Terms of Use

Terms of Use

The information contained herein relates to the Vere Australian online store, trading under Bridport Holdings Pty. Ltd. Vere is the trading name for Bridport Holdings Pty Ltd (referred to in these terms and conditions as Vere).

Disclaimer

The content of this website is general and is provided for information purposes only. The material on this website is not and should not be regarded as advice, including legal or medical advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Vere does not give any express or implied warranties and makes no representations in relation to this website. In particular, while reasonable care is taken in its preparation, Vere does not guarantee or warrant the accuracy, reliability, completeness or currency of the information on this website or its usefulness in achieving any purpose. Information on this website should not be used without validating that information from appropriate sources and obtaining professional advice where it is prudent to do so. You should make and rely upon your own assessments and enquires to verify the accuracy of the information provided.

In addition, to the fullest extent permitted by law, Vere does not warrant that the website itself is free from any computer viruses or other defects or that your access to the website will be continuous or uninterrupted. Vere accepts no liability arising from your access to this website.

Limitation of Liability

Subject to the provisions of consumer protection legislation that cannot be excluded, Vere accepts no liability arising from the information on this website, or on websites linked from this website, being incorrect, incomplete or misleading. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Vere will not be liable for any loss, damage, cost or expense incurred in or arising by reason of any person relying on the information on this website. Where conditions and warranties implied by law cannot be excluded, Vere limits its liability, where it is entitled to do so, to the resupply of the relevant service and goods, or paying you the cost of that resupply.

Intellectual Property

Copyright: 
All content on this website, including text, graphics, logos, photographs, audio and video clips and data compilations is the property of Bridport Holdings Pty. Ltd. and protected by Australian and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Bridport Holdings Pty. Ltd. and protected by Australian and international copyright laws.

Trademarks: 
Vere and all related graphics, photographs, logos, and product and service names are trade marks (both registered and unregistered) of Bridport Holdings Pty Ltd or its affiliates in other countries. These trade marks, logos and other proprietary graphics may not be used in connection with any other product or service without Vere's express prior written consent.

Licence and Site Access

Vere grants you a limited licence to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching or to access wholesale inquiry forms designed for downloading) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with Vere's express prior written consent. This licence does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express prior written consent of Vere. You may not use any metatags or any other hidden text using Vere's name or trademarks without Vere's express prior written consent. Any unauthorised use will automatically terminate the licence granted above.

You are granted a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to www.vere.com so long as the link does not portray Vere, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise offensive manner. If requested by Vere, you must remove any hyperlink to this website contained on your website or any other digital content. You may not use any Vere logo or other proprietary graphic or trade mark as part of the link without Vere's express prior written consent.

Third Party Websites

Vere may include links on this website to websites owned by other parties. Vere is not in any way responsible for the material contained on these sites, nor is Vere responsible for the availability of these sites. Vere does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, including advertising or products offered on these sites, nor is Vere responsible for any damage, offence or loss caused as the result of visiting these websites.

Vere recommends that before you visit any website you check that your computer is running up-to-date virus checking software.

Terms of Trade

If you purchase any products via this website, you must agree to Vere's Terms of Trade under Shipping & Shopping.

Privacy

Personal information provided to Vere via this website will be handled in accordance with Vere’s Privacy Policy.

Security

Vere’s credit card transactions and order fulfilment are handled by established third-party Payment Gateway institutions and process agents. They receive the information they need to verify and authorize your credit card transactions. When collecting credit card information for online purchases, we offer secured server transactions that encrypt your information in transit to prevent someone from intercepting it and misusing it. When you access your account information, the information is kept on a secure server. Furthermore, all of the customer data we collect is protected against unauthorized access by physical security means.

Although Vere engages all reasonable efforts to safeguard the security of your information, transmissions made on or through the Internet cannot be guaranteed to be entirely secure. In addition, submissions made via email are not protected by SSL technology and are vulnerable to interception during transmission. You hereby acknowledge that Vere is not responsible for any intercepted information sent via the internet, and you hereby release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of intercepted information in any unauthorized manner. Please contact your financial institution immediately if you become aware of unauthorised use of your account.

You will need to register to use certain parts of this website. When registering, you will be required to nominate a username and password. You must keep this username and password safe and must not disclose this information to any third party. If you become aware of unauthorised use of your account, please notify us immediately.

General

Vere may vary these terms and conditions at any time by publishing a revised version of the terms and conditions on this website.

The law applicable to this website is the law of the State of Victoria, Australia.

Shipping and Shopping  

The information contained within this document relates to the Bridport Holdings Pty Ltd online store, trading under Vere.  

Please read these Terms of Trade carefully as they contain important information including warranty disclaimers and limitations of liability.

Definitions and Application  
1. In these Terms of Trade, "Vere" means Bridport Holdings Pty Ltd. (ABN 23652385010) trading as Vere, 'you' means the organisation or individual who is ordering product on the website, and the "Products" means the Vere products which may be ordered on the website.  
2. These Terms of Trade apply to any purchase of any Products by you from this website which are delivered in Australia.   Shipping fee  

For orders delivered to an Australian address Vere offers free delivery.

For all orders delivered outside an Australian address, International orders, will attract a Postage and Handling fee depending on the destination and quantity of product shipped.

Delivery   

Australian Order: Where the Order is to be delivered to a domestic Australian address, Vere will use reasonable endeavours to deliver the Order within 7 business days (Monday - Friday excluding public holidays) from the date you submit your order. You will be required to sign for all deliveries made by Australia Post registered mail and couriers.

Please note Vere Online is currently unable to support time slot delivery. 


International Order: Vere does ship internationally and all international orders (address outside of Australia) will attract a Postage and Handling fee depending on the destination and quantity of product shipped.  

Orders  

To submit an order for Products (Order), you must:

  • create an account with Vere on this website by registering your details and creating an username and password; and
  • complete and submit the online order through your Vere account.

Vere reserves the right to refuse any Order. In such case, Vere will notify you as soon as reasonably practicable and refund to you any payment in full.

All products ordered are for personal use and/or gifting only. They must not be re-sold in any form or any place; Vere reserves the right to take legal action against unauthorised and unofficial sale of goods.

Prices and Payment  

All prices on the website are in Australian dollars and are inclusive of GST. Prices are subject to change without notice.

The amount payable to Vere for an Order (Order Amount) will be the sum of the price of each Product ordered as indicated on the website at the time of submitting the Order.

You must pay the Order Amount at the time of submitting the Order by credit card or Paypal.

 Liability  

Without limiting Vere's legal rights arising from any failure by you to make a payment in accordance with these Terms of Trade, Vere reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to take any of the following actions against you if you fail to make such a payment:

  • withhold supply and dispose of the Products requested in the Order, and/or
  • refuse to deal further with you, and Vere will not be liable to you for any loss or damage directly or indirectly resulting from any such action.

Subject to “Refunds and Returns” and “Force Majeure” clauses and to the fullest extent permitted by law, the Products are sold and information is rendered to you on the understanding that you have sole responsibility for determining the suitability of the Products for the purposes for which you intend to use them.

Subject to the following "No Warranty" clauses and to the fullest extent permitted by law, the liability of Vere for any loss or damage suffered by you as a result of Vere breaching its obligations under these Terms of Trade or other tortious duty (including arising by reason of defects in the Products) is limited to a refund or replacement of the relevant Products.

 No Warranty  

Subject to the following clauses and to the fullest extent permitted by law, Vere gives no warranty in respect of the Products.

For consumers the Products come with non-excludable warranties and guarantees under consumer protection legislation, such as that Vere is the rightful owner, the Products are reasonably fit for their usual purpose, are of acceptable quality, and match any description or sample. If Vere breaches any of these non-excludable warranties or guarantees, you are entitled, at your option, to a refund or replacement of the relevant Products, and to compensation for any reasonable foreseeable loss.

You may also have express rights of action against Vere under consumer protection legislation if Vere supplied defective Products to you that cause you injury, loss or damage.

Refunds and Returns  

Only items purchased on the Vere website can be returned to Vere for refund or exchange. Items purchased in a specialty retailer or elsewhere must be returned to their original point of purchase.

Should you make an error when ordering online, Vere will gladly exchange your item for the item you intended to purchase. The returned item must be unopened and in its original saleable condition. You are responsible for the shipping and additional postage charges.

In the unfortunate event that you react to a product, you have the option of exchanging or refunding it. All items must be returned to:   Vere
PO Box 1145
Hampton North
VIC Australia 3188

The customer is responsible for the shipping costs incurred when sending the items back to Vere.

Should an item be damaged while it is being shipped to you by us, Vere will provide you with a full refund or exchange. Return postage will be reimbursed in case of damaged, defective or incorrectly sent items and a reimbursement will be issued in the original form of payment.

In all cases, original proof of purchase must be provided and products must be returned within 14 days of receipt for Vere to process any refund or exchange. Please telephone 61-3-9597-0162 or email to info@vere.com.au in advance of your intentions to return or exchange a product, so that Vere can assist you with a smooth transaction.

Please retain your postal receipt from the provider until you are certain your parcel has been safely received by Vere. We may need to see this if we fail to receive your package.

We will do our best to process returns within 5 business days of receipt and a reimbursement will be issued in the original form of payment.

Force Majeure  

If Vere is delayed or hindered in or prevented from performing any of its obligations under any Order by reason of any event or circumstance beyond its reasonable control, Vere will have no liability to you in respect of such non-performance and the time for performing the same will be extended until the event or circumstance has ceased.

GST  

Where Vere makes a Taxable Supply to you under or in connection with these Terms of Trade or in connection with any matter or thing occurring under these Terms of Trade and the consideration otherwise payable for the Taxable Supply does not include GST, Vere will be entitled, in addition to any other consideration recoverable in respect of the Taxable Supply, to recover from you the amount of any GST on the Taxable Supply.

  In these Terms of Trade, 'GST' means the tax payable on Taxable Supplies under the GST Legislation, 'GST Legislation' means the A New Tax System (Goods and Services Tax) Act 1999 (Cth) and any related Act imposing such tax or legislation that is enacted to validate, recapture or recoup such tax and 'Taxable Supply' has the meaning given to it in the GST Legislation.

General  

If any provision of these terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, such term shall be severed and the remaining terms shall be unaffected (in this instance the parties shall use reasonable endeavours to negotiate a suitable substitute provision).  

Subject to clauses “Refunds and Returns” and “Force Majeure” and to the fullest extent permitted by law, the Terms of Trade together with the Order (as accepted by Vere) and Vere's Privacy Policy constitute the whole agreement between the parties and supersede all prior discussions and agreements between them.

 Orders and these Terms of Trade will be governed by the law applying in the State of Victoria, Australia, and the parties irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria, and the courts complement to determine appeals from those courts, with respect to any proceedings that may be brought at any time in relation to these Terms of Trade.