While every endeavour has been taken by East Coast LAB and its partners to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, East Coast LAB and its partners shall not be liable for any loss suffered, directly or indirectly, through the use of information on this website.

Persons requiring information in relation to a specific query should contact East Coast LAB directly. Information contained has been assembled in good faith.

Some of the information available on this site is supplied by or sourced from other institutions. East Coast LAB and its partners do not accept any liability for the accuracy or content of that information.  Where possible links to these institutions have been provided for further reading.


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  1. East Coast LAB reserves the right to change the content and/or presentation of any of the data at its sole discretion, including these notes and disclaimer. Use of this data/information is subject to these disclaimers and exclusions and by using the data/information the user is signifying his or her agreement to be bound by these exclusions and disclaimers.
  2. These disclaimers and exclusions shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of New Zealand. If any provision of these disclaimers and exclusions shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. 
  3. East Coast LAB provides this information in good faith.  However, East Coast LAB does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the data or warrant that the data is appropriate or suitable for the use to which it may be put by third parties.  Any person using the data does so at their own risk. 
  4. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, neither East Coast LAB nor any of its members, officers, associates, consultants, employees, affiliates, servants, agents or other representatives shall be liable for loss or damage arising out of, or in connection with, the use of, or the inability to use, the information contained in data and/or electronic files including, but not limited to, indirect or consequential loss or damages, loss of data, income, profit, or opportunity, loss of, or damage to, property and claims of third parties, even if East Coast LAB has been advised of the possibility of such loss or damages, or such loss or damages were reasonably foreseeable.
  5. East Coast LAB accepts no responsibility for any loss, damage, or injury resulting from reliance upon or use of the data, and accepts no liability for actions taken by others based on this data.