Refund Policy of Little Secrets Boutique
This Refund Policy ("Policy") applies to the following purchases: purchases through www.littlesecretsboutique.com.au
1.1. We offer refunds, repairs and replacements in accordance with the Australian
Consumer Law and on the terms set out in this Refund Policy ("Policy").
1.2. Any benefits set out in this Policy may apply in addition to consumer's rights under
the Australian Consumer Law.
1.3. Before making a purchase, please read this Policy so that you can understand your
rights and what you can expect from us if you are not satisfied with your order.
2. Australian Consumer Law
2.1. Under the Australian Consumer Law:
2.2. We offer refunds, repairs, and replacements in accordance with the Australian
2.3. The Australian Consumer Law provides a set of Consumer Guarantees which
protect consumers when they buy products and services.
2.4. If the Australian Consumer Law applies, then we cannot avoid the Consumer
Guarantees which it provides. If there is an inconsistency between this Policy and
the Australian Consumer Law, the Australian Consumer Law will prevail.
2.5. Further information about the Australian Consumer Law and these Consumer
Guarantees is available from the website of the Australian Competition and Consumer
2.6. If a product or service which you purchased from us has a major failure (as defined
(a) Our goods and services come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under
the Australian Consumer Law. For major failures with the service, you are
(i) to cancel your service contract with us; and
(ii) to a refund for the unused portion, or to compensation for its reduced value.
(b) You are also entitled to choose a refund or replacement for major failures with
goods. If a failure with the goods or a service does not amount to a major
failure, you are entitled to have the failure rectified in a reasonable time. If this
is not done you are entitled to a refund for the goods and to cancel the contract
for the service and obtain a refund of any unused portion. You are also entitled
to be compensated for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage from
a failure in the goods or service.
in the Australian Consumer Law) then you may be entitled to a replacement or refund.
You may also be entitled to compensation for any reasonably foreseeable loss or
damage resulting from that major failure.
2.7. If a product or service which you purchased from us has a failure which does not
amount to a major failure (as defined in the Australian Consumer Law) then you may still
be entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced.
3. Cancellation and Change of Mind
3.1. In the event that you receive the products or services you have purchased, as
stated, but that you simply change your mind, we may, at our discretion, offer you a
refund or exchange, provided that:
(a) You notify us within 7 days of receipt.
(b) In the case of services, the services have not already been performed.
(c) The following conditions are satisfied:
a)Product has not be used, damaged and tag must be still attached.
4. Products Damaged During Delivery
4.1. In the event that the product you ordered has been damaged during delivery:
4.2. We will arrange to repair or collect the damaged product and replace it with an
equivalent product, or to refund it, provided that you have contacted us within the
following time from the date of receipt of the product: 7 days.
(a) (a) Please contact us as soon as possible.
(b) (b) Any damaged product must be returned in the condition in which it was
received, together with any packaging and other items which you received with
the damaged product.
5.1. Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Policy, we may refuse to provide a
repair, replacement or refund for a product or service purchased by you if:
(a) You misused the said product in a way which caused the problem.
(b) You knew or were made aware of the problem(s) with the product or service
before you purchased it.
(c) You asked for a service to be done in a certain manner, or you asked for
alterations to a product, against our advice, or you were unclear about what
(d) Any other exceptions apply under the Australian Consumer Law.
6. Shipping Costs for Returns
6.1. In the event that a product you have purchased fails to meet one or more
Consumer Guarantees under the Australian Consumer Law, we shall bear any cost of
shipping the said product (the "Returned Product") back to us, as well as any cost of
shipping any replacement product to you.
6.2. If the Returned Product can easily be shipped or returned, then you are responsible
for organising for the Returned Product to be returned to us. If the Returned Product is
eligible for a repair, replacement or refund under the terms of this Policy (including under
the Australian Consumer Law) then we will reimburse you for the reasonable postage,
shipping or transportation costs for the Returned Product.
6.3. If the Returned Product is too large, too heavy, or otherwise too difficult to be
removed and returned by you, and is believed to be eligible for a repair, replacement or
refund under the terms of this Policy (including under the Australian Consumer Law),
then we will organise for the postage, shipping, transportation or collection of the
Returned Product, at our cost.
6.4. In the event that we organise and pay for the inspection, postage, shipping,
transportation or collection of a Returned Product, and it turns out not to be eligible for a
repair, replacement or refund under the terms of this Policy (including under
the Australian Consumer Law), then you will be required to pay the costs of any
inspection, postage, shipping, transportation or collection of the Returned Product.
7. Response Time
7.1. We aim to process any requests for repairs, replacements or refunds within 2 days
8. How to Return Products
8.1. You can contact us at the end of this Policy to discuss a return using the
8.2. Unless otherwise defined in our sole discretion, we shall pay all refunds in the same
form as the original purchase or to the same account or credit card used to make the
8.3. To be eligible for a refund, repair or replacement, you must provide proof of
8.4. You may be required to provide a government issued identification to qualify for a
refund, repair or replacement.
9. Contact Us
9.1. If you wish to speak to us about this Policy or about any refund, repairs or
replacements, please contact us at: [email protected]