Terms and Conditions of Sale

The company's terms and conditions of sale are outlined below: please give us a call if you are unsure of the content.

Company

The Kitchen Partnership is the trading name of "The Kitchen Partnership Ltd" which is registered in England and Wales under company number UX84A3 and VAT number 237 1824 09. Our registered address is: Unit F, Kingsmead, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5EU.

Definitions

  • The "Customer" means the person making the purchase from the seller.
  • The "Seller" means The Kitchen Partnership.
  • The "Contract" means the terms and conditions as listed below.

Description of Product

The colour of the products supplied may vary from the website and the samples provided. Items of solid wood or veneer particularly may vary in colour and grain. The customer is not entitled to terminate the contract of make a claim against the seller on the basis of reasonably foreseeable variations in colour or grain.

Whilst every effort is made to reproduce accurate information, we reserve the right to change specifications, equipment and availability without prior notice.

While every effort has been taken to provide accurate pictures and product information on this site we cannot guarantee that colours and finishes will be exactly as seen on the site. We do not make any guarantees regarding a product's suitability for use.

Orders

Liability for the order rests with the customer. It is the customer's responsibility to check that the order is correct and that the items are suitable for the use intended. Any advice or guidance provided by The Kitchen Partnership is for guidance only and The Kitchen Partnership will not be held liable for such advice of guidance.

Pricing

All quoted prices are in UK sterling and include VAT at the current rate. Although every effort will be made to adhere to the prices quoted on the website we do reserve the right to alter or withdraw prices without notice.

Occasionally an error may occur in the pricing on the website. In these circumstances we will not be obliged to supply the products at the incorrect price.

Delivery and Returns

Delivery is by one man to an accessible ground floor location and assistance will be required. If a two man delivery is required an additional charge will be levied. Delivery charges are listed on our site according to location and are applicable to orders with furniture values of a minimum amount of £1500. Where an order is under £1500 for furniture only please contact us for the delivery charge.

The majority of deliveries will be made within 4-6 weeks of order depending upon the finish. All delivery dates are given as guidelines only. We do not accept any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss involved with delayed deliveries. We will advise on any non-stock items or extended delivery dates by email or telephone.

Deliveries will be made by a dedicated delivery lorry. Delivery for the kitchens will be to an easily accessible ground floor location only.

All products must be checked thoroughly for damage and delivery notes signed off accordingly. If it is not possible to check the products while the delivery driver is present then any dispatch notes must be signed "products unchecked as driver could not wait". You must then check all the products delivered and any missing, damaged or faulty products must be reported within 72 hours of delivery. We cannot accept responsibility for damaged items not reported within this time frame.

The Seller will not be liable for any costs, direct or indirect, incurred by the customer as a result of damaged goods or shortages.

The Customer may be requested to retain the damaged goods for a reasonable period for inspection. If the goods are not retained as requested an additional charge may be raised for replacements.

Any additional costs involved with re-delivering products through missed deliveries would be at the Customer's expense.

Payment

Payment can be made by credit or debit card online or by telephone.

Payment can be made by cheque but funds will need to be cleared by our bank before the order will be accepted.

Upon acceptance of your order, either online or by telephone, we will debit your card with the full value of the order.

All products remain the property of The Kitchen Partnership until paid in full.

Returns, Cancellations and Credits

Kitchens

As all kitchen units are made to order and to specific customer choice/specification any cancellation will only be subject to the written agreement of the Seller and the Customer will be liable to any costs incurred in purchasing materials, manufacturing the items, administration costs and delivery costs to the point of cancellation.

Order amendments:

  • Additions to your order may be made at any time. However this may delay the order being delivered dependant on when additional items are added as only one delivery per order is scheduled.
  • Changes to your order - if any items on the original order are changed then the Customer will be liable to any costs incurred as if the items had been cancelled.

All kitchens are made specifically in accordance with each customer's order and subject to your statutory rights, may not be returned unless the Products are defective or not made in accordance with the order.

The Seller

The Seller shall be entitled to cancel the contract and refund the payment in the following circumstances:

  • Our suppliers cannot provide sufficient stock.
  • Products ordered have been discontinued.

Privacy Policy and Security

All personal information you supply to us will be treated in accordance with the Data Protection Act. The nature of this site means that we will obtain, use and disclose certain information about you. This statement sets out the principles governing our Use of Data on this site. By registering to use the Site you agree to this Use.

When ordering goods you will need to provide certain data such as contact details and demographic information. We will store this data and use it to contact you, provide you with details of our products and otherwise for the normal use and improvement of our Site.

We do not share any of your data with any third parties, other than those required to fulfil your order.

We use cookies only to store information about your session identifiers to enable us to identify whether you are registered on the site and if so, to shortcut your access to the site and any products. We will only read cookies from your cookie file placed there through your web browser's interaction with the site.

We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal data including the use of encryption and hashing technology, but we cannot guarantee the security of any data you disclose online. You accept the inherent security implications of being and transacting online over the Internet and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless we have been negligent or in wilful default.

If you have any queries about our privacy policy, please contact us.

Warranties and Liability

  • Carcases - 20 years
  • Hinges - 20 years
  • Drawer runners - 20 years
  • Doors/Drawer fronts - 6 years
  • Matching furniture accessories - 6 years
  • Sink products - Individual manufacturers guarantee
  • Accessories - 6 years

Guarantees are limited to:

  • The products being subject only to general domestic use.
  • All products being correctly installed and not subject to misuse.

Guarantees will not cover consequential loss.

Please note that kitchens which have recently been plastered should be allowed to completely dry and stabilise before storing or installing your products. Failure to do this will invalidate your guarantees.

Copyright

All information contained within this website and information provided by the Seller remains the Intellectual Property of The Kitchen Partnership. Any use of these trademarks, images and literature will require the written permission of The Kitchen Partnership.

Force Majeure

The Seller shall not be liable to the Customer for any delay in supply or for any damage or defect to products supplied or delivered hereunder that is caused by any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control (including without limitation industrial disputes, utility failure, machinery breakdown, malicious damage, fire, storm or flood).

Assignment

The Seller may assign the Contract or any part of it to any person, firm or company but the Customer shall not be entitled to assign the contract without the prior permission of the Seller

Governing Law

English law shall govern all contracts for the purchase of items from this website and any dispute shall be subject to the juristiction of the English Courts. If any provisions of these terms and conditions shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.