is a social networking service that allows members to create unique personal profiles online in order to find and communicate with old and new friends. The service is operated by . By using the Website you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use (this "Agreement"), whether or not you register as a member ("Member"). If you wish to become a Member, communicate with other Members and make use of the services (the "Service"), please read this Agreement and indicate your acceptance by following the instructions in the Registration process.


This Agreement sets out the legally binding terms for your use of the Website and your Membership in the Service.
may modify this Agreement from time to time and such modification shall be effective upon posting by on the Website. You agree to be bound to any changes to this Agreement when you use the Service after any such modification is posted. This Agreement includes 's policy for acceptable use and content posted on the Website, your rights, obligations and restrictions regarding your use of the Website and the Service and 's Privacy Policy.


Please choose carefully the information you post on and that you provide to other Members. Any photographs posted by you may not contain nudity, violence, or offensive subject matter. Information provided by other Members (for instance, in their Profile) may contain inaccurate, inappropriate or offensive material, products or services and assumes no responsibility nor liability for this material.


reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post or remove any posting (including email) by you, or to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the Website and/or Services at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice, and without lability.


By participating in any offline event, you agree to release and hold harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, either directly or indirectly related to or arising from your participation in any such offline event.

Terms of Use

1) Your Interactions.

You are solely responsible for your interactions and communication with other Members. You understand that does not in any way screen its Members, nor does inquire into the backgrounds of its Members or attempt to verify the statements of its Members. makes no representations or warranties as to the conduct of Members or their compatibility with any current or future Members. We do however recommend that if you choose to meet or exchange personal information with any member of then you should take it upon yourself to do a background check on said person.

In no event shall be liable for any damages whatsoever, whether direct, indirect, general, special, compensatory, consequential, and/or incidental, arising out of or relating to the conduct of you or anyone else in connection with the use of the Service, including without limitation, bodily injury, emotional distress, and/or any other damages resulting from communications or meetings with other registered users of this Service or persons you meet through this Service.


2) Eligibility.

Membership in the Service where void is prohibited. By using the Website and the Service, you represent and warrant that all registration information you submit is truthful and accurate and that you agree to maintain the accuracy of such information. You further represent and warrant that you are 18 years of age or older and that your use of the shall not violate any applicable law or regulation. Your profile may be deleted without warning, if it is found that you are misrepresenting your age. Your Membership is solely for your personal use, and you shall not authorize others to use your account, including your profile or email address. You are solely responsible for all content published or displayed through your account, including any email messages, and for your interactions with other members.


3) Term/Fees.

This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Website, the Service, and/or are a Member. You may terminate your membership at any time. may terminate your membership for any reason, effective upon sending notice to you at the email address you provide in your Membership application or other email address as you may subsequently provide to . By using the Service and by becoming a Member, you acknowledge that reserves the right to charge for the Service and has the right to terminate a Member's Membership if Member should breach this Agreement or fail to pay for the Service, as required by this Agreement.


4) Non Commercial Use by Members.

The Website is for the personal use of Members only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by the management of . Illegal and/or unauthorized use of the Website, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of Members by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or unauthorized framing of or linking to the Website will be investigated. Commercial advertisements, affiliate links, and other forms of solicitation may be removed from member profiles without notice and may result in termination of membership privileges. Appropriate legal action will be taken by for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Website.


5) Proprietary Rights in Content on .

owns and retains all proprietary rights in the Website and the Service. The Website contains copyrighted material, trademarks, and other proprietary information of and its licensors. Except for that information which is in the public domain or for which you have been given written permission, you may not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any such proprietary information.


6) Content Posted on the Site.

a. You understand and agree that may review and delete any content, messages, Messenger messages, photos or profiles (collectively, "Content") that in the sole judgment of violate this Agreement or which may be offensive, illegal or violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of any Member.


b. You are solely responsible for the Content that you publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on the Service or any material or information that you transmit to other Members.


c. By posting any Content to the public areas of the Website, you hereby grant to the non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use, publicly perform and display such Content on the Website. This license will terminate at the time you remove such Content from the Website.

d. The following is a partial list of the kind of Content that is illegal or prohibited on the Website. reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action in its sole discretion against anyone who violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending communication from the Service and terminating the membership of such violators. Prohibited Content includes Content that:


i. is patently offensive and promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual;

ii. harasses or advocates harassment of another person;

iii. involves the transmission of "junk mail", "chain letters," or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming";

iv. promotes information that you know is false or misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous;

v. promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work, such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacture-installed copy-protect devices, or providing pirated music or links to pirated music files;

vi. contains restricted or password only access pages or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page);

vii. provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under 18;

viii. provides instructional information about illegal activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses;

ix. solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users;

or x. involves commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or pyramid schemes.


e. You must use the Service in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations. f. You may not engage in advertising to, or solicitation of, any Member to buy or sell any products or services through the Service. You may not transmit any chain letters or junk email to other Members. Although cannot monitor the conduct of its Members off the Website, it is also a violation of these rules to use any information obtained from the Service in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any Member without their prior explicit consent. In order to protect our Members from such advertising or solicitation, reserves the right to restrict the number of emails which a Member may send to other Members in any 24-hour period to a number which deems appropriate in its sole discretion.


g. You may not cover or obscure the banner advertisements on your personal profile page, or any page via HTML/CSS or any other means.


h. Any automated use of the system, such as using scripts to add friends, is prohibited.


i. You may not attempt to impersonate another user or person who is not a member of .


j. You may not use the account, username, or password of another Member at any time nor may you disclose your password to any third party or permit any third party to access your account.


k. You may not sell or otherwise transfer your profile.


7) Copyright Policy.

You may not post, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. It is the policy of to terminate membership privileges of any member who repeatedly infringes copyright upon prompt notification to by the copyright owner or the copyright owner's legal agent. Without limiting the foregoing, if you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the Service in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our Copyright Agent with the following information: an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website; your address, telephone number, and email address; a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf. 's Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached via email address.

8) Member Disputes.

You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Members. reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Members.


9) Disclaimers.

is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate content posted on the Website or in connection with the Service provided, whether caused by users of the Website, Members or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Service. is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the Website or Member of the Service. assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, any user or Member communication. is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or players due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website or combination thereof, including any injury or damage to users and/or Members or to any person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading materials in connection with the Website and/or in connection with the Service. Under no circumstances shall be responsible for any loss or damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from use of the Website or the Service or from any Content posted on the Website or transmitted to Members, or any interactions between users of the Website, whether online or offline. The Website and the Service are provided "AS-IS" and expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the Website and/or the Service.


10) Limitation on Liability.


11) Disputes.

If there is any dispute about or involving the Website and/or the Service, by using the Website, you agree that any dispute shall be governed by the laws of the area in which we are based without regard to conflict of law provisions and you agree to personal jurisdiction by and venue in the area in which we are based.


12) Indemnity.

You agree to indemnify and hold , its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Service in violation of this Agreement and/or arising from a breach of this Agreement and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above.


13) Other.

This Agreement is accepted upon your use of the Website and is further affirmed by you becoming a Member of the Service. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and regarding the use of the Website and/or the Service. The failure of to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. The section titles in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. Please contact us with any questions regarding this Agreement. is a trademark of <owners business name>.

Face of New Zealand site User Terms:

1.    NO SPAM. Advertising is only allowed in Ads, Extensions and Jobs Bids, and in accordance to their respective rules.

2.    Forums are for discussions and collaboration. Post in Forums ONLY in case your issue needs group input.

3.    Blogs are for opinions, news and ideas. Post in Blogs ONLY if you have something to tell about the topic.

4.    Answers are for asking questions and answering them collaboratively. Post in Answers ONLY if you have a question to ask, or want to answer one.

5.    Jobs are for posting custom job offers. Post in Jobs ONLY if you want to offer a paid job to Members. Place Bids ONLY in case you are confident that you can execute the job.

6.    Ads are for posting commercial announcements, service offers and any other classifieds Post in Ads ONLY if you are promoting a product or service.


We strive to provide an enjoyable online experience for all of our users and reserve the right, but undertake no duty, to review, edit, move, or remove any content submitted by site  users, in our sole discretion and without prior notice.

The following  site  Rules apply to all-content  you upload or otherwise submit to the website, including, but not limited to, all text, photo, audio and video files, extensions or other data. These site Rules are intended to highlight and supplement some of the terms and conditions set forth in the site Terms  and Conditions You should review the entire document to understand the terms and conditions that apply to you. For complete information on how this website handles personal information you provide to us, please read the Privacy.  Your use of the website, and/or submission of any content, constitutes your agreement to our Terms of Use and Conditions of Service, Privacy Policy, and the given site  Rules.

Violation of any of these rules will result in the removal of content. Repeat violations may result in suspension or termination of your site profile without prior notice.

By joining and using Face of New Zealand  you agree to abide by the following rules:

General Rules

1.    You certify that you are 13 years of age or over.

 You are solely responsible for the photos, profiles (including your name, image, or other data), messages, notes, text, information, music, video, and other content that you upload, publish or display (hereinafter, 'post') on or through site , or transmit to or share with other users.

Warning. Your postings on this public forum will become public. Your text will be available to anyone with an Internet connection. You may remove your content from the website at any time

Please be descriptive, specific, and concise in your postings. This way, your opinion and point is clearly understood and referenced. Remember, people from all over the world read here with English as a second language.

Face of New Zealand  is not a venue for the resolution of personal disputes with members or companies.

Any on-site private discussions may be shared with administrators if we feel it is necessary.

Face of New Zealand  administration does not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, encourage, verify, or agree with the comments, opinions, or statements posted on forums, blogs or otherwise contained in the site.

Any information or material placed in any section of website, including opinions and advice, are the views and responsibility of those who post the statements and do not necessarily represent the views of the service provider (Face of New Zealand).

Lively debate and opposing opinions are welcome, but please behave courteously and responsibly.

Personal exposure. Anyone posting another member's personal details or website details without permission will be banned.

Do not post information that encourages criminal activity of any kind, or any statements that may give rise to civil liability.


1.    Your profile details cannot include URLs or other forms of advertising.

2.    Profile pictures cannot include sexually explicit or graphically intense images.

Communities Rules

   Site  General Rules should be applied in the regulation of Communities.

   Issues not addressed in the present document will be considered on the individual basis in compliance to the Terms of Use and Private Policy.

Blogs Rules

 Face of New Zealand blogs are special profiles used solely for non-commercial purposes.

  You may not set up a blog in site  on behalf of another individual or entity unless you are authorized to do so.

The topic of a blog entry is the topic for all comments pertaining to it. No commercial or spam messages. If you are interested in advertising, Please contact us.

Links or references to other products, websites, or services in general are not allowed in blogs, unless it is absolutely necessary. Use of the links in the context, which the administration would find as unjustified, will be considered as hidden advertisement of the provided resource link.

No press releases, newsletters, web pages, or copyrighted content may be inserted into blog posts. Minor fair use excerpts of less than one paragraph (4 sentences) may be used if the content is publicly available on the internet.

Double posts or repetitive posting of the same point over and over are not allowed and will not help your argument.


 Keep your messages on topic for the particular discussion you are involved in. Please do   not direct others to contact you.

 No all-caps or all-bold please. It is extremely hard to read.

Forums Rules


The basic ground rules for discussions on site  forums are simple: be polite, use common sense, don't break the law and don't post any message that even hints at advertising.

 All postings in site  forums shall be of an informational nature and for informational purposes only. Commercial use or any other unauthorized use of the forums is prohibited.

You may not post commission, referral or affiliate links anywhere on the forum.

Do not use the forums to solicit or conduct business, including the direct or indirect marketing of a user's products or services, in any manner. For instance, you may not direct others to contact you.

site  forums may not be used to provide information, materials, products, or services in exchange for compensation of any kind. You may not post any message that is commercial by nature.

1.    You acknowledge and agree that you use and/or rely on any information obtained through the discussion forums at your own risk.

2.    Comments to the posts may contain possible solutions/suggestions pertaining to the discussed problem. Posts with help proposals/contact info will be deleted. You can accomplish this via the site mail system.

3.    It is highly recommended that you monitor the flow of the initiated conversation (thread) and update problem status until resolved.

4.    Cross-posting is not allowed. Cross-posting refers to posting duplicate threads or posts, or the linking to threads or posts already started by the member with the intention of gaining exposure.

5.    You may not post on behalf of any banned member in site blogs, forums, private messages, or e-mail features.

6.    You may not bump threads. Bumping refers to posting useless information or any other action to deliberately keep a thread hot or to bring it to the top of the forum.

7.    You may not use discussions to recommend or criticize other products or services, or any company without first-hand experience of those products or services. This includes companies recommending other companies.

8.    You may only discuss details about your company and/or product offerings when the thread starter or poster has made direct reference to your company and stated something untrue or misleading, or something which clearly needs clarifying. The response must be in direct reference to the point discussed only and contain no added promotional information.

9.    Submissions regarding the administration or moderation of forum posts or comments are not permitted and will be removed. If you have an issue or question regarding our administrative policies or actions, contact us: support@faceofnewzealand.com



1.    The moderator must be respectful, fair, and give equal attention to all community members and\or issues raised in the process of moderation. Discrimination of any kind is prohibited.

2.    Personal relationships affecting the overall process of moderation must be avoided.

3.    When provided with partial access to the extensions source codes, a moderator may not use it for personal, commercial, or other unacceptable and\or illegal purposes and must pay due attention to the copyright issue.

4.    A moderator should facilitate the conversational flow and monitor timely feedbacks to any posted information, material, or the like. Do not allow a situation where the latest posts are reviewed and responded earlier than the older topics.

5.    Moderators are highly advised to comment only on those topics and products in which he\she has adequate competence and\or experience and avoiding unprofessional statements thus being a perfect example of professional behavior and good conduct.

Jobs Rule

In general, site Rules set above for posts submitted in any part of site should be applied in the regulation of Jobs.

Issues not addressed in the present document will be considered on the individual basis in compliance to the Terms and Privacy.