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Access to the API Standards User portal
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Once you register on the API Standards User portal, you must keep all usernames and passwords secure and confidential and must not disclose them to any third party. You must take reasonable care to:
- choose a password that is a secret known only to you which cannot be easily guessed;
- not disclose your password to anyone;
- not allow anyone to see your password or have the opportunity to see it or record it when you enter it on a computer; and
- change your password at regular intervals.
You must immediately change your password and notify us if:
- you believe the secrecy of your password has been compromised; or
- you become aware of any unauthorised use of your username or password.
You agree that we are entitled to rely on the authenticity and authority of your username, password and session-specific codes generated by your hardware device to process actions or requests you submit to the website and that we may do so without further enquiry. You are responsible for any actions taken through your username and password.
We may suspend or terminate your account if you breach these terms and conditions or if we, at our sole discretion, deem your behaviour to be unacceptable.
To the extent permitted by law, Payments NZ and the API Centre:
- does not accept any liability, direct or indirect, for any loss or damage, however caused, arising from or relating to the content or use of this website.
- makes no warranties in relation to the accuracy of information obtained through use of this website or freedom of this website from computer virus.