Terms of Use


1. Acceptance

Thank you for visiting the website of KidSTART Singapore Ltd (“we”, “us”, “our” or “KSL”). By accessing and using any part of this website, and notwithstanding the lack of a signed acceptance by you, you shall be deemed to have read the terms herein and agreed to be bound by them, upon first use of this website. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use this website.

2. General

These Terms of Use may be changed from time to time. All changes will be posted on this page, and your use of this website after such changes have been posted will constitute your agreement to the modified Terms of Use and all of the changes.

3. Proprietary Rights

This website is the official KSL website. It is owned and operated by KSL.

The materials located on this website including the statistical data, reports, charts, graphs, information and documentations (“Contents”), are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property rights. All rights, title and interests in the Contents are owned by, licensed to or controlled by KSL.

4. Restrictions on Use of Contents

Except as otherwise provided, the Contents of this website shall not be reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or otherwise distributed in any way, without the prior permission of KSL. To use any parts of the Contents of this website, the user must seek permission in writing, stating the Contents for use; intent of use; manner of use; time frame of use and identity of the user. KSL reserves the right to refuse permission without declaring reason(s); and/or if information submitted by user is deemed insufficient.

Modification of any of the Contents or use of the Contents for any other purpose will be a violation of KSL’s’ copyright and other intellectual property rights. Graphics and images on this website are protected by copyright and may not be reproduced or appropriated in any manner without written permission of KSL.

Provided permission is expressly granted by KSL, the Contents are available if : –

a. due acknowledgement is given to “KidSTART Singapore Ltd” or “KidSTART” or “KSL”, citing the sources for the relevant data extracted.

b. the Contents are used for informational and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and

c. no alterations, additions or modifications of the Contents are made in any way.

Any request to reproduce the Contents from this website for publication or commercial use should be addressed to:

KidSTART Singapore Ltd
Address:30 Prinsep Street #06-01 Singapore 188647
Email: pr@kidstart.sg

5. Links from this Website to other websites

This website contains hyperlinks to websites which are not maintained by us. KSL is not responsible for the contents of those websites and shall not be liable for any damages or loss arising from access to those websites. Use of the hyperlinks and access to such websites are entirely at your own risk.

Hyperlinks to other websites are provided as a convenience to the user. In no circumstances shall KSL be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on websites to which this website is linked.

6. Links to this Site from other websites

Except as set forth below, caching and links to, and the framing of this website or any of the Contents are prohibited.

You must secure permission from KSL prior to hyperlinking to, or framing, this website or any of the Contents, or engaging in similar activities.

KSL reserves the right to impose conditions when permitting any hyperlinking to, or framing of this website or any of the Contents.

Your linking to, or your framing of this website or any of the Contents constitute acceptance of these Terms of Use. This is deemed to be the case even after the posting of any changes or modifications to these Terms of Use. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, you must discontinue linking to, or framing of this Website or any of the Contents.

Under no circumstances shall KSL be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on websites that link to this website or any of the Contents.

KSL reserves all rights to disable any links to, or frames of any website containing inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topics, names, material or information, or material or information that violates any written law, any applicable intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or publicity rights.

KSL reserves the right to disable any unauthorised links or frames and disclaims any responsibility for the content available on any other website reached by links to or from this website or any of the Contents.

7. Confidentiality

You shall be responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your email and other personal / confidential information you may provide to us. You shall be responsible and take all necessary precautions to prevent unauthorised access to your account or your computer.

8. Right of Cancellation

KSL reserves the right to cancel any notice, event, or service provided on the website without prior notice. We will inform you of such cancellation as soon as is practicable.

Please note that nothing on this website constitutes an offer by KSL. Where you have applied for a grant, donation or other kind(s) of support or service from us, we will send you separate documentation for the same.

Where you have applied to us to work with us, nothing shall be deemed an offer until KSL has executed a letter of employment in writing with you.

9. Right of Access

KSL reserves all rights to deny or restrict access to this website to any particular person, or to block access from a particular Internet address to this website, at any time, without ascribing any reasons whatsoever.

10. Warranties and Representations by You

You warrant and undertake to KSL that you are above the age of 21 years old, and that all information provided to us is true, accurate and complete.

11. Exclusion of Liability

KSL assumes no responsibility whatsoever and shall not be liable for any and all claims, damages, losses, expenses, costs or liabilities (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages) arising from the use of information taken from this website or from that of other companies that have placed links to their site on this website.

As a separate and independent clause, and without limiting the protections of any other clause in these Terms of Use, KSL shall not be liable for any loss arising from damage to any computer systems, loss or corruption of data, and/or loss of profits or revenue in any event.

12. Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

The Contents of this website are provided on an “as is” basis without warranties of any kind. To the fullest extent permitted by law, KSL does not warrant and hereby disclaims any warranty:-

a. as to the accuracy, correctness, reliability, timeliness, non-infringement, title, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose of the Contents of this website;

b. that the Contents available through this website or any functions associated therewith will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected or that this website and the server is and will be free of all viruses and/or other harmful elements.

KSL shall also not be liable for any damage or loss of any kind caused as a result (direct or indirect) of the use of this website, including but not limited to any damage or loss suffered as a result of reliance on the Contents contained in or available from this website.

13. Electronic Payment Transactions

In respect of any electronic payment transactions, you shall also be bound by the terms and conditions of the respective payment platform, credit card companies and/or the issuing bank or institution.

KSL shall in no manner be liable for the fraudulent use, misuse or otherwise wrongful use of any electronic payment platform, credit card or other facilities.

14. Intellectual Property Rights

Without prejudice to paragraph 3 above, all technology, content, images and/or information provided to or otherwise available to you through this website are the property of KSL and/or its respective owners.

Use of this website does not confer any right to use any content, images or other copyright, trademark or product / service trade name used, owned or registered by KSL or such respective owners. Prior written approval must be obtained from the relevant parties prior to any use.

15. Conduct

Misuse of this website to cause interruption, impairment, damage and/or harassment in any way to the website or other users may render you liable to civil and criminal prosecution.

KSL expressly reserves the right to report any misconduct or suspicious activity to the necessary authorities, and disclose any information that has been provided to us.

16. Breach of Data

KSL shall take reasonable measures to safeguard the data provided to us through this website, in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

HOWEVER, KSL cannot ensure that malicious parties will not attempt to steal such information. In such event, KSL shall not be liable to you for any loss or damage whatsoever arising from the actions of such malicious parties.

17. Routine and Emergency Maintenance

KSL shall have the right to conduct routine or emergency maintenance, improvement works, repair works or other works that may cause interruptions to the services provided. KSL shall endeavour to give prior notice by posting the dates and times of such works on the website.

KSL shall also have the right to change, from time to time, its operating procedures, including but not limited to its access procedures, hours of operation, menu structures, commands, documentation, and services offered.

18. Indemnity

You undertake that you will keep us fully indemnified (on an indemnity basis) against all actions, claims, proceedings, costs and damages (including any damages or compensation paid by us on the advice of its legal advisers to compromise or settle any claim) and all legal costs or other expenses on an indemnity basis arising out of any misuse of the website or otherwise a breach of the terms contained herein or any of the warranties or representations made by you.

19. Limitation on Liability

Save as otherwise stated in this website, which shall constitute the total aggregate liability of KSL towards you, we shall not be liable to you in any other manner.


20. Electronic Communications

You agree that all notices to you shall be sent to you electronically to the email, mobile phone or other prevailing forms of electronic contact (“Contact Particulars”) stated in the information provided to us. It shall be your obligation to inform us of any changes to your Contact Particulars. You further agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other information sent by us to your designated Contact Particulars shall satisfy any legal requirement that such communication be in writing and/or brought to your notice.

21. Contracts (Right of Third Parties) Act

Save as expressly stated herein, a person/body corporate who is not a party to these Terms of Use has no right under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act to enforce any term herein.

22. Applicable Law

By accessing this website and online services, you agree that such access and/or use, as well as these Terms of Use are construed in accordance with, and governed by the laws of the Republic of Singapore and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.

23. Dispute Resolution

Parties (meaning you and KSL) agree that in the event of any dispute arising from your use of this website, that Parties shall first attempt to amicably resolve such disputes through mutual discussions in good faith.

In the event that the Parties fail to resolve the dispute by mutual negotiations in good faith within thirty (30) days of it arising, either Party may give notice in writing to the other Party of its intention to require resolution of such dispute through mediation at the Singapore Mediation Centre (“SMC”) in accordance with SMC’s Mediation Procedure in force for the time being, and the Party giving notice may submit a request to mediate to SMC upon which the other Party will be bound to participate in the mediation within forty-five (45) days thereof. Unless otherwise agreed by the Parties, the Mediator(s) will be appointed by SMC. The mediation will take place in Singapore in the English language and the Parties agree to be bound by any settlement agreement reached.

In the event that the Parties fail to resolve the dispute, either Party shall submit the dispute for final resolution to the courts of Singapore, which courts shall thereafter have exclusive jurisdiction.