Terms and Conditions
Master Painters Association Queensland agrees to supply membership entitlements to you, the Applicant, for the purpose of benefits to be attributed to the painter or painting business identified within the application form. We agree to confer on you the membership rights in accordance with our rules upon payment of the required membership fee and the applicant’s compliance with the rules and Code of Ethics of the Master Painters Association Queensland.
Master Painters Association Queensland membership period follows the Australian financial year—1 July to 30 June.
The membership fee for the first year of membership will be determined on a pro rata basis.
Please note that all fees, costs and prices quoted by Master Painters Association Queensland on this website are in Australian dollars (AUD$), unless otherwise explicitly stated.
The Joining Fee is a once off administration charge and is not refundable. Should your membership lapse or be terminated, re-application must be made within 3 months of lapsing or termination or the membership will be considered a new member and will incur the full Joining Fee.
Membership renewals will be automatically sent to members for successive 12 month terms (following the Australian financial year) unless the member provides written notice of intent to cancel the membership at least 30 days before the end of the membership period.
Members receive three months to pay their membership fee (due by 30 September each year). If you do not pay your subscription by this due date:
- Your membership rights will be terminated; and
- Your membership services will be suspended until payment in full is received.
Membership Fee Refunds
Master Painters Association Queensland does not refund or reimburse any portion of a membership fee.
Please note that Master Painters Association Queensland does not provide refunds on any products for ‘change of mind’ or ‘incorrect purchasing decisions’. As such, ensure that you choose products carefully before making a purchase.
If goods purchased via Master Painters Association Queensland are faulty, or do not perform as advertised, we are happy to provide an exchange, a refund, or a credit note.
The range of membership services current at the date of this application is set out at www.mpa.org.au. Master Painters Association Queensland may suspend, vary or withdraw any of these services without notice.
Membership entitlements and benefits are extended to the member and authorised individuals associated with the member, such as employees or contractors.
Supplemental, specialist and customised products may also be made available, on a fee for service basis, at special rates for members in most cases. Such products may include but are not limited to:
- Seminars, Workshops and Conferences
- Training Courses
- Specialised Services
- Awards for Excellence Programs
- Representation and Mediation
To the extent permitted by the law, Master Painters Association Queensland excludes all liability including that arising by virtue of any implied conditions or warranties in relation to our services and to the extent that such liability cannot be lawfully excluded under the laws of New South Wales and the Commonwealth of Australia.
Use of Your Personal Data
As part of your membership service, Master Painters Association Queensland may use your personal information to:
- Promote your business through various media such as websites, member directories and the like.
- Offer you products and services relevant to your business from both MPA and other commercial providers.
- Send you commercial electronic messages.
Availability of Terms and Conditions
These Terms and Conditions are available upon request. They are reviewed from time to time and any amendments will be included in the updated Terms and Conditions.
Acceptance and Changes to Master Painters Association Queensland Terms and Conditions
You acknowledge and accept that your use of the Master Painters Association Queensland website indicates your acceptance of the Master Painters Association Terms and Conditions. These are the current Terms and Conditions. They replace any other Terms and Conditions published on Master Painters Association Queensland to date. We may, at any time, make amendments to the Terms and Conditions by publishing new Terms and Conditions on the Master Painters Association Queensland website. You accept that by doing this, Master Painters Association Queensland has provided you with sufficient notice of the amendments. It is your responsibility to check the Terms and Conditions each time you visit the Master Painters Association Queensland website.
Master Painters Association of Queensland is the peak representative body & a union of employers for the state’s painting & decorating industry. We represent the interests of all individuals and companies operating within the industry, & encourage high standards of craftsmanship & business practices.