Policies and terms

Privacy policy

Carl Scully respects your privacy. Any and all information collected at this site will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed.

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Terms & conditions of purchase

Pricing & GST

All prices listed on this website are in Australian dollars, exclusive of 10% GST. All charges will be processed in Australian dollars.

Secure transactions

When you pay for books online, your purchases are secured by the Stripe payment system. For more information on security encryption for credit card transactions, please visit the Stripe website. No credit card details are saved on the Setting the Record Straight website.

Book despatch and delivery

If you place your order before 12 Noon (Australian Eastern Standard Time) on a weekday it will be despatched from St Ives post office (post code 2075) within 24 hours, excluding public holidays. All orders will be shipped via Australia Post at the rate you selected upon checkout. For more information about approximate delivery times to your location, please visit https://auspost.com.au/parcels-mail/calculate-postage-delivery-times/#/


If you wish to cancel your order, please contact us via phone or email by no later than 12 Noon (Australian Eastern Standard Time) on the day you placed the order. As we try to process orders immediately, it may not always be possible to prevent an order from being dispatched. If your order has already been dispatched you may return the items to us in accordance with our our Refund Policy.


We take great care in packaging our book(s) to ensure no damage occurs during the shipping process.

However, should the book(s) that were delivered to you be damaged during the shipping process, please notify us immediately and post the damaged book back to us. We will ship another one to you on receipt of the damaged book and reimburse you for the postage. To assist us with our claim with Australia Post, we would appreciate if you could please take a photo of the damaged package and damaged book so that we can have all evidence in hand.


Conditions of use of this site

Use of the information and data contained within this site is at your sole risk. Carl Scully is not liable in any way for any loss or damage you or your system may incur (including negligence), as a result of you using this site, or you linking to another site from this site. You must take your own precautions against viruses or any other malfunction.

Site content

This site includes links to other websites. These linked websites will have their own terms and conditions of use and you should familiarise yourself with these. All linked websites are linked “as is”.

Carl Scully:

  • does not sponsor, endorse or necessarily approve of any material on websites linked from or to this site;
  • does not make any warranties or representations regarding the quality, accuracy, merchantability or fitness for purpose of any material on websites linked from or to this site;
  • does not make any warranties or representations that material on other websites to which this site is linked does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any person anywhere in the world; and
  • does not authorise the infringement of any intellectual property rights contained in material in other websites by linking this site to those other websites.


The information and data on this site is subject to change without notice. Carl Scully may revise this Disclaimer at any time by updating this posting.

If you have questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact Carl directly.