Website Use Terms and conditions

Welcome to the Australian Dress Register website. This website is owned and operated by the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney. Your access to and use of this website is subject to these terms, the Privacy Statement and all other terms contained on this website.

Amendments to terms and conditions

The Powerhouse Museum reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions from time to time. Amendments will be effective immediately upon notification on this website. Your continued use of the website following such notification will represent an agreement by you to be bound by the terms and conditions as amended.


The Powerhouse Museum does not accept responsibility for any loss, damage, however caused (including through negligence), which you may directly or indirectly suffer in connection with your use of this website or any linked website, or for any such loss arising out of your use of or reliance on information contained on or accessed through this website.

To the full extent permitted by law, the Powerhouse Museum disclaims all conditions or warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to merchantability and fitness for purpose.

Whilst the Powerhouse Museum has no reason to believe that any information contained on this website is inaccurate, it does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of such information, nor does it undertake to keep this website updated.

Specific warnings

You must ensure that your access to this website is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to you.

You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ for accessing this website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system. For the removal of doubt, we do not accept responsibility for any interference or damage to your own computer system which arises in connection with your use of this website or any linked website.

You acknowledge that despite all reasonable precautions on the part of the Powerhouse Museum, there is a risk of unauthorised access to or alteration of your transmissions or data or of information contained on your computer system or on this website. We do not accept responsibility or liability of any nature for any such losses which you may sustain as a result of such activity.


Copyright in this website (including text, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings and software) is owned or licensed by the Powerhouse Museum. Other than for the purposes of, and subject to the conditions prescribed under, the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) and similar legislation which applies in your location, and except as expressly authorised by these terms and conditions, you may not in any form or by any means:

adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of this website; or

commercialize any information (including but not limited to images, text, videos or sound recordings), products or services obtained from any part of this website;

without the prior written permission of the Powerhouse Museum, except as otherwise stated herein.

Restricted use

You are provided with access to this website only for your personal use or for educational use. You are authorised to print a copy of any information contained on this website for your personal use or for educational use, unless such printing is expressly prohibited. Without limiting the foregoing, you may not without the prior written permission of the Powerhouse Museum on‚Äësell information obtained from this website or use it in on a commercial basis.

Linked websites

This website may contain links to other websites (linked websites). Those links are provided for convenience only and may not remain current or be maintained.

We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices associated with linked websites.

The links to linked websites should not be construed as an endorsement, approval or recommendation by the Powerhouse Museum of the owners or operators of those linked websites, or of any information, graphics, materials, products or services referred to or contained on those linked websites, unless and to the extent stipulated to the contrary.

Termination of access

Access to this website may be terminated at any time by the Powerhouse Museum without notice.

Governing law

These terms and conditions are governed by the laws in force in the State of New South Wales, Australia. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales.


The Powerhouse Museum accepts no liability for any failure to comply with these terms and conditions where such failure is due to circumstances beyond its reasonable control.

If any of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions shall nevertheless continue in full force.