Terms &

Terms & Conditions

By entering and using the website, you are deemed to have accepted these Terms and Conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must not enter or use the website. The OET Centre may revise the Terms and Conditions of use at any time by updating this page. Use of the website after such changes are posted will signify your agreement to these revised terms. You should visit this page periodically to review the most current Terms and Conditions of use.

It is important you read the terms and conditions carefully. The OET Centre is owned and operated by Cambridge Boxhill Language Assessment Pty Ltd (CBLA) a venture between Cambridge English Language Assessment and Box Hill Institute. The OET Centre owns and operates this website, located at www.occupationalenglishtest.org.  This Terms & Conditions of Use Agreement states the terms and conditions under which you are expected to access and use the website.


Any references to “us, we and The OET Centre” mean The OET Centre, owned and operated by CBLA, and references to “you” mean you, the user of the website.

Changes to Terms

The OET Centre reserves the right to change the Terms and Conditions and the operation of its website (or any page of the website) as and when required without being liable for any loss, damage, cost or expense suffered by any user.

Termination of Website

The OET Centre reserves the right to vary, discontinue or terminate the website (or any page of the website) if required without being liable for any loss, damage, cost or expense suffered by any user.


You should refer to the OET Centre’s contact information

Exclusion of Warranties

The Terms and Conditions exclude all warranties that may be lawfully excluded.

Intellectual Property

You should refer to the OET Centre’s Copyright and Intellectual Property Policy.

Limitation of Liability

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted under Australian law.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

On acceptance of the Terms and Conditions, you indemnify the OET Centre and its related bodies corporate against any loss you may sustain. Furthermore, in circumstances where you submit or publish content on the website, you indemnify the OET Centre against any loss that may result.


This website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).If you decide to access or use any linked websites or content, materials, software, goods or services from a website linked to occcupationenglishtest.org, you do so entirely at your own risk.

You hereby release the OET Centre and its designated representatives from any damages that you incur, and agree not to assert any claims against them, arising from your purchase or use of any products or services made available through occupationalenglishtest.org or by third parties through the website.

While the OET Centre encourages links to the website, the OET Centre reserves the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to a third party website. You agree to remove any link you may have to the website upon the request of the OET Centre.

Material from Users

If you submit content to the OET Centre on public forums, blogs etc, you grant a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual licence to the OET Centre to publish that content. You must warrant that you have all the necessary rights, including copyright, in the content contributed and that the content is not defamatory and does not infringe any law. Any content placed by you on public forums, blogs etc is regulated and the OET Centre reserves the right to remove any material it deems (in its sole opinion) inappropriate, defamatory, illegal and/or offensive.

Online Commerce

The website may allow you to purchase many different types of products and services online that are provided by the OET Centre (services and products). When ordering Services and products on the website, you must provide complete and accurate personal information as requested.

Your receipt of an electronic form or other form of order confirmation does not signify our acceptance of your order, nor does it constitute confirmation of our offer to sell. Your submission of an order to us shall be deemed to constitute an offer to purchase, which shall remain open for a reasonable time, unless we agree otherwise, and will be deemed to be accepted by us only upon agreement for provision of services or products. The OET Centre, in its sole discretion, reserves the right at any time after receipt of your order, without prior notice to you, to accept or decline your order for any reason.

You acknowledge and agree that the price of the products and services is subject to change without notice and that the products and services are subject to availability. The sale of the products and Services is void where prohibited by law. The OET Centre, in its sole discretion, shall have the right, at any time after receipt of your order, to decline your order for any reason. In the event that the products and Services are listed at an incorrect price, due to a typographical error or an error in pricing information, The OET Centre, in its sole discretion, shall have the right at any time after receipt of your order, to decline your order.

Ordering from the OET Shop

Delivery cost: postage and handling are added to the cost of orders containing physical products. The delivery cost is calculated based on country and postage service chosen and is viewable before an order is placed.
Delivery responsibility: The OET Centre is not responsible for the delivery of orders once they are with Australia Post.
Problems and questions: the ‘Shop Help Article’ is a useful resource for common questions and provides links for getting help.


We do not offer any change-of-mind refunds.


To use certain features of the website, you will be asked to register with the website. You agree (i) to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by any registration form; and (ii) to maintain and promptly update the information you provide to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If the OET Centre has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, the OET Centre has the right to suspend or terminate your access to and use of the website (or any portion thereof).

If you purchase an OET Online Course you will be asked to register your First Name, Last Name, Email Address, Country of residence, profession with Vital English (who host the product on behalf of OET), in order to create an account and access the course. By doing so you will be agreeing to the Vital English Privacy Policy.


To use certain features of the occupationenglishtest.org, you may also need a username and password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to notify the OET Centre immediately of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. The OET Centre cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to protect your password or account information.


All prices are in Australian dollars.


You should refer to the OET Centre’s Privacy Policy.

Severance of Clauses

If any clause of the Terms and Conditions is held to be invalid, void, unlawful or unenforceable for any reason, that clause will be severed and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remainder of the Terms and Conditions.


The OET Centre may at any time, without notice, in its sole discretion and without cause, terminate your right to access or use of www.occupationalenglishtest.org, (or any portion thereof). The OET Centre may also terminate your right to access and use the Website, or any part of the Website, if you breach any term or condition of this Agreement.

Test Regulations

These Terms and Conditions incorporate the OET Test Regulations 2016. By accepting these Terms and Conditions, Candidates and Venues acknowledge that they have read, understood and accepted to be bound by the OET Test Regulations.

Third Party Advertisements

The website may contain third party advertisements (such as banner ads, third party logos and information, material and documents relating to or provided by third parties). These advertisements (if any) do not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by the OET Centre (or its related bodies corporate) of any business, products or activities of the third party advertisers.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The website (excluding linked websites) is controlled by The OET Centre from its offices within Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. By accessing or using the website, you agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, the website and/or the Content shall be governed by the laws of the State of Victoria and the laws of Australia, without regard to the conflict of laws principles thereof.