Terms & Conditions
This website allows users to shop for antiques and collectible items such as décor, furniture, Coca-Cola memorabilia, glass and silverware etc. online.
All users and buyers on this site are bound by the terms and conditions.
When purchasing an item, you (the buyer) enters into a purchasing contract with Nick’s Antiques. The purchasing contract will be complete once the buyer has placed an order and Nick’s Antiques has received and accepted payment.
Items cannot be reserved.
The availability of an item should be indicated on the website and Nick’s Antiques will make every attempt to remove items that are sold out. If an order is placed for an item that is sold out, Nick’s Antiques will refund the amount of said item.
Nick’s Antiques reserves the right to refuse orders that it suspects are fraudulent, such as purchases with a stolen credit card. Documentation may be requested to complete necessary fraud checks and an order may be cancelled if said documentation is not received. In the event of a fraudulent order being placed on Nick’s Antiques, buyers are advised to initiate a charge back via their bank in order to be refunded.
When placing an order by credit card, transaction details are presented to the bank for authorisation. If you are authorised to use the credit card and there is sufficient funds to cover the order, payment is usually immediate.
When placing an order by EFT, please be sure to use your order number. The order will be processed once the amount is placed over by your bank which can take up to 3 days.
Products will be shipped as per the stated shipping times, which will take 1-2 days to process, it will then be shipped. As soon as it’s shipped the tracking information will be sent.
Nick’s Antiques delivers / mails anywhere within South Africa, either door to door or to post office counter depending on the delivery address. Door to door deliveries are sent to a street address in major city centres only. Items will only be sent by post to rural areas when door to door is not available.
All major city centres items are delivered via courier or postage, rural towns are postage only.
PO Box deliveries are done, you will get a slip in the mail and will need to collect from the post office counter.
The post office will notify you when the parcel is available at the post office for collection. You are also able to track your parcel online and can collect using the tracking number and a valid South African ID or driver’s license.
Couriered parcels should be tracked online by the customer to check when delivery will take place. Please insure that a valid street address is provided, where someone is always available for receiving of goods, as well as working cell or home numbers.
Please note that actual shipping times may vary slightly and are an estimation only.
Once a parcel has left Nick’s Antiques’ possession, we are no longer responsible. Should your parcel be late, or stuck in transit during strikes, or stolen, it is not our responsibility. Parcels are all insured, and the value of the lost parcel will need to be claimed from the courier company or post office. Nick’s Antiques is not liable for any lost or damaged goods.
Please note the couriers can change any area to a rural area at any given time without prior notice. This means your shipping costs can increase at any given time. If you are unsure please make sure to check with us prior to ordering. We will not be held liable for increased shipping fees as this is beyond our control.
Nick’s Antiques will try it’s best to display all item and delivery costs accurately. In the event that an incorrect item or delivery price is displayed, Nick’s Antiques will not be obliged to supply item(s) at the incorrect price. Nick’s Antiques will however return payment made on an incorrectly priced item if the buyer chooses to cancel the order.
If payment fails due to incorrect information, insufficient funds, or another similar problem, the purchase will not be successful.
Nick’s Antiques reserves the right to take the website offline for maintenance or in emergency cases. While all attempts will be made to avoid it, Nick’s Antiques cannot be held responsible for data loss, checkout or payment problems.
Unfortunately there is no cancellation once the order has been placed and paid for.
Unfortunately we do not offer refunds. All our items are used and therefore sold as is.
Returns and Exchanges
Nick’s Antiques reserves the right to refuse a return or exchange. All our items are used and therefore sold as is.
Please note that shipping fees are not refundable.
Nick’s Antiques retains copyright and all other rights to listings, services, images, videos and all other information on this site. Unauthorised modification, duplication, publication, exploitation or disclosure to third parties is strictly prohibited.
Changes in General Conditions
Nick’s Antiques reserves the right to revise these terms from time to time. If you disagree with the general terms we do not recommend use of our service. You will be required to accept the T’s & C’s every time you transact on our website.
We reserve the right to ban any individual uploader or website domain from using our services for any reason.
Anyone downloading or trying to download malware or damage coding on this site, or who tries to gain unauthorised access to any page on this site, will be prosecuted.
Nick’s Antiques will claim civil damages from such person if Nick’s Antiques suffers any damage or loss.
You agree and guarantee that the username and password you use to log in is for your personal use only, and will not be passed on to any third party.
You allow Nick’s Antiques to take all steps reasonably possible to ensure the integrity and security of the site and in the administrative office.
All credit card transactions on the site are protected by SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption and reinforced by various encryption processes with the aim of offering the most effective possible protection of any sensitive information. Nick’s Antiques has no access to any confidential information regarding your payment method.
Only Nick’s Antiques’ banking partner will access confidential information (such as your credit card number, expiry date, CVV etc.) from time to time.
Nick’s Antiques is responsible for adhering to the Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 (“CPA”) with the sale of any products from the site. Similarly, Nick’s Antiques is responsible for adhering to articles 43(5) and 43(6) of the Electronic Communication and Transactions Act in terms of payment systems and security.
However, neither Nick’s Antiques nor any of its representatives will be held responsible for any loss or accountability of any kind that arises from the use of (or inability to use) this site, its services or content.
Furthermore, Nick’s Antiques provides no guarantee, implied or otherwise, that the content or technology attached to this website is free of errors or omissions. Nor is there any guarantee whatsoever that service will be 100% uninterrupted or faultless. We encourage you to report any possible malfunctions and errors by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
It is your responsibility, before accepting these Ts & Cs, to determine whether the service available through this website satisfies your individual needs and is compatible with your hardware or software. Information, ideas and opinions expressed on this web site should not be regarded as professional advice, or as Nick’s Antiques’ official stance.
We encourage you to obtain professional advice before taking any action on the strength of information, ideas or opinions expressed on this site.
This site is offered, controlled and run from the Republic of South Africa. As such it is governed by South African legislation, and subject to the disputes clause in these Ts & Cs.
You and Nick’s Antiques are subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the South African courts. Each and every section of these terms and conditions must be read as individual and separable from the rest of the terms and conditions.
Should any court or qualified authority find that any of the terms are invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of the terms and conditions will remain standing despite invalidity or unenforceability of an individual term.
ick’s Antiques has to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information. For the ends of this clause, “”personal information”” is defined according to the details in the Promotion of Access to Information Act, number 2 of 2000 (PAIA). This information can be downloaded here.
Nick’s Antiques is authorised to gather, store and use the following of your information:
Name and surname
Date of birth
Non-personal click patterns
IP address, and
ID or passport number
Nick’s Antiques is entitled to gather, store and use the above information for the following purposes:
1. To greet you when you access the site
2. To inform you (if you have agreed to this) of facts regarding your access and use of the site
3. To inform you (if you have agreed to this) of competitions and promotions offered by Nick’s Antiques
4. To set up non-personal statistics about internet habits, click patterns and access to the site
5. To verify your identity when you make a transaction through www.nicksantiques.co.za
6. To ensure the products are received by the addressee
7. For remarketing purposes
8. The above information is either gathered electronically through the use of “”cookies””, or provided by you voluntarily. You can regulate the use of “”cookies”” independently with your personal search engine settings
9. You can choose to not receive any direct marketing information from Nick’s Antiques.
Nick’s Antiques is entitled to gather, store, compile and share any information gleaned from you, subject to the following conditions:
Nick’s Antiques may not make any of your personal details public unless you have agreed to it, or unless it is required for the purposes of any judicial process.
Nick’s Antiques may compile, use and share any information that has no bearing on any particular individual, and Nick’s Antiques owns and reserves the right to non-personal statistical information gathered and complied by Nick’s Antiques.
You acknowledge and agree that certain personal information (such as your full name, delivery address, email address and contact details) may be passed on to the courier company to ensure delivery of the products you have bought.”
Nick’s Antiques will also remove your data from our database on request, unless there is a legal reason why we need to keep the data. Access can be gained, the data can be corrected, and any concerns related to the use of your data can be raised by writing to email@example.com
By registering on Nick’s Antiques you provide your consent to allowing us to communicate various messages relating to promotions, special offers, discounts and the like associated with our online store. The form of communication will include but will not be limited to electronic mail, mobile communications (SMS), telephone calls and direct mail.
Sharing of data
Nick’s Antiques will not share any personal data with any outside parties.
Changes to terms and conditions
Nick’s Antiques may, at its own discretion, change these terms and conditions or any part thereof. At such point, it will be your responsibility to read through the revised terms and conditions to ensure you’re satisfied.
If you’re dissatisfied, you have the right to terminate your registration on Nick’s Antiques.
It will be your own responsibility to visit the website to check whether the terms and conditions have changed, and to make sure you’re satisfied with the changes. If you’re dissatisfied with any changes, you should not use the site in any way.
Terms and discontinuation
These terms and conditions take effect on the date of first publication of the website and continue indeterminately. They may be revised by Nick’s Antiques from time to time (as described above), for as long as the website continues to exist and be operated. Nick’s Antiques is entitled to terminate these terms and conditions or close down the website at any time, subject to processing any pending purchases.
If you don’t meet your obligations regarding these terms and conditions, including any incidents about payment and price or an order, and you neglect to rectify such non-adherence within 5 working days after Nick’s Antiques has instructed you to do so, your access to the service will be blocked.
We have the right to close your account and deny you access to the site, depending on the severity of your actions. Such action on the part of Nick’s Antiques will not have any negative effect on any damages Nick’s Antiques may claim.
Copyright and other intellectual property
Any and all copyright relating to the website, including these terms and conditions, is held by Nick’s Antiques. All rights not expressly given are reserved. You may download, view and print content from this site only for private and non-commercial ends. To obtain permission for commercial use of any content from this site, please send an email firstname.lastname@example.org
Nick’s Antiques is unable to edit or screen all content on the site, and will not be held accountable for illegal, libellous or obscene content. We advise you to inform Nick’s Antiques of any offensive or illegal material.
All content, trademarks and data on this website, including but not limited to software, databases, text, graphics, photographs, icons, links, private information, designs and agreements, are the property of or under licence of Nick’s Antiques. As such they are protected by local and international legislation and agreements.
When you sign up for a Nick’s Antiques newsletter, opt into marketing communication, register an account, conclude a purchase, visit the site or send an email to email@example.com you agree to get electronic communication from Nick’s Antiques.
Links, ‘Framing’, ‘Spiders’ and ‘Crawlers’
No person, business or website may be linked to any page on this site without prior written permission from Nick’s Antiques. Such permission can be obtained by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Links to non-Nick’s Antiques sites given on this website are provided “voetstoots” and Nick’s Antiques does not necessarily agree with the content of such sites, which Nick’s Antiques is unable to edit or underwrite.
No person, business or website may use any technology to glean information from this site without prior written permission from Nick’s Antiques. Such permission can be obtained by sending an email to email@example.com