Terms and Conditions
These terms and conditions and The Consumer Protection (Distant Selling) Regulations 2000 apply to all purchases of goods and/or services from Harris Tweed and Knitwear, Old School, Drinishader, Isle of Harris, Western Isles, Scotland, HS3 3DX via one of the Harris Tweed and Knitwear websites.
The online terms and conditions do not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
Harris Tweed and Knitwear may change these terms and conditions at any time. Any such changes will take effect when posted on the website and it is your responsibility to read these terms and conditions on each occasion you use this website.
Goods and/or services ordered from our website for delivery outside the United Kingdom may be subject to import duties and taxes or handling charges which are levied when the delivery reaches the country of destination. We do not have any control over these charges and cannot predict their amount. Payment of any such charges, taxes or import duties will be your responsibility and you must comply with the applicable laws and regulations held within the destination country. Please check with your local customs office for further information prior to placing your order.
Goods sent outwith the EU that you wish to return for a replacement/refund will be at your own cost and we would ask that when an item is returned please mark on the customs label as a return, gift or other, please do not send as merchandise. Any items returned marked as merchandise will incur customs charges which you will be liable to pay once we receive the item back.
Your order constitutes an offer to Harris Tweed and Knitwear to buy goods and/or services. All orders are subject to acceptance by Harris Tweed and Knitwear and such acceptance will be by way of email confirming payment has been received for the goods and/or services (the purchase confirmation). The contract between you and the Harris Tweed and Knitwear will only be formed when you are sent the purchase confirmation.
You are asked to comply with the registration process located at the basket checkout. There is a minimum age requirement of 18 years of age for making online purchases via the web site.
Harris Tweed and Knitwear reserves the right to take legal action against any person(s) committing or attempting to commit online fraud.
Price and Payment
The price of any products will be as quoted on our site, except in cases of obvious error.
Prices include VAT (where applicable).
It is always possible that, despite our best efforts, some of the products listed on our site may be incorrectly priced. We will normally verify prices as part of our despatch procedure. Where a product's correct price is less than our stated price, we will charge the lower amount when despatching the product to you. If a product's correct price is higher than the price stated on our site, we will normally, at our discretion, either contact you for instructions before despatch, or reject your order and notify you of such rejection.
We are under no obligation to provide the product to you at the incorrect (lower) price, even after we have sent you an Order Confirmation, if the pricing error is obvious and unmistakeable and could have reasonably been recognised by you as a mis-pricing.
If you are purchasing from outside the United Kingdom you will be charged in your own currency and the Paypal will perform the currency conversion into pounds sterling.
Confirmation of the transaction will be sent to the email address you have provided.
Please note that it is Harris Tweed and Knitwear who are responsible for supplying your goods.
We do aim to have your order dispatched within 2 days unless your order is for wool, knitwear or a special order. If your order is urgent please do let us know and we can arrange to have your order sent special delivery.
Refunds and Cancellations
Where we are unable to supply the goods and/or services you have ordered for any reason, we will issue you with a refund within 30 days of your order, by crediting the card with which you paid for your order.
If the goods we deliver to you are not what you ordered or are damaged or defective in any way, please let us know as soon as you can. We will then either (at your request) refund you the amount paid for the goods, or replace the goods you received with the ones you ordered.
- You have not taken reasonable care of the goods while they are in your possession.
- If you cancel your order, you are responsible for arranging and paying for the return of the goods to us.
- We will refund the money you paid for the goods and/or services within 30 days of notice from you that you have cancelled your order.
Copyright in the content and design of this web site belongs to Harris Tweed and Knitwear or is used under licence (or with permission) from third party copyright owners.
Users are granted a licence to print pages for personal, non-commercial use but no part of this web site may be reproduced, transmitted or adapted for any other purpose.
From time to time this web site may also include links to other web sites, which are intended for interest or information purposes only. Harris Tweed and Knitwear has no control over, does not endorse and cannot be responsible for the content of any linked sites.
Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information on this site is regularly updated and remains up to date, Harris Tweed and Knitwear makes no representations or warranties about the accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this site.
Harris Tweed and Knitwear is committed to protecting your privacy on this website. Please read this Privacy Statement carefully so that you understand how we collect and use your personal data.
Harris Tweed and Knitwear does not hold customer credit or debit card details on its website or any of its data systems. All credit or debit card details are managed by the Harris Tweed and Knitwear payment service providers Paypal or Sagepay, who are compliant with the payment industry's highest standards for data protection and transaction security.
Any personal data collated through the Harris Tweed and Knitwear website will only be used to process your order and for statistic analysis to continually improve the website and business process performance.
Harris Tweed and Knitwear fully endorse and adheres to the principles of Data Protection as set out in the Data Protection Act 1998 ("the Act").
The Act provides that any data held about individuals is fairly and lawfully processed; processed for limited purposes; adequate, relevant and not excessive; accurate; not kept longer than necessary; processed in accordance with the data subject's rights; secure and not transferred to countries without adequate protection.
Harris Tweed and Knitwear reserves the right to access and disclose any individually identifiable information to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests, to operate its systems properly or to protect itself or its users.