It is a condition of accessing or using this website that you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. By accessing the website, you agree that you are bound by these terms and conditions.
Any reference to Wide Span Sheds (also to we, us and our) in these terms and conditions is a reference to Steelx Pty Ltd and or any of its subsidiary companies trading as Wide Span Sheds.
You must not, without our prior written permission and the permission of any other owner of rights in content on the website, copy, broadcast, reproduce, frame, republish in any form or by any media, download, store (in any medium), up-load to a third party, transmit, post on a blog or social media sites, broadcast, distribute (whether by email or any other means), show or demonstrate in public, adapt or change in any way the content of, or create a derivative work from, these web pages for any other purpose.
While this website is regularly monitored and maintained and the information contained in this website is provided by Wide Span Sheds in good faith in the belief that it is accurate and current. Wide Span Sheds, its directors, officers, employees and its subsidiary and or related bodies corporate make no representation or warranty as to the accuracy, completeness, currency or reliability of the information contained on the website (including in relation to any goods or services) and none of them accept any responsibility arising in any way (including negligence) for errors in, or omissions from, the information contained on this website.
You should not rely on the information on this site or any linked site without making your own independent assessment of the information which you intend to use and or rely on.
You acknowledge that the inclusion of links from this site is not intended as an endorsement or recommendation. We have not consented to any conduct with a linked site that may be unlawful or an infringement of a third party's rights.
Limitation of Liability
You agree to waive and release Wide Span Sheds, its directors, officers, employees and its subsidiary and or related bodies corporate to the fullest extent permitted by law from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of material or information made available through this site.
Wide Span Sheds, its directors, officers, employees and its subsidiary and or related bodies corporate shall not, under any circumstances be liable for any injury, loss or damage arising out of or related to the use, or the inability to use, the materials or information on this site. This limitation of liability includes but is not limited to incidental, special or consequential damages, damages for loss of business or other profits.
You agree to release and indemnify Wide Span Sheds, its directors, officers, employees and subsidiary and or its related bodies corporate against all actions, claims and demands (including the costs of defending or settling any action claim or demand) which may be instituted against Wide Span Sheds, its directors, officers, employees subsidiary and or its related bodies corporate arising from a breach by you of these terms and conditions.
Linking to this Website
Linking to the website will only be permitted with the prior written consent of Wide Span Sheds. To request permission to link to this site, please email the site's webmaster.
Links to Other Websites
Where we have provided links to sites maintained by third parties, responsibility for those sites remains that of the third party. The presence of a link on our site is not to be taken as a recommendation or endorsement of the third party or the third party's site.
Product Information and Availability
Wide Span Sheds reserves the right to alter product specifications at any time without notice.
Publishing information about a product on the website does not mean that the product is necessarily available for sale or in stock.
Wide Span Sheds reserves the right to vary, amend, update or change all or any part of the content of the website including these terms and conditions at any time. Revised terms will be posted on the website and will be effective immediately unless otherwise stated. By continuing to use the website after any amendment becomes effective you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions as amended. You should periodically visit this page to determine the current terms and conditions to which you are bound.
Wide Span Sheds is a trademark of Steelx Pty Ltd. Except where otherwise stated, all registered trademarks used on the site are used with the permission of the registered owners. You must not use any trademarks without the prior, specific, written permission of its owner whether it is Wide Span Sheds or a third party.
Wide Span Sheds is the copyright owner of the content of this website or is licensed by the copyright owner to use the content of this website. Except as permitted by the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), no part of this website may be reproduced, adapted, performed in public or transmitted in any form by any process (graphic, electronic or mechanical, including further copying, recording, taping or by a storage and information retrieval system) without Wide Span Sheds’ prior written consent.
Wide Span Sheds' failure to exercise or enforce any one or more of its rights under these terms and conditions will not constitute a waiver of such rights unless such waiver is granted by Wide Span Sheds in writing.
If any provision of these terms and conditions is unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms and conditions.
These terms and conditions will be governed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Queensland, Australia. You and Wide Span Sheds agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of Queensland. If you choose to access the website from another location or jurisdiction, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
Collection of Information
We will only collect personal information that is necessary for the purposes of our business functions or activities. Such circumstances include:
Any financial information that is collected via the website or through our sales offices is used by us to bill you for products and services and, as required, is collected for the purpose of transaction approval and funds transfer. The financial information we collect from you is strictly confidential and held on secure servers in controlled facilities. If you do not provide any information requested, Wide Span Sheds may not be able to fulfil one or more of the purposes of collection of your personal information.
Use or Disclosure of Personal Information to Others
We may use or disclose personal information for the primary purpose for which the personal information was collected or for purposes related to or ancillary to that primary purpose. This information is only disclosed to persons outside our business in the circumstances set out in this policy or as otherwise notified to you at the time of collection of the information.
In addition we may use or disclose personal information held about you where you have consented to such use or disclosure or where such use or disclosure is required under or authorised by law, or where we reasonably believe that the use or disclosure is necessary for prevention, investigation, prosecution and punishment of crimes or wrongdoings or the preparation for or conduct of proceedings before any court or tribunal or the implementation of the orders of a court or tribunal by or on behalf of an enforcement body.
How We Receive Your Consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason and or the reasons identified above only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your express consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How You Can Withdraw Your Consent?
If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at any time, by contacting us at email@example.com or mailing us at:
Wide Span Sheds
PO Box 411
Varsity Lakes QLD 4227
But please note this will not entitle you to terminate or cancel any transaction except in accordance with our Sales Agreements and the relevant terms and conditions of trade.
Shopify Online Store
Our online store (www.shop.sheds.com.au) is hosted on Shopify Inc. which provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data is stored through Shopify’s data storage, databases and the general Shopify application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
As a direct payment gateway is used to complete your purchase, Shopify stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction and record that it occurred.
All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa and MasterCard.
PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
Third Party Services
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.
In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located in a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
Security and Storage
Wide Span Sheds places great importance on the security of all information associated with our customers, clients and contractors. We have security measures in place to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of personal information under our control.
Wide Span Sheds secures personal information in the same way we safeguard our own sensitive information. We appreciate that no data transmission over the Internet can be absolutely guaranteed to be secure and we therefore strive to protect users' personal information by constantly improving the business processes and technology, which we use to protect data.
If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
Wide Span Sheds collects information from the site using "IP files". When you visit the Wide Span Sheds website to read, browse or download information, our system will record/log your IP address (the address which identifies your computer on the internet and which is automatically recognised by our web server), date and time of your visit to our site, the pages viewed and any information downloaded.
This information will only be used for the purpose of site analysis and to help us offer you improved online service. We may automatically collect non-personal information about you such as the type of Internet browsers you use or the site from which you linked to our website. You cannot be identified from this information and it is only used to assist us in providing an effective service on our website.
Online Store - Cookies
Here is a list of cookies that we use. We’ve listed them here so you that you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not.
Access to and Correction of Personal Information
Wide Span Sheds is committed to maintaining accurate, timely, relevant and appropriate information about our customers, clients and website users. So long as your request for your personal information is in accordance with the National Privacy Principles, then we will give you access to that information through our Privacy Officer:
Wide Span Sheds
PO Box 411
Varisty Lakes QLD 4227
If we refuse to provide you with access to personal information about you, we will provide you with reasons for the refusal, in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act 1988.
Wide Span Sheds
PO Box 411
Varsity Lakes QLD 4227
1.1 In these terms and conditions: “Purchaser” means the party named in the purchase agreement (P.A); and “Seller” means Wide Span Sheds a division of Steelx Pty Ltd.
2 Binding Terms and Conditions
2.1 The only terms, which are binding upon the Seller, are those set out in these terms and conditions or agreed to in writing by the Seller and those that are imposed by law that cannot be excluded.
2.2 The Seller and the Purchaser have entered into these terms and conditions without relying on any representation by the other or any person purporting to represent the other.
3 Price, Quotation and Ordering
3.1 The Seller reserves the right to accept or reject in its absolute discretion any P.A received. Acceptance is communicated and effected by confirmation from the Seller to the Purchaser in writing. On acceptance of a P.A, the Seller must supply the shed at the price agreed. (Subject to clauses 4 & 6)
3.2 Any variation to specifications must be in writing and signed by both parties. Once production has commenced no variations can be made.
4 Price Increases
4.1 The contract is subject to price increases in accordance with engineering changes and / or price rises that the Seller incurs effective from a date (price rise date).
4.2 The Price Rise shall apply where, due to any action or non-performance by the Purchaser, the Seller is unable to commence manufacture by the Prise Rise date.
4.3 Following commencement of manufacturing, the Price Rise shall apply where, due to any action or non-performance by the Purchaser, the Seller is unable to complete manufacture and/or arrange for delivery/collection of the building.
4.4 The GST allowed for is as quoted in the documentation. Should the GST amount alter in all or part of the contract amount, then this adjustment shall be applied to the amount payable.
5 Deposit, Payment and Commencement of Manufacturing
5.1 If a P.A is rejected by the Seller then any monies shall be refunded and the P.A shall be at an end.
5.2 The Seller, at its absolute discretion, shall not commence manufacturing until all documentation has been completed and returned, 50% payment has been received and any conditions of the PA have been notified to the Seller by the Purchaser as having been met or waived.
5.3 The Purchaser agrees should they cancel the P.A, then the Seller will retain:-
- If production has not commenced, 20% of the contract price in consideration of engineering and administrative costs;
- If production has commenced 25% of the contract price, plus the cost of materials manufactured, but not exceeding the value of the contract.
5.4 Any payment after the initial payment made by credit card will be subject to a surcharge of 1.75%.
5.5 If for any reason the Purchaser is unable to complete the contract within 12 months of the contract date, then at the Seller's discretion, this contract shall be at an end and all monies paid shall be forfeited.
6 Interest and Costs for Late Payment
6.1 The Purchaser acknowledges that once production has commenced, the delivery date cannot be changed.
6.2 If the Purchaser defaults in making payment to the Seller in accordance with these terms and conditions the Seller may in its absolute discretion charge the Purchaser any price increases, storage fees and 1.5% per month interest, from the date on which the default arose; and require the Purchaser to reimburse the Seller for all collection costs including, without limitation all legal costs, incurred by the Seller associated with the reimbursement for late payment.
7 Termination for Non Payment
7.1 In addition to its other rights at law, the Seller may suspend further deliveries or terminate the Purchase Agreement by notice in writing to the Purchaser, if the Purchaser defaults in payment of any amount due.
8 Delivery Restrictions, Delivery Date and Storage Fees
8.1 Delivery is subject to the site being accessible by a semi-trailer via sealed roads. Should the driver determine that the site is not accessible, then at the driver’s discretion, the goods shall be either:-
a) unloaded as close to the property as possible for the client to move to site; or
b) returned to depot for the client to collect. Any delivery fee charged shall still apply.
8.2 If at the time of order, the client requests a Body Truck, then this will be subject to availability. Where not available, ex works delivery fees (if any) shall be payable and the client shall collect from the nominated depot.
8.3 The delivery date is an estimate only, and the Seller is not liable for any loss, damage or expense resulting from a delay in delivery whether caused by the Seller or otherwise.
8.4 Should the Purchaser be unable to collect or accept delivery of the shed on time, then a storage fee equal to $500 per week shall be payable prior to collection or delivery for each week or part thereof that the collection or delivery is delayed.
9 Acceptance of Materials by Purchaser
9.1 At the point of taking possession of the shed, it is the Purchaser's responsibility to ensure that all materials nominated on the delivery dockets are supplied and that they are in a satisfactory condition. Any damage or short supply must be marked on the delivery dockets and signed by the driver.
9.2 The Purchaser must give written notice to the Seller within ten (10) days of any particulars of claim that the materials are not in accordance with specifications or have not been fully supplied as listed in the bill of materials provided by the seller to the Purchaser.
9.3 The Seller or its representatives must be given a reasonable opportunity to inspect materials where any notice is given. If the Purchaser fails to give that notice or provide a reasonable opportunity of inspection, then to the extent permitted by statute the materials are deemed to have been accepted by the Purchaser.
10 Retention of Title
10.1 The ownership of the shed supplied by the Seller to the Purchaser pursuant to this Agreement remains vested in the Seller and shall not pass from the Seller until all other monies due and owing by the Purchaser are paid.
11.1 All sheds are manufactured to the Purchaser’s specific requirements, sizes and or specifications and except as provided for in these Terms and Conditions will not be accepted for return under any circumstances.
12 Risk and Insurance
12.1 Materials supplied by the Seller are at the Purchaser’s risk immediately on delivery to the Purchaser or into the Purchaser’s custody (whichever is the sooner).
13 Purchaser Responsible for Specifications
13.1 The Seller will not be liable for any error, omission or inaccuracy in drawings or specifications provided or approved by the Purchaser and is under no obligation to check or confirm the conformity, accuracy or adequacy of patents, drawings or specifications provided by the Purchaser.
14 Warranty and Exclusion of Liability
14.1 Subject to acceptable variations as to tolerance, dimensions, weight or quality, the Seller warrants the materials to conform to the specifications and will be liable only for repair or replacement, at the Seller’s option at the point of manufacture of the materials. Repair or replacement will be the sole and exclusive remedy of the Purchaser. The Seller also provides a warranty in respect of materials used in construction of sheds only to the extent of the original manufacturer’s warranty. A copy of any manufacturer’s warranty will be made available on request.
14.2 The Seller makes no warranties, either express or implied, as to merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or otherwise, with respect to the shed or services other than as set out above or as implied by law and which may not be excluded, restricted or modified. In no event will the Seller be liable in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise for any loss of prospective profits or production, wasted overheads or expenses, special, indirect or consequential damages, machine work or labour charges, or for any expense resulting from use by the Purchaser of defective materials or an inability to use them. The Seller’s liability will in any case be limited to the replacement or repair of the materials.
14.3 The Purchaser acknowledges that the Purchaser does not rely and it is unreasonable for the Purchaser to rely on the skill or judgment of the Seller as to whether the materials supplied are reasonably fit for any purpose for which they are being acquired, and that the sale is not a sale of sheds by description or sample.
15 Building Regulations
15.1 The Purchaser acknowledges that the Seller is not a licensed builder. The building is to be erected in accordance with the plans, specification and construction manual available from the Seller or as otherwise advised by the engineer.
15.2 No warranty is given by the Seller as to compliance of the sheds with any building code or regulations in any jurisdiction.
16 Force Majeure
16.1 If a party is prevented from or delayed in complying with an obligation (other than to pay money) by an event beyond its reasonable control, performance by it of that obligation is suspended during the time of the event and to the extent that compliance is prevented or delayed.
17.1 A party’s failure or delay to exercise a power or right does not operate as a waiver of that power or right.
17.2 The exercise of a power or right does not preclude either its exercise in the future or the exercise of any other power or right.
17.3 A waiver is not effective unless it is in writing.
17.4 Waiver of a power or right is effective only in respect of the specific instance to which it relates and for the specific purpose for which it is given.
18.1 A notice given under this Agreement (“Notice”) must be in writing and either sent by prepaid post, email (provided an acknowledgement of delivery is received), facsimile or hand delivered.
18.2 Notification of a price rise may also be given by email or advertised in "The Australian" newspaper under Public Notices.
19.1 The Purchaser agrees and consents to the release of any of the Purchaser’s personal information to any party involved in the sale and purchase of the steel building kit set being purchased including, without limitation, any employee of the Seller or any agent of the Seller; and
19.2 The purchaser shall fully indemnify the Seller in respect of any claim made in respect of a breach of the Purchasers privacy howsoever arising from this agreement.
20.1 This Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Queensland.
20.2 Each of the parties irrevocably submits to the jurisdiction of the Courts of Queensland.
At Wide Span Sheds we want our customers to be completely satisfied with their purchase. We therefore recommend you read our Delivery, Refund & Return Policy prior to you making a purchase online from Wide Span Sheds, so you are familiar with our policy on refunds and returns and your rights under the Australian Consumer Law.
We also recommend you immediately inspect any goods that you collect from your nominated collection depot, to ensure you are completely satisfied with the goods, including that the goods are of acceptable quality, and match the description we have provided to you.
About our Refund & Return Policy
This Refund & Return Policy is applicable to purchases made from www.shop.sheds.com.au only, for Garden Sheds.
Change of Mind
Please choose carefully as refunds are not provided where you have simply changed your mind, made a wrong selection or simply found the goods cheaper elsewhere. We recommend you carefully preview any orders before adding them to your shopping cart and proceeding with your order.
Consumer Guarantees & Your Rights under the Australian Consumer Law
All goods sold in Australia come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.
There are nine consumer guarantees that apply to goods you purchase:
Consumer guarantees cannot be excluded and are in addition to any extended warranty you purchase or any voluntary warranty (warranty against defects) you are given.
However there may be circumstances where you are not entitled to a remedy.
For further information about the Australian Consumer Law and consumer guarantees, visit www.consumerlaw.gov.au.
Delivery is free to your nominated collection depot (being one of the depots from the list of depots available).
Goods Damaged in Transit
If any goods arrive damaged, please contact our Customer Service Team by calling 1300 94 33 77 immediately (and in any event not later than 30 days after delivery. The customer service representative will request you email through photos of the damage as well as proof of purchase.
The photos will be sent to the supplier who will determine whether there is:
The supplier will also confirm whether the components or full product need to be returned to the collection depot, for return to the supplier. Any costs to return the damaged items to the collection depot are your responsibility. Damaged goods must be returned in the condition received by you with all original packaging, accessories and/or manuals.
If the product is deemed to be faulty and you request a refund over replacement, the goods must be returned to the collection depot who will return the product to the supplier. Any costs to return the product to the collection depot are your responsibility. Once the supplier has received the damaged goods, a refund can then be actioned. You will receive notification of the refund via email and then it may take up to 10 business days for the funds to be processed and returned.
Where you have any questions or concerns relating to your Order, please immediately contact our Customer Service Team on 1300 94 33 77.
Due to unprecedented demand imposed on our key supply partners we have had to revise the Pre-Christmas delivery cut-off date – The previously published Pre-Christmas Delivery Guarantee has been revised back to 2 p.m. Friday 7th October 2106 (“the deadline date”)*.
Our Guarantee of pre-Christmas delivery is now subject to the following Terms and Conditions being satisfied and/or completed to our satisfaction by 2 p.m. Friday 7th October 2106 (“the deadline date”):-
1. You must make payment to us of not less than 50% of the purchase price (including any major variations which in our sole opinion, materially alter the purchase value) as invoiced by way of cleared funds within the time prescribed in your Purchase Contract, but not later than the deadline date; and
a) Ensure the satisfaction of all conditions in the Purchase Contract including the return of all related Contract documents; and
b) Complete the finalisation of any Contract Variations, (if any) and the return of the related Variation documentation by the deadline date; and
c) Then make final payment of the outstanding balance by way of cleared funds into our account on or before the date seven (7) working days before the scheduled delivery date specified in your Purchase Documentation.
2. On the occurrence of an event or other circumstance which, in our sole opinion, is deemed to be an event of force majeure beyond our control and /or the control of any of our manufacturing suppliers (including, without limitation, the failure of any production or delivery capacity to cope with the exigencies of the year end commitments) this delivery guarantee shall not be binding on us.
3. In the event that no circumstance of force majeure applies and we cannot meet the delivery guarantee by the deadline date then we agree to reduce your contract price (including any variations made to that point) by 5% of the total price and to arrange delivery at the date most convenient to all parties as soon as possible thereafter.
4. Deliveries for orders confirmed past this date, will be subject to production and delivery quotas of our supply partners, and will be confirmed at time of order after discussion with you.
*PLEASE NOTE: The previous published date of 2 p.m. Friday 28th October 2106 cannot now apply due to unprecedented demand.