At https://www.shoptet.cz/ke-stazeni/ you will find a sample of the Universal Terms and Conditions with comments and important points, which you can download and modify according to your needs. Terms and conditions are a necessary part of any online shop.
The model terms and conditions are not part of the delivered service and Shoptet is not liable for any damages. This includes any fines from the CTIA. We always recommend that you consult with your lawyers as well, as it is always necessary to prepare terms and conditions in accordance with your e-shop.
I. Basic Provisions
1. These General Terms and Conditions of Business (hereinafter referred to as "Terms and Conditions") are issued pursuant to Section 1751 et seq. of Act No. 89/2012 Coll., the Civil Code (hereinafter referred to as "Civil Code")
(name and surname)
registered at ..... court, section...., insert.....
(hereinafter referred to as the "Seller")
2. These Terms and Conditions govern the mutual rights and obligations of the Seller and a natural person who enters into a purchase contract outside his business as a consumer or within his business (hereinafter referred to as: "Buyer") through the web interface located on the website available at.... . (hereinafter referred to as the "Online Shop").
3. The provisions of the Terms and Conditions are an integral part of the Purchase Agreement. Any deviating provisions in the Purchase Agreement shall prevail over the provisions of these Terms and Conditions.
4. These Terms and Conditions and the Purchase Agreement are concluded in the Czech language.
II. Information on goods and prices
1. Information about the goods, including the prices of the individual goods and their main characteristics are listed in the catalogue of the online shop. The prices of the goods are inclusive of value added tax, all related charges and the cost of returning the goods if they cannot, by their nature, be returned by normal postal means. The prices of the goods remain valid for the period of time they are displayed in the online shop. This provision does not preclude the negotiation of a purchase contract on individually agreed terms.
2. All presentation of the goods in the catalogue of the online shop is for information purposes only and the seller is not obliged to conclude a purchase contract in respect of these goods.
3. Information on the costs associated with the packaging and delivery of the goods is published in the online shop. The information on the costs associated with the packaging and delivery of the goods listed in the online shop applies only in cases where the goods are delivered within the Czech Republic.
4. Any discounts on the purchase price of the goods cannot be combined with each other, unless the seller and the buyer agree otherwise.
III. Order and conclusion of the purchase contract
1. The costs incurred by the buyer when using remote means of communication in connection with the conclusion of the purchase contract (internet connection costs, telephone call costs) shall be borne by the buyer. These costs do not differ from the basic rate.
2. The buyer orders the goods in the following ways:
- through his customer account, if he has previously registered in the online store,
- by filling in the order form without registration.
3. When placing an order, the buyer selects the goods, the number of items, the method of payment and delivery.
4. Before sending the order, the buyer is allowed to check and change the data he has entered in the order. The Buyer shall send the order to the Seller by clicking...... . The information provided in the order shall be deemed correct by the Seller. The validity of the order is subject to the completion of all mandatory data in the order form and the Buyer's confirmation that he has read these terms and conditions.
5. Immediately upon receipt of the order, the Seller shall send the Buyer a confirmation of receipt of the order to the email address provided by the Buyer when placing the order. This confirmation is automatic and is not considered to be the conclusion of a contract. The confirmation shall be accompanied by the Seller's current terms and conditions. The purchase contract is concluded only after receipt of the order by the seller. Notification of acceptance of the order is delivered to the buyer's email address. / Immediately after receipt of the order, the Seller sends the Buyer a confirmation of receipt of the order to the email address provided by the Buyer when ordering. This confirmation shall be deemed to be the conclusion of the contract. The confirmation shall be accompanied by the Seller's current terms and conditions. The purchase contract is concluded by the confirmation of the order by the Seller to the Buyer's email address.
6. In the event that any of the requirements specified in the order cannot be fulfilled, the Seller shall send an amended offer to the Buyer's email address. The amended offer shall be deemed to be a new proposal of the purchase contract and the purchase contract shall be concluded in such case by the Buyer's confirmation of acceptance of this offer to the Seller at his email address specified in these Terms and Conditions.
7. All orders accepted by the Seller are binding. The Buyer may cancel an order until the Buyer has received notification of acceptance of the order by the Seller. The Buyer may cancel an order by calling the telephone number or email of the Seller set out in these Terms and Conditions.
8. In the event that there is an obvious technical error on the part of the Seller in quoting the price of the goods in the online shop, or during the ordering process, the Seller is not obliged to deliver the goods to the Buyer at such obviously incorrect price even if the Buyer has been sent an automatic confirmation of receipt of the order in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. The Seller shall inform the Buyer of the error without undue delay and shall send the Buyer an amended quotation to the Buyer's email address. The amended offer shall be deemed to be a new proposal for a purchase contract and the purchase contract shall be concluded in such case by confirmation of receipt by the Buyer to the Seller's email address.
IV. Customer account
1. Upon registration of the Buyer in the online shop, the Buyer can access his/her customer account. From his customer account, the buyer can order goods. The Buyer can also order goods without registration.
2. When registering for a customer account and when ordering goods, the Buyer is obliged to provide all the information correctly and truthfully. The Buyer is obliged to update the information provided in the user account whenever it changes. The information provided by the Buyer in the customer account and when ordering goods shall be deemed correct by the Seller.
3. Access to the customer account is secured by a username and password. The Buyer is obliged to maintain the confidentiality of the information necessary to access his customer account. The Seller is not responsible for any misuse of the customer account by third parties.
4. The Buyer is not entitled to allow third parties to use the customer account.
5. The Seller may cancel the user account, in particular if the Buyer no longer uses his/her user account or if the Buyer breaches his/her obligations under the Purchase Agreement or these Terms and Conditions.
6. The Buyer acknowledges that the User Account may not be available continuously, in particular with regard to necessary maintenance of the Seller's hardware and software equipment or necessary maintenance of hardware and software equipment of third parties.
V. Payment terms and delivery of goods
1. The buyer may pay the price of the goods and any costs associated with the delivery of the goods under the purchase contract in the following ways:
- by wire transfer to the Seller's bank account No....., held at.....,
- cashless by credit card,
- by wire transfer to the Seller's account through the payment gateway....,
- cash on delivery,
- in cash or by credit card upon personal collection in the shop,
- in cash or by credit card when collecting the parcel in person......
2. Together with the purchase price, the buyer is obliged to pay the seller the costs associated with the packaging and delivery of the goods in the agreed amount. Unless expressly stated otherwise below, the purchase price shall also include the costs associated with the delivery of the goods.
3. In the case of payment in cash, the purchase price is payable upon receipt of the goods. In the case of non-cash payment, the purchase price is payable within .... days of the conclusion of the purchase contract.
4. In the case of payment through a payment gateway, the buyer shall follow the instructions of the relevant electronic payment provider[S16].
5. In the case of a non-cash payment, the Buyer's obligation to pay the Purchase Price is fulfilled when the relevant amount is credited to the Seller's bank account.
6. The Seller does not require any advance payment or other similar payment from the Buyer. Payment of the purchase price before shipment of the goods is not a deposit.
7. The Seller is obliged to issue a receipt to the Buyer in accordance with the Sales Records Act. At the same time, he is obliged to register the received sales with the tax administrator online, and in case of technical failure within 48 hours at the latest.
8. The goods are delivered to the buyer:
- to the address specified by the buyer in the order
- via the dispatch office to the address of the dispatch office designated by the buyer,
- personal collection at the seller's premises
9. The choice of delivery method is made during the ordering process.
10. The cost of delivery of the goods depending on the method of shipment and receipt of the goods is indicated in the buyer's order and in the confirmation of the order by the seller. In the event that the method of delivery is agreed upon at the Buyer's specific request, the Buyer bears the risk and any additional costs associated with this method of delivery.
11. If the Seller is obliged under the Purchase Contract to deliver the goods to the place specified by the Buyer in the order, the Buyer is obliged to take delivery of the goods upon delivery. In the event that for reasons on the part of the Buyer it is necessary to deliver the goods repeatedly or in a different manner than specified in the order, the Buyer shall pay the costs associated with the repeated delivery of the goods or the costs associated with a different method of delivery.
12. upon receipt of the goods from the carrier, the buyer is obliged to check the integrity of the packaging of the goods and in the event of any defects immediately notify the carrier. In the event of a breach of packaging indicating unauthorised intrusion into the shipment, the Buyer may not accept the shipment from the carrier.
13. The Seller shall issue a tax document - invoice to the Buyer. The tax document is sent to the buyer's email address./The tax document is attached to the delivered goods.
14. The Buyer acquires ownership of the goods by paying the full purchase price for the goods, including delivery costs, but not before taking delivery of the goods. Liability for accidental destruction, damage or loss of the goods passes to the buyer at the moment of acceptance of the goods or at the moment when the buyer was obliged to accept the goods but failed to do so in breach of the purchase contract.
VI. Withdrawal from the contract
1. A buyer who has concluded a purchase contract outside his business activity as a consumer has the right to withdraw from the purchase contract.
2. The withdrawal period is 14 days
- from the date of receipt of the goods,
- from the date of acceptance of the last delivery of the goods, if the subject of the contract is several types of goods or the delivery of several parts
- from the date of acceptance of the first delivery of the goods, if the subject of the contract is a regular recurring delivery of goods.
3. The buyer may not, inter alia, withdraw from the purchase contract:
- the provision of services, if they have been performed with his prior express consent before the expiry of the withdrawal period and the seller has informed the buyer before the conclusion of the contract that in such a case he has no right to withdraw from the contract,
- the supply of goods or services, the price of which depends on financial market fluctuations independent of the seller's will and which may occur during the withdrawal period,
- for the delivery of alcoholic beverages that can only be delivered after thirty days and whose price depends on financial market fluctuations independent of the will of the seller,
- on the delivery of goods that have been modified according to the wishes of the buyer or for his person,
- the delivery of perishable goods and goods which have been irretrievably mixed with other goods after delivery,
- delivery of goods in closed packaging, which the buyer has removed from the packaging and cannot be returned for hygienic reasons,
- the delivery of an audio or visual recording or computer program if it has breached its original packaging,
- delivery of newspapers, periodicals or magazines,
- delivery of digital content, unless it has been delivered on a tangible medium and has been delivered with the prior express consent of the buyer before the expiry of the withdrawal period and the seller has informed the buyer before the conclusion of the contract that in such a case he has no right to withdraw from the contract,
- in other cases specified in § 1837 of the Civil Code.
4. In order to meet the withdrawal deadline, the buyer must send the withdrawal declaration within the withdrawal period.
5. To withdraw from the purchase contract, the buyer may use the sample withdrawal form provided by the seller. The Buyer shall send the withdrawal form to the email or delivery address of the Seller specified in these Terms and Conditions. The Seller shall promptly acknowledge receipt of the form to the Buyer.
6. The Buyer who has withdrawn from the contract is obliged to return the goods to the Seller within 14 days of withdrawal from the contract. The Buyer shall bear the costs associated with the return of the goods to the Seller, even if the goods cannot be returned by normal postal means due to their nature.
7. If the Buyer withdraws from the contract, the Seller shall reimburse the Buyer immediately, but no later than within 14 days of withdrawal, all monies, including delivery costs, received from the Buyer in the same manner. The seller shall only return the funds received to the buyer in another way if the buyer agrees to this and if no additional costs are incurred.
8. If the Buyer has chosen a method of delivery other than the cheapest method of delivery offered by the Seller, the Seller shall reimburse the Buyer for the cost of delivery of the goods in the amount corresponding to the cheapest method of delivery offered.
9. If the buyer withdraws from the purchase contract, the seller is not obliged to return the received funds to the buyer before the buyer has handed over the goods to the seller or proved that he has sent the goods to the seller.
10. The Buyer must return the Goods to the Seller undamaged, unworn and unsoiled and, if possible, in their original packaging. The Seller is entitled to unilaterally set off any claim for compensation for damage to the goods against the Buyer's claim for a refund of the purchase price.
11. The Seller is entitled to withdraw from the Purchase Contract due to stock-outs, unavailability of the goods or if the manufacturer, importer or supplier of the goods has discontinued the production or import of the goods. The Seller shall promptly inform the Buyer via the email address specified in the order and shall return all monies, including delivery costs, received from the Buyer under the Contract within 14 days of notification of withdrawal from the Purchase Contract in the same manner or in the manner specified by the Buyer.
VII. Rights from defective performance
1. The Seller shall be liable to the Buyer that the goods are free from defects upon receipt. In particular, the seller is liable to the buyer that at the time the buyer took delivery of the goods:
- the goods have the characteristics agreed between the parties and, in the absence of agreement, have the characteristics described by the seller or manufacturer or expected by the buyer in view of the nature of the goods and on the basis of the advertising carried out by them,
- the goods are fit for the purpose stated by the seller for their use or for which goods of that kind are usually used,
- the goods correspond in quality or workmanship to the agreed sample or specimen, if the quality or workmanship was determined according to the agreed sample or specimen,
- the goods are in the appropriate quantity, measure or weight and the goods meet the requirements of the legislation.
2. The seller has obligations from defective performance at least to the extent that the manufacturer's obligations from defective performance continue. The buyer is otherwise entitled to exercise the right of defect that occurs in consumer goods within twenty-four months of receipt.
3. If the period of time for which the goods may be used is indicated on the goods sold, on their packaging, in the instructions accompanying the goods or in the advertising in accordance with other legal provisions, the provisions on the quality guarantee shall apply. By guaranteeing the quality, the seller undertakes that the goods will be fit for their usual purpose or retain their usual characteristics for a certain period of time. If the buyer has rightly accused the seller of a defect in the goods, the period for exercising rights under the defective performance and the warranty period shall not run for the period during which the buyer cannot use the defective goods.
4. The provisions referred to in the preceding paragraph of the terms and conditions shall not apply in the case of goods sold at a lower price to the defect for which the lower price was agreed, to the wear and tear of the goods caused by their normal use, in the case of used goods to the defect corresponding to the level of use or wear and tear that the goods had when taken over by the buyer, or if this results from the nature of the goods. The buyer is not entitled to the right of defective performance if he knew before taking over the goods that they were defective or if the buyer himself caused the defect.
5. In the event of a defect, the Buyer may submit a claim to the Seller and demand:
- exchange for new goods,
- repair of goods,
- a reasonable discount on the purchase price,
- withdraw from the contract.
6. The buyer has the right to withdraw from the contract:
- if the goods have a material defect,
- if he cannot use the item properly due to the recurrence of the defect or defects after repair,
- in case of a large number of defects in the goods.
7. A material breach of contract is a breach of contract of which the breaching party already knew or must have known at the time of the conclusion of the contract that the other party would not have concluded the contract if it had foreseen the breach.
8. In the case of a defect that constitutes an insubstantial breach of contract (regardless of whether the defect is remediable or irremediable), the buyer is entitled to have the defect remedied or to a reasonable discount on the purchase price.
9. If the removable defect has occurred repeatedly after repair (usually the third claim for the same defect or the fourth for different defects) or the goods have a greater number of defects (usually at least three defects at the same time), the buyer has the right to claim a discount on the purchase price, replacement of the goods or withdrawal from the contract.
10. When making a claim, the buyer is obliged to tell the seller which right he has chosen. Changing the choice without the seller's consent is only possible if the buyer has requested the repair of a defect that turns out to be irremediable. If the buyer does not choose his right from a material breach of contract in time, he has the same rights as in the case of a non-material breach of contract.
11. If repair or replacement of the goods is not possible, the buyer may demand a full refund of the purchase price upon withdrawal from the contract.
12. If the seller proves that the buyer knew about the defect of the goods before acceptance or caused it himself, the seller is not obliged to satisfy the buyer's claim.
13. The Buyer cannot claim discounted goods for the reason for which the goods are discounted.
14. The Seller is obliged to accept the complaint in any establishment where the complaint can be accepted, possibly also in the registered office or place of business. The Seller is obliged to issue the Buyer with a written confirmation of when the Buyer exercised the right, what is the content of the claim and what method of settlement of the claim the Buyer requires, as well as a confirmation of the date and method of settlement of the claim, including confirmation of the repair and the duration of the repair, or a written justification of the rejection of the claim.
15. The Seller or an employee authorised by the Seller shall decide on the complaint immediately, in complex cases within three working days. This time limit shall not include the time appropriate to the type of product or service required for a professional assessment of the defect. The complaint, including the removal of the defect, must be settled without delay, at the latest within 30 days from the date of the complaint, unless the seller and the buyer agree on a longer period. The expiry of this period in vain shall be considered a material breach of contract and the buyer shall have the right to withdraw from the purchase contract. The moment when the Buyer's expression of will (exercise of the right from defective performance) reaches the Seller shall be considered as the moment when the claim is made.
16. The Seller shall inform the Buyer in writing of the outcome of the complaint.
17. The right from defective performance does not belong to the buyer, if the buyer knew before taking over the item that the item had a defect, or if the buyer himself caused the defect.
18. In the case of a justified claim, the buyer is entitled to compensation for reasonable costs incurred in connection with the claim. The buyer may claim this right from the seller within one month after the expiry of the warranty period, otherwise the court may not grant it.
19. The buyer has the choice of the method of complaint.
20. The rights and obligations of the contracting parties with regard to rights arising from defective performance are governed by Sections 1914 to 1925, 2099 to 2117 and 2161 to 2174 of the Civil Code and Act No.634/1992 Coll., on Consumer Protection.
21.Other rights and obligations of the parties related to the Seller's liability for defects are regulated by the Seller's Complaints Regulations.
1. The Parties may deliver all written correspondence to each other by electronic mail.
2. The Buyer shall deliver correspondence to the Seller at the email address specified in these Terms and Conditions. The Seller shall deliver correspondence to the Buyer at the email address provided in the Buyer's customer account or order.
IX. Personal data
1. All information you provide when working with us is confidential and will be treated as such. Unless you give us written permission, we will not use your information in any way other than for the purpose of performing the contract, except for the email address to which commercial communications may be sent to you, as this is permitted by law, unless you refuse. These communications may only relate to similar or related goods and can be opted out of at any time by simple means (sending a letter, email or clicking on a link in a commercial communication). The email address will be kept for this purpose for a period of 3 years from the conclusion of the last contract between the parties.
X. Out-of-court dispute resolution
1. The Czech Trade Inspection Authority, with its registered office at Štěpánská 567/15, 120 00 Prague 2, ID No.: 000 20 869, internet address: https://adr.coi.cz/cs, is competent for the out-of-court settlement of consumer disputes arising from a purchase contract. The online dispute resolution platform located at http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr can be used to resolve disputes between the seller and the buyer under the purchase contract.
2. the European Consumer Centre Czech Republic, with registered office at Štěpánská 567/15, 120 00 Prague 2, internet address: http://www.evropskyspotrebitel.cz is the contact point under Regulation (EU) No 524/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2013 on online dispute resolution for consumer disputes and amending Regulation (EC) No 2006/2004 and Directive 2009/22/EC (Regulation on online dispute resolution for consumer disputes).
3. The Seller is authorised to sell goods on the basis of a trade licence. The trade control is carried out within the scope of its competence by the competent trade authority. The Czech Trade Inspection Authority supervises compliance with Act No 634/1992 Coll., on Consumer Protection, among other things.
XI. Final Provisions
1. All agreements between the Seller and the Buyer shall be governed by the laws of the Czech Republic. If the relationship established by the Purchase Contract contains an international element, the parties agree that the relationship shall be governed by the law of the Czech Republic. This is without prejudice to the consumer's rights under generally binding legislation.
2. The Seller is not bound by any codes of conduct in relation to the Buyer within the meaning of Section 1826(1)(e) of the Civil Code.
3. All rights to the Seller's website, in particular the copyrights to the content, including page layout, photos, films, graphics, trademarks, logos and other content and elements, belong to the Seller. It is prohibited to copy, modify or otherwise use the website or any part thereof without the consent of the Seller.
4. The Seller shall not be liable for errors resulting from third party interference with the online shop or from its use contrary to its intended use. The Buyer shall not use any procedures in the use of the online shop that could have a negative impact on its operation and shall not perform any activity that could enable him or third parties to interfere with or make unauthorised use of the software or other components forming the online shop and use the online shop or its parts or software in a manner that would be contrary to its purpose or intent.
5. The Buyer hereby assumes the risk of change of circumstances within the meaning of Section 1765 (2) of the Civil Code.
6. The Purchase Contract, including the Terms and Conditions, is archived by the Seller in electronic form and is not accessible.
7. The Seller may change or supplement the wording of the Terms and Conditions. This provision does not affect the rights and obligations arising during the period of validity of the previous version of the terms and conditions.
8. A sample withdrawal form is attached to the Terms and Conditions.
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