Terms and Conditions
TERMS AND CONDITION OF SALE
The prices quoted via phone or fax are those ruling at date of issue and are subject to alteration without notice. Any queries on invoiced prices must be advised to us, in writing within 14 days of invoice date.
All orders to the UK mainland, having an invoice value (exc Vat) of over £75 will be despatched ‘carriage paid’ unless otherwise stated. Consignments despatched by any method entailing additional charges will be sent carriage paid with the extra cost charged on the invoice. All deliveries outside UK will be charged at cost.
PROPERTY OR TITLE
Property or Title in the goods supplied by us shall not vest in the purchaser/customer until payment in respect thereof has been received by us in full.
Notwithstanding that the Property or Title in the goods supplied by us has not passed to the customer/purchaser, the liability of loss or damage to the goods shall be with the customer/purchaser from the time of delivery thereof, and hence risk shall pass to the customer/purchaser from time of delivery.
DAMAGE OR LOSS IN TRANSIT
Non-delivery must be advised to us, in writing, within 14 days of the invoice date. Any damages must be signed for as damaged and reported within two days. Claims for goods signed as unchecked will not be considered.
Delivery promises are made in good faith, but cannot be regarded as binding or as a reason for cancellation unless the order stipulates that delivery time is ‘at the essence’ of the order.
Payment is due by the end of the month following that in which the goods are despatched.
We reserve the right to charge interest on invoices not paid by the due date. Such charges will be invoiced separately at the rate of 4% above the current National Westminster base rate, and deemed to accrue from day to day and being compounded on the last day of each calendar month.
ILLUSTRATION AND SPECIFICATIONS
These are up to date at the time of printing, but improvements and alteration may be made from time to time without notice.
Should any part of the goods supplied by us prove defective to our manufacture within 12 months of purchase when in proper use the same will be replaced at our expense, our liability being limited to replacement only and not extending to re-instatement or consequential loss. No other warranty or condition statutory or otherwise shall be implied on any sale or other contract.
NEW ACCOUNTS – will be opened at our option following: -
• Receipt from you of a correctly completed and signed ‘Application to open a new account’ form.
• Receipt and approval by us of the usual trade references.
Are only acceptable to the Company upon these Terms and Conditions unless otherwise previously requested by you in writing and agreed by us in writing.