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and Conditions of Sale and Service ("the Terms")
Please read these Terms and
Conditions of Sale and Service Carefully.
The Terms outline the
Terms and Conditions that apply to any order of goods through the studio-lighting.co.nz website. Orders are accepted for purchases and
deliveries within New Zealand only and to persons aged 18 years and
– The Contract
In the Terms,
"Products" means photographic accessories and equipment.
When you purchase any product or service presented on the studio-lighting.co.nz website, the Terms will apply and constitute the
"Contract" between studio-lighting.co.nz and the Buyer
From time to
time, studio-lighting.co.nz may revise the Terms in whole or in part and
if it does so, the revised changes will be incorporated into the
Contract from the date studio-lighting.co.nz advises the Buyer of the
placed by the Buyer through the studio-lighting.co.nz website shall be
subject to the Terms. studio-lighting.co.nz reserves the right to accept
or not accept an order or part of an order. Any part of any order
that is inconsistent with the Terms will be invalid unless accepted
in writing by studio-lighting.co.nz.
Price" is the total of the price
for the Products at the date of invoice and the cost of freight to
the designated delivery point and GST.
relies on information from its suppliers and product manufacturers.
Product descriptions, illustrations and literature are therefore not
binding on studio-lighting.co.nz. If the product received does not match
the description on the studio-lighting.co.nz website, the Buyer should
inform studio-lighting.co.nz immediately so that appropriate action can
Products will be supplied as ordered.
All prices are
in $NZ and Include GST unless otherwise stated.
and availability is subject to change without notice
cannot guarantee goods online will always be available when an order
is placed, although will endeavour to indicate on the website if a
product is unavailable or give some indication as to when it will be
and promotions are available while stocks last. studio-lighting.co.nz
reserves the right to limit the quantities on promotions.
quotations are subject to written agreement.
Prices do not include delivery
surcharges. These are added to the Invoice.
Buyer is liable for every order on the studio-lighting.co.nz website made
under their Login and Password.
Options and Fraud Protection
Payment can be
made through Visa, Mastercard online, direct internet banking, or on
pickup of items.
is selected upon ordering and payment has to be received before
supply unless prior arrangements have been made in writing by studio-lighting.co.nz.
by cheque or other bank transfers will not be considered payment
until payment has been fully cleared by the bank and is evident in studio-lighting.co.nz bank account.
interest of protecting all parties, studio-lighting.co.nz credit and
fraud checks every order placed and reports all incidences of
attempted stolen card useage and identity theft to the police.
We reserve the
right to ask for proof of identity of a credit card holder, issuing
bank verification and/or other relevant details as deemed necessary
to confirm a legitimate purchase.
Policy. We reserve the right to contact a customer by phone to
verify details of identity and/or order. A valid phone number
registered in New Zealand is required otherwise your order may be
We reserve the right to record
transaction details and IP numbers.
Unless otherwise agreed in writing by studio-lighting.co.nz, ownership of the Products remains with studio-lighting.co.nz and does not pass to the Buyer until full payment
The Buyer will be liable
for any expenses, costs or disbursements incurred by studio-lighting.co.nz in recovering any outstanding payments including
but not limited to solicitor costs or debt collection agency
charges are not included in the price listed on the website and will
be added to your order subsequent to the confirmation of the Buyer's
delivery location. The Buyer will be able to view the full charge
before entering payment details.
not take place until full payment has been received.
be made to the place nominated by the Buyer.
All claims for
shortages, damages or losses during delivery must be made to studio-lighting.co.nz within 2 days of the date of delivery.
reserves the right to suspend delivery of further Product if the
terms of payment are not strictly adhered to by the Buyer.
If the Product
is asked to be delivered directly to another person, that person
takes possession of the Product for the Buyer as their agent, but
the Buyer is still directly responsible to studio-lighting.co.nz under
No claim for
shortages, damages or loss in transit will be accepted unless the
Buyer notifies studio-lighting.co.nz of the shortage, damage or loss in
transit within 2 days of the delivery.
Delivery is only made to a physical
address. No deliveries can be made to a Post Box or Private Bag
number, unless the buyer specifically notifies studio-lighting.co.nz
that this is the most reliable address.
time provided for delivery of Product is an estimation only and studio-lighting.co.nz will not be liable to the Buyer for failure to
supply on any grounds whatsoever, the Product at the given
the extent permissible by law, and where not inconsistent with any
warranty provided to the Buyer by the Manufacturer, studio-lighting.co.nz
offers a 7 day return policy for Non-Faulty Products.
Products are subject to the Manufacturer Warranty only and studio-lighting.co.nz will forward the benefit of those warranties to the
Buyer without being directly liable.
In most cases studio-lighting.co.nz will accept return of
non-faulty Product within 7 days of its invoice date provided that:
The Product is
unopened and in a saleable condition with no rips, tears or writing.
including customized Product may not be eligible for return or will
incur restocking fees.
returns i.e. purchased in error or customer has changed their mind
on a product, may incur a re-stocking fee of 10%
The Buyer is
liable for any freight charges in relation to the return of the
The Buyer is
liable for any damage caused by inadequate packaging on the return
of the product.
accepts all responsibility for insurance and risk of the product
during transit from the Buyer to studio-lighting.co.nz or the
Manufacturer (as specified).
NOTE: studio-lighting.co.nz does not accept
any non-faulty returns on:
stock (unless faulty)
Special promotions (unless
Product is subject to the
Manufacturer's Warranties only. studio-lighting.co.nz will forward the
benefit of those warranties to the Buyer, without being directly
liable to the Buyer under any warranty. Where Product is subject to a
return to base warranty, the Buyer is responsible for returning it to studio-lighting.co.nz or the Manufacturer (as provided by the warranty).
The Buyer may be responsible for any additional costs including (but
not limited to) freight charges.
(Dead on Arrival) Returns
product fails within 5 days of purchase date, you may be eligible to
receive a forward replacement of your faulty product. In this
situation studio-lighting.co.nz will arrange for a replacement Product to
be delivered to you. Upon receipt of the replacement Product you must
return the faulty product back to studio-lighting.co.nz or the
Manufacturer (as specified) or you will be charged for the
the extent permissible by law, studio-lighting.co.nz will not be liable
for any direct, indirect, special loss or damage, loss of profits,
injury (of any kind) suffered by the Buyer or associated persons, and
whether arising directly or indirectly from any of the following:
non-compliance of Products supplied.
misrepresentation or other act or omission by studio-lighting.co.nz, its
employees, agents or contractors.
Breach of any
of studio-lighting.co.nz obligations under the Terms.
or termination of the Terms.
Any other cause.
and the Buyer shall indemnify studio-lighting.co.nz
against any claim by
any of the persons above or their delegates against any loss, damage
or injury for which studio-lighting.co.nz liability is excluded by this
To the extent permissible by law
and notwithstanding anything in the Terms, studio-lighting.co.nz
liability, whether in contract, pursuant to cancellation or
termination of this contract, in tort, or in any other way,
concerning all claims for loss, damage or injury which arise directly
or indirectly from any events, shall not in total exceed the Contract
Price for the Products in regards to which the loss, damage or injury
the Terms is proposed to contract out of the provisions of the
Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 except to the extent permitted by the
If Product is acquired by the Buyer
for business purposes, the Buyer agrees that the Consumer Guarantees
Act 1993 does not apply.
is acquired by the Buyer for business purposes or to supply in trade
to a person, then the provisions of the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993
are excluded from any supply agreement and to the extent permitted
by law, statutory or implied conditions, warranties and guarantees
which would apply are expressly excluded and the Consumer Guarantees
Act 1993 does not apply in respect of the goods.
If the Product is not acquired for
business purposes, to the fullest extent of the law, studio-lighting.co.nz liability for breach of any implied warranty or
condition which is unable to be excluded is limited, at studio-lighting.co.nz discretion, to the replacement of, and the cost of
replacing the Product; the supply of, and the cost of supply of
equivalent Product; the repair of and the cost of supplying the
repair to the Product.
Electronic Messages Act
the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act 2007 (in effect 05 September
2007) you must provide your consent to receive promotional emails.
When you register and join www.studio-lighting.co.nz we take this as in
indication and acknowledgement that you would like to receive emails
from us about our products, services and special offers. If you do
not want to receive the newsletter emails from studio-lighting.co.nz,
please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with "no
newsletter emails" in the subject line. At any stage, you may
also elect to opt out of our mailing list by sending an email to email@example.com.
the original rights, powers, exemptions and remedies of studio-lighting.co.nz will remain in full force and effect
notwithstanding any neglect, forbearance or delay in their
enforcement. studio-lighting.co.nz shall not be deemed to have waived any
of the Terms unless such waiver shall be in writing. Any such waiver,
unless studio-lighting.co.nz expressly states the contrary, shall apply
to and operate only in the particular transaction, dealing or
The Terms are
administered by, and shall be interpreted in agreement with, the laws
of New Zealand and the parties agree that any dispute under it shall
be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the New Zealand courts.