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Terms and conditions of use


General advice warning
Vanguard Investments Australia Ltd (ABN 72 072 881 086 / AFS Licence 227263) is the product issuer.

We have not taken your or your clients' circumstances into account when preparing our website content so it may not be applicable to the particular situation you are considering. You should consider your and your clients' circumstances, as well as our Product Disclosure Statements (PDS) or Prospectus, before making any investment decision or recommendation. You can access our PDS or Prospectus online or by calling us.

This website was prepared in good faith and we accept no liability for any errors or omissions. Past performance is not an indication of future performance.


Investments not guaranteed 
Our products aim to closely track index returns before fees and taxes. Investments are not guaranteed and may decrease in value. Past performance is not an indication of future performance.


Copyright, trademarks and intellectual property
All text, graphics, sound and video files, downloads, podcasts, calculators, planning models and other content on this website are the intellectual property of Vanguard Investments Australia Ltd (unless indicated otherwise) and may not be reproduced or distributed in any way or by any medium without prior written permission.

"Vanguard", "Vanguard Investments", "Vanguard Online", "Plain Talk", "LifeStrategy", "Smart Investing" and the ship logo are trademarks of The Vanguard Group, Inc.

Vanguard's trademarks must not be reproduced or used in any way without prior written permission and, in particular, must not be used in a way which is likely to mislead or deceive investors or which suggests an association or endorsement which does not exist or in any way which disparages or discredits Vanguard or any Vanguard related entity.

Other trade marks appearing on this site are the exclusive property of their respective owners.

  • Adobe and Adobe Acrobat are registered trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated.
  • BPAY® is registered to BPAY Pty Ltd ABN 69 079 137 518.
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation.

Limitations on use (e.g. bookmarking and linking)
Individuals may bookmark or point to any page within the Vanguard website for personal, non-commercial purposes only, subject to the restrictions outlined above and below.

Other users may include a link to our website by pointing to Vanguard's homepage only (http://www.vanguard.com.au), subject to the restrictions outlined above and below.

You must not:

  • deliver any of the pages, text, images, or content of Vanguard's website using "framing" technology without the express written permission of Vanguard Investments Australia Ltd;
  • reproduce or use in any way any of Vanguard's trade marks;
  • suggest an association or endorsement which does not exist;
  • disparage or discredit Vanguard or any Vanguard related entity;
  • allow any advertising or communication between the link and the corresponding Vanguard website page.

Third party content
Vanguard Investments Australia Ltd is in no way responsible for the content of any website that may be linked to Vanguard's website via hyperlink; whether the hyperlink is provided by Vanguard or by a third party.


Security of your account
Certain parts of this website may be protected by passwords or require a login. You must provide Vanguard with current, complete, and accurate information as prompted by the registration process and agree to regularly update this information to maintain its completeness and accuracy. You must not obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorised access to any part or feature of this website through any means not intentionally made available to you by Vanguard.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any account information, user names, logins, passwords, and security questions and answers that you use to access any page or feature on this website. You are responsible for logging off from your account and any protected areas of the website. Further, you are fully responsible for all activities occurring under your accounts, user names, logins, passwords, and security questions and answers that result from your negligence, carelessness, misconduct, or failure to use or maintain appropriate security measures. If you become aware of any suspicious or unauthorised conduct concerning your accounts, user names, logins, passwords, or security questions and answers, you should contact Vanguard immediately. Vanguard will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this paragraph.


Foreign users
This website is for Australian residents and investors and New Zealand investors investing through the Vanguard Index Funds Investment Statement. This website has not been constructed with any other country in mind. Investments will not be accepted from residents of other countries unless permitted by law. References to dollars are to Australian dollars unless otherwise specified.


Disclaimer of liability
This website was prepared in good faith and, to the extent permitted by law, we accept no liability whatsoever for any loss or damage arising in connection with access to this website, howsoever arising.

In particular, we do not accept liability arising in connection with:

  • any errors or omissions;
  • information being out of date;
  • information being unsuited to your situation;
  • access to the website being unavailable;
  • viruses and any damage to your equipment or data as a result of accessing or downloading information from the website; any information, website or link created by a third party, to the extent permitted by law.

In excluding liability, we do so on behalf of Vanguard Investments Australia Ltd and its related bodies corporate and all funds which they control or manage, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees.

The only audited information contained on this website is the annual reports of the funds.


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