divvito Terms of Use

Welcome and thanks for signing up to or using Divvito. By using Divvito or signing up for an account, you’re agreeing to these Terms of Use (“Terms”) so please read carefully as this is a legally binding agreement. We request that you read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy. If you have any questions about our Terms, feel free to contact us. These Terms are valid as of 1 December 2017.


Divvito (“Divvito”, “we,”, “us” or the “Service”) is a messaging application accessible through the iPhone or Google Play app stores (the “App”) that allows you to communicate with the other parent. Divvito is owned and operated by Divvito Pty Ltd, an Australian corporation, ABN 25 604 923 220, established in the State of Queensland. As a customer of the Service or a representative of an organisation that’s a customer of the Service, you’re a “Member” according to this agreement (or “you”). Any Member you link your account to is a “Shared Account Holder” (or “Shared Member”). Divvito has employees, independent contractors, and representatives (“our Team”) who service the App and its Members.



1. Eligibility

In order to use Divvito, you must:

1.     be at least eighteen (18) years of age and legally capable of entering into contracts;

2.     complete the sign-up process;

3.     agree to the Terms; and

4.     provide complete, true and current information.

By using Divvito, you represent and warrant (ie, legally promise) that you meet all the requirements listed above, and that you won’t use Divvito in a way that violates any laws or regulations.

2. Term

The Term begins when you sign up to Divvito for personal use or on behalf of an organisation or entity, and continues while you’re using the Service. Downloading the app and logging in via Facebook or Gmail means that you’ve officially “accepted” the Terms. If you sign up on behalf of an organisation or entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to accept these Terms on their behalf.

3. Changes

We may change any of the Terms by posting revised Terms of Use on our App and/or by sending you an email. The new Terms will be effective immediately and apply to any continued or new use of Divvito. We may change the Website, the Service, or any features of the Service at any time.

4. Closing Your Account

You or Divvito may terminate this Agreement at any time and for any reason by giving Notice to the other party. Divvito may suspend its Service to you at any time, with or without cause. If we terminate your account without cause, we’ll refund a prorated portion of your monthly prepayment. We won’t refund or reimburse you if there’s a violation of these Terms. Once terminated, we may permanently delete your account from our App and all the data associated with it.

5. Use of Account

Certain content in your account is shared with your approved Shared Account Holder and is for the positive benefit of both parties and their dependents. This includes scheduling and calendar details, changeover checklists, shared expenses and messaging. We don’t know the nature of your personal relationship, and we don’t arbitrate disputes over creation, use, or deletion of shared account details. All shared content can be used by either party for documentation in legal proceedings. Unacceptable use of your shared account, as outlined below, will not be accepted:

• explicit language

• according the United Nations regarding domestic violence, ‘any acts of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual or psychological harm or suffering, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of liberty, whether occurring in public or private life. This includes, but is not limited to, physical, sexual and psychological violence’.

All other details are private. Refer to our Privacy Policy.

If you violate these Terms, we may suspend or terminate your account. If you violate these Terms, all documentation can be used as evidence in any legal proceedings brought against you. We may also suspend or terminate accounts where we see content, behaviour, or other factors that pose a threat to our system.

6. Account and Password

To ensure the security of your information stored on Divvito, you’re responsible for keeping your account name and password confidential. Notify us immediately of any unauthorised use of your account. We’re not responsible for any losses due to stolen or hacked passwords. We don’t have access to your current password, and only at your request can we reset your password.


7. Charges

Our account charges are posted on our App and may be changed from time to time. New pricing structures will also be sent to you by email.

8. Beta App free plan

Until such time that Divvito deems fit, the service is in beta mode and free for account holders to use. We will notify you in advance when the App will cease to be in beta mode and when charges will commence.

9. Yearly Plans

Our yearly charges are posted on our public website and may be changed from time to time. Payments are due for any year on the same date to the day you made your first yearly payment (the “Pay Date”). If you close your account mid-year, no prorated refund is offered for the remaining period of the year. You can revise your subscription to a monthly plan at any time prior to the Pay Date.

10. Credit Cards

As long as you’re a Member, you’ll provide us with valid credit card information and authorise us to deduct yearly charges against that credit card. Anyone using a credit card represents and warrants that they are authorised to use that credit card, and that any and all charges may be billed to that credit card and won’t be rejected. If we’re unable to process your credit card order, we’ll try to contact you by email or mobile and suspend your account until your payment can be processed or new information for any credit card that expires is updated with valid information.

11. Refunds

We’ll give you a refund at a pro rata rate to the yearly charge if we stop providing our Services to you for a reason that’s not laid out in these Terms. You won’t be entitled to a refund from us under any other circumstances. We may offer a refund if a Member applies for one based on the requirements posted on the Website.


12. Proprietary Rights Owned by Us

You will respect our proprietary rights, including but not limited to patents, trademarks, service marks, trade secrets, and copyrights, and the software used to provide Divvito.

13. Proprietary Rights Owned by You

You represent and warrant that you have permission to use all of the material associated with your account. You retain ownership of the materials that you upload to the Service. We may use or disclose your materials only as described in these Terms and our Privacy Policy.

14. Privacy Policy

We may use and disclose your information according to our Privacy Policy. Our Privacy Policy will be treated as part of these Terms.


15. Reporting Abuse

If you think anyone is violating any of these Terms, please notify us immediately.


16. Limitation of Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by law, you assume full responsibility for any loss that results from your use of the App and the Services, including any downloads from the App. We and our Team won’t be liable for any indirect, special, punitive or consequential damages under any circumstances, even if they’re based on negligence or we’ve been advised of the possibility of those damages. Our total liability for all claims made about the Service in any month will be no more than what you paid us for the Service the month before.

17. No Warranties

We provide the material on the App and the Service as is to the maximum extent permitted by law. We make no warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Since people use Divvito for a variety of reasons, we can’t guarantee that it will meet your specific needs.

18. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold us and our Team harmless from any losses, including legal fees that result from any claims you make that aren’t allowed under these Terms due to a “Limitation of Liability” or another provision. You also agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from any losses, including legal fees, that result from third-party claims that you or someone using your password did something that, if true, would violate any of these Terms.

19. Legal Fees

If we file an action against you claiming you breached these Terms and we prevail, we’re entitled to recover reasonable legal fees and any damages or other relief we may be awarded.

20. Subpoena Fees

If we have to provide information in response to a subpoena related to your account, then we may charge you for our costs. These fees may include legal professional and employee time spent retrieving the records, preparing documents, and participating in a legal proceedings.

21. Disclaimers

We and our Team aren’t responsible for the behaviour of any other Members of Divvito.

22. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on the App and public website could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. We do not warrant that any of the materials on the Website are accurate, complete, or current. We may make changes to the materials contained on the Website at any time without notice. We do not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

23. Links

We have not reviewed all of the sites linked from the public website and are not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by us of the site. Use of any such linked website is at your own risk.

24. Site Terms of Use Modifications

We may revise these Terms of Use at any time without notice. By using the App you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms of Use.

25. Governing Law

Any claim relating to the App shall be governed by the laws of the State of Queensland without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

26. Prelaunch promotion terms

By entering Divvito’s Early Access Promotion, you accept the following terms and conditions:

Promotion Terms and Conditions
•    The Prizes are as follows
1) MAIN PRIZE: One (1) US$500 voucher to an online service provider that offers cleaning, cooking, food delivery or home care services, and a lifetime subscription to Divvito Messenger. Regarding the voucher, the winner will advise Divvito of their selection and Divvito will organise the online voucher in their name.
2) SECONDARY PRIZES: Ten (10) copies of Daring Greatly by Brene Brown, (including delivery) and lifetime subscriptions to Divvito Messenger.

•    The Winners will be contacted via email unless stated otherwise.
•    The Promoter of the Competition is Divvito Pty Ltd, ABN 25 604 923 220 whose principal office is at Level 3, The Precinct, 305 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia, 4001.
•    Information on Prizes and how to enter form part of these conditions of entry.

How to Enter:
1.    To participate in the Promotion, the entrant must register to gain Early Access to Divvito’s Messenger in the App Store.

2.    To increase chances to win, the participant will receive an extra entry for:    
       a) every referral thats signs up
       b) when they download the Divvito Messenger from the App Store
       c) when they’re ex-partner downloads the app and signs in to Divvito Messenger

3.    Entrants must fully and correctly complete and submit the entry form on Divvito website, refer friends via their unique code provided by third-party provider Viral Loops, a subsidiary of Intercom, and downloads the App. If you do not supply the information, your entry will be deemed invalid. You may only sign up for this promotion once.
•    Registering is deemed acceptance of the terms and conditions.
•    The Prizes are not negotiable or redeemable for cash.
•    Each Prize must be redeemed by the Prize Winner, or gifted to another person who uses Divvito.
•    Eligibility: to be eligible to enter this Promotion, a person must:
       1.    be over 18 years of age
       2.    fully and correctly complete and submit the form on the Divvito website
       3.    not be employees of Divvito and their immediate families, the staff of companies involved in the production, publishing and administration of this promotion and their immediate family means parents, siblings, defacto, spouse, children and grandparents.
•    Competition Dates: The Promotion commences 12:00 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on December 17, 2017 and closes 12:00 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on March 17, 2018. All entries must be received by the Promoter by 11:59 am AEST on March 17, 2018.
•    Competition Draw: Winners will be randomly drawn before 5:00 pm March 17, 2018 at the Divvito office. The Winners of the Prizes will be the first eligible entries randomly drawn. The decision will be conclusive and no correspondence will be entered into.
•    Winner Notification: Divvito will notify winners by email by COB on March 18, 2018. and reserves the right to use information regarding the Winners of the Promotion for marketing purposes, including publication of their names on the websites maintained by the Promoter.
•    No liability of Promoter: The Promoter accepts no responsibility whatsoever for late, misplaced, lost or ineligible entries. The Promoter makes no representations or warranties as to the quality, suitability or merchantability of the Prizes to the extent permitted by law, the Promoter is not liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered (including but not limited to direct or consequential loss) or for any personal injury sustained in connection with the entry into the Competition or acceptance of the Prize. This paragraph is not intended to exclude any liability which cannot be excluded under Australian consumer protection laws. Any such liability is limited to the resupply of the Prize.
•    The Promoter reserves the right to alter or amend these terms and conditions and/or cancel the Promotion at any time prior to the Promotion closing without further recourse to the entrants.
•    Important – Privacy: The information that entrants provide will be used by the Promoter for the purpose of conducting the Promotion and of periodically providing entrants with marketing information about the Promoter’s products and services. By entering this Promotion entrants consent to the use of their contact details for the purposes described in this clause.
•    Force Majeure: If for any reason this Promotion is not capable of running as planned (including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter), which corrupts or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Competition, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to take any action that may be available, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Competition. The Promoter reserves the right it its sole discretion to disqualify all entries from any individual who tampers with, or benefits from tampering with the entry process which as a result corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Competition.
•    In the case of intervention of any outside agent or event which naturally changes the result or prevents or hinders its determination including but not limited to vandalism, power failures, tempests, natural disasters, acts of God, civil unrest, strikes; the Promoter may in its absolution discretion cancel the Competition and recommence it from the start with the same conditions.
•    The Promoter of the Promotion is Divvito Pty Ltd, ABN 25 604 923 220 whose principal office is at Level 3, The Precinct, 305 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia, 4001.


Woo hoo, you’ve reached the end! Thanks for taking the time to get up-to-date with Divvito’s Terms of Use. Enjoy using Divvito. 

Revised: Dec 17 2017 © Divvito