Terms and conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully.

Australian Red Cross Lifeblood ABN: 50 169 561 394

By using the pages in this site, you agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree, you should not use this site. These terms and conditions may be changed or updated from time to time.

Unless otherwise indicated, all information contained in this website is copyright © Australian Red Cross Lifeblood. All rights reserved. Apart from any use permitted under the Copyright Act 1968, you must not copy, frame, modify, transmit or distribute the material at this site without the consent of the copyright owner.

You may save a local copy or print a copy of material at this site for your own personal non-commercial use, provided the copyright notice on the material is not removed. However, you may not make any charge for such use and any commercial use is expressly prohibited. This means, for example, that you must not post material from this site to a local intranet site, or distribute the material for your own commercial purpose, without the copyright owner's permission.

You are welcome to link to this site, provided that in doing so you do not use any trade marks featured without permission. Red Cross (including Australian Red Cross Lifeblood) and Red Crescent emblems are protected symbols under international and Australian law. Use of these emblems by unauthorised persons, including their reproduction on other websites without appropriate authorisation constitutes a criminal offence under the federal Geneva Conventions Act.

You must not link to this site from a site or in a manner which disparages the reputation of Australian Red Cross Lifeblood, its related bodies corporate, suppliers or advertisers.

For permission to use text information or photographs from this website in a manner other than that stated above, please contact the National Communications Department of Australian Red Cross Lifeblood.

If you have any questions about this website, or if you find any errors, please notify us.


Any personal information submitted by you (whether personal information of you or another individual which you have the necessary consents to provide) to Australian Red Cross Lifeblood via this website is subject to and will be handled in accordance with the Australian Red Cross Lifeblood Milk Privacy Policy. You agree that, by using this website or communicating with Australian Red Cross Lifeblood, you have read the Lifeblood Milk Privacy Policy, understood its contents and consented to its requirements.

In order to administer, secure and back-up your personal information, your personal information may be transferred, stored, disclosed or processed in data centres located outside Australia from time to time.

You must not upload any personal information of another individual to this website unless you first make them aware of Australian Red Cross Lifeblood Milk Privacy Policy and have their consent to upload such personal information.

Restrictions and limitations of liability

Australian Red Cross Lifeblood does not make any express or implied representation or warranty in relation to the accuracy, adequacy, suitability, reliability or completeness of the information and materials in this website and expressly disclaims liability for errors or omissions in such information and materials.

Any warranty, representation, condition, guarantee or undertaking of any kind, implied, express or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non- infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose and freedom from computer virus in conjunction with the information and materials is excluded to the maximum extent permitted by law.

Notwithstanding any other terms in these terms and conditions, nothing in these terms and conditions excludes, restricts or modifies any consumer guarantee, right or remedy conferred on you by the Australian Consumer Law being Schedule 2 to the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (ACL) or any other applicable law that cannot be excluded, restricted or modified by agreement.

To the fullest extent permitted by law, the liability of Australian Red Cross Lifeblood for a breach of a non-excludable guarantee referred to in the paragraph above is limited, at Australian Red Cross Lifeblood's option to: (a) in the case of good supplied or offered by Australian Red Cross Lifeblood, any one or more of the following: (i) the replacement of the goods of supply of the equivalent goods; (ii) the repair of the goods; (iii) the payment of the cost of replacing the goods and of acquiring equivalent goods; or (b) in the case of services supplied or offered by Australian Red CrossLifeblood: (i) the supplying of these services again; or (ii) the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.

Australian Red Cross Lifeblood will not be liable to you for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential loss or damage, loss of profits or anticipated profits, economic loss, loss of business opportunity, loss of data, loss of reputation or loss of revenue (irrespective of whether the loss or damage is caused by or relates to breach of contract, tort (including negligence), statute or otherwise) arising in connection with your use of this website or information available through this website.

Notwithstanding the above paragraphs, the maximum aggregate liability of Australian Red Cross Lifeblood for all proven losses, damages and claims arising out of or in connection with these terms and conditions, this website or the information available through this website, including liability for breach, in negligence or in tort or for any other common law or statutory action, is limited to the sum of $100.

This site may be linked to other sites that are not maintained by Australian Red Cross Lifeblood. Australian Red Cross Lifeblood is not responsible for the content of those sites. The inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply endorsement by Australian Red Cross Lifeblood of the sites. Australian Red Cross Lifeblood makes no representations whatsoever about any other website which you may access through this one.


The information contained on this website is intended for medical education and should not be construed to be medical or professional advice. Health professionals who use our website assume full responsibility for appropriate use of the information available through this website.

The commentary contained on this website is not tailored to any particular factual situation. It may be used as a guide only and is not a substitute for expert opinion in decision-making about clinical indications for milk donations, procedures for their administration and for management of any adverse reactions.

The information provided on this website is designed to support not replace the relationship between a patient and a healthcare professional physician.

If you require advice in relation to a patient, an appropriate expert should be consulted in relation to the decision to administer milk products and/or manage adverse reactions.

The material in this site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Australian Red Cross Lifeblood may make changes or improvements at any time.

Information on the Australian Red Cross Lifeblood website, or those of any of its related, affiliated, or subsidiary units, is provided with the understanding that Australian Red Cross Lifeblood is not rendering professional advice or recommendations. You should not rely on any information on these pages to replace consultations with qualified professionals to meet your individual needs.