Terms & Conditions
These terms and conditions govern your use of www.clogau.co.uk (the ‘site’) and the purchase of goods and services from Clogau Gold including the Clogau outlet stores at Bridgend and Cheshire Oaks. Here, you will also find information on orders and returns, your privacy and your security on the pages of the site and these pages shall be incorporated into these terms and conditions. If you have any questions, please contact us by using the ‘contact us’ link. In these terms and conditions, "we", "us", "our" and Clogau Gold means Clogau Gold of Wales Limited.
You must be 18 years of age or older to purchase goods from the site. If you are under 18, you may use the site only with the involvement of a parent or guardian. Your use of and registration on the site is void where prohibited.
14-day money-back returns policy
We offer all of our direct customers (excluding retailers) a 14-day "no quibble" money-back returns policy: if for any reason you are unsatisfied with your Clogau Gold jewellery, you may return it unworn and in its original presentation packaging, and within 14 days of receipt for a full refund or exchange.
Returns, exchanges and repairs
You have a legal obligation to take reasonable care of the goods when they are in your possession. Our returns policy does not apply to defective or damaged items or items sent to you in error, which are dealt with separately in the "Defective and damaged items" section below.
We cannot exchange or refund earrings (for hygiene reasons), engraved or soldered items, unless they are defective or faulty.
This returns policy only applies to items purchased via Clogau Gold directly (website, telephone or mail-order). Items purchased via an approved Clogau Gold retailer must be returned to its original place of purchase.
Promotions: If you wish to return your original item(s) you must also return the free item. Any item(s) that is returned without a promotional item(s) that was included with the original transaction will have the value of the promotional item deducted from the refund amount. If you purchased a discounted item, you will be refunded the price paid on purchase, and not the RRP.
When returning items you must obtain proof of posting as we cannot accept responsibility for parcels lost in transit. Furthermore, returns must be made via a postal service which carries a level of insurance cover that is adequate to cover the full cost of replacement. Please contact your local post office to enquire what services and insurance levels are available, as these do change from time to time.
A prompt refund of the price of the goods will be issued once all the criteria above is met. The credit card used for the original purchase will be credited with the original price. If there are any problems with your refund, a member of our customer care team will contact you.
For all returns, except where the item is faulty or dispatched in error by us, you will be required to arrange and pay for the return of the products to us. Where the item is faulty or dispatched in error, Clogau Gold will only reimburse returns made within the UK (excluding International) after the item(s) has been assessed by us.
For more information regarding making a return, please see our Returns page, here.
The Clogau Gold two-year manufacturer warranty covers jewellery and watches purchased directly from Clogau Gold or from an approved Clogau Gold stockist*.
To be eligible for the warranty, (1.0) the purchaser or recipient must register the item(s) by (1.1) completing the online form at www.clogau.co.uk/warranty (1.2) or by filling in and returning the Extended Warranty Form (1.3) within 30 days from the date of purchase. (1.4) To obtain service under the warranty proof of purchase is required. (1.5) Should Clogau Gold receive warranty registration after 30 days from the date of purchase (which can be later verified with proof of purchase), the item(s) will be covered by our standard one-year manufacturer warranty.
(2.0) When registering for Extended Warranty online, confirmation of registration will be provided to you. When registering by post, however, confirmation will not be provided.
(3.0) The warranty covers Clogau Gold jewellery manufacturing faults and watch movement parts specifically against mechanical failure, (3.1) Clogau Gold reserves the right to determine the validity and nature of each warranty claim. (3.2) Should your jewellery or watch prove defective within two years, at our discretion, you will be entitled to (3.3) a repair free of charge or a replacement with: (3.4) the same item or (3.5) replacement with a succeeding item if the returned item has been discontinued or (3.6) an exchange for an item of the value stated on the receipt or (3.7) a credit to the purchase value stated on the receipt. (3.8) The warranty does not apply if the jewellery or watch exhibits: (3.9) normal wear and tear, (3.10) resize or alteration, (3.11) accidental or willful damage, (3.12) misuse by any party, (3.13) repair by a third-party, (3.14) failure to follow Clogau Gold jewellery care guidelines (www.clogau.co.uk/care.php). (3.15) Clogau Gold watches can withstand accidental splashing. Watches are not covered if submerged during swimming or bathing. (3.16) The warranty does not cover the replacement of watch: (3.17) batteries, (3.18) crystal glass, (3.19) straps, (3.20) crowns, (3.21) bracelets.
(4.0) If your warranty covered item has been repaired by Clogau Gold, you do not need to re-register for warranty, as the original cover still applies.
(5.0) Clogau Gold jewellery and watches bear unique hallmarks and marks - see www.clogau.co.uk/hallmarks.php for details. Without these marks the warranty is void.
*(6.0) Refund on an item not directly purchased from Clogau Gold must be addressed to the point of sale of the approved Clogau Gold stockist from where the item was originally purchased.
Delivery and customs
Please see our ‘delivery’ page for information on timings and costs of delivery. We will use our reasonable endeavours to deliver the goods or services within the times indicated. However, where delivery times and dates are given, they are for general guidance only and we will not be held liable for late delivery of goods caused by circumstances beyond our reasonable control. All guarantees provided are by our courier services, and not Clogau.
We shall attempt to deliver the goods to the address you specify for delivery, or if none, to the credit card address you supply. You are responsible for making arrangements to receive the goods and if the goods are held at the post office or other delivery company's depot, because no one was available when the goods were delivered, then it is your responsibility to swiftly collect the goods. It is important that the addresses supplied by you to us are accurate.
Clogau Gold Ltd maintains responsibility to obtain a signature as a proof of delivery from the delivery address provided by the customer at the time of transaction. Any signature from that delivery address will be accepted as valid by Clogau Gold Ltd. Clogau Gold Ltd does not take responsibility for releasing goods to an unauthorised signatory at the delivery address. If for any reason, a customer’s goods are misappropriated, Clogau Gold Ltd will obtain a proof of delivery from Royal Mail or FedEx in order to assist the customer to resolve the issue.
Please note that we are currently not able to deliver to P.O. Boxes or military bases.
For customers in the United Kingdom and European Union customers (not registered for VAT), the prices you pay includes any duties or taxes applicable to the UK and the remainder of the European Union. If duty rates change, we reserve the right to charge extra or not to supply. It may not be possible for us to deliver to some countries, if an order is received with a delivery address outside the territories stated, you will be contacted by our customer service centre.
For customers outside the UK and European Union the RRP price is exempt of VAT, but is a fully landed cost (to include RRP), we say this as it includes administrative charges to handle an overseas item. It is the customers responsibility to provide the correct information, with regards to home country, during the ordering process so that the applicable price can be charged. Please bear in mind that to ship a package overseas involves a courier service (in our case, Royal Mail International) as well as insurance and administration costs which are reflected in the RRP price to overseas customers. All orders from outside of the UK will occur an additional postage cost, please see ‘despatch, delivery & postage’.
First Orders: Here at Clogau, we do everything we can to protect our customers from online fraud. To help us do this, we ONLY ship to your billing address for your first order and we cannot override this. For security reasons, your billing address will be checked against your card issuer's records and if this is not correct it may cause your order to be delayed or cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience but hope that you will appreciate our fight against fraud.
Engraving and repairs service
We offer engraving on specific products and also soldering of charms on selected bracelets and necklaces. The additional time needed for these services, if the item is in stock, is an additional 5 working days,excluding delivery. This will be longer during busier period of time.
For more information, please call one of our customer service advisers on 0845 606 88 77.
Our items are manufactured to a very high quality. However, should you require it, we offer a repairs service.
For more information on the price and timings of this service, please call one of our customer service advisers on 0845 606 88 77 where a member of the team can advise you further.
We only offer our engraving, soldering and repairs service for items that you purchase from us.
All of our jewellery is hand polished and finished. Sterling silver is used as standard except where specified. All diamonds and precious stones are hand selected for purity and colour. Diamond weights quoted are the average carat weight per piece or pair in the case of earrings or set, unless stated otherwise and this weight can fluctuate up and down slightly.
All of our enamel items are epoxy resin enamel, often referred to as cold enamel.
All the diamonds used in our jewellery pieces are clarity graded VS1-S1, which means that they contain only very slight to slight inclusions. With regards to the colour of the diamonds we use, they are all graded G-H which is described as near colorless.
For every item containing multiple diamonds, we list the average weight. Where we state the total diamond carat weight, this may vary plus or minus 0.05 carats from the weight stated. Clogau Gold is committed to offering high-quality diamonds. We share the public's concern regarding conflict diamonds and we only purchase diamonds which comply completely with the Kimberley Process requirements.
All items are supplied with either a black or white 'Clogau' tag.
Measurements and weights
All measurements and weights are approximate and have been rounded up or down to the nearest quarter-inch, centimetre, millimetre or gram. While every effort has been made to ensure these measurements and weights are correct, Clogau Gold accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to stated sizes or weights in or brochure or on our websites, www.clogau.co.uk and www.clogauoutlet.co.uk. Clogau Gold allows a 10% tolerance rate between items. If you are in any doubt about any of the sizes or weights, please either telephone us on 0845 606 88 77, email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or visit your Clogau Gold stockist.
Contract for sale or services
The description of the goods, services, price, currency, VAT and delivery costs are set out on the order page. The advertising of products and services on this site is an 'invitation to treat'. That means your order is an offer and no contract of sale is formed between you and Clogau Gold until you receive the confirmation of order email. Orders shall be accepted at our sole discretion but are normally accepted once credit card authorisation has been confirmed, the order reflects current pricing and stock levels. When you place an order direct with Clogau Gold, payment is taken immediately at the point of order, whether the item(s) is in stock or not. Once we accept your order, you shall pay the price for the goods or services plus VAT and delivery and other costs specified on the order page and we shall charge your account for payment. Please keep your "confirmation of order" e-mail for your records.
In exceptional circumstances, if we are not able to fulfill an order we have accepted, your credit card will be re-credited with the original price and we will notify you by email. In no circumstances will we be liable to you for any additional amounts.
These terms and conditions cannot be varied except by changes made by Clogau Gold on the site, which we may make from time to time. Proposed changes to the terms and conditions will be notified to you by e-mail or flagged for your attention when you log onto the site for a new session. Your continued use of the site after such notification shall be taken as your full acceptance of such changes. You will only own the goods you purchase once they have been successfully delivered and when we have received cleared payment for them in full. Until that time we will retain title to the goods.
Cancellations and exchanges
If you realise you have made a mistake and want to cancel your order, please contact us as soon as possible. Since we ship quickly, it may not be possible to stop your order so please follow the instructions in our 'Returns' policy section, in those instances. Please follow these instructions for exchanges as well. If your order needs to arrive to you hastily, it will be faster to re-order a product rather than send it back for an exchange, so please follow the above instructions while you order the product you would like instead. We realize this means two transactions on your credit card but feel it is faster for you to get the product you would like.
If we are providing repair or engraving services we cannot cancel your order if we have already started the work.
Items costing £4,999 or more
Any item on the Clogau website costing £4,999 or more cannot be purchased online. Customers should call the Sales team on 0845 606 88 77, or email email@example.com to place their order.
Defective and damaged items
If you should receive an item you have ordered that is defective, damaged or not what you ordered, please contact us as soon as possible. Our sales team will help you resolve any issues as quickly as possible by delivering another item, replacing your order or refunding the amount paid.
Customer care and call centre hours
If you need assistance for any reason, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Representatives are available 9.00am to 5.00pm (GMT/BST) Monday to Friday. Our customer care number is 0845 606 88 77.
We accept VISA, MasterCard, Visa Debit, Switch/Maestro, Delta, Solo, Electron.
To securely receive your payments over the Internet we use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology, which is the standard Internet practice and means your details are protected. You can see that you are in a secure environment through the 'padlock' symbol on Microsoft Internet Explorer or 'key' symbol on Netscape Navigator. SSL works with Microsoft Internet Explorer version 3.0 and later versions/ Netscape Browser versions 2.0 and later versions. We feel it's important to have this level of security available, so anyone using lower version browsers should contact us by phone to place an order.
Please don't try to send orders via email, as we cannot guarantee any secure transmission of details. We will take all reasonable care to keep your order secure, but in the absence of our sole negligence we cannot be held liable for any loss you may suffer if a third party obtains unauthorised access to any data (including credit and account details) you provide when accessing or ordering from the site. If you're still worried about security over the Internet, then please contact us by phone.
Disclaimer and Liability
Jewellery and watches on this website are not shown to scalefor illustration purposes. All of the diamonds/gemstones used in Clogau Gold jewellery and watches are from non-confl ict countries. E&OE Clogau Goldreserves the right to change prices or specification without prior notice.
We reserve the right to change, modify, substitute or remove without notice any information on the site from time to time. We will endeavour to ensure that all descriptions and illustrations of the items on the site or in our catalogue or otherwise provided to you by us are accurate but there may be slight variations due to print and publishing limitations. Clogau Gold work to keep the site up to date but cannot guarantee that this site and its contents are completely free of technical errors, viruses or anything else that may have a harmful effect on any technology. We will endeavour to allow uninterrupted access to the site but access may be suspended, restricted or terminated at any time. By using this site, you acknowledge that you assume full responsibility for all costs associated with all necessary servicing or repairs of any equipment you use in connection with this site.
In no event shall we be liable for any indirect loss, consequential loss, loss of profit, data, revenue, business opportunity, anticipated savings, goodwill or reputation whether in contract, tort or otherwise arising out of or in connection with the terms and conditions or use of the site save where such liability cannot be excluded by law.
You must use the site for lawful purposes only. If we allow you to register with us you are fully responsible and liable for all access made to the site using any password or user name that you register with us. You should keep such passwords and user names confidential at all times.
If you are not satisfied with the site, then please email us with your comments.
If you have a valid claim in respect of any of the goods which is based on any defect in the quality or condition of the goods, we shall be entitled to replace the goods (or the faulty part in question) free of charge or, at our sole discretion, refund to you the price of the goods (or a proportionate part of the price).
If you have a valid claim based on the quality of any repairs we make to your goods, then we shall be entitled to rectify the defect free of charge or, at our sole discretion refund to you the price for the repair of the goods. We are not responsible for damage to items before the jewellery was in our possession or for any sentimental or other unknown value of the items.
We will not be liable for loss of or damage to any item left for repair which you do not reclaim within 6 calendar months, or for the receipt for the item if it has been lost or cannot be produced.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, our liability to you in connection with any claim or series of connected claims under these terms and conditions shall not exceed £1,000 or the value of the goods to which a claim is relevant, whichever is the greater.
Notwithstanding anything else in these terms and conditions, we do not exclude or limit our liability in respect of death or personal injury caused by our negligence or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
These terms and conditions do not affect your statutory rights (if appropriate) as a consumer.
We shall not be liable to you or in breach of these terms and conditions for delay or failure to perform if the delay or failure is due to a cause beyond our reasonable control.
In the case of repairs and engraving we strongly advise that you maintain adequate insurance for your jewellery while it is in our possession.
Cool off period
Customers are legally entitled to cancel an order within 7 working days of receipt of the product and to return it for a full refund. However, our 14-day money-back returns policy extends your ability to return an unsatisfactory online purchase for up to 14 days.
Clogau Gold cannot guarantee that the sale and delivery of its goods to your particular country or location is permissible, so please be aware of your own geographic import restrictions.
This site and its contents will not constitute the basis for any contractual commitment between Clogau Gold and any prospective customer in any jurisdiction in which the solicitation of interest or the offering of or sale of products by Clogau Gold would contravene any applicable local, regional or national legislation. No prospective customer should seek to make any order through the site from jurisdictions in which it would be illegal for Clogau Gold to sell products.
Your use of this site and any contract between you and Clogau Gold for the sale of products shall be governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales. If any provision of these terms and conditions shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and conditions and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any remaining provisions. If we fail to enforce a right under these terms and conditions, that failure will not prevent us from enforcing other rights, or the same type of right on a later occasion.
Unless otherwise stated in these terms and conditions, no part of these terms and conditions are enforceable by anyone who is not a party to them, pursuant to the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
Clogau Gold of Wales Limited is registered in England and Wales under registered no 2146156 and whose registered office is at 5 Kinmel Park, Abergele Road, Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire, LL18 5TX, UK and who all trade under the name "Clogau Gold of Wales Limited". The VAT registration number for Clogau Gold of Wales Limited is 713 6009 65.
Copyright and other rights
All materials, including images, illustrations, designs, site layout, photographs, written and other text or script that are part of this site together with all software compilations, underlying source code and software in the site are protected by copyright, trade mark, design right, and/or other worldwide intellectual property rights and are owned or controlled by or licensed to Clogau Gold. All rights are reserved.
The contents of the site and the site as a whole are intended solely for personal, non-commercial use. You may download or make a single copy of the contents and other downloadable materials displayed on the site for the sole purpose of placing an order with Clogau Gold or using the site as a shopping resource. No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials or software is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading or copying. You may not reproduce (except as noted above), publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of, or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any of the contents, the site, or any related software without our express prior written permission.
Goods offered at sale price on the site may have been on sale in the Clogau Gold Outlet store at the higher price for a period of no less than 28 days.
If you wish to return an item purchased at sale price, please refer to the 14-day money-back returns policy.
Gift voucher purchases do not qualify for promotions where a free item is given with a specified minimum spend. The free item can only be given on redemption of the gift voucher(s) as long as the other terms and conditions of the offer are met.
Goods offered at the promotional price on the site have been on sale in either in the Clogau Outlet store or on the site at the higher price for a period of no less than 28 days. These items are available for customers residing in the UK, Europe and some countries worldwide (exceptions do apply).
All promotions and offers run by Clogau (to include the outlet stores) are subject to terms and conditions. Offers are subject to stock availability, can not be substituted for cash or equivalent, can not be used in conjunction with other offers unless stated otherwise and are time limited. Clogau reserves the right to amend or foreclose any offer without notice or correspondence.
Free item offers:
1. Offer begins and closes at time stated, or while stocks last – whichever comes first. 2. A minimum spend (excluding purchases of gift vouchers) may be required in order to qualify for the offer. 3. The free item offered is stated. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, Clogau Gold of Wales Ltd has the right to substitute alternative prizes or, in exceptional circumstances, to amend or foreclose the offer without notice. No correspondence will be entered into. 4. Offers are available on a first-come, first-serve basis only, and subject to availability. 5. If you wish to return your original item(s) you must also return the free item. Any promotional item that is not returned, the value of this item will be deducted from the refund amount. 6. Offer available only when you place an order direct with Clogau Gold of Wales Ltd by placing an order via one or more of the following: www.clogau.co.uk, by phoning 0845 606 88 77, by using an order form, via a Clogau outlet stores, and/or via selected stockists' Clogau websites (which all have "clogau.co.uk" at the end of their domain name) 7. Only one free item offered per order. 8. No equivalent – cash or otherwise – will be given. 9. The offer cannot be used in conjunction with other offers.
Free voucher offers:
1. Voucher expires at the time and date stated. 2. Only one voucher per order. 3. Voucher can only be used once. 4. Voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers. 5. A minimum order value may be necessary to receive a free voucher 6. Order total may be required to meet a minimum amount before the voucher can be applied. 7. No equivalent – cash or otherwise – will be given. 8. Can only be used when ordering direct from Clogau and not through any of our stockists.
Prize draw offers:
Prize draws are open only to UK residents aged 18 years or over, with the exception of employees of Clogau Gold of Wales Ltd, their families, agents and anyone else connected with this promotion. No purchase necessary. All registrations must be complete by stated time and date to be valid entries in the draw. Entries must be made by following the instructions provided. Registration completion is based on the necessary information being provided. The prize draw will take place at the stated time and date. Entrants may not win more than one prize. Winners will be drawn independently and at random from all valid entries received and will be notified by email or mail within a stated time after the actual draw date. The judge's decision is final and correspondence will not be entered into. The winner agrees to take part in reasonable post event publicity and to the use of their name in such publicity. The prize must be redeemed by the stated time and date. No extension is available. If the prize is unclaimed after this time, it will lapse and the Promoter reserves the right to offer the unclaimed prize to a substitute winner selected in accordance with these rules. The prize is subject to availability. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right (a) to substitute alternative prizes of equivalent or greater value and (b) in exceptional circumstances to amend or foreclose the promotion without notice. No correspondence will be entered into. The prize is strictly non-transferable. The prize is not redeemable for cash or exchange. The prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts or special offers. By entering the prize draw, entrants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, rules, and by any other requirements set out in promotional material. The Promoter will use any data submitted by entrants only for the purposes of running the prize draw, unless otherwise stated in the entry details. By entering this prize draw, all entrants consent to the use of their personal data by the Promoter for the purposes of the administration of this prize draw and any other purposes to which the entrant has consented. We respect the accuracy, privacy and security of your personal data. For more information, see our Data Protection Notice at www.clogau.co.uk/SecurityPrivacy.aspx Entries not submitted in accordance with the rules or incomplete will be disqualified. No liability shall be taken for entries lost, damaged or delayed in transmission. Clogau Gold accepts no responsibility for participants being unable to participate in the prize draw, or if their entry is late or lost. The Promoter is Clogau Gold of Wales Ltd, 5 Kinmel Park, Abergele Road, Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire, LL18 5TX, UK. Tel: 0845 606 88 77. Email: email@example.com. Registered in England and Wales, number: 2146156.