Terms & Conditions

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In registering to this website, and specifically by participating as a Buyer or Seller in any auction

run by this website, you are deemed to have read and agreed to the following Terms and

Conditions.

Whisky Vault Auctions Ltd Registered Number 10211129 trading under WVA Whisky Auctions.

 “Website” refers to www.wvawhiskyauctions.co.uk – the online auction platform operating on

behalf of the Company, as agent to the Buyer and the Seller.

“Client”, “You”, “Your”, “Bidder”, “Buyer”, “Seller”, “User” and “Yours” refers to you, the person

registering to use the website and accepting the Company’s terms and conditions.

“The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our”, “WVAWhiskyAuctions” and “Us” refers to WVA Whisky Auctions.

“Lot”, “Listing”, “Item” or “Items” means any bottle(s) of whisky, whisky related item(s) or any other

item(s) consigned to us with a view to its/their sale by auction online, sold by the Seller and won/

purchased by the Buyer.

Where a Seller wishes to enter two or more Items into a single auction and for them to be sold

together to a single Buyer, these shall be deemed to be a “Lot” for the purposes of these Terms

and Conditions.

Where a Seller wishes two or more Items to be sold separately these shall be deemed to be

separate “Lots” for the purposes of these Terms and Conditions.

“Legal Age” means at least eighteen (18) years old in the United Kingdom, or such other minimum

age as is required in any foreign jurisdiction for the lawful purchase of alcohol.

Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, (non-)capitalisation, and/or,

he/she are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to the same.

GOVERNING LAW

By accessing our website, using and/or purchasing our services, you shall be deemed to have

accepted these Terms and Conditions and in so doing you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of

English Courts in respect of any and all matters arising out of or in connection with the accessing

of our website and/or the purchasing of our services.

In the event that any provision(s) of these Terms and Conditions are deemed invalid or

unenforceable for any reason (including, but not limited to, the exclusions and limitations herein

referred to) then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be severed from these Terms and

Conditions and the remaining Terms shall continue to apply.

Our failure to enforce any of the provisions set out herein, or failure to exercise any option to

terminate, shall not be construed as a waiver of any such provision and shall not affect the validity

of these Terms and Conditions or of any part thereof, or the right thereafter to enforce each and

every provision.

EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS

The information on this website is provided on an “as is” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by

law, the Company:

excludes all representations and warranties relating to this website and its contents or which is or

may be provided by any affiliates or any other third party, including in relation to any inaccuracies

or omissions in this website and/or the Company’s literature; and

excludes all liability for damages arising out of or in connection with your use of this website. This

includes, without limitation, direct loss, loss of business or profits (whether or not the loss of such

profits was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or you have advised this Company of

the possibility of such potential loss), damage caused to your computer, computer software,

systems and programs and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and

incidental damages.

The above exclusions and limitations apply only to the extent permitted by law. None of your

statutory rights as a consumer are affected.

LEGAL AGE OF BUYERS AND SELLERS

By accessing our website, and/or in registering to use this website, as a Buyer or Seller, you

confirm that you are the Legal Age.

Any alcohol may only be purchased by persons who are the Legal Age. Any registered User who

bids on Lots listed by the Company agrees that any alcohol received as a Buyer will only be

consumed by persons who are the Legal Age.

Any alcohol may only be sold by persons who are the Legal Age.

At delivery to the Buyer, any shipment containing an alcoholic beverage will require the signature

of persons who are the Legal Age. Proof of age may be required.

We reserve the right to ask first time Buyers for identification to prevent fraud and/or underage

purchases.

CONFIDENTIALITY

Client records shall be held by us in confidence and shall not be divulged to any third party other

than if legally required to do so by the appropriate authorities.

Clients shall have the right to request sight of and copies of any and all client records pertaining to

them and kept by us by giving us notice in writing. We adhere to undertake to comply with any

such notice within a reasonable timeframe.

We shall not sell, share or otherwise provide any third party with information personal to you or use

your e-mail address for mail other than to inform you about WVA Whisky Auctions Ltd-related

business.

AUTHENTICITY OF BOTTLES SOLD AT AUCTION

By registering with WVA Whisky Auctions you agree that any Items you decide to register to sell

with the Company at auction are authentic. We reserve the right to enquire with specialists in

order to verify authenticity of bottles after registration.

Without any liability whatsoever to the Company, if, in the reasonable opinion of the Company,

there is any doubt about the authenticity of a bottle, it will not be offered for auction. Upon such

occurrence, it will be returned to the Seller at the Seller’s expense,. If we consider an Item to be

counterfeit or illegitimate to that described by the Seller, WVA Whisky Auctions reserve the right to

reject and dispose of any Item. A charge of £20 will be made for the appropriate removal and

destruction.

WVA Whisky Auctions reserves the right to ban any User from future use of the website and/or our

services, where it is considered that the User has attempted to sell non-authentic goods on our

website.

WEBSITE REGISTRATION

In order to place a bid on any Item, or to register Items to sell at auction, you must register as a

User to our website. This is to verify and legitimise bidders.

To register to our website, use the login/register option.

All persons registered will be expected to keep their account details strictly confidential at all times.

Third parties may not use or access your account on your behalf, or for their own interests.

The registered person will be liable for all bids made using your account.

SELLERS

Seller’s Listing Fee payable to the Company is Currently £0.00

Seller’s Commission is now set at 0% in any auction unless

otherwise advertised on the WVA Whisky Auctions home page in a period of promotion.

Seller’s Optional Reserve Fee payable to the Company is Free per Lot. Bottle registration is also Free

WVA Whisky Auctions reserves the right to update or change any commission rates and fees as it

may in its sole discretion deem fit.

All delivery costs associated with delivering Items registered for auction from the Seller to WVA Whisky Auctions

are at the expense of the Seller.

The Seller should ensure that the relevant insurance cover is provided until the Items reach us.

Any payments incurred by WVA Whisky Auctions in respect of UK customs/duties payments arising

from items entering the UK from a Seller located outside the UK will be surcharged to the Seller.

WVAWhiskyAuctions reserves the right to, for any listing, prepare the Lot description and upload

photographs captured by WVA Whisky Auctions employees or directors.

WVA Whisky Auctions reserve the right to refuse to accept Items to sell at auction if we have

reasonable cause for believing that;

Any information concerning the lot given to us by you or on your behalf is inaccurate or misleading

in any material respect; or the Lot is a forgery

In the event of WVA Whisky Auctions refusing to accept Items to sell at auction in line with the

terms set out in the previous bullets, the Seller shall remain liable to us for any expenses incurred

by us, including storage charges of £2 per day for such time that said Lot was held by WVA Whisky

Auctions.

Sellers are strictly forbidden to bid on their own Items. WVA Whisky Auctions reserves the right to

cancel any auction whereby illegal bidding is considered to have taken place. In this scenario,

WVA Whisky Auctions reserve the right to charge a further administration charge of £30 to any

Items that are cancelled and return to the Seller as a result of illegal bidding. All costs of returning

the Items to the Seller will also be owed by the Seller to WVA Whisky Auctions in the event of

Items returned to the Seller for any reason unless otherwise agreed between the Seller and

WVA Whisky Auctions.

Following the release of any special, limited edition, bottles, WVA Whisky Auctions reserves the

right to only accept 1 bottle per customer per auction and to accept no more than 5 of any of the

same bottles per auction from all Sellers. In this scenario, we would suggest and offer to the Seller

to list these Items in the following auction.

We do not currently offer any special commission or shipping rates for auctioning whisky

miniatures, unless otherwise explained in the Lot description.

We do not accept Bell’s Decanters or cream liqueurs for auction.

We are selling the Lot on your behalf as your agent and you hereby undertake to us that:

you are the legal owner of the Items to be sold at auction, or if you are not the owner (whether or

not you have notified us that you are acting as an agent for a disclosed or undisclosed principal)

that you are duly authorised by the de facto owner of the Items to sell them;

you sell the Items with full title guaranteed free from all liens, charges, encumbrances or third-party

claims;

you have notified us in writing of any material alteration to the Item and have provided us

accurately with all information (including any concerns expressed by third-parties relating to the

authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability, quality and origin of the

Items) in relation to the Items, or any description of it, of which you are aware or which is in your

possession or of which any principal for whom you act in relation to the Items is aware or

possesses;

unless you notify us in writing to the contrary at the time the Item(s) is/are delivered to us, there are

no restrictions (whether copyright or otherwise) affecting the Lot, or which would prevent us

reproducing any photographs or any text of any information or description of, about or relating to

the Items provided by you or on your behalf;

all information submitted with the Items is accurate and truthful

RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE LOT

We accept responsibility to the Lot after it has been received by WVA Whisky Auctions at our

offices in Arundel West Sussex. We are not liable for any damage, loss or destruction of the Lot

while in transit to us.

We accept responsibility for any damage, loss or destruction of the Lot whilst said Lot has been

received by WVA Whisky Auctions at our offices in Arundel, arising as a result of any act or

omission (whether negligent or otherwise) by any employee or director of the Company (excluding

damage, loss or destruction caused by Acts of God or terrorism).

After the auction has finished, and as soon as the Buyer has paid and the Lot is despatched, risk

shall transfer to the Buyer and the Buyer accepts liability for any damage, loss or destruction of the

Lot while in transit to them, and thereafter.

Appropriate insurances are in place to cover our legal responsibilities.

INDEMNITIES GIVEN BY THE SELLER

The Seller agrees to indemnify us against any and all claims, proceedings, liabilities, costs,

expenses or losses against the Seller and/or the Company arising from:

any actual or alleged breach of any undertaking or obligation by the Seller to us or the Buyer,

whether by act or omission (including negligent act or omission) or otherwise;

any personal injury (including death and disease), loss or damage caused to any person by an

Item;

the exercising of any of our rights, powers and/or duties permitted to us by these Terms and

Conditions;

our receiving or recovering (or seeking to recover where you have authorised us to do so) or our

failure to recover (provided we have taken reasonable steps to do so) any successful bid price

obtained;

your fraud and our exercising of any of our rights or powers in the event of fraud;

any error, mis-description or omission in any description (whether negligent or otherwise) of the Lot

by you (including return of an Item by the Buyer and/or the Company pursuant to these Terms and

Conditions).

any error, mis-description or omission in any description of the Lot by the Company so long as it

was not caused by a breach of our duty to you under these Terms and Conditions to exercise

reasonable care and skill.

the accessing of the website.

RESERVES

Placing a reserve price on any Lot is optional, and will incur an additional charge of £0 per Item. A

reserve price will ensure that your Lot will remain unsold, unless the highest bid at the end of the

auction is greater than or equal to your selected reserve price.

If any Reserve price is not met at the end of an auction, and the Lot remains unsold, WVA Whisky Auctions

will contact the Seller to arrange either to re list the unsold Lot in the subsequent WVA Whisky Auctions

auction, or return the Lot to the Seller.

If the Seller choses to have their Lot returned to them in the event of a reserve price not being met

and the Lot not being sold, all costs associated with returning the Lot to the Seller will be owed by

the Seller to WVA Whisky Auctions

PAYMENT TO SELLERS

If you are a successful Seller, we will not process your payments until the Buyer has paid us

And is satisfied that our descriptions were accurate.

Payments will begin as soon as possible and in any event we will ensure that Sellers are fully

Notified if payment is unlikely to be received by the Seller with 21 business days after the auction

ending.

Payments from the Company to the Seller can be made using direct bank transfer (further charges me be incurred by international bank transfer) or be sent to the seller by cheque.

SELLER CANCELLATION

Any cancellation must be notified by the Seller at the very soonest opportunity. The Company

reserves the right to charge an administration fee of £35 for any cancellations. Note that all fees

paid by the Seller are non-refundable in the event of a cancellation.

Please note that the Consumer Protection [Distance Selling] Regulations 2000 do not apply to

Items sold by auction and are therefore not applicable to any Items purchased via this website.

In registering to this website, and specifically by participating as a Buyer or Seller in any auction

run by this website, you are deemed to have read and agreed to the following Terms and

Conditions.

“Website” refers to www.wvawhiskyauctions.co.uk – the online auction platform operating on

behalf of the Company, as agent to the Buyer and the Seller.

“Client”, “You”, “Your”, “Bidder”, “Buyer”, “Seller”, “User” and “Yours” refers to you, the person

registering to use the website and accepting the Company’s terms and conditions.

“The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our”, “WVA Whisky Auctions” and “Us” refers to WVA Whisky Auctions Ltd.

“Lot”, “Listing”, “Item” or “Items” means any bottle(s) of whisky, whisky related item(s) or any other

item(s) consigned to us with a view to its/their sale by auction online, sold by the Seller and won/

purchased by the Buyer.

Where a Seller wishes to enter two or more Items into a single auction and for them to be sold

together to a single Buyer, these shall be deemed to be a “Lot” for the purposes of these Terms

and Conditions.

Where a Seller wishes two or more Items to be sold separately these shall be deemed to be

separate “Lots” for the purposes of these Terms and Conditions.

“Legal Age” means at least eighteen (18) years old in the United Kingdom, or such other minimum

age as is required in any foreign jurisdiction for the lawful purchase of alcohol.

Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, (non-)capitalisation, and/or,

he/she are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to the same.

GOVERNING LAW

The laws of England shall govern these Terms and Conditions. By accessing our website, using

and/or purchasing our services, you shall be deemed to have accepted these Terms and

Conditions and in so doing you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts in respect

of any and all matters arising out of or in connection with the accessing of our website and/or the

purchasing of our services.

In the event that any provision(s) of these Terms and Conditions are deemed invalid or

unenforceable for any reason (including, but not limited to, the exclusions and limitations herein

referred to) then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be severed from these Terms and

Conditions and the remaining Terms shall continue to apply.

Our failure to enforce any of the provisions set out herein, or failure to exercise any option to

terminate, shall not be construed as a waiver of any such provision and shall not affect the validity

of these Terms and Conditions or of any part thereof, or the right thereafter to enforce each and

every provision.

EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS

The information on this website is provided on an “as is” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by

law, the Company:

excludes all representations and warranties relating to this website and its contents or which is or

may be provided by any affiliates or any other third party, including in relation to any inaccuracies

or omissions in this website and/or the Company’s literature; and

excludes all liability for damages arising out of or in connection with your use of this website. This

includes, without limitation, direct loss, loss of business or profits (whether or not the loss of such

profits was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or you have advised this Company of

the possibility of such potential loss), damage caused to your computer, computer software,

systems and programs and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and

incidental damages.

The above exclusions and limitations apply only to the extent permitted by law. None of your

statutory rights as a consumer are affected.

LEGAL AGE OF BUYERS AND SELLERS

By accessing our website, and/or in registering to use this website, as a Buyer or Seller, you

confirm that you are the Legal Age. (18 years and over)

Any alcohol may only be purchased by persons who are the Legal Age. Any registered User who

bids on Lots listed by the Company agrees that any alcohol received as a Buyer will only be

consumed by persons who are the Legal Age.

Any alcohol may only be sold by persons who are the Legal Age.

At delivery to the Buyer, any shipment containing an alcoholic beverage will require the signature

of persons who are the Legal Age. Proof of age may be required.

We reserve the right to ask first time Buyers for identification to prevent fraud and/or underage

purchases.

OVERVIEW

Buyer’s Commission payable to the Company is 12% of the final hammer price in any auction.

Delivery charges will vary, if applicable, depending on the item destination and weight of Items

won/purchased

We are not responsible for the payment of any local Customs or Duties. All invoices will be stated

at their true value; no exceptions will be made.

WVA Whisky Auctions reserves the right to update or change any commission rates and fees as it

may in its sole discretion deem fit.

ONLINE BIDDING PROCESS

You acknowledge that you are bidding in a live auction and agree that each bid submitted as

provided in these Terms and Conditions is irrevocable and cannot be amended or corrected. You

accept all liability for bids submitted via your account, including the liability to pay in full and on time

in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

Bids are incremental, if an item has a reserve price then any bids below that reserve will be entered to the full amount, Once reserve has been met or a bid is placed higher than the reserve, The Auto-bidding feature will then see bids go up incrementally from reserve upwards. Lots without reserve will go up incrementally using the Auto-bidding system. 

The highest bid placed on any item at the time of which the auction closes will be deemed the

winning bid, assuming that such winning bid is greater than any optional reserve price that has

been set on the Lot by the Seller. The Buyer will receive an email notification of any winning bid

and will accept all responsibility of bids placed via your account in accordance with these terms

and conditions.

WVA Whisky Auctions reserves the right, to the fullest extent legally permissible, to reject any

registration, reject any bid placed, alter reserves and to withdraw permissions for a User on our

website.

At the end of each auction, any bids placed on a Lot within the last 2 minutes of the auction timer

will prolong the current auction of that Lot by a further 5 minutes. This is to ensure that ‘sniping

software’ cannot be used on any of our auctions.

WVA Whisky Auctions reserve the right to extend the auction timer by any length at any point

during the auction, and under any event, specifically if the website is not accessible at the initially

proposed auction end time.

BUYER PAYMENT / RESPONSIBILITIES

After the auction has ended, the Buyer is responsible to access his account and select shipping

(including the option to collect) preferences, at this point the Buyer should promptly complete the

payment process.

Payment must be made by the Buyer, in full, for the hammer price of Items purchased/won,

including all fees, surcharges and delivery fees advised within 3 days of the auction end date and time.

WVA Whisky Auctions reserves the right to offer any Lot to the second-highest bidder in the event

of a cancelled contract, subject to agreement with the Seller of said Lot.

After the Buyer has paid for the Item and immediately upon WVA Whisky Auctions having

dispatched the Item, ownership of the Item transfers to the Buyer along with all risks and rewards

associated with transfer to the Buyer.

INDEMNITIES GIVEN BY THE BUYER

The Buyer agrees to indemnify us against any and all claims, proceedings, liabilities, costs,

expenses or losses against the Buyer and/or the Company arising from:

any actual or alleged breach of any undertaking or obligation by the Buyer to us or to the Seller,

whether by act or omission (including negligent act or omission) or otherwise;

any personal injury (including death and disease), loss or damage caused to any person by an

Item;

the exercising of any of our rights, powers and/or duties permitted to us by these Terms and

Conditions;

your fraud and our exercising of any of our rights or powers in the event of fraud;

any error, mis-description or omission in any description of the Lot so long as it was not caused by

a breach of our duty to you under these Terms and Conditions to exercise reasonable care and

skill.

the accessing of the website.

any damage to an Item arising as a result of any act or omission of the Buyer or any other person

(whether negligent or otherwise) during such time as the Item is in the possession of the Buyer.

AFTER SALE

The Buyer must complete the payment within 3 days of the auction ending, once payment is

complete title of the property will pass to the Buyer. If payment is not received within this time

please refer to our terms above.

 Although we strive to ensure that you receive your item in perfect condition, due to the various

ages of bottles and their seals, condition of liquid is at the Buyer’s risk and no claim can be lodged

against failure/leakage in transit. The Buyer shall bear all risk in respect of loss or damage to an

Item in transit.

 Items offered for sale may contain damage in the form of tears, rips, stains, scratches, dents, rust

and more on bottles and boxes. We attempt to highlight this damage within the lot description

however if it is clearly visible within the images displayed the Buyer has been deemed to have

seen this damage and has no claim or right to a refund.

DELIVERY

Please see our shipping page which sets out our delivery charges. Please note that delivery

charges shown are based on 1 bottle = 2kg. This is the weight of a standard bottle of whisky in a

normal box. Lots with, for example, presentation boxes or larger/numerous bottles, may incur

additional shipping charges – in this scenario, any additional charges will be advised on the Lot

description and hence is assumed to be understood prior to any bid being placed.

Please note that although we endeavour to ship to as many locations as possible, we are not liable

to ship or deliver to all locations. If you are unsure if we can ship to your location, please contact

us in advance of placing any bid.

We cannot accept any liability for any loss or damage to the goods once they have been delivered

in accordance with your delivery instructions.

We will aim to ensure delivery of the Items bought within 14 days of receiving payment, not the

date that the auction ends.

By paying for bottles you accept that WVA Whisky Auctions has no responsibility or liability for leakages.

Before signing for the goods all parcels are to be checked carefully. If the package is damaged or

wet, sign the courier’s sheet in accordance with the actual condition. It is not sufficient to sign

“unexamined”. Written complaint must be made to the carriers and the senders immediately,

otherwise no claim can be considered.

Local taxation, customs and duties may apply with bottles being shipped outside the UK – these

charges are to full responsibility of the Buyer. WVA Whisky Auctions is not responsible for

payment of such charges.

Please note that WVA Whisky Auctions cannot be held responsible for any delays or seizures by

customs or any other third party, including couriers. It is your duty to adhere to local custom, rules

and laws for your own county.

WVA Whisky Auctions reserves the right to update delivery charges as required, but not whilst an

auction is live.

COLLECTION

The Buyer is able to collect their Items from our office at Office 2&3 Rope House, Arun Shipyard, Rope Walk, Littlehampton, West Sussex BN17 5DH during our operating hours, free of charge. If collection is the preferred method to the Buyer then please contact us to arrange as this will be by strict appointment only. please note that alcohol cannot be collected before 10am due to licensing laws.

AVAILABILITY

You are solely responsible for evaluating the fitness for a particular purpose of any downloads,

programs and text available through this site. Redistribution or republication of any part of this site

or its content is prohibited, including such by framing or other similar or any other means, without

the express written consent of the Company. The Company does not warrant that the service from

this site will be uninterrupted, timely or error free, although it is provided to the best ability.

LOG FILES

We use IP addresses to analyse trends, administer the site, track User’s movement, and gather

broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally

identifiable information. Additionally, for systems administration, detecting usage patterns and

troubleshooting purposes, our web servers automatically log standard access information including

browser type, access times/open mail, URL requested, and referral URL. This information is not

shared with third parties and is used only within the Company on a need-to-know basis. Any

individually identifiable information related to this data will never be used in any way different to

that stated above without your explicit permission.

COOKIES

Like most interactive websites the Company’s website [or ISP] uses cookies to enable us to

retrieve User details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our website to enable the

functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting.

LINKS TO THIS WEBSITE

You may not create a link to any page of this website without our prior written consent. If you do

create a link to a page of this website you do so at your own risk and the exclusions and limitations

set out above will apply to your use of this website by linking to it.

LINKS FROM THIS WEBSITE

We do not monitor or review the content of other party’s websites which are linked to from this

website. Opinions expressed or materials appearing on such websites are not necessarily shared

or endorsed by us and we should not be regarded as the publisher of such opinions or material.

Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices, or content, of these sites.

We encourage our Users to be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy

statements of these sites. You should evaluate the security and trustworthiness of any other site

connected to this website or accessed through this website yourself, before disclosing any

personal information to them. This Company will not accept any responsibility for any loss or

damage in whatever manner, howsoever caused, resulting from your disclosure to third parties of

personal information.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE

All intellectual property rights arising from this website and its content shall to the fullest extent

permissible by law vest in the Company.

COMMUNICATION

Contact information, can be found on our Contact Us link on our website or via Company literature

or via the Company’s stated telephone numbers.

This Company is registered in England, Number 10211129, registered office:- Office 2&3 Rope House, Arun Shipyard, Rope Walk, Littlehampton, West Sussex BN17 5DH

FORCE MAJEURE

Neither party shall be liable to the other for any failure to perform (whether temporarily or

permanently) any obligation under any Agreement which is due to a Force Majeure event which is

beyond the control and without fault or negligence of the Party affected and which, by the exercise

of reasonable diligence, the said Party is unable to provide against. For the purposes of this

section, a Force Majeure event shall include but not limited to any Act of God, terrorism, war,

political insurgence, insurrection, riot, civil unrest, act of civil or military authority, uprising,

earthquake, flood or any other natural or man-made eventuality outside of our control,. For the

avoidance of doubt, an inability to perform arising out of a lack of financial resources shall not

constitute Force Majeure. Any Party affected by such event shall forthwith inform the Company of

the same and the two shall agree a mutually acceptable course of action to minimise any effects of

such occurence.

WAIVER

Failure of either Party to insist upon strict performance of any provision of these Terms and

Conditions or any agreement or the failure of either Party to exercise any right or remedy to which

it, he or they are entitled here under shall not constitute a waiver thereof and shall not cause a

diminution of the obligations under these Terms and Conditions or any agreement. No waiver of

any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions or any agreement shall be effective unless it is

expressly stated to be such and signed by both Parties.

NOTIFICATION OF CHANGES

These terms and conditions form part of the agreement between the Client and WVA Whisky

Auctions.

Subject to the below, the Company reserves the right to change these conditions with immediate

effect from time to time as it sees fit and your continued use of the website will signify your

acceptance of any adjustment to these terms. If there are any changes to our privacy policy, we will

announce that these changes have been made on our home page and on other key pages on our

website. If there are any changes in how we use our website customers’ personally identifiable

information, notification by email or postal mail will be made to those affected by this change.

Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted on our website 30 days prior to these changes

taking place. You are therefore advised to re-read this statement on a regular basis.

Notwithstanding the above, your statutory Consumer Rights are unaffected by this section.