Membership Terms and Conditions Policy


Applying to


The Automotive Technician

·       Technical magazine published bi-monthly

·       Online case studies to help you diagnose many vehicle faults

·       Unique online assistance program

·       Technical and business training

·       Access to a sharing network of technicians around Australasia.

How it works

·       When you become a member of TaT, or when you renew your membership of TaT, we will invoice your preferred payment option, Capricorn Account or Credit Card for AU$249 incl GST (NZ$249) for every year thereafter, on a 12-month ongoing subscription

·       The membership rate is fixed at AU$249 incl GST (NZ$249) until June 2018. Should any increase apply following that date, you will be advised and invited to continue the membership provided you agree to pay any increase

·       Once your payment is processed we will mail you a tax receipt.

For new members, once your form is processed you will receive a confirmation by post confirming your membership together with instructions to generate your password for access to

Service Agreement

By signing the membership order form that directs you to this agreement, you acknowledge and accept the following terms and conditions.

Charging your Capricorn Account or your Credit Card

By providing us with your Capricorn member number or your Credit Card number and signing the payment request on a TaT membership form, you have authorized us to charge your account.

Your account will be charged the amount indicated on the annual payment form.

We will advise you, in writing or email any change to the TaT arrangements (amount, frequency) at least 14 calendar days prior to these changes.

Automatic Renewal

Memberships on a Capricorn Account or your preferred Credit Card account are invoiced in periods of 12 months terms. Your membership will automatically renew at the end of each term for another 12 months.

We will advise you of your membership renewal in an email approximately 30 days prior to each anniversary date of your renewal term.

This correspondence will also include any changes to the amount or frequency of the membership payments.

Cancellation of the Automatic Renewal

You can cancel your membership any time before the renewal date.

No refunds will be paid on any unused membership period.

Customer Obligations

Ensure that the person who signs the authorization given to charge the nominated Capricorn account OR Credit Card is the authorized person on the Capricorn account or Credit Card.

Ensure that the Capricorn account or your Credit Card account is clear. That is, the account is not on stop-credit or that funds are available on the Credit Card.

Privacy Policy

We will keep all information pertaining to your nominated account at the financial institution private and confidential.

During the application and registration processes, TaT will collect personal information about you for the primary purpose of enabling us to establish and manage this product.

TaT will not use your personal information for any other purpose without your prior consent unless it is authorized to do so by law.

The TaT Privacy Policy Statement may be found on our website ( or by emailing


ACCOUNT means your Capricorn account or your nominated Credit Card account from which we are authorized to arrange for funds to be charged.

PAYMENT REQUEST means the charge request between you and us.

US or WE means TaT, the supplier you have authorized by signing the payment request.

Capricorn is Capricorn Society Limited and Cooperative of which TaT is a supplier.

TaT is The Automotive Technician Pty Ltd.

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