LEGAL

Content Standards Policy

  1. SUPPLIER'S CONTENT

 

Introduction

Your content is important and owned by you.  We allow all content which adheres to our Website Terms and Conditions and this Content Policy and you are responsible for ensuring that all content you provide to Toast does not violate this.

There are some types of content which we do not allow to be posted on our platform.  We prohibit certain types of written content, and image or video content specifically, in order to protect our community from legal risk, because it may be inconsistent with our core values, are considered harmful or are not in the spirit of Toast.  How we manage the content which is added to our platform is outlined in our Website Terms and Conditions.

 

What do we mean by “Content”?

Content refers to any publicly visible image, written word or video which is provided by you, the user.  This might be content added for your listing or comments on blog posts or videos at any point on our site. 

 

Why do we need a Content Policy?

Safety is of paramount importance to Toast, therefore we take seriously any breaches of our Website Terms and Conditions. It is of primary importance to Toast, that our users and vendors feel that they can use the platform with confidence. Therefore, there are a number of types of written, image and video content which are prohibited or restricted on Toast's platform, and we reserve the right to add or amend this list at any time.  

The last time this Content Standards Policy was updated was 29th May 2020.

 

How to report a violation of our rules

If you find something on Toast which you feel breaches our policies, or the intention of our policies, please report it to us directly by contacting us at [email protected].  We will take such action as we, in our absolute discretion, deem appropriate. We reserve the right to withhold information regarding our reasons for any action we take.

 

Prohibited Content

Content that is prohibited or restricted is content that contains the following:

 

  1. Illegal Drugs and drug paraphernalia.
  2. Animal or Human remains
  3. Hate content, or content that promotes, supports, incites or glorifies hatred.
  4. Illegal Items, items which promote illegal activity and highly regulated items, including certain weapons.
  5. Internationally regulated items
  6. Pornography and Mature Content
  7. Violence or content that promote, support or glorify violence

 

Content Standard Requirements

Across the Toast platform, we pride ourselves on hosting quality content to maintain our high standards. Therefore, all images that are uploaded must adhere to the following criteria.

  1. Toast is a real wedding photography platform. Therefore, where possible, real wedding photography is to be used to showcase your services. Of course, we understand that certain product shots or Brand Look Books/Photos will not be and where this cannot be avoided, we understand and welcome their inclusion, but they must be of a high professional standard.
  2. At each entry upload point, suitable dimensions are proposed, please ensure that you upload photography as guided. Pixelated or stretched imagery will not be accepted and will be removed.
  3. Please also ensure that you obtain the rights to use this photography, from the owner/photographer. You are solely responsible for the inclusion of each photograph you upload. We bear no responsibility or liability for the usage rights of images uploaded by you. Please refer to our Ts and Cs here.
  4. For a full breakdown of our Photography Guidelines please refer to this Document: Toast Photography Guidelines.

 

Please note: Photos and/or videos that do not comply with our Content Standard Requirements and Photography Guideline Documents will be reported to you and if not updated or changed, will be removed from the platform.

 

Decisions for approving or removing content can be complicated.  Multiple factors may need to be considered. 

 

Our values are highly important to us and, we feel, represent the collective experience of our community.  We reserve the right to remove images, videos and other content which do not reflect the values or spirit of Toast’s policy.  Content providers who violate our Content Policy may find their account suspended and/or closed without notice.

 

How to report a violation of our policies

If you find something on Toast which you feel breaches our rules, or the intention of these rules, please report it to us directly by contacting us at [email protected]  We will investigate, and approve or remove.  We reserve the right to withhold information regarding our reasons for approval or removal.

 

 


  1. USER/COUPLE CONTENT

 

There are some types of content which we do not allow to be posted on our platform.  We prohibit certain types of written content, and image or video content specifically, in order to protect our community from legal risk, because it may be inconsistent with our core values, are considered harmful or are not in the spirit of Toast.  How we manage the content which is added to our platform is outlined in our Website Terms and Conditions.

 

What do we mean by “Content”?

Content refers to any publicly visible image, written word or video which is provided by our users, you and our Vendors.  This might be content added for listings or comments on blog posts or videos at any point on our site. 

 

Why do we need a Content Policy?

Safety is of paramount importance to Toast, therefore we take seriously any breaches of our Website Terms and Conditions. It is of primary importance to Toast, that our users and vendors feel that they can use the platform with confidence. Therefore, there are a number of types of written, image and video content which are prohibited or restricted on Toast's platform, and we reserve the right to add or amend this list at any time.  The last time this Content Policy was updated was 29th May 2020.

 

How to report a violation of our rules

If you find something on Toast which you feel breaches our policies, or the intention of our policies, please report it to us directly by contacting us at [email protected].  We will take such action as we, in our absolute discretion, deem appropriate. We reserve the right to withhold information regarding our reasons for any action we take.

 

Prohibited Content

Content that is prohibited or restricted is content that contains the following:

 

  1. Illegal Drugs and drug paraphernalia.
  2. Animal or Human remains
  3. Hate content, or content that promotes, supports, incites or glorifies hatred.
  4. Illegal Items, items which promote illegal activity and highly regulated items, including certain weapons.
  5. Internationally regulated items
  6. Pornography and Mature Content
  7. Violence or content that promote, support or glorify violence

 

Decisions for approving or removing content can be complicated.  Multiple factors may need to be considered. 

Our values are highly important to us and, we feel, represent the collective experience of our community.  We reserve the right to remove images, videos and other content which do not reflect the values or spirit of Toast’s policy.  Content providers who violate our Content Policy may find their account suspended and/or closed without notice.

 

How to report a violation of our policies

If you find something on Toast which you feel breaches our rules, or the intention of these rules, please report it to us directly by contacting us at [email protected]  We will investigate, and approve or remove.  We reserve the right to withhold information regarding our reasons for approval or removal.

 

Thank you for your support in helping us make Toast a safe and supportive platform.

 

 

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