Information about NZ Marketplace

Terms of use

NZ Marketplace terms of use

NZ Marketplace is a web service built on the Sharetribe platform. The general terms of Sharetribe below apply to the use of NZ Marketplace.  In addition to the Sharetribe Terms of Use, NZTE’s Terms of Use also apply.  Where there is any inconsistency between the terms, NZTE’s Terms of Use will prevail. 

Sharetribe is a social media service that allows its users to change favors and items and communicate with each other. The Sharetribe-service may only be used in accordance with these terms of use. The service provider reserves the right to change these terms of use if required. Valid terms of use can be found from Sharetribe’s website. 

Important note

NZTE is collating offers and needs to facilitate trades.  However, NZTE will not be involved in any of the contracts for goods or services in any way,  NZTE has not independently reviewed the quality or regulatory compliance of any goods or services offered through the platform and does not guarantee that matching offers and needs that it identifies will result in any trade.  After the connection is made, it is up to the parties to decide whether to trade with each other and what the terms of any trade will be.

Rights of Content

The users themselves retain the right to all text, pictures and other content that they create in the service. The users allow others to utilize the content in accordance with the nature of the service and furthermore allow the service provider to file information and data and make changes that are necessary for the service or the study, however other rights are not transferred from the users, unless specifically otherwise agreed. The responsibility of the content lies with the user, who has produced it to the service. The service provider has the right to remove any material when it deems it necessary.


No guarantees of the functioning of the Sharetribe service are given. The users are themselves responsible for their actions in the service and they should estimate the reliability of other users before dealing with them. The service provider can under no circumstances be liable for damage that is caused to the user. The user may not store any information or data in the service, and expect it to remain there.

The Removal of a User

The service provider has the right to remove any users from NZ Marketplace and terminate their right of use of the service without any specific reason and without being liable for compensation.