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Terms & Conditions

These Terms and Conditions (Terms) set out the terms and conditions on which Ruku Ki Te Ako Limited (we, our or us) agrees to permit you to access and use our mobile authoring tool called Ruku Ki Te Ako located at, and any websites, applications or services operated by us that are directly related to Ruku Ki Te Ako (Ruku Ki Te Ako).By using Ruku Ki Te Ako you (you, your) agree to be bound by these Terms, as altered by us from time to time. If you do not wish to agree to these Terms, including any updated version of these Terms, you must stop using Ruku Ki Te Ako. Our Service 

  • We agree to provide you with access to Ruku Ki Te Ako on the terms and conditions set out in these Terms.
  • Ruku Ki Te Ako will be provided via and any other APIs, websites or systems we may adopt from time to time. 
  • We are providing Ruku Ki Te Ako on a non-exclusive basis and we reserve the right to provide the same or similar services to any other person.
  • We will use reasonable endeavours to provide Ruku Ki Te Ako in accordance with any timeframes agreed with you but we do not guarantee any minimum level of availability or any minimum response or fix times.
  • We may modify, enhance or remove (Change) Ruku Ki Te Ako from time to time with or without providing notice to you. In the event that any Change materially and adversely affects you, you will be entitled to terminate your access provided you must pay all Fees up to the date the Change is introduced.
  • By using Ruku Ki Te Ako, you agree to comply with any policies or other requirements issued by us from time to time, and those policies and other requirements will form part of these Terms. 

Fees and payment 

  • You agree to pay the fees set out on our website at (Fees) in consideration for our provision of Ruku Ki Te Ako.
  • The Fees must be paid by credit card in advance unless otherwise agreed by us in writing.
  • The Fees are exclusive of all goods and services, sales, valued added and other taxes which are payable by you in addition to the Fees. 

Entitlement to access 

  • You agree that: 
    • access to Ruku Ki Te Ako is only available to you and, if you are a company or other organisation, any of your employees to whom you have granted access; 
    • usernames and passwords are personal and must not be shared with any other entity or person; and 
    • you are liable for all acts and omissions of your personnel who access Ruku Ki Te Ako. 
  • You must not: 
    • access or use Ruku Ki Te Ako for any illegal or unauthorized purpose; 
    • resell, license, transfer or otherwise make Ruku Ki Te Ako available to any third party, or use Ruku Ki Te Ako to provide services to a third party; or 
    • reverse engineer or access Ruku Ki Te Ako or any part of it to build a competing product or service. 


  • If you create an account, you agree that you are responsible for keeping the information connected with your account up to date. 
  • You agree that, if and when you register for Ruku Ki Te Ako, and whenever you provide us with any information or materials, either through the website or in any other way: 
    • all information and material that you provide to us or upload into Ruku Ki Te Ako will be accurate, complete and up to date, and you will provide us with all information requested; 
    • you have all the rights necessary to provide the information and materials to us and for us to make the information and materials available to others through Ruku Ki Te Ako; and 
    • for any personal information you provide to us about any person, you have obtained that person’s consent to provide us with that information and for us to use that information in accordance with these Terms and to provide Ruku Ki Te Ako. 
  • You agree not to: 
    • impersonate another person; 
    • use a false name or a name you are not authorised to use; 
    • create a false identity or provide a false address or email address; or 
    • be misleading as to the identity or origin of any communications. 

Warranties, liability and indemnity 

  • You acknowledge that, except as expressly provided in these Terms and to the fullest extent permitted by law, we give no warranties in relation to Ruku Ki Te Ako or any related service, either express or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties relating to quality, fitness for any particular purpose or ability to achieve a particular result. 
  • Our maximum aggregate liability to you arising out of any and all claims under these Terms, or relating to Ruku Ki Te Ako, will not in any circumstances exceed the Fees paid by you in the 12 months prior to the date such liability first arose. 
  • You agree to at all times indemnify us and our officers, servants and agents against any and all liability, claims, losses, damages, costs or other expenses of any nature whatsoever awarded against, incurred or suffered by us or our officers, servants and agents arising out of or in connection with your use of Ruku Ki Te Ako, and/or any breach of these Terms by you or your personnel. 

Intellectual Property Rights 

  • You acknowledge and agree that all intellectual property rights in Ruku Ki Te Ako and in our software, content and materials are owned by us or our licensors. 
  • You may not in any form or by any means adapt, reproduce, store, perform, publish or create any derivative works from any part of Ruku Ki Te Ako or our software, or commercialise or on-sell any information or software obtained from Ruku Ki Te Ako or otherwise from us. 
  • You agree to abide by these Terms and such other terms and conditions relating to use of Ruku Ki Te Ako and any materials on Ruku Ki Te Ako as we or our licensors may specify from time to time. 

Ending access to the Service 

  • We may terminate your access to Ruku Ki Te Ako at any time: 
    • by giving you at least 30 days’ notice; 
    • if you breach any of these Terms. 
  • We also reserve the right to suspend or terminate your access to Ruku Ki Te Ako if suspect that you have breached these Terms or breached any applicable law or we otherwise consider that such suspension or termination is required. 

Privacy and security 

  • Your privacy is important to us. We may gather, use and disclose information about you in accordance with our privacy policy, which may be found in our Privacy Policy. Our privacy policy forms part of these Terms, and by using Ruku Ki Te Ako you agree to our privacy policy. 
  • We will use all reasonable endeavours to put in place and maintain adequate security measures to safeguard the information you provide to us from access or use by unauthorised persons, but we provide no warranty or guarantee as to security. 
  • You are responsible for keeping your login information (if any), including your email address and password, secret and secure. You agree not to permit any other person to use your name or access your account and not to disclose (directly or indirectly) any information that may allow another person to gain access to your account (if any). 


  • We may amend these Terms from time to time. Notice of any such amendments will be announced on and will be effective immediately, unless we state otherwise. You are responsible for reviewing these Terms regularly to obtain timely notice of any such changes. 
  • Your continued use of Ruku Ki Te Ako will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to these Terms. 


Our failure or delay to exercise any right or remedy we may have under these Terms will not be construed or operate as a waiver thereof, nor will any single or partial exercise of any right or remedy preclude the further exercise of such right or remedy. 

Governing Law 

These Terms will be governed by the law of New Zealand. You agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand.