The Acceptable Use Policy is for publication on a website, contains rules and standards with which visitors of a website must comply when they are using its features.

The website owner may rely on such rules in preventing both the unauthorised reproduction of material contained on the website, and undesirable user behaviour such as hacking, introducing viruses and uploading illegal or defamatory content.

The terms allow the website owner to remove the offending material and to suspend, or permanently disable, a user’s right to access the site. It also creates certain contractual remedies for breach by the user of any of the standards imposed by it.