Terms & Conditions
This web-site is intended to be a friendly, enjoyable and useful experience, but as with anything concerning any kind of transactions there are risks involved and we strongly advise you to understand all of these terms before submitting the listing.
Rights To Suspend, Terminate or extend auctions.
You agree that this web-site, in its own discretion, may terminate any listing or use of the service immediately and without notice if:
(a) We believe that you are not abiding by the general rules of this web-site.
(b) You have repeatedly broken a certain term.
(c) You have listed a suspicious item.
(d) You fail to pay for an item you are successful in winning.
(e) The site suffers from technical difficulties beyond its control which may prevent the continuance of an auction.
(f) If an error in the listing/advertising of any auction has been made by the site, Pigeon Chat Auctions reserves the right to suspend, terminate or extend the auction time.
You are solely responsible for the contents of your listings through this web-site. You must ensure that your participation in the listing of items does not violate any applicable laws or regulations. By this we mean that you must check that you entitled to sell or buy the relevant item and that you are not prohibited from doing so by any law or regulation. By entering into an agreement with this auction site to act as your selling agent, you agree to abide by the rules contained within it.
You must not transmit through the service any unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene or otherwise objectionable material. You must also not transmit any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law or regulation.
This site acts as the window for buyers to bid/purchase on sellers' listings. We have no control over the quality, safety or legality of the items listed the truth or accuracy of the listings, the ability of sellers to sell items or the ability of buyers to buy items. We cannot and do not control whether or not sellers will complete the sale of items they offer or buyers will complete the purchases of items they have bid on/purchased, however we will give every assistance to resolve such matters without liability.
This Web-site shall not be responsible for any items sold through it, for any damage to items during transit or during the inspection period, nor for misrepresentations and/or breaches of contract by either buyer and/or seller. This web-site shall not be responsible for the cost of procurement of substitute goods or any losses resulting form any goods purchased or obtained.
This web-site assumes no liability for the content of the listings posted by or on behalf of the seller. Sellers placing auctions with this site agree to all the terms and conditions contained herein. However every assistance will be given to resolve disputes with bidders/purchasers on your behalf. All purchasers are responsible for the payment of carriage associated with their purchase unless otherwise stated.
The auction site operates a five minute rule, whereby an auction can be extended by five minutes if a bid is entered in the final seconds of an auction. The winning bidder is the last one shown at the close of the auction. If payments for winning bids are made using paypal and charges are incurred, the site has the right to request the charges from the buyer. All buyers must read the payment instructions on the home page.