6 Elements Outdoor Living - Delivery & Returns

Delivery policy

1.     Introduction
1.1   In this policy we set out details of the delivery methods, periods and charges that apply to orders for our products made through our website or by telephone or email.
1.2   This policy is a legally binding document, and this policy shall form part of the contract of sale between you and us made under our terms and conditions of sale.

2.     Delivery
2.1   Delivery pricing to all mainland UK addresses will be either be:

FREE as a promotional offer or charged by weight of product and is as listed in the delivery information on the relevant product page.
2.2   All other orders will be subject to delivery charges as detailed in Section 5.

3.     Geographical limitations
3.1   We currently offer free delivery to the following countries and territories: England, Scotland, Wales.
3.2   Please contact us directly if you would like us to arrange delivery of products to other countries and territories within the European Union.

4.     Delivery methods and periods
4.1   The methods that we use to deliver our products, and the time periods within which delivery is usually completed, are as follows:
(a)    if your delivery address is on the United Kingdom mainland, we will endeavour to deliver on a next day delivery after completion of manufacture - we have a current manufacturing lead time of 15 working days from point of order.
(b)    if your delivery address is remote UK mainland, the delivery period will be 3 days after completion of manufacture and despatch due to potential extended difficulty of logistics.
4.2   All of our main products will generally be delivered wrapped or boxed and strapped onto mini pallets, with a foot print of either 0.4 x 0.4m or 0.6 x 0.4m. Please ensure safe manual handling when receiving a product.
4.3   The delivery periods set out in this Section 4.1 are indicative only, and whilst we will make every effort to ensure that you receive your delivery in good time, we do not guarantee delivery before the end of the stated period.
4.4   We may conduct fraud screening checks before dispatching the product, and these checks may delay your delivery. If the delivery is likely to be delayed as a result of fraud screening checks, we will notify you.

5.     Delivery charges
5.1   Delivery charges will be calculated by our website and automatically applied to your order during the checkout process.
5.2   Applicable delivery charges will depend upon the location of the delivery address, and the size and weight of the products in your order.
5.3   Our delivery charges are as follows:
(a)   As listed on the relevant product page in respect of UK mainland addresses.
(b)   As listed on the relevant product page in respect of Scottish highland and other remote location addresses (although delivery may possibly be extended for 2-3 days due to logistics).

6.      Delivery tracking
6.1    Delivery tracking is available in respect of all orders for our products.
6.2    To track your delivery, enter your tracking number (which is provided in your dispatch confirmation email) into our delivery service provider's website to check progress.

7.      Receipt and signature
7.1    All deliveries must be received in person at the delivery address, and a signature must be provided.
7.2   Our delivery service provider will notify you in advance of attempting to make a delivery.
7.3   As most of our products are generally heavy (approx 50 Kg) and delivered on small pallets, it would be advised that there are 2 people available for safe handling of the delivered packaged product.

8.     Additional deliveries
8.1   If an initial delivery attempt is unsuccessful, our delivery service provider will make further attempts to deliver the products in your order.

9.     Collection
9.1   If your products remain undelivered despite our delivery service provider making further attempts to deliver them, the delivery service provider will leave a card at your address, with instructions on how you may collect your products, including a time limit for collection.

10.    Delivery problems
10.1  If you experience any problems with a delivery, please contact us using the contact details that we publish on our website or otherwise notify to you.
10.2  If our delivery service provider is unable to deliver your products, and such failure is your fault, and you do not collect your products from our delivery service provider within the relevant time limit, we may agree to arrange for re-delivery of the products; however, we reserve the right to charge you for the actual costs of re-delivery (even where the initial delivery was free of charge).
10.3 An indicative list of the situations where a failure to deliver will be your fault is set out below:
(a)   you provided the wrong address for delivery;
(b)   there is a mistake in the address for delivery that was provided;
(c)    the address for delivery is not reasonably accessible;
(d)   the address for delivery cannot safely be accessed;
(e)   if in-person receipt is not required, there is no easy and secure means of leaving the products at the address for delivery and there is no person available to accept delivery; or
(f)    if in-person receipt is required, there is no person available at the address for delivery to accept delivery and provide a signature.

Returns policy

1.     Introduction
1.1   We understand that from time to time you may wish to return a product to us.
1.2   We have created this policy to enable you to return products to us in appropriate circumstances.
1.3   This policy shall apply to all of our customers, irrespective of their geographical location.
1.4   This policy shall apply to all orders submitted through our website.
1.5   This document does not affect any statutory rights you may have as a consumer (such as rights under the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 or the Consumer Rights Act 2015).

2.     Returns
2.1   If you have no other legal right to return a product and receive a refund or exchange, then you will nonetheless be entitled to return a product to us and receive a refund in accordance with this policy if:
(a)   we receive the returned product within 14 days following the date of dispatch of the product to you;
(b)   the returned product is unused, in its original unopened packaging (with any seal or shrink-wrap intact), with any labels still attached, and otherwise in a condition enabling us to sell the product as new;
(c)    you comply with the procedure set out in this policy in relation to the return of the product; and
(d)   none of the exclusions set out in this policy apply.

3.     Returns procedure
3.1   In order to take advantage of your rights under this policy, you must contact us to obtain a return authorisation number, and then send the product to us with a covering note quoting that number.
3.2   Products returned under this policy must be sent by courier signed for delivery to our business address below in section 6.
3.3   You will be responsible for paying postage costs associated with returns under this policy.

4.     Refunds
4.1   We will give you a refund for the price you paid to us in respect of any product properly returned by you in accordance with this policy.
4.2   We will not refund to you the original delivery charges relating to the returned product.
4.3   We will not refund to you any costs you incur in returning the product to us.
4.4   We will usually refund any money received from you using the same method originally used by you to pay for your purchase.
4.5   We will process the refund due to you as soon as possible and, in any event, within 14 days following the day we receive your returned product.

5.     Improper returns
5.1   If you return a product in contravention of this policy, and you do not have any other legal right to a refund or exchange in respect of that product:
(a)   we will not refund the purchase price or exchange the product;
(b)   we may retain the returned product until you pay to us such additional amount as we may charge for re-delivery of the returned product; and
(c)    if we do not receive payment of such additional amount within 14 days of issuing a request for payment, we may destroy or otherwise dispose of the returned product in our sole discretion without any liability to you.

6.     Our details
6.1   This website is owned and operated by 6 Elements Outdoor Living Ltd.
6.2   Our business contact address is: Sapphire House, Cristal Business Centre, Knightsdale Road, Ipswich, IP1 4JJ.
6.3   You can contact us:
(a)   Using our website contact form
(b)   Via email info@6-elements.co.uk
(c)   By phone 01473 487 066


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Updated 21/07/2020