTRS makes every effort to ensure the quality of the information available on this website and updates the information regularly. Before relying on the information on this site, however, users should carefully evaluate its accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance for their purposes, and should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances.

NTRS can not guarantee and assumes no legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information.

This website contains links to other websites which are external to NTRS. NTRS takes reasonable care in selecting linking websites. It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external websites.

Linkage to external websites should not be taken to be an endorsement or a recommendation of any third party products or services offered by virtue of any information, material or content linked from or to this website. Users of links provided by this website are responsible for being aware of which organisation is hosting the website they visit.

Views or recommendations provided in linked websites do not necessarily reflect those of NTRS.

Linking to this website

You may link to this website, but permission is restricted to making a link without any alteration of the website's contents. Permission is not granted to reproduce, frame or reformat the files, pages, images, information and materials from this website on any other website unless express written permission has been obtained from NTRS.

NTRS reserves the right to prevent linking by giving notice.


Every endeavour is made to ensure that this website is secure. However, users should be aware that the World Wide Web is an insecure public network that gives rise to a potential risk that a user's transactions are being viewed, intercepted or modified by third parties or that files which the user downloads may contain computer viruses or other defects.

NTRS accepts no liability for any interference with or damage to a user's computer system, software or data occurring in connection with this website. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from this site is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage the user's computer system, software or data.


NTRS makes every effort to comply with Information Privacy Principles (see Glossary below) 1 to 3 and 10 and 11 of the Privacy Act 1988.

This statement explains the type of information that is collected by NTRS, how such information is used and under what circumstances and to whom it may be disclosed. If you have any privacy concerns, you should direct them to the web manager.

NTRS will only record your email address in the event that you send us a message by email. Your email address will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to any mailing lists without your prior consent by way of a specific request in writing. We will not use or disclose your email address for any other purpose, without your prior written consent.

NTRS may use a 'cookie' for maintaining contact with a user through a website session. A cookie is a small file supplied by NTRS and stored by the web browser software on your computer when you access the NTRS site. (An explanation of cookies generally can be found at the site of the Australian Privacy Commissioner). The cookie allows NTRS to recognise you as an individual as you move from one page to another.

This cookie will be immediately lost when you end your internet session and shut down your computer. Our copy of your information will be automatically deleted twenty minutes after you last used the system. This information is only used to help you use our website systems more efficiently, not to track your movements through the internet, or to record private information about you.

Any system on this website that records information about you will specifically ask your permission first.

NTRS makes a record of your visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:
the user's server address
the user's top level domain name
the date and time of access to the site
pages accessed and documents downloaded
the referring site

This information is analysed to show broken links in our website, bottlenecks, and other website problems. We use this information to redesign for efficiency of use.

No attempt will be made to identify anonymous users or their browsing activities unless legally compelled to do so, such as in the event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the Internet Service Provider's log files.

Access for people with a disability

Material produced through the web is a service covered by the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (DDA). This requirement applies to any individual or organisation developing a World Wide Web page or placing or maintaining a web page on an Australian server. The provision of this information through the internet is in itself a service and as such, is covered by the DDA.

For further information about these terms, e-mail us or call us at 08 8947 2721.