TERMS & CONDITIONS
Terms and Conditions for Bidder Registrations
Private (Non Car Dealers)
Terms and Conditions of Sales of Vehicles
All prospective Bidders are required to register prior to attending an auction.
In order to register we require a current drivers licence.
The following details from your drivers licence will be taken:
- Full name.
- Address. (Please advise staff if address has changed from that shown on your
Staff will also require your current phone number.
Should you not wish to be contacted by CarNet Auctions Smithfield for any of the
reasons listed below, please advise staff while registering.
Personal Information is collected for the following purposes:
As required by law.
To allow the company to obtain feedback on it’s internal processes
To ensure our customers are aware of all of the other services available.
To ensure that where possible, the company is able to satisfy the purchasing
requirements of our customers.
Your actual drivers licence number will be maintained on our database as a
means of identification only. Your drivers licence number will be subject to
internal systems security and will only be released to meet statutory
requirements upon you purchasing a vehicle.
All personal information collected is only for the use of the Company and it is
understood that it may be disclosed to another company within CarNet Auctions Smithfield
, but at no time will personal information be disclosed to an external
party without your written consent.
Your name, address and phone number will be maintained on our database for a
period of 3 months from the date of registration. Should you attend a
subsequent auction, your Bidder details will be up dated and maintained on our
database for a further 3-month period.
Upon request, CarNet Auctions Smithfield will provide you with a copy of the
information it holds on you.
By registering, you are acknowledging acceptance the above Terms and
(a) Property in and title to any vehicles sold (the goods) does not pass to the
person to whom they are sold (the purchaser) until the whole of the purchase
monies for the goods has been paid in full to the seller of the goods (the
vendor). Property in and title to the goods shall remain solely with the vendor
until payment in full has been made to the vendor.
(b) Where payment for the goods is made by cheque then payment shall be deemed
not to have been made until the cheque has been paid by the purchaser's bank.
(c) Until payment in full for the goods has been made to the vendor;
(i) The purchaser shall hold the goods as bailee.
(ii) The vendor authorises the purchaser to sell the goods in the normal course
of the purchaser's business but such part of the monies received from the sale
which is equal to the monies owing to the vendor for the goods (or if the
monies received is less than the monies owing to the vendor, then the whole of
the monies received from the sale) shall be the property of the vendor and
shall be held in trust by the purchaser for the vendor and shall be immediately
paid by the purchaser to the vendor.
(iii) The purchaser shall not mortgage or pledge the goods to any person or
(iv) The goods will be at the risk of the Purchaser and the purchaser is liable
for any loss or damage occasioned to the goods.
(v) The purchaser indemnifies the vendor against any claim action or costs
arising from the use of the goods.
(i) Until payment in full for the goods has been made, the vendor may at any
time retake and resume possession of the goods and for the purpose may enter,
by force if necessary, any premises in which the goods or part of them may be
(ii) The purchaser shall be liable for any loss, damage or expense suffered by
the vendor in recovering or retaking possession of the goods or any part of
them and the cost of repair or preparing the goods or any part of them for
(iii) The vendor will not be held liable for any damage caused in recovering or
retaking possession of the goods or any part of them.
(iv) Any loss suffered by the Vendor on the re-sale of the goods or any part of
them will be for the account of the purchaser.