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Terms and Conditions

By placing an order with CT-Web, you confirm that you are in agreement with and bound by the terms and conditions below.

Definitions: 
The Client : The company or individual requesting the services of CT-Web.
CT-Web: Primary designer/site owner & employees or affiliates. 
General
CT-Web will carry out work only where an agreement is provided either by email, telephone, mail or fax. CT-Web will carry out work only for clients who are 
18 years of age or above. An 'order' is deemed to be a written or verbal contract between CT-Web and the client, this includes telephone and email agreements.
Website Design
Whilst every endeavor will be made to ensure that the website and any scripts or programs are free of errors, CT-Web cannot accept responsibility for any losses 
incurred due to malfunction, the website or any part of it.
The website, graphics and any programming code remain the property of CT-Web until all outstanding accounts are paid in full.
Any scripts, cgi applications, php scripts, or software (unless specifically agreed) written by CT-Web remain the copyright of CT-Web and may only be 
commercially reproduced or resold with the permission of CT-Web.
CT-Web cannot take responsibility for any copyright infringements caused by materials submitted by the client or used by the client in the future on their website. 
We reserve the right to refuse any material of a copyrighted nature unless adequate proof is given of permission to use such material.
Any coding additions to website briefs provided will be carried out at the discretion of CT-Web and may carry an additional cost. Where no charge is made by 
CT-Web for such additions, CT-Web accept no responsibility to ensure such additions are error free and reserve the right to charge an according amount for 
any correction to these or further additions.
The client agrees to make available as soon as is reasonably possible to CT-Web all materials required to complete the site to the agreed standard and within the 
set deadline.
CT-Web will not be liable for costs incurred, compensation or loss of earnings due to the failure to meet agreed deadlines.
CT-Web will not be liable or become involved in any disputes between the site owner and their clients and cannot be held responsible for any wrongdoing on the part
of a site owner. eg. Any disputes re content/images that have been provided to us for inclusion on the site. 
CT-Web will not be liable for any costs incurred, compensation or loss of earnings due to the work carried out on behalf of the client or any of the clients appointed 
agents.
CT-Web will not be liable for any costs incurred, compensation or loss of earnings due to the unavailability of the site, its servers, software or any material provided 
by its agents.
In no event shall CT-Web be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special and exemplary damages, or any damages whatsoever, stemming from the 
use or performance of a client website or from any information, products and services provided through client sites, even if this website has been advised of the possibility 
of such damages.
•  In the absence of any negligence or other breach of duty by us, your use of our client websites is entirely at your own risk. 
•  If we are in breach of the arrangements under this agreement, we will not be responsible for any losses that you suffer as a result. 
•  We do not have any liability of any sort (including liability for negligence) for the acts or omissions of providers of telecommunication services or for faults in or failures of 
   their networks and equipment.
A non-refundable deposit of 50% is required with all of our projects before any design work will be carried out.
Once a website has been designed and completed the final balance of payment is then due in accordance with our payment terms. 
There are no exceptions to this, i.e If the client decides they no longer want the site, as they have commissioned the work and paid a deposit they are still obliged to pay for 
the work that has been done. Non payment will result in legal action being taken if necessary. Once full payment is received for a website, it is assumed that the project 
has been completed to the clients satisfaction and no refunds can be offered. We do offer free updates for a month after completion to allow for any final amendments that 
may be required. 
Database, Application and E-Commerce Development
CT-Web cannot take responsibility for any losses incurred by the use of any software created for the client. Whilst every care has been taken to ensure products 
are problem free and accurate, the ultimate responsibility lies with the client in ensuring that all software is functioning correctly before use. 
Any scripts, applications or software (unless specifically agreed) written by CT-Web remain the copyright of CT-Web and may only be commercially reproduced 
or resold with the permission of CT-Web.
Where applications or sites are developed on servers not recommended by CT-Web, the client is expected to provide or seek any information,additional software,
support or co-operation pertaining to the server required in order for the application to be correctly developed. Where large applications are to be developed, it is the 
clients responsibility to provide a suitable testing environment which is identical to the final production environment.
The client is expected to test fully any application or programming relating to a site developed by CT-Web before being made generally available for use. 
Where "bugs", errors or other issues are found after the site is live, CT-Web will endeavor (but is not obliged to) to correct these issues to meet the standards of 
function outlined in the brief
Compatibility
CT-Web will endeavor to ensure that any developed/designed site or application will function correctly on the server it is initially installed in and that it will function 
correctly when viewed with the web browsing software Microsoft Internet Explorer and to an acceptable level with Mozilla browsers, such as Firefox. CT-Web can offer 
no guarantees of correct function with all browser software as they constantly change.
Website Hosting
Whilst CT-Web recommends hosting companies to host websites, no guarantees can be made as to the availability or interruption of this service by CT-Web 
cannot accept liability for losses caused by the unavailability, malfunction or interruption of this service, or for loss of turnover, sales, revenue, profits or indirect, consequential or special loss.
CT-Web reserve the right to refuse to handle in any way, material which may be deemed offensive, illegal or in any way controversial, and also to terminate any web 
hosting service we provide for clients should the necessity arise. 
Website Optimisation
Due to external factors, such as changes to the way search engines rank websites, we cannot offer any guarantees regarding the position we will achieve for websites. 
The process of optimizing websites itself will bring in more traffic and hits and you'll see visits increase to your site naturally. We cannot accept liablility for any change 
in rankings, or drop off in the position of your website due to changes in the algorithms of the search engines or the factors that they use to rank websites.
We use 'white hat techniques' when optimizing websites and always aim to achieve a top ten ranking for your website within six months of undertaking the optimization 
process. Due to the work involved payment is generally required in advance and we are unable to offer a refund of any moniesto clients in relation to this type of work. 
CT-Web reserve the right to refuse to handle in any way, material which may be deemed offensive, illegal or in any way controversial.
Payment of Accounts
A deposit is required from any new client before any work is carried out. It is the CT-Web policy that any outstanding accounts for work carried out by CT-Web 
or its affiliates are required to be paid in full, no later than 30 days from the date of the invoice unless by prior arrangement with CT-Web.
Once a deposit is paid and work completed you are obliged to pay the balance of payment in full. We will contact clients via email and telephone to remind them of 
such payments if they are not received when due.
If accounts are not settled or CT-Web have not been contacted regarding the delay, access to the related website may be denied and web pages removed, we will 
then pass such cases to the Small Claims Court to pursue payment, non payment can result in county court judgements (ccj's) being added to the clients credit rating. 
Following consistent non payment of an invoice our Solicitors will contact the client in question, with a view to taking the matter further and if need be to seek payment 
through legal procedures, and if necessary court summons. 
Your Privacy 
We do not share or sell any of your details with third party companies, without your express permission and we will only email you or contact you about work related matters. 
Complaints Procedure
Informal procedure
Anyone who experiences a problem with their web service provided by CT-Web should raise the matter directly using our online contact form to do so, giving 
sufficient information to locate the material (such as an url) and clearly outlining the grounds for complaint.
CT-Web will approach the individual responsible for the material in question with a view to resolving the matter to the satisfaction of the complainant.
Formal complaints procedure
The formal complaints procedure should only be used where the complainant feels that the nature of the complaint is too serious to be dealt with informally, or 
where a satisfactory conclusion has not been reached after following the informal procedure.
A formal complaint should be made in writing to CT-Web, who will acknowledge receipt and ensure that the matter is looked into as soon as possible.
An initial response to any complaint can be expected within seven days of its receipt; a full and considered response to the complaint should be completed within 30 days 
and any subsequent remedy implemented with the minimum of delay.

 

By placing an order with CT-Web, you confirm that you are in agreement with and bound by the terms and conditions below.

Definitions: 

The Client : The company or individual requesting the services of CT-Web.

CT-Web: Primary designer/site owner & employees or affiliates. 

General

CT-Web will carry out work only where an agreement is provided either by email, telephone, mail or fax. CT-Web will carry out work only for clients who are 18 years of age or above. An 'order' is deemed to be a written or verbal contract between CT-Web and the client, this includes telephone and email agreements.

Once an order has been placed by any of these methods and work has begun on a project, the client shall be liable for the balance of the agreed project cost in full.

Website Design

Whilst every endeavor will be made to ensure that the website and any scripts or programs are free of errors, CT-Web cannot accept responsibility for any losses incurred due to malfunction, the website or any part of it.

The design of the website and graphics remain the property of CT-Web until accounts are paid in full.

Any scripts, cgi applications, php scripts, or software (unless specifically agreed) written by CT-Web remain the copyright of CT-Web and may only be commercially reproduced, transferred to an alternative host or resold with the permission of CT-Web.

CT-Web cannot take responsibility for any copyright infringements caused by materials submitted by the client or used by the client in the future on their website. 

We reserve the right to refuse any material of a copyrighted nature unless adequate proof is given of permission to use such material.

Any coding additions to website briefs provided will be carried out at the discretion of CT-Web and may carry an additional cost. Where no charge is made by CT-Web for such additions, CT-Web accept no responsibility to ensure such additions are error free and reserve the right to charge an according amount for any correction to these or further additions.

The client agrees to make available as soon as is reasonably possible to CT-Web all materials required to complete the site to the agreed standard and within the set deadline.

CT-Web will not be liable for costs incurred, compensation or loss of earnings due to the failure to meet agreed deadlines.

CT-Web will not be liable or become involved in any disputes between the site owner and their clients and cannot be held responsible for any wrongdoing on the partof a site owner. eg. Any disputes re content/images that have been provided to us for inclusion on the site. 

CT-Web will not be liable for any costs incurred, compensation or loss of earnings due to the work carried out on behalf of the client or any of the clients appointed agents.

CT-Web will not be liable for any costs incurred, compensation or loss of earnings due to the unavailability of the site, its servers, software or any material provided by its agents.

In no event shall CT-Web be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special and exemplary damages, or any damages whatsoever, stemming from the use or performance of a client website or from any information, products and services provided through client sites, even if this website has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

•  In the absence of any negligence or other breach of duty by us, your use of our client websites is entirely at your own risk. 

•  If we are in breach of the arrangements under this agreement, we will not be responsible for any losses that you suffer as a result. 

•  We do not have any liability of any sort (including liability for negligence) for the acts or omissions of providers of telecommunication services or for faults in or failures of their networks and equipment.

A non-refundable deposit of 50% is required with all of our projects before any design work will be carried out.

Once a website has been designed and completed the final balance of payment is then due in accordance with our payment terms. 

There are no exceptions to this, i.e If the client decides they no longer want the site, as they have commissioned the work and paid a deposit they are still obliged to pay for the work that has been done. Non payment will result in legal action being taken if necessary. Once full payment is received for a website, it is assumed that the project has been completed to the clients satisfaction and no refunds can be offered. We do offer free updates for a month after completion to allow for any final amendments that may be required. 

Database, Application and E-Commerce Development

CT-Web cannot take responsibility for any losses incurred by the use of any software created for the client. Whilst every care has been taken to ensure products are problem free and accurate in the beta stage of the application development, the ultimate responsibility lies with the client in ensuring that all software is functioning as expected before full system utilisation

Where applications or sites are deployed on servers not recommended by CT-Web, the client is expected to provide or seek any information,additional software,support or co-operation pertaining to the server required in order for the application to be correctly developed. Where large applications are to be developed, it is the clients responsibility to provide a suitable testing environment which is identical to the final production environment.

Where "bugs", errors or other issues are found after the site is live, CT-Web will endeavor to correct these issues to meet the standards of function outlined in the brief.

Compatibility

CT-Web will endeavor to ensure that any developed/designed site or application will function correctly on the server it is initially installed in and that it will function correctly when viewed with the web browsing software Microsoft Internet Explorer and to an acceptable level with Mozilla browsers, such as Firefox. CT-Web can offer no guarantees of correct function with all browser software as they constantly change.

 

Website Hosting

A sum of £100+VAT is payable per year for website hosting, unless specifically excepted by contract. This payment is to cover our fees for management of dedicated server space and dedicated server rental. This fee does not include any site maintenance or update costs, which will be costed and carried out on a case by case basis.

Whilst CT-Web uses dedicated hosting companies to host websites, no guarantees can be made as to the availability or interruption of this service by CT-Web cannot accept liability for losses caused by the unavailability, malfunction or interruption of this service, or for loss of turnover, sales, revenue, profits or indirect, consequential or special loss.

CT-Web reserve the right to refuse to handle in any way, material which may be deemed offensive, illegal or in any way controversial, and also to terminate any web hosting service we provide for clients should the necessity arise. 

Website Optimisation

Due to external factors, such as changes to the way search engines rank websites, we cannot offer any guarantees regarding the position we will achieve for websites. 

The process of optimizing websites itself will bring in more traffic and hits and you'll see visits increase to your site naturally. We cannot accept liablility for any change 

in rankings, or drop off in the position of your website due to changes in the algorithms of the search engines or the factors that they use to rank websites.

We use 'white hat techniques' when optimizing websites and always aim to achieve a top ten ranking for your website within six months of undertaking the optimization process. Due to the work involved payment is generally required in advance and we are unable to offer a refund of any monies to clients in relation to this type of work. 

 

CT-Web reserve the right to refuse to handle in any way, material which may be deemed offensive, illegal or in any way controversial.

Payment of Accounts

A deposit is required from any new client before any work is carried out except if agreed with CT-Web that balance should be paid at a later date. It is the CT-Web policy that any outstanding accounts for work carried out by CT-Web or its affiliates are required to be paid in full, no later than 7 days from the date of the invoice unless by prior arrangement with CT-Web.

Once work is completed you are obliged to pay the balance of payment in full. We will contact clients via email and telephone to remind them of such payments if they are not received when due.

If accounts are not settled or CT-Web have not been contacted regarding the delay, access to the related website may be denied and web pages removed, we will then pass such cases to the Small Claims Court to pursue payment, non payment can result in county court judgements (ccj's) being added to the clients credit rating. If a CCJ is issued we will use all recovery procedures at our disposal to ensure speedy balance payment.

Following consistent non payment of an invoice our Solicitors will contact the client in question, with a view to taking the matter further and if need be to seek payment through legal procedures, and if necessary court summons. 

 

Your Privacy 

We do not share or sell any of your details with third party companies, without your express permission and we will only email you or contact you about work related matters. 

 

Complaints Procedure

Informal procedure

 

Anyone who experiences a problem with their web service provided by CT-Web should raise the matter directly using our online contact form to do so, giving sufficient information to locate the material (such as an url) and clearly outlining the grounds for complaint.

CT-Web will approach the individual responsible for the material in question with a view to resolving the matter to the satisfaction of the complainant.

Formal complaints procedure

The formal complaints procedure should only be used where the complainant feels that the nature of the complaint is too serious to be dealt with informally, or where a satisfactory conclusion has not been reached after following the informal procedure.

A formal complaint should be made in writing to CT-Web, who will acknowledge receipt and ensure that the matter is looked into as soon as possible.An initial response to any complaint can be expected within seven days of its receipt; a full and considered response to the complaint should be completed within 30 days and any subsequent remedy implemented with the minimum of delay.

 

 

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