Terms of Use

These are the contractual terms of use for the Cars24 online content, data and functionality (our “services”). If you browse, access or use any such content, data or functionality (together referred to as our “services”), you agree to be bound by these terms. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not access or use our services.

Who we are and how to contact us

The services are provided by Global Cars Aus Pty Ltd (“we”, “our” or “us”). We are a limited liability company registered in Australia with ACN 645 541 920. Our registered office at Australia Square, Level 33, 264 George Street, Sydney, NSW 2000.

To contact us, please email at [email protected].

We may make changes to these terms

We may amend these terms from time to time by publishing the amended terms at this link.

We may make changes to our services

We may update and change our services from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users’ needs and our business priorities.

We may suspend or withdraw our services

Our services are made available free of charge.

We do not guarantee that our services will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our services for business and operational reasons.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access or use our services through your internet connection or longin are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

Our services are directed to people residing in Australia. We do not represent that content available on or through our services is appropriate for use or available in other countries.

We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you know your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at [email protected].

How you may use content and data provided through our services

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in content and data provided through our services. Those works are protected by the Australian Copyright Act 1968 (Cth). All such rights are reserved.

Please note that we only provide our services for domestic and private use. You must not use any part of the content or data provided through our services for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

If you breach these terms of use, your right to access and use our services will cease immediately.

Technical restrictions on use of our services

In accessing or using our services, you agree that you will not:

  • use any automated device, software, process or means to access, retrieve, scrape, or index our platform or any content;
  • use any device, software, process or means to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of our services;
  • undertake any action that will impose a burden or make excessive demands on our infrastructure that we deem, in our sole discretion to be unreasonable or disproportionate usage;
  • use or index any of our content or data for purposes of:
    • constructing or populating a searchable database of cars,
    • building a database of car-related information; or
    • competing with us in any manner that we have not specifically authorised;
  • transmit spam, chain letters, contests, junk email, surveys, or other mass messaging, whether commercial in nature or not;
  • use our services or any of our content in any manner which is, in our sole discretion, not reasonable and/or not for the purpose which it is made available;
  • violate the rights of any person, including copyright, trade secret, privacy right, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right;
  • pose as any person or entity or attempt to solicit money, passwords or personal information from any person;
  • act in violation of any term of use or other condition posed by us or any applicable law;
  • transmit or attempt to transmit any computer viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses or other items of a destructive nature;
  • attempt to gain unauthorised access to our services or the server from which our services are provided; or
  • attack our online services via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

We reserve the right to exercise whatever means we deem necessary to prevent unauthorised access to or use of our services, including, but not limited to, instituting technological barriers, or reporting your conduct to any person or entity.

Our registered trademarks

“Cars24” and the Cars24 logo are registered trademarks in Australia and globally. You are not permitted to use our trademarks without our written approval.

Editorial content

Any editorial content or articles published via our services are of a general nature only and do not consider your personal objectives, financial situation or particular needs. Editorial content should not be regarded as advice or relied upon by you or any other person and we recommend that you seek professional advice before acting on the content.

We are not responsible for websites we link to

Where our online services include links to websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.

We have no control over the contents of those third party websites or resources.

User-generated content is not approved by us

Our services may include information and materials uploaded by other users. This information and materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users do not represent our views or values.

How to complain about content uploaded by other users

If you wish to complain about content uploaded by other users please contact at [email protected].

Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you

We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our services or any content or data we provided as part of our services.

We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use, our services; or
  • use of or reliance on any content displayed via our services.

In particular, we will not be liable for:

  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; or
  • business interruption; or
  • loss of anticipated savings; or
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

As noted above, we only provide our services for domestic and private use and you agree not to use our services for any commercial or business purposes. We have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption or loss of business opportunity.

How we may use your personal information

Our Privacy Policy sets out how we use your personal information.

We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them

We do not guarantee that our online services will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our services. You should use your own virus protection software.

Which country’s laws apply to any disputes?

These terms of use, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by the laws of Victoria, Australia. You and we both agree that the courts of Victoria will have exclusive jurisdiction.