Australia's Federation Guard's (AFG) Facebook Acceptable Use Policy
This is the official Facebook page of Australia's Federation Guard; therefore, it is essential that a suitable standard of conversation is maintained at all times.
As a user of this page, we ask you to please show courtesy and respect to others and not use the comments functionality to abuse others, expose others to offensive or inappropriate content or use it for any unlawful purpose.
The guidelines for the use of the official Australia's Federation Guard's Facebook page must be abided by at all times:
-We do not allow graphic, obscene, explicit or racial comments or submissions nor do we allow comments that are abusive, hateful or intended to defame anyone or any organisation.
-Links to non Government websites, other Facebook groups or non-official Defence pages may be removed at the discretion of the AFG Social Media team.
-This is an apolitical page and as such posts attacking either side of the Australian Government will be removed.
- We will not take responsibility for any comments made by users of this page. This page will be monitored regularly to detect any inappropriate behaviour and posts that breach the guidelines. Any posts that do breach the guidelines will be deleted.
- Please ensure that you protect the safety of our personnel in the Australian Defence Force by not tagging, labelling or mentioning people, locations and dates of those personnel currently serving on Operations, unless the post has been cleared by the Department of Defence.
Australia's Federation Guard reserves the right to delete any comments at its discretion that is seen to be in breach of the abovementioned guidelines.
The appearance of external links on this page does not constitute official endorsement on behalf of the Department of Defence.
Defence personnel should read DI(G)ADMIN 08-1 and DI(G)ADMIN 08-2 before posting anything on social networking websites such as Facebook.You should also be aware of what other people can see on your own profile if you haven't restricted access to it.
FACEBOOK PRIVACY STATEMENT:
Australia's Federation Guard may record information posted to this Facebook page and use that information for the purpose of administering its Facebook page, considering and/or addressing any comments made, and archiving.
Australia's Federation Guard may identify individuals who have posted on its Facebook pages, where authorised or required by law, or for the purpose of assisting or conducting an investigation, This may include, but is not limited to, an internal complaint of unacceptable behaviour, investigations under the Defence Force Discipline Act, or investigations by civilian authorities.
While the Facebook pages will be regularly updated, Australia's Federation Guard accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, currency and completeness of any information posted on this page or its relevance and suitability for any purpose. For further information about Australia's Federation Guard please visit our website or contact us.
Australia's Federation Guard may, from time to time, post links to other websites providing information about upcoming events in Australia that may be of interest to our followers. However, such links are posted for convenience only and do not constitute endorsement of material at those sites, or any associated events, organisations, products or services.
Australia's Federation Guard accepts no legal liability whatsoever arising from, or connected to: the publication of links to events or other content; any failure to moderate inappropriate content (whether due to technical error or otherwise); or the use of, or reliance on, any links or other content posted by a user on this Facebook page.
Australia's Federation Guard reserves the right to delete any comments made on this page that it deems inappropriate or in breach of its values and guidelines. Australia's Federation Guard is in no way obligated to respond to individual comments or questions on this page.