Thank you for visiting and shopping at Applecross Art Pty Ltd. The following information sets out the terms and conditions that constitute our Shipping Policy.
1. Processing your Order
An email confirmation is sent to your e-mail address after placing your order. Please keep this e-mail as proof of your purchase.
2. Shipment Processing Time
Processing time refers to the time it takes for us to prepare your order for shipping.
After your payment is authorised and verified, all orders are processed within 1-3 business days. We will contact you for some reason if there are any delays.
3. Shipment Locations
3.1. Domestic and International
Applecross Art Pty Ltd ships domestically as well as internationally. If you have a question about domestic or international deliveries, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Shipment rates and delivery estimates
We endeavour to get your order to you as soon as possible. Once your order is placed, an estimated delivery time will be provided to you. Delivery times are estimates and commence from the date of shipment, rather than the date of order. Delivery times are to be used as a guide only and are subject to the acceptance and approval of your order. Estimated arrival dates are not guaranteed. Weather delays and other unforeseen circumstances may impact deliver time. Unless there are exceptional circumstances, we make every effort to fulfil your order.
Note: Subject to placing your order before specific cut-off times.
4.1. Please note:
(a) Orders are not shipped or delivered on weekends or holidays.
(b) Date of delivery may vary due to carrier shipping practices, delivery location, method of delivery, and the items ordered.
(c) Products may be delivered in separate shipments.
(d) We will not be responsible for wrong shipping address if you provide incorrect information.
(e) In-store pickup dates vary based on product availability.
5. Tracking Options
Applecross Art Pty Ltd aims to provide visibility and transparency throughout the shipment process. Once your order is confirmed and shipped, you will receive a link to track your package.
5.1. Domestic and International
All orders delivered within Australia automatically have tracking.
International orders are sent with DHL or FedEx. These services come with tracking and your tracking number will be sent to you once it has been posted. If we are requested to make alternative shipping arrangements, we cannot guarantee tracking and will not be responsible for the delivery of orders sent internationally.
6. International Customs, Duties and Taxes
All orders shipping to a destination outside of Australia are subject to the import duties, fees, and taxes of the destination country. Delays in delivery may occur if your package is randomly selected by your country’s Customs Department. Applecross Art Pty Ltd is not responsible for any possible customs and taxes applied to your order. We have no control over the process or additional charges associated with the delivery and importation of your order (package) into your country. We do not benefit in anyway from these chargers and we work very closely with our brokers and carriers to ensure as few delays as possible. All fees imposed during or after shipping are the responsibility of the customer. You agree that you are responsible for any duty, taxes, and custom requirements or other like taxes, fees, levies, costs or expenses associated with importing products you purchase from us and shipping them internationally.
If there is any damage to the packaging on delivery, please do not open the package of remove the packaging and contact us immediately at email@example.com.
8. Missing or Lost Package
There are several reasons why a package gets lost or becomes a deliver exception.
We’ve found that, more often that not, the package is either in the building or with a neighbour. Applecross Art Pty Ltd politely requests that customers look in common courier hiding spots. Please take a look around and let us know if you find it. If you haven’t located your order, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to report missing or lost packages.
Refund Policy of Applecross Art Pty Ltd
This Refund Policy (“Policy”) applies to the following purchases: Gallery and Online Sales
(a) We offer refunds, repairs and replacements in accordance with the Australian Consumer Law and on the terms set out in this Refund Policy (“Policy”).
(b) Any benefits set out in this Policy may apply in addition to consumer’s rights under the Australian Consumer Law.
(c) Before making a purchase, please read this Policy so that you can understand your rights and what you can expect from us if you are not satisfied with your order.
2. Australian Consumer Law
(a) Under the Australian Consumer Law:
(i) Our goods and services come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. For major failures with the service, you are entitled
(A) to cancel your service contract with us; and
(B) to a refund for the unused portion, or to compensation for its reduced value.
(ii) You are also entitled to choose a refund or replacement for major failures with goods. If a failure with the goods or a service does not amount to a major failure, you are entitled to have the failure rectified in a reasonable time. If this is not done you are entitled to a refund for the goods and to cancel the contract for the service and obtain a refund of any unused portion.
(b) We offer refunds, repairs, and replacements in accordance with the Australian Consumer Law.
(c) The Australian Consumer Law provides a set of Consumer Guarantees which protect consumers when they buy products and services.
(d) If the Australian Consumer Law applies, then we cannot avoid the Consumer Guarantees which it provides. If there is an inconsistency between this Policy and the Australian Consumer Law, the Australian Consumer Law will prevail.
(e) Further information about the Australian Consumer Law and these Consumer Guarantees is available from the website of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
(f) If a product or service which you purchased from us has a major failure (as defined in the Australian Consumer Law) then you may be entitled to a replacement or refund.
(g) If a product or service which you purchased from us has a failure which does not amount to a major failure (as defined in the Australian Consumer Law) then you may still be entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced.
3. Cancellation and Change of Mind
(a) We do not offer any refund if you change your mind, or find the same product or service cheaper elsewhere.
4. Products Damaged During Delivery
(a) In the event that the product you ordered has been damaged during delivery:
(i) In case of a damaged package, please do not remove it. We kindly ask to take photos of the damaged package.
(ii) Please contact us as soon as possible.
(iii) Any damaged product must be returned in the condition in which it was received, together with any packaging and other items which you received with the damaged product.
(b) We will arrange to repair or collect the damaged product and replace it with an equivalent product, or to refund it, provided that you have contacted us within 3 days from the date of receiving the product.
(a) Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Policy, we may refuse to provide a repair, replacement or refund for a product or service purchased by you if:
(i) You misused the said product in a way which caused the problem.
(ii) You knew or were made aware of the problem(s) with the product or service before you purchased it.
(iii) You asked for a service to be done in a certain manner, or you asked for alterations to a product, against our advice, or you were unclear about what you wanted.
(iv) Any other exceptions that apply under the Australian Consumer Law.
6. Shipping Costs for Returns
(a) In the event that a product you have purchased fails to meet one or more Consumer Guarantees under the Australian Consumer Law, we shall bear any cost of shipping the said product (the “Returned Product”) back to us, as well as any cost of shipping any replacement product to you.
(b) If the Returned Product can easily be shipped or returned, then you are responsible for organising for the Returned Product to be returned to us. If the Returned Product is eligible for a repair, replacement or refund under the terms of this Policy (including under the Australian Consumer Law) then we will reimburse you for the reasonable postage, shipping or transportation costs for the Returned Product.
(c) If the Returned Product is too large, too heavy, or otherwise too difficult to be removed and returned by you, and is believed to be eligible for a repair, replacement or refund under the terms of this Policy (including under the Australian Consumer Law), then we will organise for the postage, shipping, transportation or collection of the Returned Product, at our cost.
(d) In the event that we organise and pay for the inspection, postage, shipping, transportation or collection of a Returned Product, and it turns out not to be eligible for a repair, replacement or refund under the terms of this Policy (including under the Australian Consumer Law), then you will be required to pay the costs of any inspection, postage, shipping, transportation or collection of the Returned Product.
7. Response Time
(a) We aim to process any requests for repairs, replacements or refunds within 5 days of receipt.
8. How to Return Products
(a) You can contact us at the end of this Policy to discuss a return using the information.
(b) Unless otherwise defined in our sole discretion, we shall pay all refunds in the same form as the original purchase or to the same account or credit card used to make the original purchase.
(c) To be eligible for a refund, repair or replacement, you must provide proof of purchase.
(d) You may be required to provide a government issued identification to qualify for a refund, repair or replacement.
9. Contact Us
(a) If you wish to speak to us about this Policy or about any refund, repairs or replacements, please contact us at: email@example.com.