Terms & Conditions

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Load Your Own Terms & Conditions

This website is owned and operated by Alun Jones of Red Star Lofts Ltd (also known as AJ Redstar), a limited company registered in Wales.
The Load Your Own Auction facility is operated by Redstar EA Ltd.

Please note "we", "us" and "our" refers to Alun Jones of Red Star Lofts Ltd and "you" means the user of the website, www.ajredstar.co.uk.

We make every effort to ensure the information published on this website or in any of our advertisements is up to date and accurate but cannot accept any legal responsibility for any errors or omissions.

We reserve the right to make changes without notice. We cannot accept any legal responsibility for any errors, omissions or financial losses if the website is unavailable due to any unforeseen circumstances.

If the website is unavailable due to circumstances such as a power cut, server problems etc we reserve the right to extend the auction finish day and time.
You must be registered to place a bid or purchase a Load Your Own Auction Slot. You can register on-line via the website & you must have an email address.

All bidders and sellers must be over 18 years of age and able to form a legally binding contract.

All online registrations will be vetted by us before being allowed to place a bid or purchase a Load Your Own Action Slot.
We reserve the right to refuse registrations to bid on the website and to withdraw website access for those already registered.

We reserve the right to withdraw Lots from an auction without providing a refund.

We accept no liability or responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided by sellers on the showcased birds.

BIDDING
If a bid is placed in the final 15 minutes of the LOT closing, the closing time will be extended by 15 minutes. This process will continue until no bid is placed in the final 15 minutes of the LOT closing.

Once you place a bid on the Load Your Own Auctions it cannot be withdrawn.
Your bid is binding.
Bids will not be accepted unless they are higher than the amount shown in the High Bidder Column on the auction page.

BUYERS
You may be asked to provide a deposit before being allowed to bid on the website.
If you are the winning bidder on a Load Your Own Auction bird you will receive an email with the seller's email address. You will need to contact the seller to arrange payment direct to them & the collection/delivery of the auction bird.
Your winning bid constitutes a contract between you and the seller
Any further dealings are between the winning bidder & seller and it will be for this party to resolve any disputes or discrepancies.

BID INCREMENTS
£5.00 increments up to £100
£10 increments from £100 to £500
£25 increments from £500 to £1,000
£50 increments over £1,000
All bids are in GBP

PAYMENT ARRANGEMENTS
Payment should be sent direct to the seller We do not accept payment for any birds sold on Load Your Own Auctions and we do not arrange delivery/collection of sold birds.

NON PAYERS
Any successful bidders that fail to pay for their birds will be de-registered and will be banned from participating in any future auctions on www.ajredstar.co.uk. We reserve the right to display defaulters' full name and addresses on this website indefinitely.

SELLER'S RESPONSIBILITIES
Sellers must ensure
1. All auction birds are vaccinated and healthy.
2. Auction birds must be registered in the seller's name and suitable signed transfer forms provided to the buyer. International auction birds must have a ring card.
3. All sellers should endeavour to resolve any issues with their birds raised by the buyer to the buyer's satisfaction. This may include a full refund or replacement bird.
4. Once a Load Your Own Auction Slot has been purchased no refund will be given.
5. When a Load Your Own Auction Slot closes the seller will receive an email with the winning bidders email address. The seller should contact the winning bidder to arrange payment and to ask the bidder once payment has been received to arrange collection/delivery of the birds.
All information/images sellers input into a Load Your Own Auction slot are automatically deleted 35 days after an auction slot has ended and cannot be retrieved.

LOAD YOUR OWN AUCTION INFORMATION
Load Your Own Auction slots are not available for purchase on a Sunday between 12.00pm & 3.00pm during the main auction season.
The Load Your Own Auction Slots once activated run for 7 days
No refund will be given if birds showcased on the Load Your Own Auctions receive no bids during the 7 days they are on the website or if the winning bidder defaults on payment.
Any dispute between the seller & buyer over payment or health of the bird is for these two parties to resolve.

Please contact us if you need your address updated on your registration so your County & Country displays to potential bidders.
We can by contacted by telephoning 01745 355880.

By using the website and placing a bid or purchasing a Load Your Own Auction Slot you agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions.