Terms and Conditions of Trade

These terms and conditions represent the entire agreement between the parties and no extension of time, waiver, or relaxation of any of the provisions or terms of this agreement shall be binding unless recorded in writing and signed by an authorized representative of the Company. Slabbert Custom Furniture (Pty) Ltd (hereinafter referred to as “the Company”) shall carry out and complete the services described in the quotation with the reasonable skill and care in the performance of the services in accordance with the normal standards of the profession and shall have no obligation to execute any additional services unless agreed between the parties and reduced to writing.

The quote is valid for 14 days after date of issue. The client agrees that he/she will pay the Company the full contract sum as set out below:

  • Deposit of 70% prior to manufacturing.
  • Balance on completion and before delivery will take place.
  • Interest will be charged from the due date of payment of all invoices at 2% per month on outstanding accounts until payment is received.
  • Materials are purchased prior to the commencement of manufacturing. The client therefore agrees that the Company may utilise the deposit to purchase the materials required for the provision of services.

Consumer Protection Legal Audit on Consumer Protection Act & Electronic Communication and Transaction Act 17 Copyright SEESA (PTY) Ltd 2014. Delay disruption The Company undertakes to use all reasonable endeavours to complete the work within a reasonable time or by a specific date if agreed. The Company, to the extent allowed by law, shall not be liable for any untimely performance.

Limitation of Liability the Company shall not be liable for any loss or damage of whatsoever nature, including consequential loss or damage and loss of profit arising out of delays or failure to deliver due to fire, explosion, unavoidable breakdown of machinery, government acts and/or regulations, strikes, war (declared or not) or by any other Acts of God or similar circumstances, unless the aforesaid loss or damage is attributed to the Company’s gross negligence.

Costs The Client shall be liable for all costs incurred by the Company in recovery of any amounts or the enforcement of any rights which it has hereunder, including collection charges and costs on an attorney and Customer scale and costs of counsel as on brief incurred during the institution of legal proceedings or if judgement has been granted, in connection with the satisfaction or enforcement of such judgement. This is subject to the jurisdiction of the relevant court or tribunal where the case will be adjudicated which in its discretion will determine the amount of costs for which the Client will be held liable.

All the provisions of this agreement shall be severable, and no provision shall be affected by the invalidity of any other provision. If any one or more of the provisions contained herein shall, for any reasons, be held to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any respect, such invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability shall not affect any other provisions of this agreement, but this agreement shall be construed as if such invalid, illegal or unenforceable provisions had never been contained herein.

If the signatory accepts this agreement in a representative capacity, then such person warrants that he or she is duly authorised thereto.

The signatories to this agreement verify that they have read, understood, and agreed to be bound to the terms and conditions contained herein, and that the information given herein is true and correct. Consumer Protection Legal Audit on Consumer Protection Act & Electronic Communication and Transaction Act 18 Copyright SEESA (PTY) Ltd 2014.

The signatory to this agreement hereby grants the Company, and its duly authorised agents, consent always to request information from any persons, credit bureaus and businesses, if applicable.

The parties hereby choose Domicilium citandi et executandi (nominated official address) for all purposes under this agreement at the addresses as set in the quotation. Either party may at any time change its official address to any other address by providing not less than 10 (ten) days written notice of such effect to the other party.

The parties hereby consent to the jurisdiction of the Cape of Good Hope Provincial Division of the High Court of South Africa and to the jurisdiction of any Magistrate’s Court at Cape Town.

Due to the nature of the product a 100% colour match cannot be guaranteed. Should the colour of the final product vary from the sample you chose it does not constitute a defect in the product. The leather hides are from animals that live in the wild and thus the material shows natural stressed marks.