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LEGALLY BINDING CONTRACT - TERMS AND CONDITIONS
(Nothing herein contained is intended to affect, a consumers statutory rights under the Sale of Goods Act 1979 or the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 or any amendment thereof.)
1. This Order Form and any allowance in respect of a used motor vehicle offered by the Purchaser are subjects to acceptance and confirmation in writing by the seller.
2. A) The seller will endeavour to secure delivery of the goods by the estimated delivery date (if any) but does not guarantee the time of delivery and shall not be liable for any damages or claims of any kind in respect of delay in delivery. (The Seller shall not be obliged to fulfil orders in the sequence in which they are placed.)
B) If the Seller shall fail to deliver the goods within 21 days of the estimated date of delivery stated in this contract the Purchaser may by notice in writing to the Seller require delivery of the goods within 7 days of receipt of such notice. If the goods shall not be delivered to the Purchaser within 7 days the contract shall be cancelled.
3. If the goods to be supplied by the Seller are new, the following provisions shall have effect.
A) The agreement and the delivery of the goods shall be subject to any terms and conditions which the Manufacturer or Concessionaire may from time to time lawfully attach to the supply of the goods or the re-sale of such goods by the Seller, and the Seller shall not be liable for any failure to deliver the goods occasioned by his inability to obtain them from the Manufacturer or Concessionaire or by his compliance with such terms and conditions.
B) The Seller undertakes that he will ensure that the pre-delivery work specified by the Manufacturer or Concessionaire is performed and that he will use his best endeavours to obtain for the Purchaser from the Manufacturer or Concessionaire the benefit of any warranty or guarantee given by him to the Seller or to the Purchaser in respect of the goods and, save in case of consumer sales (as defined by the Sales of Goods Act 1979) all statements, conditions and warranties as to the quality of the goods or their fitness for any particular purpose whether express or implied by law or otherwise are hereby expressly excluded.
C) Notwithstanding the sum for Car Tax incorporated or specified in the order, the sum payable by the Purchaser in respect thereof shall be such sum as the Seller had legally had to pay or becomes legally bound to pay for Car Tax in respect of the goods and not withstanding also the sum for Value Added Tax incorporated or specified in the order, the sum payable by the Purchaser in respect thereof shall be such sum as the Seller Becomes legally liable for at the time the taxable supply occurs.
D) If after the dates of this order and before delivery of the goods to the Purchaser the Manufacturers of Concessionaires recommended price for any of the goods shall be altered, the Seller shall give notice of any such alteration to the Purchaser and in the event of the Manufacturers or Concessionaires recommended price for the goods being increased the amount of such increase which the Seller intends to pass to the Purchaser shall be notified to the Purchaser. The Purchaser shall have the right to cancel the contract within 14 days of the receipt of such notice ALWAYS PROVIDED that the Purchasers said right to cancel the Contract shall terminate in any event immediately upon the Purchaser taking delivery of the motor vehicle if the Purchaser does not give such notice as aforesaid the increase in price shall be added to and become part of the contract price.
E) In the event of the Manufacturer of the goods described in the order ceasing to make goods or supply of that type, the Seller may (whether the estimated delivery date has arrived or not) by notice in writing to the Purchaser, cancel the contract.
F) In the event of the Seller advertising or making available promotionable and/or special offers (promotions) in respect of motor cars of the same model type or specification as hereby purchased in the period following the signing of this document and delivery then such promotions shall in no circumstances vary the terms of this agreement.
4. If the contract be cancelled under the provisions of the clauses 2 and 3 hereof the deposit shall be returned to the Purchaser and the Seller shall be under no further liability.
5. If the Purchaser shall fail to take and pay for the goods within 14 days of notification that the goods have been completed for delivery, the Seller shall be at liberty to treat the contract as repudiated by the Purchaser and thereupon the deposit shall be forfeited without prejudice to the Sellers right to recover from the Purchaser by way of damages any loss or expense which the Seller may suffer or incur by reason of the Purchaser’s fault.
6. The goods shall remain the property of the Seller until has been discharged in full. A cheque given by the Purchaser in payment shall not be treated as a discharge until the same has been cleared.
7. Where the Seller agrees to allow part of the price of the goods to be discharged by the Purchaser delivering a used motor vehicle to the Seller, such allowance is hereby agreed to be given and received and such used vehicle is hereby agreed to be delivered and accepted, as part of the sale and purchase of the goods and upon the following further conditions:
A) i) That such used vehicle is the absolute property of the Purchaser and is free from all encumbrances and that all material representations whether written or oral made by the Purchaser relating to such used vehicle are correct in every respect. Or ii) That such used vehicle is the subject of a hire purchase agreement or other encumbrances capable of cash settlement by the Seller in which case the allowance shall be reduced by the amount required to be paid by the Seller in settlement thereof;
B) That the Seller has examined the said vehicle prior to his confirmation and acceptance of this order, the said used vehicle shall be delivered to him in the same condition as at the date of such examination (fair wear and tear accepted);
C) That such used vehicle shall be delivered to the Seller on or before delivery of the goods to be supplied by him hereunder, and the property in the said used vehicle shall hereupon pass to the Seller absolutely;
D) That without prejudice to (C) above such used vehicles shall be delivered to the Seller within 14 days of notification to the Purchaser that the goods to be supplied by the Seller have been completed for delivery;
E) That if the goods to be delivered by the Seller through no default on the part of the Seller shall not be delivered to the Purchaser within 30 days after the date of this order or the next estimated delivery date, where that is later, the allowance on the said used vehicle shall be subject to reduction by an amount not exceeding 2.5% for each completed period of 30 days from the date of expiry of the first mentioned 30 days, to the date of delivery to the Purchaser of the goods.
In the event of the nonfulfillment of any of the foregoing conditions, other than the above the Seller shall be discharged from any obligation to accept the said used vehicle or to make any allowance in respect thereof, and the Purchaser shall discharge in cash the full price of the goods to be supplied to the seller.
8. The Purchaser undertakes that he is ordering the vehicle for his own use and that he will not re-sell it as a new vehicle on the course of any business carried on by him.
9. Any notice given hereunder must be in writing and sent by post to the residence or place of business of the person to whom it is addressed and shall be deemed to have been received in due course of post.
10. Notwithstanding the provisions of this agreement the Purchaser shall be at liberty before the expiry of 7 days after notification to him that the goods have been completed for delivery to arrange for a finance company to purchase the goods from the Seller at the price payable hereunder. Upon the purchase of the goods by such finance company, the preceding clauses of the agreement except clauses 3 (B) shall cease to have effect, but any used vehicle for which an allowance was thereunder agreed to be made to the Purchase shall be bought by the Seller at a price equal to such allowance, upon the conditions set forth in clause 7 above (save that in (c), (d) and thereof all references to delivery or delivered in relation to the goods shall be construed as meaning delivery or delivered by the Seller to or to the order of the finance company) and the Seller shall be accountable to the finance company on behalf of the Purchaser for the said price and any deposit paid by him under his agreement.
11. The goods (described in this document) shall be at your risk immediately on delivery. Legal equitable and beneficial ownership property and title to the goods shall remain with our company. If you sell the goods on or before making full payment then you shall hold the proceeds of sale on trust for our company. If you sell the goods on or before making full payment then you shall be deemed to be acting as our Companies agent acting in breach of your fiduciary duty.