Acceptable use policy

The Acceptable Use Policy sets out the policies that customers must adhere to when connecting to and using  the Internet Niue service.

Before connecting to and using the Internet Niue service you must agree to this non-exhaustive list of restrictions, as well as those set out in the Terms & Conditions. In the event of inappropriate use, Internet Niue reserves the right to suspend or cancel your account.

Compliance with this agreement does not limit your personal obligation to comply with the law.  You remain legally responsible at all times for your actions.

Internet Niue reserves the right to modify the Acceptable Use Policy at any time.

1.  Illegal use

The Internet Niue network may be used only for lawful purposes. It may not be used – whether originating from your account, or through a third party which implicates your account – to transmit, distribute or store any material in violation of any applicable law or regulation.

Illegal uses include, without limitation, the following:

  1. Breaches of copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights
  2. Transmitting material that is obscene, defamatory, constitutes an illegal threat or incites hatred
  3. The violation of export or import controls
  4. Fraudulent and deceptive practice
    • Engaging in or fostering any consumer fraud such as illegal gambling, “Make Money Fast” schemes,  chain letters,  pyramid selling, or other illegal investment schems
    • Making or encouraging people to accept fraudulent offers for products, items or services by e-mail or other means.

2.  System and network security

Violations of system or network security are prohibited, and may result in criminal and civil liability. Internet Niue will investigate incidents involving such violations and may involve, and will cooperate with, law enforcement if a criminal violation is suspected. Examples of system or network security violations include, without limitation, the following:

  1. Unauthorised access to or use of data, systems or networks, including any attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without express authorisation of the owner of the system or network
  2. Unauthorised monitoring of data or traffic on any network or system without express authorisation of the owner of the system or network
  3. Interference with service to any user, host or network including, without limitation, mail-bombing, flooding, deliberate attempts to overload a system and broadcast attacks
  4. Forging of any TCP-IP packet header or any part of the header information in an email or a newsgroup posting

3.  Email

Sending unsolicited mail messages, including, without limitation, commercial advertising and informational announcements, is explicitly prohibited. A user shall not use another site’s mail server to relay mail without the express permission of the site.

4.  SPAM

Posting the same or similar message to one or more newsgroups (excessive cross-posting or multiple-posting, also known as “SPAM”) is explicitly prohibited.

Terms & Conditions

Download a copy of the Terms of Use Agreement

CONNECTION &  MAINTENANCE

Rocket Systems Limited connects customers to the Internet Niue service, and maintains the Internet Niue WiFi network.

Contact: Rocket Systems Limited, Main Road, Utuko, Alofi, Niue; Tel: +683 4638;
Email: Contact Rocket Systems

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

For advice about the effective use of Internet Niue services,  please email: support@niue.n

COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

Information regarding alleged breaches of copyright or intellectual property rights should be sent to: Internet Niue Contact Form

ILLEGAL USE

Information regarding illegal use of the Internet Niue service should be sent to: Internet Niue Contact Form

COMPLAINTS

Complaints regarding the service  provided by Internet Niue should be sent to: Internet Niue Contact Form

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

For advice about the effective use of Internet Niue services, please email: support@niue.nu