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We do not store credit card information, we securely submit credit card information to our bank for processing.
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All users of this site agree that access to and use of this site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use this site.
You must be over 18 to purchase any products from Hawkes Bay Vapour or participate in a vape tasting event. Hawkes Bay Vapour reserves the right to refuse a sale when age cannot be verified.
Vaping is intended as a cheaper alternative to smoking and vaping should not be taken up by non-smokers. We cannot reasonably verify whether you are a smoker, but we strongly recommend that people that do not already use some form of tobacco do not take up vaping, particularly vaping with nicotine
You should always consult a doctor for health issues. Hawkes Bay Vapour makes no medical claims with regards to personal vapourisers. In particular, Hawkes Bay Vapour does not represent in any way that vaping is effective for smoking cessation. Hawkes Bay Vapour also makes no claims with respect to the health benefits of vaping. The effect of switching from smoking to vaping, completely or partially, is something that will vary from person to person, and you should stop vaping and consult your doctor if you experience any change in your health after vaping. Inhaling anything other than fresh air comes with risks, and by using our products, you release and indemnify Hawkes Bay Vapour to the fullest extent allowed by law. Hawkes Bay Vapour products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or claim any therapeutic benefit.
Please keep all Hawkes Bay Vapour products out of the reach of children and animals. Nicotine is a poison. Please handle it with care and respect
Many Hawkes Bay Vapour products, including but not limited to e-liquid, coils and batteries are consumable items that are intended to be replaced when they have worn out.
Canceling an order
Any order may be canceled at any time prior to shipping with the exception of "Special Order" items if the product has been ordered from the supplier and delivery is to be expected within the time quoted.
Incorrect items sent
In the rare event that we send you an incorrect item, it is the customers' responsibility to return the item to us or direct to the supplier. Hawkes Bay Vapour will cover all freight costs and will get the correct item dispatch once the incorrect item has been received.
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This site and the materials and products on this site are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Hawkes Bay Vapour disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Hawkes Bay Vapour does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes the site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Hawkes Bay Vapour does not make any warranties or representations regarding the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.
Limitation of Liability
Hawkes Bay Vapour shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site or the performance of the products, even if Hawkes Bay Vapour has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
Some of the material on this website has been provided by our suppliers, Hawkes Bay Vapour is not responsible for any errors or omissions; this includes products being discontinued, availability and price. In the event that a Hawkes Bay Vapour product is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price, Hawkes Bay Vapour reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product listed at the incorrect price. Hawkes Bay Vapour reserves the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, Hawkes Bay Vapour shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.
These terms and conditions are applicable to you upon your accessing the site and/or completing the registration or shopping process. These terms and conditions, or any part of them, may be terminated by Hawkes Bay Vapour without notice at any time, for any reason. The provisions relating to Copyrights, Trademark, Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification and Miscellaneous, shall survive any termination.
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Use of Site
Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Hawkes Bay Vapour or other licensed employee, host, or representative, as well as other members or visitors on the site is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.
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