Terms & Conditions

 

Prices and Payment

All prices are in £ sterling and include UK VAT at the appropriate rate. Delivery options and related charges will be presented to you as part of the order process and will be added to the order. We accept payment by most major credit and debit cards. Payment for Goods and related delivery charges must always be made in advance and you will be prompted to pay during the order process.

Delivery

We only deliver within mainland UK. We cannot guarantee delivery times but we aim to deliver within 3-5 working days. Pre-Orders for displays in the November Season will be despatched on a designated date in October to suit your display date.

Your order will be delivered by carrier and will need to be signed for. Please nominate the intended recipient of delivery to ensure fireworks do not go astray. Please note - a failed delivery may incur an additional charge prior to re-delivery. Any query on non-delivery or pack contents should be made to us within 7 days of despatch - otherwise we cannot accept responsibility. Please note that the carriers do not always deliver the full consignment at once.

Delivery Costs

Delivery charges will be added to your order and are based on order value and delivery postcode. Delivery charges include VAT.

Delivery Charges
Firework Order Value Zone 1 Zone 2 Zone 3 Zone 4
£0-£300 £40 £60 £80 £100
£300-£400 £30 £50 £70 £90
£400-£500 £20 £40 £60 £80
£500-£750 £10 £30 £50 £70
£750-£1000 FREE £20 £40 £60
>£1000 FREE £10 £30 £50

 

Delivery Zones ( by Postcode)

Zone 1  

AL, B, BB, BD, BL, CB, CM, CO, CV, CW, DE, DN, DY, FY, GL, HD, HG, HP, HU, HX, IP, L, LE, LN, LS, LU, M, MK, NG, NN, NR, OL, OX, PE, PR, RM, S, SG, SK, SS, ST, TF, WA, WF, WN, WR, WS, WV, YO

Zone 2

BA, BH, BR, BS, BN, CR, CT, DA, DT, E, EC, EN, GU, HA, IG, KT, N, NW,
ME, PO, RG, RH, SE, SL, SM, SN, SO, SP, SW, TN, TW, UB, W, WC, WD  

Zone 3

CA, CF, CH, DH, DL, HR, LA, LD, LL, NE, NP, NPT,  SA, SR, SY, TS

Zone 4

AB, DD, DG, EH, EX, FK, G, IV, KA, KW, KY, ML, PA, PH, PL, TA, TD, TQ, TR

If you have selected the incorrect Delivery Zone and corresponding delivery charge, we will contact you to confirm the correct amount and agree any required payment adjustment prior to despatch.

 

Purchasing

All items offered on our website are subject to availability. Kimbolton Fireworks reserve the right to make substitutions in packs; any substitution will be to an equal or greater value of the firework replaced. To purchase any of the items on our Web Site, click the "Add to Basket" button shown on each product page. When you place an order to purchase a product by clicking the button "Order Now", we will send you an e-mail confirming receipt of your order and containing the details of your order. Your order represents an offer to us to purchase a product which is accepted by us when we send e-mail confirmation to you that we've accepted your order or dispatched the product to you. The contract will be filed. For safety reasons your order’s data are not accessible via internet. We keep these data in confidence according to our privacy policy. Please note – we cannot find your order quickly unless you quote your ORDER NUMBER. Please quote this number on the telephone and in any correspondence.


Collections (Customer pickup)

 

During the order process, customers can opt to collect their order at no charge. Collections can only be made by prior appointment (as we do not store all orders on-site). We will contact you to arrange a suitable appointment.

Collection should be made from :

Kimbolton Fireworks Limited
Whitegates
Main Road (B645)
Stonely
Cambridgeshire
PE19 5ES

Tel : 01480 860988

PLEASE NOTE : Our factory entrance is located off a large lay-by on the B645. Sat Navs may take you to a farm track opposite.

 

Cancellation

You have the right to cancel your order within seven working days of delivery (starting the day after you receive the goods) and return them for a full refund. This will apply to your order unless you order goods made to your own specification. Should you cancel the contract we will then refund you the price you have paid for the goods. It is your responsibility to give notice of your wish to cancel within this cancellation period by email, fax or letter. You are under a duty to take reasonable care of the goods. The goods must be returned in saleable condition at your expense. Kimbolton Fireworks Limited will arrange collection of the goods using their preferred carrier. Should you order, details of this right will be sent to you with your confirmatory e-mail.

Customer Service

Any complaints regarding the goods or services supplied should be made to:
Kimbolton Fireworks Limited, 7 High Street, Kimbolton, Cambridgeshire PE28 0HB Tel 01480 860988 Fax 01480 861277
Email : info@kimboltonfireworks.co.uk

You can e-mail, write, telephone or fax us with your complaint. Our normal office hours are 9am - 5.00pm Monday - Friday

Statutory Rights

These Terms and Conditions do not affect any of your statutory rights.

These are an abbreviated set of our terms & conditions. A full set of terms & conditions are listed below.

 

Full Terms and Conditions

 

APPLICATION OF CONDITIONS

Kimbolton Fireworks Limited (herein after called the 'seller) supplies goods and services only subject to these conditions and any person or persons seeking to be supplied by the seller (hereinafter called the 'buyer) accepts that these conditions will govern all relations to the exclusion of any terms agreed in writing between seller and buyer

OTHER DEFINITIONS

'Price List' means the sellers price list of which these conditions form part and which is periodically revised

'Contract' means the contract constituted by acceptance of the buyer's order by the seller

'Order' means the buyers order as placed with the seller in accordance with these conditions

'Invoice' means the sellers invoice which shall be deemed to incorporate the sellers conditions here set out

'Delivery' means the point at which the goods leave the control of the seller, including collection by the buyer.

LIMITATION OF SELLERS LIABILITY

Except as provided in these conditions or otherwise agreed by the seller in writing and except where death or personal injury has been caused by the sellers negligence, no warranty, conditions, representation, undertaking or obligation, expressed or implied, imposed by statute, common law, custom, course of dealing or otherwise on the part of the seller shall apply in respect of the goods.

Where the goods, or any part thereof, are supplied, designed or manufactured other than by the seller, the sellers obligations to the buyer shall not exceed those owed to the seller by the relevant supplier, manufacturer or designer

CREDIT LIMIT

The granting of credit terms is at the sellers absolute discretion and two satisfactory trade references, a bank reference and copies of appropriate storage certificates must be received before the buyer can be given such terms.

DELIVERY AND CARRIAGE

We require in most cases collection to be made from our premises at the buyers expense and liability. We may be able to arrange deliver by carrier, or otherwise, of certain shipments for which a charge will be made.

NOTIFICATION OF DAMAGE, LOSS IN TRANSIT OR SHORTFALLS

We require notice of damage, loss in transit or shortfalls as soon as practicable, and in any case within 3 days of delivery or collection.

BRITISH STANDARD BS 7114, Part 2; 1988.

Unless the buyer is a bona fide professional firework operator as ordinarily Unless otherwise agreed in writing, goods will only be supplied that conform to the above standard.

USE OF CATEGORY 4 FIREWORKS

Category 4 fireworks, whether they be outside the scope of BS 7114;2; 88 by reason of type, calibre or insufficient labelling, fusing etc are supplied on the understanding that the buyer is competent in their use. No liability will extend to the seller by their use or misuse. Category 4 fireworks must not be sold through retail premises to the general public.

Modification of Cat 4 items to comply with BS 7114; 2; 88 must be carried out on premises licenced by HSE for that purpose.

INSURANCE

The buyer must ensure that he has adequate and relevant insurance cover for the materials in his possession The buyer must confirm to the seller in writing that he holds adequate Public and Product liability insurance to cover any losses arising out of the holding, use or firing of the materials whether by the buyer themselves or on his behalf or in respect of others to whom he may pass the materials.

STORAGE OF EXPLOSIVES

The buyer must have adequate legal storage for the goods bought The responsibility for compliance with explosive limits imposed on the buyer by the terms of the buyers licence rests solely with the buyer. Copies of storage certificates must be supplied to the seller prior to goods first being supplied and on their renewal.

MANUFACTURE

Manufacture (as ordinarily understood) may only be carried out on premises licenced b HSE for that purpose. A dispensation does exist that permits 'on-site' construction and fusing up at firework displays which would otherwise be covered by an explosive factory licence.

NON SUPPLY OR LATE SUPPLY

The seller shall not be liable for any claim arising out of late or non-supply of goods. Materials produced for the seller by third parties (especially from the Far-East) may not be supplied as ordered or on time. The buyer accepts the risks involved with ordering such material.

PRICES

Unless agreed in writing the price charged is that as listed in the sellers price list running at the time of the goods being dispatched less any quantity or settlement discount advised to the buyer in writing. The seller reserves the right, without giving notice to the buyer, to increase the price of goods to reflect any increase in cost to the seller which is due to any factor beyond the control of the seller such as without limitation any foreign exchange fluctuation, significant increases in the cost of labour materials or other costs of manufacture. All quoted prices include UK VAT at the appropriate rate

SUBSTITUTIONS

The seller will make suitable substitutions of items at our discretion unless indicated otherwise by the buyer. Prices will be charged for actual items supplied.

PAYMENT

Without prejudice to any other rights, the seller reserves the right to suspend and/or cancel further deliveries of goods under any contract with the buyer without notice if the buyer fails to settle his account on the due date.

RISK AND RETENTION OF TITLE

The goods shall be at the buyers' risk subsequent to delivery and such risk includes the risk of loss or damage or deterioration to the goods or any part thereof.

Unless otherwise noted in writing by the seller to the buyer, until the price is paid in full together with any interest and any sums due from the buyer the goods shall be and shall remain the sole and absolute property of the seller.

If before such payment in full the goods are sold or otherwise disposed of to a third party the seller shall be entitled to all monies and rights which (but for these provisions) would otherwise be due to the buyer arising from such sale or disposition.

RETURNS

You have the right to cancel your order within seven working days of delivery (starting the day after you receive the goods) and return them for a full refund. This will apply to your order unless you order goods made to your own specification. Should you cancel the contract we will then refund you the price you have paid for the goods. It is your responsibility to give notice of your wish to cancel within this cancellation period by email, fax or letter. You are under a duty to take reasonable care of the goods. The goods must be returned in saleable condition at your expense. Kimbolton Fireworks Limited will arrange collection of the goods using their preferred carrier. Should you order, details of this right will be sent to you with your confirmatory e-mail.

SPECIFICATION

The seller reserves the right to make changes in the specification of the goods which are required to conform with any applicable safety or other statutory requirements or where the goods are to be supplied to the sellers specification which do not materially affect their quality or performance.

INSOLVENCY OF BUYER

If this condition applies then without prejudice to any other rights or remedy available to the seller, the seller shall be entitled to cancel the contract and suspend any further deliveries under the contract without any liability to the buyer and if the goods have been delivered but not paid for the price shall become immediately due and payable not withstanding any previous agreement or arrangement to the contrary.

FORCE MAJEURE

The seller shall be relieved of its obligations wherever and to the extent to which fulfillment is prevented, frustrated or impeded as a consequence of any cause outside the reasonable control of the seller including (but not limited to) Acts of God, fire, floods, war or civil disturbance or riot, Acts of Government, currency restriction or fluctuation, labour disputes, strikes, unavailability of materials or failure of supplier or subcontractor to deliver on time.

SEVERABILITY

The invalidity of the whole or any part of these conditions shall not affect the validity of the remaining part of the particular 'Condition' or these 'Conditions'.

JURISDICTION

These conditions and contract of which they form shall be construed in accordance with English law and the buyer hereby submits to jurisdiction of the English Courts.