Terms & Conditions


·         Acceptance of Terms

When you access this site, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the terms described below. If you do not agree to the terms discussed here, you should exit the site and refrain from placing any order.

·         Contract, Payment and Delivery all within New Zealand

Orders will only be accepted by Carson's Book Shop and payment is to be made in New Zealand currency. Any contract arising from this site is governed by the laws of New Zealand. Carson's Books Shop will only deliver goods within New Zealand.

·         Product Availability

Product may be added to or removed from the site from time to time. From time to time products described on the site may not be available. While Carson's Books Shop does not accept liability for any loss arising, every effort will be made to keep the information up to date and accurate.

·         Use of Cookies

Some pages on this site use "cookies" which are small files that the site places on your hard drive for identification purposes. These files are used for site registration and customisation the next time you visit us. You should note that cookies cannot read data on your hard drive. Your web browser may allow you to be notified when you are receiving a cookie, giving you the choice to accept it or not. If you do not accept cookies, some pages may not function fully and you may not be able to access certain information on the site.

·         Orders, Price and Payment

Products may be ordered by following the instructions on Purchase Cart Screen on this website. All prices quoted include Goods and Services Tax. Prices may increase or decrease from time to time.

You must pay by cash, credit or debit card. Your card details are delivered immediately to a secure ecommerce server and our bank immediately debits your card for the cost of the items ordered and for delivery.

·         Order Fulfilment

Delivery charges within mainland North Island and South Island will be calculated for each order and shown as a separate item before you chose to enter your payment details and send the order to be processed. Delivery will be by courier or by any delivery service as chosen by Carson's Book Shop.


·         Collect in Store

Orders must be collected within 14 days from the date you are notified by email that your Order is ready for collection. If your Order is not collected within this time, your order will be cancelled. The relevant Collection Store may then allocate those Goods to another customer and your refund will be credited to the card you used for your Order, less any administration fee payable.

You acknowledge that we may record the details of any identification provided in relation to collection of products.!

·         Offer and Acceptance of Order

When you place an order with us, you are making an offer to buy goods. This occurs when you place your order on our website via adding a product to the shopping cart and proceeding through our checkout process. The checkout process includes giving us delivery and any other relevant details for your order, including entering payment information and submitting your order. The final step consists of a confirmation page with full details of your order, which you are able to print as a receipt of your order.

We will send you an e-mail to confirm that we have received and accepted your order, which indicates that your order has been accepted and you may not cancel it.

We will take payment from you when we accept your order.

·         Cancellation and Product Return

You may cancel this order without charge at any time up to the dispatch of goods to your address. Any charge to your credit card will be credited.

You may cancel this order if the goods have already been dispatched, but not received at your address. Carson's Book Shop will credit your credit card for a sum equal to the cost of the product excluding handling and delivery costs, once the product has been received by us.

While we try to ensure that the price and description of goods or services is accurate, if there is an error with the listing a product on our website or a technical error in the processing of your order we reserve the right to refuse or cancel the order.

Our right to cancel orders applies to orders that have been accepted.

·         Disclaimer. Limitation of Liability and Indemnity

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability to you or anyone else for loss or damage of any kind (however caused or arising) relating in any way to the website including, but not limited to, loss or damage you might suffer as a result of:

·         Errors, mistakes or inaccuracies on the website;

·         You acting, or failing to act, on any information contained on or referred to on the website or any linked website.

·         Personal injury or property damage of any kind resulting from your access or use of the website;

·         Any unauthorised access to or use of the websites secure servers;

·         Any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the website