Terms of Use

By accessing the HoneyFriend.com.au website (referred to as the “Website”), whether through a mobile application or other means, you (referred to as the “User,” “Member,” or “You”) agree to abide by the terms and conditions outlined in this Terms of Use agreement (the “Agreement”) and the Privacy Policy, which can be found here. Regardless of whether you register as a Member on the Website, you are bound by this Agreement and the Privacy Policy. HoneyFriend.com.au is operated by our company, Honey Friend.

To access and use the Website, you must accept and adhere to this Agreement. This Agreement is presented in English, and in case of any discrepancies or inconsistencies, the English version of this Agreement shall prevail over any non-English translations. Please consult the English version of this Agreement if needed. The summaries provided here are for informational purposes only and do not constitute a formal part of the Agreement. They do not have any legally binding effect.

Summary: This Agreement is a legal understanding between You and Honey Friend, and it is a prerequisite for accessing and using the HoneyFriend.com.au website. The official language of this Agreement is English, and any disputes or uncertainties will be resolved based on the English version of the Agreement. These summaries serve as helpful explanations and are not legally binding themselves.

IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT OR YOU DO NOT MEET OR COMPLY WITH ITS PROVISIONS, DO NOT USE THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVICE.

Summary: These terms are mandatory when using the HoneyFriend.com.au Website or our Service. Please carefully read and accept this Agreement.

Before proceeding with this Agreement and gaining access to HoneyFriend.com.au’s Service, please review this Agreement meticulously, including the Acceptable Website Use provision, which STRICTLY PROHIBITS UNLAWFUL USAGE OF THE SITE, INCLUDING ESCORTING, PROSTITUTION, AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING.

Summary: When accessing our Website and Service, you must adhere to the law. Accessing our Service implies your agreement to these terms.

1. Binding Agreement

  • This Agreement is a digital contract that defines the legally binding terms. Acceptance of this Agreement is a prerequisite for using the HoneyFriend.com.au Website and becoming a “Member.” In this Agreement, “Member” or “Membership” refers to anyone who provides information to the Company on the Website to participate in the Service, whether as a free Member or a paid subscriber. The Company, Honey Friend, reserves the right to modify this Agreement at its sole discretion, and such modifications will be posted on the Website. Continuing to use the Website or the Service after the posting of modifications to this Agreement indicates your acceptance of these revisions.

Summary: This Agreement governs the relationship between you and Honey Friend. We can modify this Agreement, and your continued use implies acceptance of the updated terms.

  • This Agreement includes Honey Friend’s Acceptable Website Use Policy (as described here), Honey Friend’s Privacy Policy, notices regarding the Website, and terms you accept when becoming a Member or acquiring additional features, products, or services offered on the Website. These may include state-specific terms and terms concerning features, billing, free trials, discounts, and promotions.

Summary: Our Acceptable Use Policy and Privacy Policy are integral to this Agreement. Any additional terms you accept when using the Service are also part of these terms.

2. Eligibility

To register as a Member or use the HoneyFriend.com.au Website, you must be at least eighteen years old. By using the Website, you confirm that you have the legal capacity, authority, and right to enter into this Agreement and comply with its terms. If you become a Member, you further confirm that you have no felony convictions and are not obligated to register as a sex offender or a similar designation with any government or legal authority. Your use of the Service and Website must comply with this Agreement and all relevant local, state, national, and international laws, including Australia export control laws. By using the Service, you assert that you are not designated as a “Specially Designated National” or a person to whom the Service is prohibited by the Australian government. Using the Service where it is prohibited by law is not allowed. You are responsible for verifying whether the use of the Service is lawful in your jurisdiction.

Summary: You must be 18 or older to use HoneyFriend.com.au. By using our Service, you affirm that you have no felony convictions and are not required to register as a sex offender. Your use must comply with laws in your location.

3. Term and Termination

All terms in this Agreement remain effective while you use the Website and/or are a Member. Even after termination by you or Honey Friend, certain terms will still apply, except for those that expire or are fully satisfied by their nature. You can terminate your Membership at any time and for any reason by following the instructions in the Deactivate Account section in Account Settings or by sending a written termination notice to Honey Friend. After deactivation, we may retain some information for analytics, record-keeping, fraud prevention, fee collection, enforcement of this Agreement, protection of Website integrity, user protection, or other actions allowed by law. If information has been shared with third parties per our Privacy Policy, it will be subject to their policies.

Honey Friend may terminate your Membership at any time, with or without notice. If your Membership is terminated, whether by you or Honey Friend, no refund of unused subscription fees or credits will be issued.

Summary: These terms continue to apply even after you stop using the Service. You can terminate your Membership at any time. We may retain some information for various purposes. We won’t issue refunds if you violate these terms.

4. Exclusively for Non-Commercial Use

The Website and the Service are solely for personal use. Any other use, including by media, competitors, or any entity seeking to profit from the Website or Service, is considered “Commercial Use” by “Commercial Users.” Commercial Use includes activities like advertising, soliciting product or service sales, networking for commercial purposes, unauthorized press or media use, business lead generation, or data collection. Businesses or entities (other than individuals) cannot be Members and should not use the Service or Website. Unauthorized use, including unauthorized data collection or sending unsolicited email, will be investigated, and legal action may be taken, including civil, criminal, and injunctive relief. You may not use information obtained from the Service to contact other users without their prior explicit consent. Suspicious activities may be reported to governmental authorities.

Summary: The Website and Service are for personal use only. Unauthorized use will result in investigation and potential legal action, including reporting suspicious activities to authorities.

5. Account Security

Your HoneyFriend.com.au Membership account is strictly for personal use. It is your responsibility to safeguard the confidentiality of your username and password. You are solely accountable for all actions conducted under your username and password, including sharing your personal information with other users. Please be aware that Honey Friend is not responsible for any third-party access to your account information or personal data that may result from your actions or inactions, including voluntarily disclosing your username, password, or personal information. Additionally, you acknowledge that Honey Friend is not liable for third-party access to your account information resulting from theft or unauthorized access to your username, password, or personal information.

Summary: Keep your username, password, and personal information confidential. You are responsible for all activities on the Website using your credentials.

6. Risk Assumption and Precautions

  • Honey Friend assumes no responsibility for the behavior of any user, whether online or offline, on the Website or as part of the Service. You accept all risks associated with using the Service and the Website, including but not limited to the risks arising from online or offline interactions with other members or website users, such as dating or financial transactions. You agree to exercise caution when meeting individuals through the Website or Service and refrain from sharing your financial information, such as credit card or bank account details, with other members.
  • Honey Friend does not currently perform criminal background checks on its members. However, Honey Friend reserves the right to conduct such checks at its discretion using legally available records. By accepting these terms and conditions, you grant authorization for such checks.
  • Members may have the option to purchase a third-party self-background screening based on information they provide to the third party. Members who pass such a self-background screening may have a “Background Verified” mark displayed on their profile. Please note that Honey Friend makes no express or implied guarantees regarding the accuracy or reliability of third-party self-background screenings or the “Background Verified” mark. In no event will Honey Friend be liable for any damages, direct or indirect, general, special, compensatory, consequential, or incidental, arising from or related to self-background screenings or the “Background Verified” mark.
  • Honey Friend also makes no guarantees, either express or implied, regarding the compatibility of individuals you meet through the Service or their conduct.

Summary: You assume all risks when using the Service, including online and offline interactions. Be cautious when meeting people from the Website and never share your financial information. We don’t conduct criminal background checks on all members, but we may do so at our discretion. The “Background Verified” mark does not guarantee your compatibility with others.

7. Proprietary Rights

Honey Friend owns and retains all proprietary rights to the Website and the Service, including content, trademarks, trade names, service marks, and other intellectual property rights. The Website contains copyrighted material, trademarks, and other proprietary information owned by Honey Friend. Except for information in the public domain or for which you have received written permission, you may not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any proprietary information. You also agree not to remove, obscure, or alter any proprietary notices, including copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property notices.

Summary: We own the Website, Service, and all related intellectual property. Don’t use or alter our content without our written permission.

8. Acceptable Website Use

  • You are solely responsible for any content and information you post, upload, publish, link to, transmit, record, display, or otherwise make available (“Post” or “Posting”) on the Website or as part of the Service, including emails, videos, photographs, voice notes, recordings, or profile text, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted (collectively, “Content”). You may not Post on the Website or as part of the Service, or transmit to the Website or any other Member (either on or off the Website), any material that: (i) violates any applicable law or regulation; (ii) infringes on the copyright, trademark, trade secret, or other intellectual property rights of others or violates the privacy, publicity, or other personal rights of others; (iii) is offensive, inaccurate, profane, intimidating, defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive, or hateful; (iv) uses multiple accounts for one user; or (v) implies that any statements you make are endorsed by Honey Friend, the Website, or any related websites, affiliates, or subsidiaries. You represent and warrant that all information you submit upon registration is accurate and truthful and that you will promptly update any information provided by you that subsequently becomes inaccurate, misleading, or false.

Summary: You are responsible for the content you post on our Website. Don’t post material that violates laws, infringes on intellectual property rights, is offensive, or misleading. Keep your information accurate. We may monitor and remove content that violates these rules.

  • Honey Friend reserves the right, although not obligated, to monitor any content you post on the Website or as part of the Service. We may remove any content for any reason, including, but not limited to, violations of applicable laws or the terms of this Agreement. Additionally, we may remove content upon the request of any third party or for any other reason at our sole discretion. In certain cases, we may suspend or ban Members who post objectionable content, either as described in this paragraph or for other reasons.
  • By Posting Content on the Website or as part of the Service, You automatically grant to Honey Friend an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid-up, worldwide right and license to:

(i) Use, copy, store, perform, display, reproduce, record, play, adapt, modify, and distribute the Content.

(ii) Prepare derivative works of the Content or incorporate the Content into other works.

(iii) Grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing in any media now known or hereafter created.

Additionally, you authorize Honey Friend to act on your behalf with respect to infringing uses of your Content taken from the Service by other users or third parties. This license is subject to your rights under applicable law and is for the limited purpose of operating, developing, providing, and improving the Service and researching and developing new features.

  • You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Website, including, without limitation:

(i) Accessing data not intended for You or logging into a server or account that You are not authorized to access.

(ii) Attempting to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of a system or network or breaching security or authentication measures without proper authorization.

(iii) Attempting to interfere with or disrupt the Service or the Website.

(iv) Sending unsolicited email, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services.

(v) Forging headers or otherwise manipulating identifiers to disguise the origin of any information transmitted to or through the Website or Service.

(vi) Using any device or mechanism to retrieve, index, “data mine,” or reproduce the Website’s navigational structure or presentation.

(vii) Modifying, adapting, sublicensing, translating, selling, reverse engineering, deciphering, decompiling, or otherwise disassembling any portion of the Service, the Website, or related software.

  • The Website may be used only for lawful purposes by individuals seeking relationships. You represent, warrant, and agree that You will not use the Website or the Service for any purpose or in any manner that is prohibited by this Agreement or by applicable law. Prohibited activities include, but are not limited to:

(a) Using the Website for escort, prostitution, or human trafficking-related activities.

(b) Engaging with individuals under the age of 18.

(c) Posting false, misleading, or inaccurate Content about yourself.

(d) Posting Content that is not your own or for which You do not have the necessary rights.

(e) Impersonating or misrepresenting any affiliation or association.

(f) Allowing any other person to access your account, disclosing your password, or using your account for unauthorized purposes.

(g) Soliciting passwords or personal identifying information from other Members.

(h) Engaging in advertising, solicitation, or promotion of any products or services.

(i) Initiating off-site contact with Members without obtaining explicit permission through the Website.

(j) Posting advertisements, solicitations, or pyramid schemes.

(k) Using the Website or Service for unlawful purposes.

(l) Encouraging, promoting, facilitating, or instructing others to engage in illegal activity.

(m) Engaging in any activity that violates the criminal laws of your jurisdiction.

(n) Harassing or intimidating other Members or Company representatives.

(o) Framing or mirroring any part of the Service or the Website without prior written authorization.

(p) Using the Service to damage Honey Friend or its related websites.

(q) Using the Website for competitive purposes.

(r) Any other use that violates applicable law.

  • Commercial Use and Competitive Violations and Liquidated Damages:

Commercial Users (as defined in Section 4) act in violation of the terms of this Agreement and acknowledge that they are not using the Website for its intended purpose. Each instance of Commercial Use or competitive use of the Website is a breach of this Agreement and is subject to a $100,000 award for damages as liquidated damages. You acknowledge that any Commercial Use of the Website or Service will cause harm that is difficult to ascertain, and $100,000 for each violation is a reasonable estimate of such harm.

9. Respectful Interaction with Honey Friend Staff

You are expected to treat Honey Friend employees and agents with respect and courtesy. Harassment, annoyance, intimidation, or threats towards any Honey Friend employees engaged in providing our Service will not be tolerated. If we determine that your behavior towards our staff is threatening or offensive at any time, we reserve the right to terminate your Membership immediately, and you will not be eligible for a refund of any unused subscription fees.

10. Copyright Policy and Reporting Infringements

You are prohibited from posting, distributing, or reproducing any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information on the Website without obtaining prior written consent from the respective owners of those rights. If you believe your work has been copied and posted on the Service in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact our Copyright Agent at support@honeyfriend.com.au or write to us at: HoneyFriend.com.au, and provide the following information: an electronic or physical signature of an authorized person; identification of the copyrighted work being infringed; the location of the infringing material on the Website; your contact information; a statement of good faith belief that the material is not authorized by the copyright owner; and a statement, under penalty of perjury, that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on their behalf. Only copyright notices will be accepted at the above email address, and all other inquiries will be disregarded.

11. Subscription and Membership Terms

  • You are responsible for providing current, complete, and accurate information for your Billing Account. Ensure that all billing information, including changes such as billing address, card number, or expiration date, is promptly updated. Notify Honey Friend if your payment method is canceled or if you suspect a security breach.
  • All payments made on the Website are considered final, and you agree not to dispute or challenge these charges with your bank. In case of payment issues, open a support ticket on the Website to resolve the matter. If a bank dispute is initiated, you will be responsible for any outstanding balance, plus dispute case fees.
  • To ensure continuous service, Honey Friend offers automatic renewal of Memberships. You acknowledge that your account may be subject to automatic renewal for an additional equivalent period, as specified in your subscription. To manage your renewal preferences or terminate your subscription, visit “Account Settings” on the Website.
  • Honey Friend maintains a strict no-refund policy. This applies to all purchases on the Website, and no refunds, whether full or partial, will be issued for any reason or unused subscription credits. Some exceptions may apply for customers in specific regions.
  • When you deactivate your Honey Friend account or if it is suspended due to a violation of this Agreement or other policies, any remaining or unused subscription credits will be forfeited, and no refunds will be provided. Reactivating your account at a later date will not reinstate any previously forfeited credits.
  • Credits or subscriptions purchased for a specific Honey Friend account are non-transferable and cannot be transferred to any other account.
  • Honey Friend reserves the right to offer free Memberships to selected individuals at any time and for any duration while charging other Members. We may also cancel free trial periods for all or some Members. Please note that a Member’s profile may remain on the Website, even if they are not actively using the Service. In such cases, you may not be able to communicate with that Member unless they are actively using the Service.

12. Service Availability and Website Changes

We cannot guarantee uninterrupted, full-time operation of the Honey Friend website, and Members may occasionally experience service disruptions. A pro-rated refund will be issued only if the website remains offline for more than 72 consecutive hours. Please note that we do not provide technical support. We reserve the right to modify or discontinue, either temporarily or permanently, any part of the Website or the Service without prior notice to Members. You understand and agree that we are not liable for any modifications, suspensions, or discontinuations of the Service. To safeguard the integrity of the Website and Service, we may, at our sole discretion, block users from accessing the Website or Service based on specific IP addresses, and you agree not to attempt to circumvent any such user blocks imposed by Honey Friend.

13. User Information and Privacy

When you register for our Service on the Website, you’ll be required to provide certain information, including a valid email address (referred to as “User Information”). Our use of your User Information is detailed in our Privacy Policy, so please review it for further information. We reserve the right to offer third-party services and products to you based on your preferences as indicated in your User Information. These offers may come from us or third parties and are governed by our Privacy Policy.

You acknowledge and agree that Honey Friend may disclose your User Information and Content either partially or entirely if required by law, in response to a third-party request (subject to our Privacy Policy), or if, at our sole discretion, we believe such disclosure is reasonable to: (i) comply with the law, law enforcement requests, or legal processes; (ii) protect or defend Honey Friend, Honey Friend, or a third party’s rights or property; or (iii) ensure someone’s health or safety when there is a threat of harm or violence against any person, including users.

Irrespective of any other provisions in this Agreement or the Privacy Policy, we retain the right, though we are not obligated, to disclose any User Information and Content you submit to the Service if, in our sole judgment, we suspect or have reason to suspect that the information pertains to a party involved in, or potentially committing, a crime, or that it concerns the victim of a crime or any form of abuse, such as elder abuse, child abuse, spousal abuse, neglect, domestic violence, or human trafficking. Such information may be disclosed to the relevant authorities as deemed appropriate by Honey Friend.

Inactive user profiles, those not logged into for over 365 days, will be removed from the Service, and profile content will be deleted. User account settings and contact emails will continue to be managed by Honey Friend, subject to our Privacy Policy.

14. External Links

The Honey Friend website may include links to external sites not maintained by us. While we strive to include links to sites that are safe and tasteful for our users, we cannot guarantee the content or accuracy of these external sites and have no control over potential changes to them. The presence of a link on our Website does not imply our endorsement of the linked site. Should you choose to access third-party websites via these links, you do so at your own risk. Any interactions or transactions, including payments and deliveries of goods or services, between you and third parties found on the Website or Service are solely your responsibility. You also acknowledge that Honey Friend and its affiliated companies are not liable for any damage or loss, whether direct or indirect, caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with your use of, or reliance upon, the content, information, statements, advertising, goods, services, or other materials available on or through such linked websites or resources.

15. Disclaimers

Honey Friend bears no responsibility for any inaccurate or incorrect content posted on the website or in connection with the service. Such inaccuracies may arise from users of the website, members, or any equipment or programming associated with or employed in the service.

Honey Friend holds no liability for user or member conduct, whether it occurs online or offline. We also do not accept responsibility for any errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmission, communication line failures, theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, user or member communications.

Problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, email failures, or player issues resulting from technical problems or Internet traffic congestion, among other factors, are not under the purview of Honey Friend. This also extends to any injury or damage to users, members, or any other person’s computer in connection with the website, the service, or materials downloaded from the site.

Under no circumstances will Honey Friend be responsible for any loss, including personal injury or death, resulting from the use of the website, the service, any content posted on the website, or any interaction or contact between website users, whether such interactions occur online or offline.

THIS SITE IS INTENDED FOR ENTERTAINMENT AND INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. In compliance with applicable law, Honey Friend offers the website and service on an “as is” and “as available” basis without any warranties, whether express, implied, statutory, or otherwise. These warranties include, but are not limited to, implied warranties of satisfactory quality, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, expectations of privacy, or non-infringement. We do not guarantee that the website or service will be uninterrupted or error-free, secure, or that any defects or errors will be rectified.

Any material obtained through the use of the service or website is at your own discretion and risk. You will be solely responsible for any and all claims and causes of action related to any damage to your computer system, Internet access, download or display device, or loss or corruption of data that may result from the download of such material. If you do not accept this limitation of liability, you are not authorized to download or obtain any material through the service or website.

Periodically, Honey Friend may provide third-party opinions, advice, statements, offers, or other third-party information or content on the website or through the service. Such third-party content is the responsibility of the respective authors and should not be solely relied upon. These third-party authors are solely accountable for the content they provide. Honey Friend DOES NOT: (I) WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR UTILITY OF ANY THIRD-PARTY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE; OR (II) ADOPT, ENDORSE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE, OR STATEMENT MADE BY ANY PARTY APPEARING ON THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE. IN NO EVENT WILL HONEY FRIEND OR ITS AFFILIATES OR SUBSIDIARIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OR OTHER CONTENT POSTED ON THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE OR TRANSMITTED TO OR BY ANY MEMBERS.

Honey Friend cannot guarantee any specific results from the use of the website or service. The website is simply a platform for individuals to post personal and contact information for dating purposes. Honey Friend is not obligated to screen or censor information posted on the website, including user identities and user content. We are not involved in any actual communication between members, hence we have no control over the quality, safety, legality, or accuracy of the information or profiles posted. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other members, and Honey Friend is not liable for member communications in any way. While Honey Friend reserves the right to monitor communications on the website between you and other members or any other correspondence outside the website’s scope, it is not an obligation. The website and service serve as tools for initiating contact between members, and any subsequent interactions are beyond our control and occur at members’ own risk. It is essential that members exercise caution and discretion regarding information shared via email or any other means of communication. Your safety and the verification of the legitimacy of other members are your responsibilities. Internet frauds, schemes, and deceptions are prevalent, and we strongly advise a skeptical approach to all members until more information is known and their backgrounds are verified.

In addition to the preceding information under this Agreement, any advice or thoughts posted on the website or through the service provided under this Agreement are solely for informational and entertainment purposes. They are not intended to replace or substitute for any professional, financial, medical, legal, or other advice. Honey Friend disclaims all representations and warranties and expressly disclaims any and all liability regarding any treatment, action taken, or effects experienced by any person following the information provided within or through the website. If you have specific concerns or require professional or medical advice, consult an appropriately trained and qualified specialist and seek immediate attention from the appropriate professional.

You explicitly acknowledge and agree that Honey Friend is not liable for any defamatory, offensive, infringing, or illegal materials or conduct, whether initiated by you, third parties, or any other members. We reserve the right to remove such materials from the website without liability or notice to you.

Summary: Honey Friend assumes no responsibility or liability for various aspects related to the website and your use of it. You utilize the website and service at your own risk, and any interactions with other users or members are also at your own risk. If you read something on our site, use common sense, conduct thorough research, and take precautions.

16. Limitation on Liability

Honey Friend’s commitment to providing quality service is unwavering; however, we acknowledge that, like any platform, we may encounter imperfections. Thus, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, we cannot be held liable for incidental, special, consequential, or indirect damages arising from your use or inability to use our services. This includes but is not limited to damages such as loss or corruption of data, service interruptions, or the need for substitute services. Even if we were aware of the possibility of such damages, our liability will not exceed the amount you paid for your membership, or if you haven’t paid for any service, the equivalent of AUD$25.00.

Furthermore, Honey Friend cannot be held liable for any damages, whether direct, indirect, general, special, compensatory, consequential, or incidental, arising from the conduct of you or any other member while using our service. This encompasses bodily injury, emotional distress, and any other damages that may result from interactions or meetings with other members. This also extends to claims, losses, or damages stemming from members who have registered under false pretenses or who attempt to defraud or harm you.

To the fullest extent allowed by applicable law, you release Honey Friend from any responsibility, liability, claims, demands, or damages, regardless of their nature or whether they are known or unknown, arising from disputes between users and the actions or omissions of third parties. This includes claims of negligence. You explicitly waive any rights you may have under Australian law or any other statute or common law principles that would otherwise limit the scope of this release to only those claims you may know or suspect to exist in your favor at the time you agree to this release.

Even if your remedies under this agreement fail to achieve their essential purpose, the limitation of liability provisions outlined in this section will remain in effect.

17. Litigation of Disputes

Honey Friend always prefers amicable and informal dispute resolution and encourages you to contact us at support@HoneyFriend.com.au or by mail at HoneyFriend.com.au before considering litigation. However, please note that neither you nor Honey Friend are required to engage in pre-litigation dispute resolution.

Both parties agree that any disputes will be exclusively litigated in the state and federal courts of New South Wales, Australia, and no other forum. By using the website and service, you irrevocably consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal or state courts located in Sydney, Australia.

You and Honey Friend acknowledge that neither party will initiate or participate in any class action or other class proceeding related to any dispute with the other party. If you access the website or use the service from outside the Australia, you waive all rights under the laws and regulations of the territory from which you access or use the website or service.

This agreement and any dispute between you and Honey Friend will be governed by the laws of the state of New South Wales, Australia, without regard to principles of conflicts of law.

18. Consent to Service of Process by Email

By using the website or service, you consent to service of process for any summons and/or complaint at the email address provided when creating your Honey Friend account. You also agree that email is a reasonable means of notice and service for any litigation.

19. Consent to Allow Honey Friend to Bring Lawsuits on Your Behalf

You consent to Honey Friend bringing actions on your behalf, or on behalf of any other member or members, in any judicial, arbitral, or other forum where Honey Friend’s rights may be implicated.

20. Indemnification

You agree to protect, indemnify, and hold Honey Friend, its officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, and subsidiaries harmless from any claims, actions, or demands that arise from your use of the Honey Friend platform or any breaches of the terms outlined in this Agreement. This also includes any breaches of your representations and warranties within this Agreement, any content you post on the platform, and any violations of laws or regulations. This indemnification extends to all third-party claims, actions, or demands, including those filed by your family members or dependents. You also agree that this indemnification covers all associated damages, costs, or expenses, including reasonable legal and accounting fees. Honey Friend reserves the right to assume exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification, and you must fully cooperate with Honey Friend in such cases.

21. General Provisions

Breach of this Agreement could cause Honey Friend irreparable harm. Therefore, you acknowledge that Honey Friend may seek extraordinary relief in court, such as temporary restraining orders, preliminary injunctions, and permanent injunctions, without the need for posting a bond or other security. This is in addition to any other rights or remedies Honey Friend may have for a breach of this Agreement.

This Agreement, which you accept by using the Honey Friend platform and further affirm by becoming a member, along with the Honey Friend Privacy Policy found on the platform and any applicable payment, renewal, and additional service terms, constitute the entire agreement between you and Honey Friend regarding platform use. It supersedes any previous agreements between you and Honey Friend related to platform use, including prior versions of this Agreement.

Unless explicitly stated otherwise, this Agreement remains in effect even after you terminate your service registration.

If any provision of this Agreement is deemed invalid, the remainder of this Agreement will continue to be fully enforceable.

Failure by Honey Friend to exercise or enforce any right or provision in this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision.

You acknowledge that your online account is non-transferable, and all your rights to your profile or content within your account terminate upon your death.

No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment relationship is created as a result of this Agreement. You may not make any representations or bind Honey Friend in any manner.

22. Special State Terms

The following provisions are added to this Agreement for subscribers residing in New South Wales, Australia:

As the buyer, you have the right to cancel this Agreement without penalty or obligation at any time before midnight of the third business day following the original contract date. This excludes Sundays and holidays. To cancel, send a signed and dated notice stating your intent to cancel this Agreement or similar words of effect to HoneyFriend.com.au, Attn: Terms of Use Manager, [Insert Address]. Please include your Honey Friend username and email address in your correspondence; failure to do so may delay your refund. If you cancel within this three-day period, we will refund the full amount of your subscription. In the event of your death before the subscription period ends, your estate is entitled to a refund of the portion of the payment allocable to the period after your death. If you become disabled before the subscription period ends, rendering you unable to use Honey Friend’s services, you are entitled to a refund for the portion of your payment allocable to the period after your disability. Please notify the company at the same address listed above in such cases.

23. Notice

Honey Friend may send you notices regarding changes to this Agreement or other platform-related matters using any reasonable means, such as email, regular mail, SMS, MMS, text message, or postings on the platform. However, if you violate this Agreement by unauthorized platform access, you may not receive these notices. You agree that you are deemed to have received all notices that would have been delivered had you accessed the platform in an authorized manner.

24. Revision Date and Amendment

This Agreement is subject to change by Honey Friend at any time. If you are a non-subscribing member at the time of a change, the revised terms will take effect when posted on the platform. Your use of the service after such posting constitutes acceptance of the revised Agreement. If you are a subscribing member at the time of any change, the existing Agreement will continue to govern your membership until renewed (either by you or automatically by the service) as described herein. If you continue your membership, your renewal constitutes acceptance of the revised Agreement. If you terminate your subscription at that time, your use of the service following termination constitutes acceptance of the then-existing Agreement.