Terms of use

In the unlikely event that your item goes missing, we will do our utmost to help you claim your money back with our delivery partner. A refund/exchange will only be given if the appointed courier accepts the status of the parcel as missing. An investigation will then take place which can take up to 60 days.

Terms & Conditions
We operate the website www.vinegarshed.com and Vinegar Shed Ltd, a company registered in England and Wales under company number 10483539. The registered office is Spitalfields House, Stirling Way, Borehamwood, Herts, WD6 2FX.

Our Vat number is 257 0823 02.

Payment may be made by debit or credit card. We accept payment with Visa, Mastercard, Visa Debit, Maestro UK, Maestro International, Visa Electron and American Express.

Ordering Processing / Delivery
We will endeavor to process your order the same working day if receipt of the order has been received before 12 noon. All items are then dispatched by our preferred carriers (Royal Mail, UPS and DHL) or if appropriate by other carrier if deemed necessary. Please Note - 'Next Day Delivery' refers to next working day. 'Next Day Delivery' is only available in the UK for orders received before 12 noon.

Returns Policy
We will happily, with proof of purchase, offer a full refund, exchange or credit note for all non-sale items (not including shipping) received back within 14 days of purchase if the goods are in perfect, saleable condition. Please notify us via email (info@vinegarshed.com) before sending us your return - If we are not notified we will not know that we are  expecting your order. When you return an item, please include the order number to which it relates, all your details and whether you want an exchange or refund;  without these details we are unable to action your request.

No refund can be given if goods are returned more than 14 days after invoice date. We regret we are unable to give refunds for postage on incorrect purchases. If the return is delivered after 14 working days we will issue a credit amount at our discretion. This does not affect your statutory rights. 

Goods must be returned in perfect, saleable condition, including any outer packaging of the product (e.g. the original box for relevant item). Please also include a copy of the returns form as received. To complete your return, we also require a copy of your receipt or proof of purchase.

Returns shipping
You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable.

Please note that you are responsible for the safe return of items as we cannot be held liable for any items lost in transit. We therefore recommend that you return items using an insured, trackable method such as recorded delivery that will need to be signed for by us on arrival.

On lesser value items you should obtain a certificate of posting from your post office when you send the items back to us. No charge is made by the post office for this service. If the returned item appears to be damaged we will get in touch with photo of the damage so that you can contact your shipping / courier provided.

We cannot accept responsibility for returns parcels lost in transit.

Please return item/s including your relevant order information and returns form to:

Returns address:
Vinegar Shed Ltd
Unit 26-5A Silicon Business Centre
26 Wadsworth Road
United Kingdom

Once your return has been received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund.

If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your debit/credit card or original method of payment, within 7 days.

Late or missing refunds
- If you haven’t received a refund yet, first check your bank account again.
- Then contact your credit card company; it may take some time before your refund is officially posted.
- Next contact your bank. There is often some processing time before a refund is posted.
- If you’ve done all of this and you still have not received your refund yet, please contact us. 

Special Orders
Any item ordered by us especially for your order, the purchase will be subject to exchange only or refund by a credit note.

Please Note, depending on the product purchased and the country in which you reside, your parcel may be subject to duty and/or tax, of which you would be responsible.

Sale items (if applicable)
Only regular priced items may be refunded, unfortunately sale items cannot be refunded.

International Returns / Exchanges
If returned from outside the EU goods must be marked "BRITISH RETURNED GOODS" and accompanied by an appropriate customs form. Please instruct your carrier to provide the necessary documentation. Return Postage may also be charged.
*Failure to comply may result in import duties being charged to your account.

Discrepancies / Damages
In the unlikely event of any discrepancies with your order; such as shortages, damaged or missing items, you must report it to us on receipt of delivery and within 48 hours, in order that we can investigate this matter. Please make sure you contact us and send us a photograph of your damaged order, and we will be happy to offer you a replacement or a full refund. We reserve the right not to offer any refund or exchange of any product that has been damaged after delivery to you. This does not affect your statutory rights.

Privacy Policy
We are registered under the Data Protection Act 1988 (are we?) and will only use your information for the purpose of our dealings with you.

We endeavour to ensure all prices are correct at the time of going to our website; however they may be subject to change. For all enquiries – info@vinegarshed.com

Access to www.vinegarshed.com
We will do our utmost to ensure that availability of the website will be uninterrupted and that transmissions will be error-free. However, due to the nature of the Internet, this cannot be guaranteed. Also, your access to the website may also be occasionally suspended or restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance, or the introduction of new products or services. We will attempt to limit the frequency and duration of any such suspension or restriction.

Licence for website access
www.vinegarshed.com grants you a limited licence to access and make personal use of this website, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of Vinegar Shed Limited. This licence does not include any resale or commercial use of this website or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, photography, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this website 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 website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without our express written consent.

You may not frame or use framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of www.vinegarshed.com and its affiliates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilising www.vinegarshed.com names or trademarks without the express written consent of www.vinegarshed.com. Any unauthorised use terminates the permission or license granted by www.vinegarshed.com.

You are granted a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of www.vinegarshed.com as long as the link does not portray www.vinegarshed.com its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any www.vinegarshed.com logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without our express written consent. Please note all photography images are copyright to David Loftus.

Your conduct
You must not use the website in any way that causes, or is likely to cause, the website or access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way.

You understand that you, and not www.vinegarshed.com are responsible for all electronic communications and content sent from your computer to us and you must use the website for lawful purposes only.

You must not use the website for any of the following:
For fraudulent purposes, or in connection with a criminal offence or other unlawful activity to send, use or reuse any material that is illegal, offensive, abusive, indecent, defamatory, obscene or menacing; or in breach of copyright, trademark, confidence, privacy or any other right; or is otherwise injurious to third parties; or objectionable; or which consists of or contains software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any "spam" to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety.

Copyright and database rights
All content included on the website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, digital downloads, and data compilations, is the property of www.vinegarshed.com or its content suppliers and is protected by United Kingdom and international copyright and database right laws. The compilation of all content on this Web site is the exclusive property of www.vinegarshed.com is protected by United Kingdom and international copyright and database right laws.

All software used on this website is the property of www.vinegarshed.com our affiliates or our software suppliers and is protected by United Kingdom and international copyright laws. You may not systematically extract and/or re-utilise parts of the contents of the Web site without www.vinegarshed.com express written consent. In particular, you may not utilise any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools to extract (whether once or many times) for re-utilisation of any substantial parts of this Web site, without the express written consent of www.vinegarshed.com.

You also may not create and/or publish your own database that features substantial (e.g our prices and product listings) parts of this website without the express written consent of www.vinegarshed.com.

Conditions relating to the sale of products to you
This section deals with conditions relating to the sale of products by www.vinegarshed.com to you.

Our contract
When you place an order to purchase a product from www.vinegarshed.com we will send you an e-mail confirming receipt of your order. The email confirmation will be produced automatically so that you have confirmation of your order details. An automatic confirmation does not necessarily mean that we will be able to meet your order.

Please review our Returns section, which applies to products purchased from us.

Pricing and availability
All prices are stated in £ pounds sterling. In the rare case a product is ordered and is found later to be out of stock we will notify you as soon as possible and cancel your order.

When ordering goods from www.vinegarshed.com for delivery overseas you may be subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once the package reaches the specified destination. Any additional charges for customs clearance must be borne by you; we have no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country, so you should contact your local customs office for further information.

Additionally, please note that when ordering from www.vinegarshed.com you are considered the importer of record and must comply with all laws and regulations of the country in which you are receiving the goods. Your privacy is important to us and we know that you care about how information about your order is used and shared. We would like our international customers and customers dispatching products internationally to be aware that cross-border deliveries are subject to opening and inspection by customs authorities.

Electronic communications
When you visit www.vinegarshed.com or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. We communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on the website. For contractual purposes, you consent to receive communications from us electronically and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.

Alteration of Service or Amendments to the Conditions
We reserve the right to make changes to our website, policies, and these Conditions of Use & Sale at any time. You will be subject to the policies and Conditions of Conditions of Use and Sale in force at the time that you use the website or that you order goods from us, unless any change to those policies or these conditions is required to be made by law or government authority (in which case it will apply to orders previously placed by you).

If any of these conditions is deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

Events beyond our reasonable control
We will not be held responsible for any delay or failure to comply with our obligations under these conditions if the delay or failure arises from any cause which is beyond our reasonable control. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.

If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these conditions.

Governing law and jurisdiction
These conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. You agree, as we do, to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

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