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Terms & Conditions

WaterBid Terms and Conditions

This User Agreement was posted on 16 February 2017. It is effective upon acceptance for those users who accept it through registration of a WaterBid Account.

In this User Agreement:

  • "WaterBid" is a product wholly owned and maintained by “Gippsland and Southern Rural Water Corporation” trading as “Southern Rural Water”
  • "WaterBid" means the https://waterbid.srw.com.au/ website


By using the WaterBid service, you agree to the following terms with WaterBid. If you have any questions, please contact Southern Rural Water Customer Service.

Before using “WaterBid” you must accept these terms and conditions, which are here to protect all users of the system.

Using WaterBid

Correct use of WaterBid allows for a fair and equitable system for purchasing water on offer at auction. We ask that you follow the required steps in placing your bids and meet your obligations on payment.

While using WaterBid, you must not:

  • fail to deliver payment for items purchased by you;
  • manipulate the price of any item or interfere with other users' listings;
  • circumvent or manipulate the fee structure, the billing process, or fees owed to Southern Rural Water;
  • post false, inaccurate, misleading, defamatory or offensive content (including personal information);
  • take any action that may undermine the feedback or ratings systems (such as displaying, importing or exporting feedback information or using it for purposes unrelated to WaterBid);
  • transfer your WaterBid account (including feedback) and user ID to another party without our consent;
  • distribute or post spam, unsolicited or bulk electronic communications, chain letters or pyramid schemes;
  • distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm WaterBid or the interests or property of WaterBid users.


We do not provide your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent.

We reserve the right to use your details for our own marketing purposes and to keep you informed of future WaterBid events.


You will indemnify us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint venturers and employees) against any claim or demand, including legal fees and costs, made against us by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this Agreement, or your infringement of any law or the rights of a third party in the course of using the WaterBid site.

WaterBid is not your agent for any purpose in relation to this Agreement or your use of the WaterBid site.


Southern Rural Water is located at 88 Johnson Street, Maffra, Victoria 3860.

We may amend this agreement at any time by posting updated terms and conditions at https://waterbid.srw.com.au/contents.php?show=terms and notifying you of any future changes in terms and conditions via the News section on the WaterBid website.