The IP Contract Generator is a new tool, designed to help you create a non-disclosure agreement (NDA). An NDA is a legal contract, which should be used when sensitive information needs to be shared between two parties. The agreements provided in this tool are a starting point will need to be adapted to your own circumstances and, where practicable, reviewed by an independent legal advisor.

Please select from the following options

Both users are providing confidential information.
Only you are providing confidential information.
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The IP Contract Generator is a tool which helps you create a non-disclosure agreement (NDA). An NDA is a legal contract. It sets out how you share information or ideas in confidence.

Please fill in the following forms, once completed please click next

1 (a) (i) Company
1 (a) (ii) Sole Director Company
1 (b) Individual
1 (c) Partnership partnership
2 (a) (i) Company
2 (a) (ii) Sole Director Company
2 (b) Individual
2 (c) Partnership partnership

A permitted purpose states why you are sharing confidential information without specifying the confidential information itself. Your permitted purpose may be:

  • to evaluate your technology
  • to discuss and seek expertise for a new mechanical invention.

The IP Contract Generator is a tool which helps you create a non-disclosure agreement (NDA). An NDA is a legal contract. It sets out how you share information or ideas in confidence.

Please select from the below options:

How long would you like the confidential information to be kept confidential by the other party? The term can be established indefinitely or by defining a number of years after which the receiving party is allowed to disclose the information without breaching the agreement. Please note that the timeframe begins on the date of signature and an indefinite term may or may not be upheld by a court.
5 Law and Jurisdiction *

Please select from the below options:

In What State or Territory is your business' head office located?
The state or territory that you select will be the state or territory that will be the governing law for this agreement. That is the law of that state or territory will be used to interpret the agreement. If however you would like the agreement to be governed by a different state or territory law to where your head office is located then you can select that other state or territory here. If you are unsure of which state or territory law should govern this agreement please seek legal advice before signing this agreement
IP Australia will not be liable for any loss suffered by your use of the IP Contract Generator as the contract is a general template and is based on the accuracy of information you have provided. It does not take into account your personal needs and circumstances. It should not be considered to constitute legal advice. Before entering into a contract, you should consult with your own independent legal advisors, who can advise you about your personal circumstances. The IP Contract Generator and agreements produced using it are based on Australian law and are not designed for use outside Australia or by parties located outside Australia. While IP Australia try to keep up to date with changes to the law, it is not always practically possible. The Commonwealth, IP Australia, its officers and employees, do not guarantee and accept no legal liability whatsoever arising from or connected to, the accuracy, reliability, currency, or completeness of any contract generated through the IP Contact Generator. We recommend you exercise your own skill and care with respect to the use of the IP Contact Generator and that you carefully evaluate the accuracy, currency, completeness, and relevance of the contract for your purposes.