Terms of Use & Privacy

Maija Hirvanen

Terms of Use

Use of this website is subject to the following Terms of Use. Critical Path reserves the right to update these Terms of Use from time to time and users are responsible for checking for changes on a regular basis.

This website is owned and operated by Critical Path Inc.

General Disclaimer

Critical Path shall not be liable to you or any other party for any loss associated with the use of this website. This general disclaimer is not limited nor modified in any way by any of the following specific disclaimers.

Specific Warnings and Disclaimers

Except for any rights or remedies conferred on you as a consumer by Australian law which cannot be excluded, Critical Path herein excludes any other conditions or warranties which may be implied by statutory law, common law or custom.

Critical Path shall not be liable to you or a third party if damage or interference with your computer systems results from your use of this website. Please take your own precautions to ensure that content selected or used from this website are virus-free and free of worms, trojan horses or other elements which may affect the operations of your computer systems.

Critical Path does not warrant that your access to this website will be uninterrupted or error free or that any defects will be corrected.

Critical Path may, from time to time and without notice, amend, delete or add to this website’s content, services and/or structure. However, Critical Path does not warrant that the information maintained on this website is current or accurate, and shall not be liable for any errors in the information provided on this website.

Under no circumstances (including but not limited to any act or omission on the part of Critical Path) shall Critical Path be liable for any incidental, indirect, unique and/or consequential damages or loss of profits whatsoever that result from the use of, or inability to use, any parts of this website.

Critical Path may terminate this agreement and your access this website at any time and without notice. All restrictions imposed on you and all disclaimers and limitations of liability set out in these Terms of Use will survive termination of your access.

Critical Path does not necessarily endorse comments posted on this website. Critical Path reserves the right to remove or edit any comments which may be considered defamatory, in breach of any law or likely to cause offence.


This website is the intellectual property of Critical Path Inc and you may only use this website for your personal and non-commercial use.

Except with Critical Path’s written authority, you may not, in any form or by any means, adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, transmit, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of this website. Nor shall you be entitled to commercialise any information, products or services obtained from any part of this website.
You warrant that you are the owner of all copyright material which you post on this website, or, if you are not the owner, that you have all necessary permissions from the copyright owner. You grant permission for Critical Path to copy, share and communicate the material which you post to this site on a non-commercial  basis.

Linked Websites

This website may contain links to external websites owned and operated by third parties. These links are provided for convenience only and their appearance on this website should not be construed as an endorsement, approval or recommendation by Critical Path, of any of the information, products or services offered on those other websites. Neither shall Critical Path be held responsible for the content of any such linked, external websites. Use of such linked, external websites shall be at your own risk.

Critical Path may remove such links at any time without notice.

Governing Law

These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of New South Wales, Australia and by using this website you irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales, Australia and any courts which may hear appeals from those courts.

Our Privacy Policy

Critical Path is careful to respect and protect the privacy of its artists, audiences and other consumers. In the handling of your personal information, we are bound by Australian privacy laws including the Privacy Act 1988 and the Australian Privacy Principles.

Information we collect

As part of our day to day operations, we collect personal information from our participants, facilitators, audiences, patrons, e-news subscribers, supporters and volunteers.

This personal information generally includes your name and contact details. It may also include sensitive information about your professional history, your physical health, and your birthplace, cultural/linguistic background and ethnicity. Such sensitive information is only ever collected with your consent and only ever from artist participants and artist facilitators.

We may also solicit and record your feedback or opinions about our programs and organisation.

Use of your information

We use the information we collect to tell you about our programs and events, and advise you about similar events from affiliated organisations whose activities might interest you.

Any sensitive information collected by us is only ever used to report back to our funding bodies when we acquit grants, and all such information is provided to such bodies anonymously.

Sensitive information about your health is only requested from participating movement artists and is only used to assess any risks concerning your physical safety when participating in our programs, or in the event of a medical emergency.

From time to time we may also use your personal information to solicit donations or other support from you.
We respect your privacy and will only disclose your personal information to third parties as outlined above.

If you do not want your personal information stored or used in a particular way, please advise us accordingly. In accordance with Australian privacy law, you may also choose to deal with us anonymously or using a pseudonym, if practical.

Collecting and protecting your information

All personal information we collect is solicited directly from you or through a ticketing agency.

We take reasonable care to make sure that any personal information we hold is kept securely to prevent unauthorised use.

Accessing your information

If you need to update the personal information we hold about you, please contact our office. You can also access any personal information we hold about you. Please contact us to request access.


If you wish to unsubscribe from our communication, please use the ‘unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of the email or contact our office.


Please contact our office if you have any concerns about our use of your personal information. If you are in any way dissatisfied with our response you are entitled to complain about our use of your personal information by contacting the Privacy Commissioner on 1300 363 992.