1. GENERAL CONDITIONS
1.1 References to the 'we', 'us', "Company" or www.scrapcars.co.uk relates to "Vehicle Recyclers Ltd"
1.2 References to the "Seller" or 'Customer' relate to you, the owner of the vehicle which is the subject matter of a valuation/purchase or recycling/disposal request. 1.3 References to the "Agent" or 'Agents' refer to agents works for or on behalf of www.scrapcars.co.uk
2. PRE-CONTRACT INFORMATION
2.1. This document sets out the terms and conditions between you and us. It is our intention that the Service is provided and accepted on these terms. If you are a Consumer and wish to rely on any variation to these terms then you should ensure that the variation is notified to us in writing before issuing any instructions to us to carry out the Service.
2.2 In order to commence the purchase process, you (the Seller) must visit the www.scrapcars.co.uk and fully complete the online valuation process. You will need to provide us with certain information about the type and condition of the vehicle that you want to sell or recycle. Once you have completed the online valuation process you will subsequently receive an e-mail that will contain the given valuation.
2.3 This valuation is provided on a "subject to contract" basis and is not legally binding.www.scrapcars.co.uk reserves the right to withdraw the valuation at any time without legal consequence and with no liability to the prospective Seller.
3. PRICE QUOTED
3.1 The price quoted in the valuation will be in pounds sterling.
3.2 All prices quoted in the valuation are given in good faith and are derived from a combination of factors including the information supplied by the Seller and third party data. The provision of inaccurate, false or misleading data by the Seller will result in an inaccurate valuation that cannot be relied upon by the Seller.
3.3. In determining the price, the value of any re-usable parts and recyclable materials may be taken into consideration and the cost of providing a disposal service has been deducted.
3.4 If for some reason an error in the valuation quoted has occurred, www.scrapcars.co.uk will rectify the price as soon as reasonable practicable after notification of the mistake. No liability whatsoever can be accepted by www.scrapcars.co.uk for accidental mistakes or errors caused by system failures or third party data providers.
4.1. Consumers are given the right to cancel orders for services under The Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000 ("Regulations") during the period of seven working day after the day on which the service being provided commences. This is called a "Cooling Off Period". These Regulations contain several exceptions to the Cooling Off Period. When you have asked us to make an arrangement for collection of your scrap vehicle that exemption then becomes relevant . Accordingly you are acknowledging and agreeing that when you have entered into this Contract your rights under the Cooling Off Period, will no longer be binding. By doing this you would not be eligible to reject our Service during the Cooling Off Period.
4.2. On acceptance of the Quotation, you will not be able to cancel the Contract without our permission. If we give permission it will be on the basis that you shall be liable to us for any reasonable and foreseeable losses that we may suffer as a result of such cancellation (such as, and without limit to, travel & time costs incurred by us prior to the cancellation) and such damages shall be paid by you upon such cancellation. We shall endeavour to reduce damages by an amount to reflect any replacement contract that we are able to carry out as a result of the cancellation.
5.1 All payments will be made by us or the collection agent.
5.2 Payments will be made by cheque, cash or bank transfer at the request of the Seller.
6. SELLER'S WARRANTIES
6.1 The following warranties, where the information has been provided by the seller, are valid.
6.2 The Seller warrants that the information supplied during the on-line valuation process is true and accurate.
6.3 The Seller warrants that the vehicle is not subject to undisclosed finance.
6.4 The Seller warrants that he or she is the legal owner of the vehicle, and therefore has the right to transfer the full unencumbered legal title and full ownership of the vehicle to the Company.
6.6 The Seller warrants than no other person or company has any claim to the vehicle whether legal, equitable, possessory or otherwise.
7. SELLER'S RESPONSIBILITIES
7.1 The 'Collection Agent' is working on behalf of www.scrapcars.co.uk and you are surrendering ownership of your vehicle to the collection agent who will follow our procedures of safe vehicle transport and disposal.
7.2 The collection agent is responsible for any payment.
8. VEHICLES SUBJECT TO FINANCE
8.1 If www.scrapcars.co.uk collects a vehicle that has outstanding finance, we reserve the right to charge you for its collection and all storage charges until the Finance Company makes a decision as to its final destination.
9. PROPERTY AND RISK
9.1 It is your full responsibility to remove any possessions from the vehicle before we collect it. Should any property be found within the vehicle after it has been collected, ownership will pass from the Seller to the Company.
10.1 The vehicle will be inspected by a www.scrapcars.co.uk agent prior to its collection. If either the vehicle does not fully comply with the information provided during the online valuation process or the condition is such that it has a substantial impact of the value of the vehicle, a revised valuation may be offered.
11.1 The governing law is English Law and the parties agree to submit to the full jurisdiction of the English courts.