1: Standard Terms
and Conditions of Trade
In these Terms and Conditions, "the supplier"
means Great Value Websites Ltd and the "client" means the person, firm or company purchasing the goods and/or services
from Great Value Websites Ltd. "Goods" means the products which are sold by us, namely the provision of website
packages as outlined on this site, the subject of contract of sale to which these Terms and Conditions apply. "Order"
means an order placed by the client for the supply of goods and/or services.
- All orders placed by the client are subject to these Terms and Conditions which override any other terms, conditions and
provisions referring to the goods and/or services. Any conflicting terms in documents passing between the supplier and the
client will have no legal effect.
1.2 - A contract of sale shall
be deemed to have commenced and be binding at the moment an order has been placed by the client. Payment for those services
outlined in that order will become due from the client at the point when the order is placed, unless otherwise agreed in writing.
1.3 - The supplier is bound to supply only the goods and services outlined
on this website which have been requested by the buyer. This will generally happen within 7 working days, but can take up
to 28 days in exceptional circumstances. In the event that the supplier is unable to build or complete a website ordered within
28 days as a result of the client's failure to provide all necessary information required to do so, then the client will
be liable to pay the full cost of the website ordered.
2.1 - In the event of cancellation
of an order by the client within 24 hours of the order being received in writing (including by email), monies paid by the
client may be refunded at the supplier's discretion, less any expenses incurred by the supplier in set-up fees and work
2.2 - No monies can be refunded for orders cancelled
after 24 hours of the order being placed.
2.3 - In the event of
an order being cancelled after 24 hours of it being placed, the client will be liable to pay the full cost of the website
3.1 - Payment is due once the order has been placed. However, where an invoice is issued as outlined in 1.2
of these terms and conditions, payment is due within 7 days of the date of the invoice. The supplier reserves the right to
charge £20.00 for each week the invoice remains unpaid to cover the costs associated with issuing reminders.
- The supplier cannot guarantee any domain name specified by the client is available, but the supplier will endeavour to source
a domain name suitable to the client.
4.2 - Great-Value-Websites
do not offer domain registration services on a stand-alone basis. We only register domains as part of an order to build a
website connected with that domain and any request to register a domain will be taken as an order to build a website and will
be charged accordingly.
5: REFUSAL OF ORDER
5.1 - The supplier has the right to refuse any order, in which event any monies
paid by the client will be refunded.
6.1 - All fees for services provided are subject to change at any time without
7.1 - The client is responsible for supplying all content (text and images) for their
site. The supplier is not responsible for adding content (text and images) to client sites and takes no responsibility for
the content added to the site by the client.
7.2 - The supplier
will add content (text and images) if requested to do so by the client for the additional fees specified on this website.
7.3 - Where an order has been placed, services connected with that order
will be supplied at the price prevailing at the time of that order being placed.
8: ILLEGAL MATERIAL
8.1 - The client
agrees not to upload illegal material to any sites provided by the supplier.
9: WITHDRAWAL OF SERVICES
9.1 - The supplier has
the right at any time to withdraw hosting services from a client who breaches these terms and conditions.
9.2 - The supplier has the right to alter these Terms and Conditions and prices
at any time without prior notice.
9.3 - Websites provided by the
supplier become the full responsibility of the client upon full payment for the goods and services provided. Title of the
goods shall remain with the supplier until full payment of all monies due from the client to the supplier has been received
in cash or cleared funds.
10.1 - Transfer of hosting: The supplier will charge of £30 per domain to
transfer hosting away from Great-Value-Websites.
10.2 - Clients
no longer requiring their website, should notify Great-Value-Websites no later than 7 days before hosting renewal fees are
due. Failure to do so will render the client liable to pay the hosting fees due for the following 12 months.
10.3 - The client understands that if hosting is transferred away from Great-Value-Websites,
all site content will be lost as the software supporting it cannot be transferred to another host.
10.4 - Hosting fees are due within 7 days following the date of invoice and are to be
paid annually by standing order mandate. In the event that a standing order mandate is not in place and where these fees go
beyond the date of invoice, the supplier reserves the right to charge £20.00 for each week the invoice remains unpaid
to cover the costs associated with issuing reminders and / or allow the site to lapse and be permanently removed from the
hosting company's servers.
10.5 - Where a client cancels a
standing order mandate in favour of Great-Value-Websites Ltd in respect of hosting fees, this shall be taken as notification
that the client no longer requires their website which will be removed, together with all services.
10.6 - The supplier reserves the right to remove websites for which hosting fees are not
10.7 - Clients are reminded that once sites are removed,
the site software will be lost requiring the site to be rebuilt at the client's cost.
10.8 - Great-Value-Websites do not offer domain registration services on a stand-alone basis. We only register
domains as part of an order to build a website connected with that domain and any request to register a domain will be taken
as an order to build a website and will be charged accordingly.
11: LOSS OR DAMAGE
- The supplier shall not be liable for loss or damage incurred by the client as a result of goods and/or services provided
arising as a consequence of misuse of our products or as a result of interruption of service by the hosting company or ISP
12.1 - The entire liability of the supplier under, or in connection with, these Terms and Conditions,
whether in negligence, breach of contract, misrepresentation, or otherwise, is limited, in respect of each event or series
of connected events, to damages which shall not exceed, in the case of contracts relating to (i) the sale of goods, the amount
representing the price of the goods (excluding VAT) invoiced to the client; (ii) the supply of services, the amount paid by
the client in respect of those services provided that such amounts shall not exceed the sums recoverable under any relevant
policies which the supplier may have at the time a claim is made by the client.
12.2 - Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall operate to exclude or restrict the supplier's liability
for: (i) breach of obligations arising from section 12 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979; (ii) fraud.
12.3 - The supplier's failure to insist upon strict performance of any provisions
of these Terms and Conditions shall not be deemed to be a waiver of its rights or remedies or a waiver by any of its subsequent
default by the client in the performance of or compliance with any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions.
12.4 - The supplier shall not be under any liability whatsoever for non-performance
in whole or in part of its obligations under contract with the client, which is a result (whether directly or indirectly)
of any strike, lock out, fire, flood, inability to obtain materials, breakdown, delay of supplier or carrier, government act
and/or regulation or any cause beyond its control ("events of force majeure").
13.1 - Any and all
copyright in the product(s) supplied shall remain the property of the supplier or its licensors (as appropriate).
13.2 - The client agrees that the imprint 'Original site Design
and Hosting: Great-Value-Websites.Com' remains in the footer of each website page with a link back to www.great-value-websites.com.
14.1 - These Terms and Conditions and all contracts subject to these Terms and Conditions shall in all respects
be governed by Scottish law and the parties shall submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish courts.
Great Value Websites Limited, 4 Station Drive, Dalbeattie, Dumfries and
Galloway, DG5 4FA. (Telephone: 07988 800587).