SLSA MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION AND DECLARATION
I hereby apply for membership of SLSA. In consideration of my application for membership being accepted, I acknowledge and agree that:
In this membership declaration:
"Claim" means and includes any action, suit, proceeding,
claim, demand, damage, penalty, cost or expense however arising
including but not limited to negligence BUT does NOT include a claim against
SLSA by any person entitled to make a claim under a relevant SLSA insurance policy or under the SLSA constitution or SLSA
"SLSA" means Surf Life Saving Australia Limited.
"SLS Organisations" means and includes SLSA, its subsidiaries, its members (including State Centres & Clubs), Branches and their
respective directors, officers, members, servants or agents.
"SLS Activities" means performing or participating in any capacity in any activity authorised or recognised by SLSA.
If my application for membership is accepted I will be a member of SLSC "", branch "",
State Centre "" & SLSA. I
acknowledge my application will be deemed to be accepted upon my
SLS Activities and I acknowledge that I will be bound by and agree
to comply with the constitutions, regulations and policies of the
SLS Organisations. These rules are necessary and reasonable for
promoting SLSA and surf lifesaving as a community service.
Warning: SLS Activities can be inherently dangerous. I
acknowledge that I am exposed to certain risks during SLS Activities
including but not limited to physical exertion, contact with surf
lifesaving equipment, body contact and surf, sea and weather
conditions. I acknowledge that accidents can and often do happen
which may result in me being injured or even killed, or my property
being damaged. I have voluntarily read and understood this warning
and accept and assume the inherent risks in participating in SLS
Exclusion of implied terms: I acknowledge that where I am a
consumer of recreational services, as defined by any relevant law,
certain terms and rights usually implied into a contract for the
supply of goods and services may be excluded. I acknowledge that
these implied terms and rights and any liability of the SLS
Organisations (or any of them) flowing from them, are expressly excluded
to the extent possible by law, by this membership declaration. To
the extent of any liability arising, the liability of the SLS
Organisations will, at the discretion of the relevant SLS
Organisation, be limited to the resupply of the services or the payment
cost of having the services supplied again.
Release & Indemnity: In consideration of SLSA accepting my application for membership I:
release and will release the SLS Organisations from all Claims that I may have or may have had but for this release
arising from or in connection with my membership and/or participation in any SLSA Activities; and
indemnify and will keep indemnified the SLS Organisations to the extent permitted by law in respect of any Claim by any
person arising as a result of or in connection with my membership and/or participation in any SLSA Activities
Fitness to Participate: I declare that I am medically and
physically fit and able to participate in any SLSA Activities
I am not and must not be a danger to myself or to the health and
safety of others. I will immediately notify SLSA in writing through my
Club of any change to my medical condition, fitness and ability to
Privacy: By completing this form I consent to SLSA using, disclosing and storing my personal
in this form is necessary for the proper management of SLSA events
and for administrating surf life saving and related activities in Australia.
The information is collected in accordance with the SLSA Privacy
Policy (available at www.sls.com.au). SLSA may share my information with SLSA Affiliates in accordance with
may also be used to notify me of other events, news, and to offer the provision of services,
including by third party providers, to me. I
I may access and request correction of my personal information
held by SLSA, or make a complaint about the handling of my personal information, and provides
information about how a complaint will
be dealt with by SLSA. If the information is not provided my application may be rejected.
I acknowledge that if I do not wish to receive
promotional material from SLSA sponsors and third parties I may advise in writing or via the
optout process provided in the relevant
Use of image: I consent to the relevant SLS
Organisation(s) of which I am a member, using my name, image, likeness
and also my
performance in or of any SLS Activity at any time to promote
the Objects of the relevant SLS Organisation(s), by any form of media. I
waive any rights I might have to or in such use of my name,
image or likeness by the relevant SLS Organisation(s).
I have provided the information required and signed this electronic form.
I warrant that all information provided is
true and correct. I acknowledge that this membership declaration
cannot be amended. If I do amend it my application will be null and
void and cannot be accepted by SLSA.
Severance: If any provision of this membership declaration
is invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, the phrase or clause is
be read down for the purpose of that jurisdiction, if possible, so
as to be valid and enforceable. If the phrase or clause cannot be so
read down it will be severed to the extent of the invalidity or
unenforceability of it in any other jurisdiction. Such severence does
affect the remaining provisions of this membership declaration or
affect the validity or enforceability of it in any other jurisdiction.
I have read, understood, acknowledge and agree
to the above declaration including the warning, exclusion of liability,
indermnity. I acknowledge that if my application for membership is
successful I will be entitled to all benefits, advantages, privileges
services of SLSA membership.