TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • WHO, WHAT AND WHERE
    • Be Wedding Wise (www.beweddingwise.co.uk) grants you a non-exclusive, limited and revocable licence to use and access our website (www.beweddingwise.co.uk) and/or mobile application (Platform) subject to these terms and conditions (Terms).
    • The Platform provides a listing of profiles (Profiles) for third party suppliers (Suppliers) of goods and/or services relating to weddings (Services) and allows users (Reviewers) to provide reviews of those Suppliers and Services (Reviews).
    • In these Terms, “us”, “we” and “our” refer to Be Wedding Wise and references to “you” and “your” is to you, the Supplier or Member.
    • By using the Platform you agree to be bound by these Terms – if you do not agree with these Terms you must immediately stop using the Platform.
    • You agree that we may change, update or otherwise amend the Platform and these Terms at our absolute discretion.
  • REGISTRATION
    • You must register your contact details to access certain features of the Platform, including to submit Reviews or create a Profile.
    • We may accept, reject, suspend or remove registration of a Supplier in our absolute discretion. If you are creating a Profile, you warrant that you have the authority to bind the Supplier.
    • Registration may require provision of personal information (such as full name and email) or access to a third party account or social networking sites (such as Facebook). You consent to the use of this information to create your account and acknowledge that we rely on the information provided by you during the registration process being true, accurate, current and complete. You must notify us of any change to such information by updating your account details.
  • SUPPLIERS & PROFILES
    • For the purposes of maintaining a Profile, we may require confirmation from Suppliers of identity and submission of at least two (2) independent client reviews within 30 days. We may verify certain information, including by randomly contacting Reviewers and Suppliers, but we cannot guarantee that all Profiles and Reviews will be verified.
    • Each Supplier acknowledges that we and other users rely on the information provided by the Supplier during the registration process and any updates to their Profile. The Supplier warrants and represents that all such information and any other information provided on the Platform is accurate, complete and not misleading and remains so, including that the Supplier has the relevant qualifications and experience to perform the Services. The Supplier must notify us of any change to such information.
    • We do not guarantee any business, bookings or payments for Services arising from use of the Platform.
  • REVIEWERS & REVIEWS
    • Reviewers must be involved in the provision of Services from the Supplier and we may require evidence of that business relationship.
    • Reviewers may submit only one Review for each transaction with the relevant Supplier.
    • Suppliers shall receive notification of each Review by email and provided with an opportunity to publish comments on the Review.
    • We do not control the Reviews and communications from Reviewers or Suppliers, and we are not responsible for the accuracy, reliability, completeness, veracity or suitability of any Reviews.
    • We will take steps to verify the first 2 Reviews for each Supplier and thereafter shall verify only selected Reviews (including at Random). We shall otherwise have no obligation to monitor Reviews and related communications.
  • DISPUTED REVIEWS
    • We reserve the right to investigate and verify a Review and related communications, including following a dispute notice from the Supplier or Reviewer.
    • We reserve the right to remove a Review (or not) in our discretion but will only remove a Review where we consider that the Review does not comply with the Code of Conduct, any requirements of these Terms, or otherwise the spirit of the Platform.
    • We may suspend the registration of any user the subject of any investigation and terminate the registration in the event that we determine there has been a breach of these Terms.
  • CODE OF CONDUCT
    • You are responsible for all content, images and information published on or sent via the Platform (including Reviews and related communications. You acknowledge that such content will be made publicly available and that we are not responsible for editing or monitoring such content.
    • You acknowledge that the Platform relies on the independence, legitimacy and authenticity of Reviews and related communications. You warrant that such information is accurate, honest complete, not misleading, and otherwise comply with the Code of Conduct.
    • We reserve the right to delete any such content and information in our absolute discretion, including anything contrary to the Code of Conduct or otherwise in breach of these Terms.
    • In connection with any Review or related communication, each Supplier must:
      • Not post a review on your own account, misrepresent or impersonate another user;
      • Not restrict any other user from giving a Review;
      • Not provide cash, compensation or other benefits in exchange for the Review;
      • Not reproduce any part or all of a Review on the Supplier’s website, marking or advertising materials, without the prior written consent from both the Reviewer and us.
    • You agree that any Review or related communication on the Platform must:
      • Treat the Platform and other users with respect;
      • Not partake in any conduct that could be considered bullying, harassment, degradation, insulting, racist or otherwise threatening;
      • Not contain any private, personal or other information that should not be made public;
      • Not infringe any third party’s intellectual property rights including copyright or trademark rights;
      • Not contain obscene, lewd or suggestive content and/or pornography
      • Not be defamatory, improper, indecent, offensive, libellous;
      • Not upload or insert of any code into or onto our Platform;
      • Not contain any computer hardware or software viruses, trojan horses, worms, spyware or any other computer programming that may interfere with or adversely affect the operation or security of our Platform;
      • Not manipulate the Platform or any Reviews, including by seeking multiple Reviews from the same Reviewer;
      • Not be used for commercial or public purposes outside the purposes of the Platform, nor to advertise the services of others.
    • SUPPLIERS & RESPONSIBILITY FOR SERVICES
      • You acknowledge that we do not provide any of the Services and that the Platform merely lists Suppliers and Services. We do not endorse any Supplier nor do we guarantee the quality of their Services.
      • We do not accept any responsibility or legal liability whatsoever for any act or omission of the Supplier, Reviewers or other users arising from or in connection with the Services. The Supplier acts as an independent contractor and is not an employee of any customer or us.
      • We are not a party to any transaction entered into by any user with a Supplier. Whilst we may assist with the resolution of any complaint or dispute relating to the Services, you acknowledge that any legal recourse arising from or in connection with the Services, whether for breach of contract or otherwise, is against the Supplier (as applicable) and not against us, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Terms or on the Platform.
      • You must cooperate with us and comply with all reasonable requirements, including information and documents relating to the Services.
    • CONDITIONS OF USE
      • It is a condition of use of the Platform that:
        • You are over the age of 18;
        • You have authority to use the payment method (if any) submitted via the Platform;
        • You register on the Platform to perform any Services;
        • You only use the Platform for lawful purposes;
        • You are not breaking any local, state, national or international law in your relevant jurisdiction by accessing this Platform;
        • You must provide us with accurate personal and contact information;
        • You will only represent yourself and will not create false aliases or impersonate any other person (with or without their consent) while using the Platform;
        • You do not breach any of these Terms.
      • You agree and warrant that you will not solicit a user of the Platform to join another competing Platform.
    • FEES & PAYMENT
      • All service fees are specified on the Platform inclusive of VAT and subject to change at any time.
      • Suppliers may be charged a service fee for registering on the Platform, payable either monthly or annually in advance. Subject to any rights at law, service fees are non-refundable.
      • Payments must be made in advance by PayPal, credit card or any other payment method specified by us. Surcharges may apply for certain payment methods. You warrant that there are sufficient funds on the relevant PayPal account or credit card to pay for all service fees and other charges. You agree to monitor all repeating fees and charges, either monthly or annually (as applicable).
      • If any amount due remains unpaid, we may charge additional administration costs and interest (both before and after judgment) on the amount unpaid at the rate for the time being that would be applicable if the debt were a qualifying debt under the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998.
      • You agree to pay any duties or taxes with respect to the Services.
    • PLATFORM AVAILABILITY
      • You acknowledge that we are not required to keep the Platform available for your use and we make no warranties as to its availability.
      • We accept no responsibility for the unavailability of this Platform, or any offer of Services found on the Platform, and you agree that we are not liable for any loss or damage that you or any other person incurs by not being able to access the Platform.
      • We make no guarantees, implied or express, as to the ongoing availability of the Platform or Services.
    • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
      • All content on the Platform (including any source code, product specifications, usage data, photographs, ideas, enhancements, feature requests, suggestions or other information provided by any user) is our copyright and property and can be used for any purpose relating to the Platform or our business.
      • Should a Supplier’s photograph be used by us for any marketing purposes (including blogs, advertorials, sponsorship opportunities) we agree to credit the photographer in all such materials.
      • Without our express written permission, you shall not copy the Platform for your own commercial purposes, including:
        • Replicate or use the details and profiles of any Supplier;
        • Replicate all or part of the Platform in anyway; or
        • Incorporate all or part of the Platform in any other webpage, website, platform, application or other digital or non-digital format.
      • We and the Suppliers have moral & registered rights in their respective trademarks and you shall not copy, alter, use or otherwise deal in the marks without our prior written consent or the Supplier (as applicable).
    • THIRD PARTY WEBSITES & ADVERTISING
      • The Platform may from time-to-time contain information & advertising from third-party businesses, people & websites (Third Parties). You consent to receiving this information as part of your use of the Platform.
      • We are not responsible for any information transmitted by Third Parties or liable for any reliance you make upon the information or statements conveyed by Third Parties (or in relation to your dealings with Third Parties), nor are we responsible for the accuracy of any advertisements.
    • LIMITATION OF LIABILITY & INDEMNITY
      • You agree that you use the Platform at your own risk.
      • You acknowledge that we are not responsible for the conduct or activities of any Reviewer, Supplier or other user and that we are not liable for such under any circumstances.
      • You are solely responsible for the security of any username and password provided by us to access the Platform. You are solely responsible for the use of your account, irrespective of who is utilising it, whether with or without your permission. You must notify us immediately of any misuse or unauthorised use of your account.
      • You acknowledge that in using the Platform and in relation to the supply of any Services you do not rely on any statement, representation, assurance or warranty (whether made innocently or negligently) from us that is not set out in these Terms.
      • You agree to indemnify us for any loss, damage, cost or expense that we may suffer or incur as a result of or in connection with your use of or conduct in connection with the Platform, including any breach by you of these Terms.
      • In no circumstances will we be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential or indirect damages, loss or corruption of data, loss of profits, goodwill, bargain or opportunity, loss of anticipated savings or any other similar or analogous loss resulting from your access to, or use of, or inability to use the Platform or any content, or in any way relating to the Services (or the provision or non-provision of Service), whether based on warranty, contract, tort, negligence, in equity or any other legal theory, and whether or not we knew or should have known of the possibility of such damage, to business interruption of any type, whether in tort, contract or otherwise
      • Certain rights and remedies may be available under the Sale of Goods Act 1979 or the Consumer Protection Act 1987 or similar legislation in other jurisdictions and may not be permitted to be excluded, restricted or modified. Apart from those that cannot be excluded, we and our related entities exclude all conditions and warranties that may be implied by law. To the extent permitted by law, our liability for breach of any implied warranty or condition that cannot be excluded is restricted, at our option to the re-performance of Services or payment of the cost of re-supply of Services.
    • PRIVACY POLICY
      • You accept our Privacy Policy and agree that you will not do anything that shall compromise our compliance with the Privacy Policy nor do anything contrary to the Privacy Policy insofar as your use of the Platform is concerned.
      • We may amend the Privacy Policy from time-to-time without notice and at our absolute discretion, and by continuing to use the Platform you accept such changes.
    • TERMINATION
      • We may end the agreement formed by the Terms immediately by giving you written notice. It is not essential to provide reasons for the termination. Where these Terms have been terminated you must immediately cease using the Platform or Services.
      • Suppliers may terminate their use of the Platform at any time prior to the end of the relevant payment cycle.
      • Your use of the Platform may be cancelled at any time, for any reason, on a temporary or permanent basis. You must immediately cease using the Platform should you receive a notice cancelling your licence to use the Platform.
    • NOTICES
      • You can contact our customer service team by email (hello@beweddingwise.co.uk).
      • You can direct notices, enquiries, complaints and so forth to us using any other details published on the Platform. We will notify you of a change of details from time-to-time by publishing new details on the Platform.
      • We will send you newsletters, notices and other correspondence to the email address that you submit to the Platform. It is your responsibility to update your contact details as they change.
      • A consent, notice or communication under this agreement is effective if it is sent as an electronic communication (having the meaning given to that term in Electronic Communications Act 2000 and the Electronic Signatures Regulations 2002) unless required to be physically delivered under law.
    • GENERAL
      • We may assign or otherwise create any interest in their rights under these Terms by giving you written notice.
      • We may amend these Terms at any time, in our absolute discretion, effective upon giving you notice.
      • Any provision of these Terms, which is invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, is, as to that jurisdiction, ineffective to the extent of the invalidity or unenforceability without affecting the remaining provisions of these Terms or affecting the validity or enforceability of that provision in any other jurisdiction. The parties will negotiate in good faith to replace any such provision with a provision which is valid and enforceable and consistent with the intention of these Terms, so far as is reasonably practicable.
      • These Terms form part of an ecommerce transaction and the parties agree that these Terms shall be accepted electronically and the agreement to these Terms is formed & validly entered into electronically.
      • The termination of these Terms does not affect the parties’ rights in respect of periods before the termination of these Terms.
      • These Terms are governed by the laws of England & Wales and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in England.