Terms and Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

ABOUT US

Access to this Web Site is subject to and in accordance with the following terms and conditions. Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this site.

These terms and conditions are between Hayes Music Limited ("we/us/our") and you (on behalf of yourself and/or the company, member, or supplier for which you have registered) the user of this Web Site ("you").

On accessing the Web Site on this occasion and on each subsequent occasion you will be deemed to have accepted all of the terms and conditions that apply to its use and to the facilities, services and information provided by it. We reserve the right to alter these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice, and it is your obligation to check if changes have been made. Your use of the Web Site after changes are posted on-line will constitute acceptance of the new terms and conditions.

Our Contact details:

Hayes Music Limited

59 Rumbridge Street, Totton, Southampton, SO40 9DR

Phone: 02380 860889

Fax: 02380 868440

Email: info@hayesmusic.co.uk

 

Links to Other Web Sites

Certain (hypertext) links will lead you to Web Sites that are not under the control of Hayes Music Ltd. Hayes Music Ltd has no control over and will accept no responsibility or liability in respect of the material on any such other Web Site.

Governing Law

All Web Site design, text, graphics, the selection and arrangement thereof, and all software compilations, underlying source code, software (including applets) and all other material on this Web Site are copyright Hayes Music Ltd, or their content and technology providers. All rights reserved. Use of materials on this Web Site without the prior written permission of Hayes Music Ltd is strictly prohibited.

Disclaimer

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED AT LAW, HAYES MUSIC LTD IS PROVIDING THIS WEB SITE AND ITS CONTENTS ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND MAKES NO (AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL) REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO THIS WEB SITE OR ITS CONTENTS INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN ADDITION, HAYES MUSIC LTD DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THIS WEB SITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT.

Price, specification and availability information is subject to change without notice.

Except as specifically stated on this Web Site, to the fullest extent permitted at law, neither Hayes Music Ltd nor any of its affiliates, directors, employees or other representatives will be liable for damages arising out of or in connection with the use of this Web Site. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties. For the avoidance of doubt, Hayes Music
Ltd does not limit its liability for death or personal injury to the extent only that it arises as a result of the negligence of Hayes Music Ltd, its affiliates, directors, employees or other representatives.

 

GUARANTEE

New instruments are covered by the manufacturer's warranty for one year from the date of purchase. Each instrument is carefully checked by our technicians, prior to despatch, to ensure it reaches the customer in perfect condition.

If goods become defective under warranty, Hayes Music Limited will remedy the problem by either repair, or if deemed necessary, by replacement of the goods within a reasonable period of time.

If goods become defective within fourteen days of receipt, and under warranty conditions, Hayes Music will either collect the goods from the original delivery address (UK Mainland only) or refund reasonable and agreed costs incurred by the customer in the return carriage of the goods (UK Mainland only).

If goods become defective after fourteen days of receipt, it is the customer's responsibility for the return and all shipping costs of the faulty goods.

Hayes Music will not accept warranty claims via a third party.

Please note that it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that all items are properly and securely packaged before return.

Statutory Rights

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect your statutory rights under the law of England.

SHIPPING & HANDLING

We will deliver your goods within a couple of working days if in stock. If the item you have ordered is unavailable you will be notified via email or telephone and it will be sent it as soon as it is in stock.

Postage and packing charges are calculated according to a combination of the weight and value of the goods ordered and the delivery location. This charge will be shown in your shopping basket.

Non-delivery or damage of goods

If your goods are not delivered to you within seven days of the despatch date you must notify us immediately, otherwise we cannot accept responsibility for the lost goods. You will be notified of the despatch date by e-mail when we send the goods.

Any claim arising from damage in transit must be made to Hayes Music Ltd immediately upon receipt of the goods. Please check the cases and contents immediately upon receipt, and before signing for them.

Goods seen to be damaged should be signed "Damaged in transit" and packaging materials should be preserved for inspection. Damaged goods must be reported within two days of delivery otherwise Hayes Music Ltd cannot accept responsibility.

DELIVERY SCHEDULE

We will deliver your goods within a couple of working days if in stock. If the item you have ordered is unavailable you will be notified via email or telephone and it will be sent it as soon as it is in stock.

Postage and packing charges are calculated according to a combination of the weight and value of the goods ordered and the delivery location. This charge will be shown in your shopping basket.

BACK ORDERS

If your item is not in stock, we will back order for you. You will always be emailed with the option to cancel your order if you would rather not wait.

TAX CHARGES

All prices are shown including VAT at the current applicable rate. Where VAT is applicable, it is shown in our Web Site catalogues at UK rates even if you have registered as a non-UK customer.

We are required by law to collect VAT at UK rates on orders despatched to countries within the European Union.

MAKING A PURCHASE

PLEASE NOTE - WE CURRENTLY ONLY SUPPLY TO THE UNITED KINGDOM. IF YOU ARE OUTSIDE THE UK, PLEASE CONTACT US DIRECTLY TO DISCUSS DELIVERY OPTIONS AND PRICES.

Prices, details and availability of products and services posted on this Web Site are subject to change or removal without notice, and we give no guarantee in this regard.

Accompanying pictures of products are for illustrative purposes only, and we make no guarantee they are an exact interpretation of the product.

Information on availability will be given as accurately as possible and will not form any part of any legally binding contract.

All orders made by you through the web site are subject to acceptance by us. We may choose not to accept your order for any reason and will not be liable to you or to anyone else in such circumstances.

After submitting an order to us you will be sent an order acknowledgement email with your order number and details of the goods that you have ordered. Note that this email is an acknowledgement and is not an acceptance of your order.

Acceptance of your order and the formation of a contract between us will only take place when the goods are billed for and dispatched. Please note that for orders containing multiple items, each item must be billed for and dispatched for the order of that item to be accepted.

Prices

The prices published on Hayes Music Limited's Web Site apply only to orders placed over the Internet. They may vary if you visit our retail shop.

Every effort is made to ensure that all pricing on the web site is accurate. If a pricing error is discovered we will not be obliged to supply goods at the incorrect price.

If a pricing error means that your order would cost more than anticipated, we will contact you by email or telephone before processing your order.

Payment

You can pay for your purchases either by credit or debit card.

Credit accounts are only given to regular customers who represent companies and institutions such as schools and colleges. For details, please e-mail info@hayesmusic.co.uk or telephone 02380 860889.

When you pay by credit card, the details of your card number will be securely encrypted before they are transmitted over the Internet or stored on our computers

 

Title to Goods

Hayes Music Ltd retains full title to all goods supplied until paid for in full. In the event of the customer's insolvency, Hayes Music Ltd reserves the right to reclaim goods for which full payment has not been made.

CREDIT CARD SECURITY

When the order is placed at our website, credit card numbers are encrypted using 128 bit encryption.  They are only decrypted after they reach our computer.  They are not held in clear text on any web site.

REACHING US

If you need to reach us, please email us using the link on the store page, alternatively, you can call on 02380 860889 or fax us on 02380 868440 or write to us at 59 Rumbridge Street, Totton, Southampton, SO40 9DR

Complaints

If you have any complaint about our service, please contact us on 02380 860889 or info@hayesmusic.co.uk

We will treat your complaint fairly and confidentially, and we will endeavour to respond to all complaints as a priority

PRIVACY POLICY

We are committed to protecting your privacy. All the information you give us is collected lawfully and in accordance with current Data Protection legislation and is collected only for the purpose of processing your order efficiently and collecting information for our own marketing purposes. All the information you give us when you place an order is treated as confidential and we will not share any of this information with any third party, unless you give us your express permission to do so.

We will not e-mail you in the future unless you have given us your consent. We will give you the chance to refuse any future marketing email from us. Your details will not be revealed to any third parties.

Any personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy.

RETURNS POLICY

If the goods you receive are faulty please return them to us in their original condition within seven days and we will either repair or replace them, or refund the cost of the goods. If the goods you receive are not what you ordered, please return them to us in their original condition within seven days and we will either replace them with the goods you ordered, or refund the cost of the goods and carriage.

In addition to the above, you may in most cases return any goods within seven working days of receipt without giving any reason. Postage in these instances is non-refundable and the goods must be in their original condition.

Please call us before returning any goods.

If you choose to return any goods you must ensure that the goods are properly packaged and sent at your cost by a secure carrier. It is your responsibility to take reasonable care to ensure that they reach us undamaged.

If you do not pay for the cost of return then we may deduct the cost of retrieving the goods from any refund due to you in respect of the order. We recommend that you use a recorded delivery service for all returns, with appropriate insurance to cover the value of the items being returned.

If a refund is due to you it will be made as soon as possible within 30 days.