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Terms & Conditions

Louis Stone Optical Ltd aim to deliver quality goods from stock on receipt of a purchase order and payment within their terms and conditions below:

MAKING AN ORDER
When you place an order for a product, or products, from Louis Stone Optical Limited you are agreeing to buy it at the price stated, and you agree to these terms & conditions.

Online - on receipt of your order an automatic response will be sent (please check it). Should you need to amend your order or spot any discrepancies phone the sales office immediately on +44 (0)29 2073 5293

By phone - orders can be made by phoning our sales team on +44 (0)29 2073 5293. We endeavour to send out all orders received by 4.00pm overnight if in stock. If items ordered are not in stock you will be informed of expected delivery date.

A fully detailed invoice will accompany all deliveries.

PRICES
All prices quoted on our website are subject to VAT for UK customers only. VAT is not charged on orders from outside UK mainland, UK Islands and Northern Ireland. All prices quoted in GB Sterling (£). All prices & product information are accurate and are constantly kept up to date. Louis Stone Optical Ltd reserves the right to make adjustments to prices and information at any time. If this occurs & affects an order we will contact you as soon as possible, so that you can agree to any changes, make an amendment or cancel the order. Louis Stone Optical Ltd VAT Reg No: 134 7040 94

PAYMENT
Terms : Settlement by 25th of month following invoice date.

Price discounts are only valid if settlement of account is made by 25th of month following invoice date. Thus if any purchases were made in one month payment would be expected by 25th of month following month purchases were made in. Late payment will result in the forfeiture of any previously agreed discounts.

If you do not pay on the date when payment is due we shall be entitled to interest from the due payment date until payment monies have been received by Louis Stone Optical Ltd. Interest will be 3% above the Bank of England minimum lending rate.

Ownership of goods remain with Louis Stone Optical Ltd until payment has been received in full.

Post dated cheques are not accepted unless by prior agreement from our accounts department. A small admin charge may be made on cheque card transactions

CREDIT CARD SECURITY
Louis Stone Optical Ltd takes the security of your personal information very seriously. All card payments are processed through Secure Trading who supply us with a secure online payment system, guaranteeing that your personal details and transactions are secure. SecureTrading are fully accredited as a Level 1 PCI DSS compliant provider, the highest level of compliance under the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) which is essential to all businesses who take card payments from their customers. All businesses that store, process or transmit cardholder data are required to be PCI compliant. Any business which is not compliant may receive heavy fines. PCI is a standard set out by the top 5 major credit organisations to ensure that anyone who processes, stores, or transmits cardholder data has robust processes and hardened network I.T. infrastructure – referred to as the PCI data security standard (DSS).

You can sleep easy knowing that we are fully PCI compliant.

DELIVERY
All orders are normally dispatched within 3-5 days. If the item is out of stock or requires special customization we aim to dispatch these items within 10-15 working days and will be made apparent at point of sale. If there is likely to be a delay we will inform you as soon as possible.

HANDLING AND SHIPPING
Louis Stone Optical Ltd deliver worldwide subject to Force Majeure or any such shipping updates enforced. To ensure quick, efficient and secure delivery we use several trusted delivery partners FedEx, Optical Courier Service (OCS), Royal Mail, TNT & UPS.

WARRANTY
Louis Stone Optical Ltd warrants that it will provide at its discretion the repair or replacement of goods due to faulty parts/workmanship (subject to examination) for a period of 12 months from date of delivery.

Warranty invalid if a repair has been carried out/attempted by purchaser or third party.

Warranties in respect of Goods provided to or within non-European Union member countries shall apply in that country only.

RETURNS
Please inspect all orders thoroughly on receipt. If you believe goods are damaged or faulty, please contact our sales team on +44 (0)29 2073 5293 or email info@louisstone.co.uk within 7 days of date of invoice otherwise claims cannot be made. On receiving your call or email of any claim we will provide you with all the information regarding the return of damaged or faulty goods. Please do not return any goods prior to contacting our sales team.

VOLK ENGRAVING
Unfortunately we cannot accept returns on Volks that have been engraved.

COMPLAINTS PROCEDURE
We endeavour to respond to all complaints within three working days. Please email info@louisstone.co.uk or call us on +44 (0)29 2073 5293. If for any reason we cannot resolve your complaint immediately we will advise you on how long we expect it will take and keep you fully informed throughout the process.

PRIVACY POLICY
Louis Stone Optical Ltd are committed to protecting your privacy. You can view our privacy policy at http://www.louisstone.co.uk/privacy.asp

REACHING US
For general information contact Louis Stone Optical Ltd:

Email: info@louisstone.co.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)29 2073 5293

Our postal address is:
Louis Stone Ltd
Unit 6 Pentwyn Business Centre
Wharfedale Rd
Pentwyn
Cardiff
CF23 7HB
United Kingdom

Our working hours are:

Monday – Friday
9:00am - 5:00pm

Visit our showroom (By appointment only)

We are closed on UK national holidays and over the Christmas period. Please see website for up to the minute information.

Company Reg No: 2146414