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Terms & Conditions

Here you will find a short summary of our Returns, Delivery, Stock Availability, Privacy Policies and Vouchers and further below you will find the full terms and conditions

At Wheelers Books we strive for the highest level of customer service and customer satisfaction. If you have any questions about this information please feel free to contact us on sales@wheelers.co.nz.

Returns Policy

If goods are faulty or damaged during transit, we will provide a replacement free of charge under the Consumer Guarantees Act. Wheelers Books must be notified of damaged goods within 14 days of delivery.

All orders have a 14 Day Right of Return and shall be returned at your cost in original condition with a copy of the invoice and reason enclosed.  Please note, some specialist titles and print on demand titles are excluded from the 14 day right of return.

Our Delivery Policy

We aim to dispatch and deliver your order to you as quickly as possible. If the item is not available in stock and is sourced from a publisher, longer delivery times may be expected. To view delivery information and costs please click here.

Wheelers Books prides itself on delivering goods to you as fast as possible but cannot be held responsible for any delays in delivery due to incorrect delivery information given or delays caused by the courier/post.

Stock Availability

Our products online show an estimated delivery time frame only. This estimate is provided by the Publisher and Wheelers Books can not be held responsible for any delays.

If Wheelers Books or the Publisher has insufficient stock, we will endeavour to notify you as soon as possible. In the instance of a prepayment you will be notified via email and a refund will be given. The refund will be made as soon as possible and in any event within 30 days of the cancellation. Wheelers Books will not be obliged to offer any additional compensation for disappointment suffered.

Security Policy

All your transactions are completed with the security provided by the highest level encryption servers available. Your credit card details are guarded by technology that is secure so you can order with confidence. We also offer bank transfer and cheque for any purchases, but goods will not be dispatched until payment confirmation.

We will ensure your credit card details and personal information are safe. We will never sell or trade your personal information. We may use the information collected from you to assist us to provide the services to you. You may contact us to request access or to update any information that we hold about you. If you have any questions about Privacy and Security please contact us.

Wheelers Books use DPS for online transactions protecting the security of your data. They use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Find out more at http://www.paymentexpress.com/about/about_paymentexpress/privacy_policy.html

Wheelers Books also holds an SSL certificate to for encrypting communications between users and SSL (secure sockets layer) e-commerce sites. Data sent via an SSL connection is protected by encryption, a mechanism that prevents eavesdropping and tampering with any transmitted data. Find out more at http://www.rapidssl.com/ssl-certificate-support/ssl-faq.htm

Vouchers and Promo Codes

Wheelers Books gift vouchers and promo codes are only valid for use at Wheelers Books and can not be used in conjunction with other coded discounts running in store or online. They are not redeemable for cash and change will not be given. They can only be used until the date of expiry. The original Wheelers Books Gift Vouchers must be handed in when redeemed.

DVD and Blu-rays

All DVD's are Region 4 PAL (New Zealand and Australia) unless otherwise stated. All Blu-Ray discs are Zone B (New Zealand, Australia and Europe) unless otherwise stated.

All DVD and Blu-ray sales are final and no returns are accepted  In the unlikely event your DVD / Blu-ray arrives to you damaged, or you were shipped the incorrect product we will provide a replacement. 

Terminology:

In these terms and conditions, the following words have the meanings set out as follows:

'Services' means any one or more of the services offered by Wheelers Books from time to time by way of the Site or otherwise.
'Site' means the website known as "www.wheelers.co.nz"
'we', "us" and "our" are a reference to Wheeler's Book Club Limited.
'you' and 'your' are a reference to you.
"Wheelers Books" and "Wheelers" means Wheeler's Book Club Limited, 19A Triton Drive, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand.

Acceptance of terms and conditions

a. These terms and conditions are the terms on which Wheelers Book Club Limited ("Wheelers Books") offers you access to the web site www.wheelers.co.nz (the Site).

b. By using the Site you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions and you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions as well as any other guidelines, rules, additional terms referenced herein including any amendments made to them from time to time.

c. If you do not accept or are unwilling to be bound by these terms and conditions then you must not use or access the Site or the Services.

Your details:

a. When you register with the Wheelers Books website, you are required to choose a contact email address and password. You should keep your password safe and not disclose it to anyone. You are responsible for all sessions and transactions taken under these details.

b. If your details change, such as your delivery address, you must inform Wheelers Books as soon as possible. You may update your details online by signing into your account and selecting 'Profile and Options', or alternatively feel free to contact Wheelers Books.

The contract between us:

a. Any contract for purchases made through the website will be with Wheeler's Book Club Limited, whose registered office is situated at 19a Triton Ave, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand.

b. Wheelers Books must receive payment of the whole of the price for the goods that you order before your order can be accepted, and the contract formed.

c. Wheelers Books are entitled to withdraw from any contract in the case of obvious errors or inaccuracies regarding the goods appearing on our website. If an error or inaccuracy is discovered with regards to the advertised price of the goods that you have ordered, we will contact you as soon as possible by email. This will be to inform you of the correct price of the goods, and to ask you if you wish to continue with the order at the amended price, or to cancel the order altogether.

Availability of goods you order

a. Our products online show an estimated delivery time frame only. This estimate is provided by the Publisher and Wheelers Books can not be held responsible for any delays.

b. If Wheelers Books or the Publisher has insufficient stock, we will endeavour to notify you as soon as possible. In the instance of a prepayment you will be notified via email and a refund will be given. The refund will be made as soon as possible and in any event within 30 days of the cancellation. Wheelers Books will not be obliged to offer any additional compensation for disappointment suffered.

Online ordering

a. Secure Details: Internet Ordering and Security is of utmost concern to us. We will ensure your credit card details and personal information are safe. We will never sell, trade or give your personal information that you supply to us to anyone - at all. Your credit card details are not held Wheelers Books and can not be accessed by Wheelers Books staff. Protection of your credit card information is vital so we protect your credit card information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts information you input.

General matters

a. If goods are faulty or damaged during transit, we will provide a replacement free of charge under the Consumer Guarantees Act. Wheelers Books must be notified of damaged goods within 14 days of delivery.

b. All products and service attract Goods and Service Tax (GST) of 15%. All prices are quoted in New Zealand Dollars and include GST.

Delivery of goods to you

a. Wheelers Books will post, or arrange a courier on your behalf, for the goods ordered by you to the person and address you give Wheelers at the time you make your order.

b. We aim to dispatch and deliver your order to you as quickly as possible. If the item is not available in stock and is sourced from a publisher, longer delivery times may be expected. To view delivery information and costs please click here.

c. Delivery will be made as soon as possible after your order is accepted. All delivery times quoted on the website are estimates only, based on availability, normal processing and delivery companies.

d. You will become the owner of the goods you have ordered when the goods are despatched to you from our distribution centre.

e. If goods are faulty or damaged during transit, we will provide a replacement free of charge under the Consumer Guarantees Act. Wheelers Books must be notified of damaged goods within 14 days of delivery.

f. Wheelers Books prides itself on delivering goods to you as fast as possible but cannot be held responsible for any delays in delivery due to incorrect delivery information given or delays caused by the courier/post.

Vouchers and promo codes

We may occasionally offer discount codes to customers.

Wheelers Books gift vouchers and promo codes are only valid for use at Wheelers Books and can not be used in conjunction with other coded discounts running in store or online. They are not redeemable for cash and change will not be given. They can only be used until the date of expiry. The original Wheelers Books Gift Vouchers must be handed in when redeemed.

All discount codes are subject to their own terms and conditions.

Limitation of Liability and Disclaimer

This is as follows:

a. Wheelers Books does not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, encourage, verify or agree with the comments, opinions or statements of manufacturers of the products listed on the Site.

b. To the maximum extent permitted by law, any and all liability of Wheelers Books which arises in connection with these terms and conditions, or in connection with the, the Site, or your use of or inability to use, the Services or the Site is excluded. Furthermore, Wheelers Books liability is excluded in respect of any incidental, punitive, and consequential damages, whether direct or indirect, including, without limitation, loss of data, business interruption, loss of business loss of profits or anticipated savings, general and special damages, and consequential or incidental loss.

At your Own Risk

a. Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained though the use of the Site is accessed at your own discretion and risk, and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material. We will take reasonable care to ensure that information provided through the Site is accurate, reliable, adequate, complete and current but we cannot and do not represent or warrant that this will always be the case.

b. Wheelers Books does not control the content of any comment or advice from manufacturers, and does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content.

c. You expressly understand and agree that Wheelers Books gives no undertakings, representations, or warranties in relation to products or Services sold on the Site, including:

(a) that the products listed on the Site will meet your requirements;
(b) that your use of the Site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free;
(c) as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Site or from use of any products purchased on the Site
(d) that any information provided on the Site is correct, error-free or reliable

Force Majeure

Wheelers Books shall have no liability to you for any failure to deliver goods you have ordered or any delay in doing so or for any damage or defect to goods delivered that is caused by any event or circumstance beyond its reasonable control.

Invalidity

If any part of these conditions is unenforceable (including any provision in which Wheelers Books excludes its liability to you) the enforceability of any other part of these conditions will not be affected.

Governing Law

These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of New Zealand.

Copyright notice

All design, text, graphics and the selection or arrangement thereof are the copyright of Wheelers Books, or of other copyright owners. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print in hard copy portions of this site for the sole purpose of placing an order with Wheelers Books, or using this site as a shopping resource. Any other use of materials on this site (including reproduction for purposes other than those noted above and modification, distribution, or republication) without the prior written permission of Wheelers Books is strictly prohibited.