These Terms and Conditions are the standard terms for the sale of goods by Concept Solutions (UK) Limited, a company registered in England under 8700073 of The Beeches, Brighton Road, Lower Kingswood, Surrey KT20 6SY
1.1 In these Terms and Conditions, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:
means, any day other than a Saturday, Sunday or bank holiday;
means any day of the year;
means a delivery of Goods, the character and/or value of which would be materially impaired if divided;
means the contract for the purchase and sale of Goods, as explained in Clause 2;
means the goods which are to be supplied by Us to you as specified in your Order (and confirmed in Our Order Confirmation);
means a calendar month;
means the price payable for the Goods;
means a special offer price payable for Goods which We may offer from time to time;
means your order for the Goods as attached;
means Our acceptance and confirmation of your Order as described in Clause 2;
Means Concept Solutions (UK) Limited, a company registered in England under 8700073 of The Beeches, Brighton Road, Lower Kingswood, Surrey. KT20 6SY and includes all employees and agents of Concept Solutions (UK) Limited.
1.2 Each reference in these Terms and Conditions to “writing” and any similar expression includes electronic communications whether sent by e-mail, [text message,] fax or other means.
2.1 These Terms and Conditions govern the sale of goods by Us and will form the basis of the Contract between Us and you. Before making your Order, please ensure that you have read these Terms and Conditions carefully. If you are unsure about any part of these Terms and Conditions, please ask Us for clarification.
2.2 Nothing provided by Us including, but not limited to, sales and marketing literature, price lists and other documents constitutes a contractual offer capable of acceptance. Your Order constitutes a contractual offer that We may, at our discretion, accept.
2.3 A legally binding contract between Us and you will be created upon our acceptance of your Order, indicated by our Order Confirmation. Order Confirmations will be provided in writing.
2.4 We shall ensure that the following information is given or made available to you prior to the formation of the Contract between Us and you, save for where such information is already apparent from the context of the transaction:
2.4.1 The main characteristics of the Goods;
2.4.2 Our identity (set out above in sub-Clause 1.1) and contact details (set out below in Clause 13);
2.4.3 The total Price for the Goods including taxes or, if the nature of the Goods is such that the Price cannot be calculated in advance, the manner in which it will be calculated;
2.4.4 Where applicable, all additional delivery charges or, where such charges cannot be calculated in advance, the manner in which they will be calculated;
2.4.5 Where applicable, the arrangements for payment, delivery and the time by which We undertake to deliver the Goods;
2.4.6 Our complaints handling policy;
2.4.7 We shall ensure that you are aware of Our legal duty to supply goods that are in conformity with the Contract;
2.4.8 Where applicable, details of after-sales services and commercial guarantees;
2.4.9 Where applicable, the functionality, including appropriate technical protection measures, of digital content; and
2.4.10 Where applicable, any relevant compatibility of digital content with hardware and software that We are aware of or might reasonably be expected to be aware of.
3.1 We have made every reasonable effort to ensure that the Goods conform to illustrations, photographs and descriptions provided in Our sales and marketing literature. We cannot, however, guarantee that all descriptions, illustrations and/or photographs will be precisely accurate due to discrepancies that may arise during the printing process and differences in the colour reproduction of electronic displays.
3.2 If you receive any Goods that do not conform to illustrations, photographs or descriptions under sub-Clause 3.1 you may return those Goods to Us as provided in Clause 7.
3.3 If We find, or are made aware of, any typographical, clerical or other accidental errors or omissions in any sales and marketing literature, price lists or any other documents We will make every reasonable effort to correct such errors or omissions as soon as is reasonably possible. If, as a result of any such error or omission, you have received the wrong Goods, you may return those Goods to Us as provided in Clause 7. If, as a result of any such error or omission, you have paid too much, We will refund the excess paid for the Goods.
3.4 We reserve the right to make any chances in the specification of the Goods that may be required to conform to any applicable safety or other legal or regulatory requirements without notice.
4.1 All Orders for Goods made by you will be subject to these Terms and Conditions.
4.2 You may change your Order at any time before we despatch the Goods by contacting Us.
4.3 If your Order is changed We will inform you of any change to the Price in writing.
4.4 You may cancel your Order at any time before We despatch the Goods by contacting Us. If you have already paid for the Goods under Clause 5, the payment will be refunded to you within 14 days. If you request that your Order be cancelled, you must confirm this cancellation in writing.
4.5 We may cancel your Order at any time before We despatch the Goods in the following circumstances:
4.5.1 The Goods are no longer in stock and We are unable to re-stock (if, for example, the Goods are discontinued); or
4.5.2 An event outside of Our control continues for more than 30 days (please see Clause 12 for events outside of Our control).
4.6 If We cancel your Order under sub-Clause 4.5 and you have already paid for the Goods under Clause 5, the payment will be refunded to you within 14 days. If We cancel your Order, the cancellation will be confirmed by Us in writing.
5.1 The Price of the Goods will be that shown on our website, sales brochure or price list in force at the time of your order. If the Price shown in your Order differs from Our current Price We will inform you upon receipt of your Order.
5.2 If We quote a Special Price which is different to the Price shown in Our current price list, the Special Price will be valid for 14 days or, if the Special Price is part of an advertised special offer, for the period shown in the advertisement. Orders placed during this period will be accepted at the Special Price even if We do not accept the Order until after the period has expired.
5.3 Our Prices may change at any time but these changes will not affect any Orders that We have already accepted.
5.4 We have made every reasonable effort to ensure that our Prices, as shown in Our current price list are correct. Prices will be checked when We process your Order. If the actual Price of the Goods is lower than that stated in your Order, you will be charged the lower Price (unless the lower price was an obvious mistake that you could have reasonably recognised). If the actual Price of the Goods is higher than that stated in your Order, We will ask you how you wish to proceed.
5.5 All Prices include VAT. If the rate of VAT changes between the date of your Order and the date of your payment, We will adjust the rate of VAT that you must pay. Changes in VAT will not affect any Prices where We have already received payment in full from you.
5.6 Our online prices include a nominal amount to cover the cost of delivery to mainland England, Scotland and Wales, deliveries to Scottish Highlands, Islands and Ireland will incur additional delivery charges. These Delivery costs will be added on to the final sum due.
5.7 All payments for Goods (including delivery charges if applicable) must be made in advance before We can despatch the Goods to you.
5.8 We accept the following methods of payment:
5.8.1 Credit Cards;
5.8.2 Debit Cards;
5.8.3 BACS Payment;
5.8.4 CHAPS Payment;
5.9 Credit and/or debit cards will not be charged until We despatch the Goods to you.
6.1 When We provide you with an Order Confirmation, We will provide an estimated delivery date. Please note that estimated delivery dates may vary according to the availability of Goods, your location, and circumstances beyond our control. Unless agreed otherwise, the Goods will be delivered without undue delay and in any case no later than 30 Calendar Days after the date on which the Contract is formed. Pre-ordered goods may take longer than estimated due to delays in their manufacture and/or other reasons beyond Our control.
6.2 If you indicate in your Order that you wish to collect the Goods from Us yourself you may do so after receiving Our Order Confirmation, during Our business hours of 09.00 – 17.00.
6.3 Delivery will be deemed to have taken place when the Goods have been delivered to the delivery address indicated in your Order and you (or someone identified by you) have taken physical possession of the Goods or, if you are collecting the Goods from Us yourself, when you have collected the Goods.
6.4 If for any reason We are unable to deliver the Goods at your chosen delivery address, We will leave a note informing you that the Goods have been returned to Our premises, requesting that you contact Us to arrange re-delivery.
6.5 The responsibility (sometimes referred to as the “risk”) for the Goods remains with Us until delivery is complete as defined in sub-Clause 6.4 at which point it will pass to you. Please note, however, that if you do not wish to collect the Goods and do not wish to use Our nominated carrier to deliver them, instead choosing your own carrier, the risk in the Goods will pass to you as soon as they are passed to your chosen carrier.
6.6 You own the Goods once We have received payment in full for them.
6.7 Please note that delivery to the following areas may require more time:
6.7.1 Scottish Highlands and Islands;
6.7.3 All other countries outside of the UK
6.8 Please note carefully the following:
6.8.1 If We refuse to deliver the Goods, you may treat the Contract as being at an end and We will reimburse you without undue delay.
6.8.2 If delivery of the Goods within the agreed time period or at the agreed time was essential (taking into account the relevant circumstances at the time the Contract was formed) and We fail to deliver, you may treat the Contract as being at an end and We will reimburse you without undue delay.
6.8.3 If you have told Us that delivery within the agreed time period or at the agreed time was essential and We fail to deliver, you may treat the Contract as being at an end and We will reimburse you without undue delay.
6.9 If any of the events in sub-Clause 6.8 occur you may, instead of treating the Contract as being at an end, specify a new delivery time or time period. If We continue to fail to deliver the Goods, you may treat the Contract as being at an end and We will reimburse you without undue delay.
6.10 If, despite the events in sub-Clause 6.8 and 6.9, you choose not to treat the Contract as being at an end, your right to cancel your Order or to reject the Goods will be unaffected. If you do so, We will reimburse you without undue delay.
6.11 If the Goods form a Commercial Unit, you may only reject or cancel all of the Goods, not a portion of them.
7.1 If you receive Goods that are incorrect, caused by a mistake made by Us in delivery or by Our incorrect description or information (see sub-Clauses 3.2 and 3.3), you have the right to return them in exchange for a refund or a replacement, subject to the provisions of this Clause 7. This Clause 7 does not apply to Goods that you are merely not satisfied with or to Goods that are faulty. For Goods that you are dissatisfied with or faulty Goods, please see Clauses 8 or 9 respectively.
7.2 If you wish to return Goods to Us under this Clause 7 you must do so within a reasonable time of taking delivery (or collecting them from Us).
7.3 All Goods must be returned to Us under this Clause 7 in their original condition, in their original, un-opened packaging, accompanied by proof of purchase.
7.4 You may return Goods to Us in person during Our business hours of 09.00 – 17.00 or you may return them by post or another suitable delivery service of your choice. For Goods returned under this Clause 7 We will reimburse you for any reasonable postage or shipping costs.
8.1 If you are not satisfied with any Goods purchased from Us you have the right to return them in exchange for a refund or a replacement, subject to the provisions of this Clause 8. This Clause 8 does not apply to Goods that are faulty. For incorrect faulty Goods please read Clauses 7 or 9 respectively.
8.2 If you wish to return Goods to Us under this Clause 8 you must do so within 7 days of taking delivery (or collecting them from Us), telling Us why you wish to return the Goods.
8.3 All Goods must be returned to Us under this Clause 8 in their original condition, in their original, un-opened packaging, accompanied by proof of purchase.
8.4 You may return Goods to Us in person during Our business hours of 09.00 – 17.00 or you may return them by post or another suitable delivery service of your choice. You are solely responsible for the cost of returning Goods to Us under this Clause 8.
9.1 If you receive Goods that are damaged or faulty you have the right to return them in exchange for a refund, replacement or repair, subject to the provisions of this Clause 9. This Clause 9 does not apply to Goods that are incorrect or Goods that you wish to return because you have changed your mind. Please refer to Clauses 7 or 8 above for incorrect Goods or returns if you have changed your mind.
9.2 If you wish to return Goods to Us under this Clause 9 please do so as soon as reasonably possible after discovering the damage or fault and in any event within 5 days. Please contact Us to inform Us of the fault and to arrange the return and your refund, replacement or repair.
9.3 This Clause 9 only applies to Goods that are damaged or faulty when you receive them. Faults or damage caused by normal wear and tear or improper treatment does not entitle you to return the Goods under this Clause 9. We may require you to prove that the Goods in question were faulty if you return them to Us under this Clause 9 more than six months after the delivery date.
9.4 This Clause 9 does not apply if you purchased the Goods having been told by Us of the particular damage or fault (If, for example, the Goods were sold as ‘seconds’, or at a discounted rate).
9.5 You may return Goods to us in person during Our business hours of 09.00 – 17.00 or you may return them by post or another suitable delivery service of your choice. For Goods returned under this Clause 9 We will reimburse you for any reasonable postage or shipping costs.
9.6 If Goods are to be repaired We will give you a repair estimate within 5 days of your returning the Goods to Us in person or of Our receipt of the Goods if you return Goods to Us by post or similar delivery service.
10.1 The Goods are provided with a manufacturer’s guarantee. For further details and terms please refer to the manufacturer’s guarantee documentation supplied with the Goods.
10.2 The manufacturer’s guarantee exists in addition to your legal rights as a consumer (that the Goods match Our description, that they are of satisfactory quality and that they are fit for purpose). More information on your rights as a consumer can be obtained from your local Citizens Advice Bureau or from the Office of Fair Trading.
10.3 The manufacturers guarantee does not apply to any defects in the Goods caused by:
10.3.1 Normal wear and tear;
10.3.2 Deliberate damage and/or misuse of the Goods;
10.3.3 Accidental damage;
10.3.4 Failure to use the Goods in accordance with their instructions; or
10.3.5 The alteration or repair of by you or any third party that is not authorised by Us.
11.1 We will be responsible for any foreseeable loss or damage that you may suffer as a result of Our breach of these Terms and Conditions or as a result of Our negligence. Loss or damage is foreseeable if it is an obvious consequence of Our breach or negligence or if it is contemplated by you and Us when the Contract is created. We will not be responsible for any loss or damage that is not foreseeable.
11.2 We only supply Goods for domestic and private use. We make no warranty or representation that the Goods are fit for commercial, business or industrial use of any kind (including resale). By making your Order, you agree that you will not use the Goods for such purposes. We will not be liable to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, interruption to business or for any loss of business opportunity.
11.3 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions seeks to exclude or limit Our liability for death or personal injury caused by Our negligence (including that of Our employees, agents or sub-contractors); or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
11.4 Furthermore, nothing in these Terms and Conditions seeks to exclude or limit Our liability for the following with respect to your rights as a consumer:
11.4.1 Breach of your right to title and quiet possession as implied by section 12 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979;
11.4.2 Breach of terms relating to description, satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and samples as implied by sections 13, 14 and 15 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979;
11.4.3 Our liability relating to defective products as set out in the Consumer Protection Act 1987.
12.1 We will not be liable for any failure or delay in performing Our obligations where that failure or delay results from any cause that is beyond Our reasonable control. Such causes include, but are not limited to: power failure, internet service provider failure, industrial action, civil unrest, fire, explosion, flood, storms, earthquakes, subsidence, acts of terrorism, acts of war, governmental action, epidemic or other natural disaster, or any other event that is beyond Our control.
12.2 If any event described under this Clause 12 occurs that is likely to adversely affect Our performance of any of Our obligations under these Terms and Conditions:
12.2.1 We will inform you as soon as is reasonably possible;
12.2.2 Our obligations under these Terms and Conditions will be suspended and any time limits that We are bound by will be extended accordingly;
12.2.3 We will inform you when the event outside of Our control is over and provide details of any new dates, times or availability of Goods as necessary;
12.2.4 If the event outside of Our control continues for more than 30 days We will cancel the Contract and inform you of the cancellation. Any refunds due to you as a result of that cancellation will be paid to you as soon as is reasonably possible;
12.2.5 If an event outside of Our control occurs and you wish to cancel the Contract, you may do so in accordance with your right to cancel under sub-Clause 4.4 above.
13.1 If you wish to contact Us, you may do so by telephone at 01737 831226 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
13.2 In certain circumstances you must contact Us in writing (when cancelling an Order, for example). When contacting Us in writing you may use the following methods:
13.2.1 Contact Us by email at email@example.com
13.2.2 Contact Us by post at Concept Solutions (UK) Limited, The Beeches, Brighton Road, Lower Kingswood, Surrey. KT20 6SY.
14.1 We always welcome feedback from Our customers and, whilst We always use all reasonable endeavours to ensure that your experience as a customer of Ours is a positive one, We nevertheless want to hear from you if you have any cause for complaint.
14.2 All complaints are handled in accordance with Our complaints handling policy and procedure, available by request.
14.3 If you wish to complain about any aspect of your dealings with Us, please contact Us in one of the following ways:
14.3.1 In writing, addressed to Sales and Marketing Director, Concept Solutions (UK) Limited, The Beeches, Brighton Road, Lower Kingswood, Surrey KT20 6SY.
14.3.2 By email, addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org
15.1 All personal information that We may collect (including, but not limited to, your name and address) will be collected, used and held in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and your rights under that Act.
15.2 We may use your personal information to:
15.2.1 Provide Our Goods and services to you;
15.2.2 Process your payment for the Goods; and
15.2.3 Inform you of new products and services available from Us. You may request that we stop sending you this information at any time.
15.3 In certain circumstances (if, for example, you wish to purchase Goods on credit), and with your consent, We may pass your personal information on to credit reference agencies. These agencies are also bound by the Data Protection Act 1998 and should use and hold your personal information accordingly.
15.4 We will not pass on your personal information to any other third parties.
16.1 We may transfer (assign) Our obligations and rights under these Terms and Conditions (and under the Contract, as applicable) to a third party (this may happen, for example, if We sell Our business). If this occurs you will be informed by Us in writing. Your rights under these Terms and Conditions will not be affected and Our obligations under these Terms will be transferred to the third party who will remain bound by them.
16.2 You may not transfer (assign) your obligations and rights under these Terms and Conditions (and under the Contract, as applicable) without Our express written permission.
16.3 The Contract is between you and Us. It is not intended to benefit any other person or third party in any way and no such person or party will be entitled to enforce any provision of these Terms and Conditions.
16.4 If any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions are found to be unlawful, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by any court or other authority, that / those provision(s) shall be deemed severed from the remainder of these Terms and Conditions. The remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall be valid and enforceable.
16.5 No failure or delay by Us in exercising any of Our rights under these Terms and Conditions means that We have waived that right, and no waiver by Us of a breach of any provision of these Terms and Conditions means that We will waive any subsequent breach of the same or any other provision.
17.1 These Terms and Conditions (and the Contract) (including any non-contractual matters and obligations arising therefrom or associated therewith) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of England and Wales.
17.2 Any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim between Us and you relating to these Terms and Conditions (or the Contract) (including any non-contractual matters and obligations arising therefrom or associated therewith) shall fall within the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.