Review Guidelines

Writing a User Review on HIREtrades allows you to share your opinion about a Tradie or Business (Business) listing with other site users. As part of the HIREtrades community, your review can assist others in making more informed choices. By submitting a review, you agree to abide by our Terms and Condtions.

What to include:

User reviews must comply with guidelines that are outlined below:

  • Reviews should be as specific and detailed as possible
  • Reviews must be based on firsthand experience
  • Use descriptive words; be clear and concise; REFRAIN from writing in all capital letters
  • Only write about your personal interation with the Business
  • User reviews should be between 10 - 200 words
  • Your name and email address (we do not allow anonymous reviews)

What not to include:

HIREtrades reserves the right, but not the obligation, to refuse to post or to remove or filter any review if it contains or features any of the following:

  • Offensive language
  • Excessive negative comments without adding full explanation
  • Information which is no longer accurate
  • Intentionally trying to hurt a Business's reputation
  • References to illegal activity
  • Personal information, such as phone numbers, addresses, etc.
  • Personal attacks against an owner, manager, or worker
  • Messages that are clearly advertisements or commercial in nature
  • Content determined by HIREtrades to violate any federal, state or local law or regulation, or the rights of any person or entity
  • Content that is not in English, that is encrypted or contains viruses
  • Content that violates the standards of good taste or the standards of this website, as determined by HIREtrades at its sole discretion If your review has been filtered:

Publishing your review

Please carefully read the guidelines in this document and ensure compliance before you publish a review. Once published you will not have the opportunity to amend the review. If, subsequent to publishing a review, wish to amend the review please contact HIREtrades to assist.

Do not make Fake Reviews

Negative or Positive reviews that that are Fake are not permitted on the HIREtrades platform - whether they be for your own or a competitor Business. We reserve the right to take actions against offending parties. These may include -

  • Removal of account access
  • Removal of all reviews
  • Reporting the matter to the ACCC

Report suspicious reviews

If you believe a review may not be genuine, be incorrect, offensive or inappropriate Please report the matter to HIREtrades for investigation.