Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions

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1. Important Note

The Melton Mowbray Food Partnership Limited is the organiser and host of The Artisan Cheese Awards(“We”, “Our”, “Us”) (Company No. 06247883) Registered Office 114 Asfordby Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. LE13 0HS. Vat No. 909 8371 90. If you need to contact us for any reason, then please see the full details under Contact us

Entry in to the Artisan Cheese Awards is governed by our Rules of Entry.  By entering the Awards you agree to be bound by our Rules of Entry and our Terms and Conditions . Before proceeding to enter the Artisan Cheese Awards, we ask that you read these terms and conditions carefully.

2. Entering

Please refer to our Rules of Entry for details.

3. Prices

The prices we charge you will be the prices displayed on this website at the time We receive your entry but, whilst We try to ensure that such prices are accurate, We reserve the right to correct the prices if We discover an error. In this event, you will be entitled to cancel your entry or re-confirm it at the correct price.

Subject to the paragraph above, the total value of the entry will be displayed on the entry confirmation screen.  The displayed price is the amount in pounds sterling that you will pay.  We accept payment in pounds sterling for UK entries and Euros for Irish entries.  If you are ordering from a non-United Kingdom address with a credit card, your credit card company will apply what it considers to be the appropriate exchange rate.

4. Delivery

a) To ensure delivery of awards that you may win and invoices that we issue, accurate information is vital.  Please ensure that all names, addresses and telephone numbers are accurate.  Please note that We must have a delivery address postcode and We must have a contact telephone number.  The invoice address must however be that of the person making the payment.

b) Delivery of awards, certificates or any Artisan Cheese Awards related literature can only be made to mainland UK or Irish addresses .

c) We will deliver to the address as you enter it and cannot accept any liability for late or failed delivery if the quoted address is incorrect. We advise that if you are not sure of the address you should check it using the Post Office Address Finding Service. Please note that this external site link will open in a new window.

d) Deliveries will be made to the address specified.  In the event that you select a business address, we will be deemed to have delivered the product to its intended recipient by delivering to the reception area of the business address and receiving a signed receipt of delivery.

e) If entries are received by Us after the published deadlines for a specified delivery date they will not be judged, as per the Rules of Entry.

5. Payment

We take payment at the time of entry, this is to ensure that We are able to avoid any potential hitches preventing your goods being entered on time in to The Artisan Cheese Awards.

We accept payment by Visa, Mastercard, Maestro (Switch) and Solo via Sage Pay’s secure e-payment facility.  We also accept BACS payments.

All credit card orders are positively credit card sanctioned prior to despatch, so please ensure that all details provided are correct. We cannot accept responsibility for an entry being held back as a result of incorrect or invalid payment details being given.  We require you to supply the registered address of the credit card holder, which is used to validate the entry with your selected credit card company.  Failure to supply the correct details will result in your entry being held back.

6. Liability

a) We shall accept no liability for late entries nor late deliveries of products since dates for entries deadline and deliveries are clearly stated in our Rules of Entry.
b) We shall have no liability to you for:
i) The condition in which we receive your entries for judging
ii) loss of profits or indirect or consequential loss if we have to disqualify your entries for one or more of the reasons stated in our Rules of Entry
iii) We will accept liability if any entry received is damaged in our care and offer either a refund or free entry in to the next Artisan Cheese Awards

7. Events outside our control
We shall have no liability to you if We are delayed in performing or are unable to perform Our obligations to you due to any event outside Our control including but not limited to Act of God, act of government and legislation enacted by any government.

8. Law
English law shall apply to any contracts for the sale of products by Us to you and the English courts will have jurisdiction in the event of any dispute.