Terms & Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Welcome to Fiji Islands. Trade, Fiji’s own online trading community. These terms and conditions are intended to help keep FijiIslands .Trade a safe place to buy and sell in Fiji.

1.1 Acceptance of terms and conditions: The terms and conditions are the terms on which Fiji Islands. Trade offers you access to the Services and the Website. By registering as a member of FijiIslands.Trade you accept these terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must refrain from using our site.

1.2 Change of terms and conditions: Fiji Islands. Trade may change these terms and conditions from time to time without giving prior notice. It is your responsibility to make sure that you are familiar with the up to date terms and conditions. Unless otherwise stated, changes will be effective immediately upon posting of the changed terms and conditions on this Website. You are responsible for ensuring you are familiar with the latest terms and conditions. Your continued use of the Services represents your agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions.

These terms and conditions were last updated November 2015.

 

SPECIFIC WARNINGS

2.1 The Services: Fiji Islands . Trade  provides a venue to buy and sell items in Fiji islands. We do not take any part in the sale of items other than by providing our site as a venue for members. If a bid is accepted by a seller, a contract of sale will be formed between the buyer and the seller directly. We do not act as agent for either party and do not participate in any sale or transaction between you and other members.

2.2 At your own risk: Transactions and all other contact between you and other members are conducted entirely at your own risk. By using our site you agree that Fiji islands.trade  takes no responsibility or liability for any misconduct of any of its members including, without limitation, members that have registered under false pretenses or who attempt to defraud you. Fiji Islands. Trade gives no undertakings, representations, or warranties in relation to items sold or listed on the website

2.3 Disclaimer: You expressly understand and agree that:your use of the Services is at your sole risk. The Website and Services are provided on an “as is” and “as available”.

2.4 Liability: You agree that, Fiji Islands.Trade  liability and responsibility is excluded in respect of any and all loss or damage, whether direct or indirect, including, without limitation, loss of profits, loss of data, loss of business or anticipated savings, general and special damages, and consequential and incidental loss.

2.5 Indemnity: You agree to release, indemnify and keep indemnified us from and against all actions, claims, costs (including legal costs and expenses), losses, proceedings, damages, liabilities, or demands suffered or incurred by us to any person arising out of or in connection with your failure to comply with these terms and conditions, your failure to complete a transaction, your sale or attempted sale of an item prohibited under clause or arising out of any content or item you submit, post, transmit, or make available through the Services.

2.6 Breach: Without limiting any other rights and remedies available to Fiji islands. Trade. We  may limit your activities on the website, remove your bids, listings or other content, warn other members of your actions, issue a warning to you, suspend or terminate your membership, or refuse to provide our Services to you if you breach these terms and conditions

 

BECOMING A MEMBER

3.1 Becoming a Member: Becoming a member is free. You may only register as a member if you are resident in Fiji Islands. You must be at least 16 years old. By registering as a member, you warrant that you can form a legally binding contract.

3.2 Accurate Information: You agree that you have provided complete, accurate and current personal information when registering as a member. You must maintain and update your personal information held by Fiji Islands.Trade to ensure it is kept current at all times. We may phone or mail you to verify these details. You must not register as a member under multiple identities or personas (whether false or not). However, at Fiji Islands.Trade’s discretion, you may create a business membership in addition to your personal membership.

3.3 Termination of membership: We reserve the right to decline to register or to terminate your membership without entering into further discussions with you. Without limiting the foregoing, Fijiislands.trade may terminate your membership if a serious complaint or multiple complaints are received about you from other members, if you breach these terms and conditions, if you impersonate another member, or if we, at our sole discretion, deem your behavior to be unacceptable. Members who have registered under multiple aliases will have all of their aliases disabled. When limiting your activities on the Website we may consider offsite conduct such as prior criminal convictions, insolvency, or any other conduct that puts our community or systems at risk. In the event of termination, you also agree that you will not open or attempt to open any new memberships. You may at any time close your membership by giving us three days’ notice in writing. If you close your membership, or if it is terminated by us, your ability to use the our website will end

3.4 Security of your login information: You are responsible for keeping your login information, including your email address and password, secret and secure. You agree:

    1. not to permit any other person to use your user name or membership; and
    2. not to disclose, or provide to any other person, your password, email address, date of birth or any other information in connection with your membership that may allow them to gain access to your membership.

3.5 Emails and newsletters: We will send you emails relating to your membership, transactions and other activities on the Website, and for promoting and marketing other products and Services to you. We may also send regular electronic newsletters to members.

 

GENERAL RULES

4.1 General

    1. All listings, bids or communications made through Fiji Islands.Trade shall be made in good faith.
    2. You must not damage, interfere with or harm the Website or Services, or any network, or system underlying or connected to them, or attempt to do so.
    3. You may not use a robot, spider, scraper or other unauthorized automated means to access the Website or information featured on it for any purpose.
    4. You may enter your appropriate contact details in the relevant contact detail fields of those listing categories which specifically provide for those details
    5. You must list all your listings in Fijian dollars and include Vat if applicable. All tax obligations are the responsibility of the seller and/or the buyer

4.2 Your obligations as a seller

    1. Sellers must be located in Fiji islands. Sellers outside of these countries are not permitted to sell on Fiji Islands.Trade, unless specifically authorized in writing by us.
    2. You will only enter listings that are accurate, current, complete, and include all relevant information about the terms of sale, payment terms, shipping methods and who bears the cost of shipment. You must list an item in one category only which must be the most appropriate category for your item.
    3. You will only place listings for items that exist, are to be sold, and that you are legally entitled to sell. You will only list items that are in your possession or able to get before the close of auction.
    4. All listings must comply with Fiji law. You must not list anything that is illegal, offensive (including anything of a defamatory, pornographic, or racially or ethnically objectionable nature), stolen, or unsafe, anything which infringes copyright or other intellectual property rights, items which have been illegally imported or which would require illegal import or export in order to complete the transaction, or any item of which the sale is prohibited by, or violates any, law. You are responsible for ensuring that any listing by you does not breach this clause
    5. You agree that we may disclose your personal information, including your name and contact details, to the relevant authorities, parties and/or the applicable intellectual property right holders (or their representatives) if we consider that you are in breach of our terms and conditions or if requested by Fiji law.
    6. You must ensure you hold the copyright or are otherwise licensed to use any images you add to your listings.
    7. When you list an item for sale on our site, you should do so with the intention of selling this item through the site.
    8. You must not use our site listings to promote a business or website other than one for sale in your listing.
    9. You must not use the Services or the Website to sell items that are of a speculative nature including, but not limited to, pyramid or similar schemes.
    10. You will only list adult rated content (videos, magazines, DVD’s, etc) in the Adult category. Adult content listed in non-adult categories will be removed or moved to the Adult category.
    11. Listings are not pre-screened for content. We reserves the right to remove any listing that it deems unsuitable or in breach of the terms and conditions.
    12. You must promptly forward the listed item to the successful buyer on completion of the transaction.
    13. You must not charge unreasonable amounts for shipping and packaging costs.
    14. The sale of films, videos, DVDs, VCDs and laser disks is covered by the Films, Videos and Publications Classification . It is an offence to sell any of these items if they have not been examined and classified by the appropriate agencies. When listing these items for sale, you must include within your listing, the Fiji classification rating and all information on the classification label.
    15. The sale of firearms is prohibited

4.3 Your obligations as a buyer

    1. You must be located in Fiji islands to buy on Fiji islands.Trade. People outside of these countries are not permitted to purchase items on our site.
    2. You must make full and prompt payment for any item you buy.
    3. You agree to your email address and username being provided if you send an email through a classified.
    4. You must only access the Adult category if you are at least 18 years old.

4.4 Feedback

    1. Feedback is provided for the purpose of facilitating trading between members on the our Website. Feedback you provide on other members must not contain offensive, defamatory, retaliatory or inappropriate language or content. we may remove any feedback that we consider to be offensive, defamatory, retaliatory or inappropriate.
    2. You may only give member feedback that relates to a specific transaction. You must not post feedback on a transaction that does not relate to that specific transaction.
    3. You must not post feedback about yourself or include any contact details or personal information in your feedback.

 

 

FEES AND ACCOUNTS

5.1 Fiji Islands.trade Fees

    1. We currently charge no fees  for the use of the Website as a venue, however we have options for paid membership which includes perks such as listings upgrades and listing enhancements.
    2. We reserves the right to change the fees charged for any of our Services at any time. In the event that we introduce a new Service, the fees for that Service are effective at the launch of the Service, unless otherwise stated.

 

 

GENERAL PROVISIONS

6.1 System Integrity: We will try our best ensure the availability of the Website and services, subject to any downtime required for maintenance. However, we will take no responsibility for any system unavailability, or for any loss that is incurred as a result of Website or services being unavailable. Further, we assumes no responsibility for the corruption of any data or information held by us

6.2 Governing Law: These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of Fiji islands. You submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Fiji.

6.3 Entire agreement: These terms and conditions supersede all previous conditions, understandings, commitments, agreements and representations whatsoever whether oral or written, and constitutes the entire agreement, between the parties, relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions.

6.4 Privacy: We collect, uses and discloses personal information about you, as outlined in detail within our terms and conditions.