Terms & Conditions
shopUSA.co.za is an online facility which enables individuals to purchase products from the USA, and ships them to South Africa for delivery to your door. We manage the entire process from the procurement of products, right down to the delivery of products to individuals within South Africa. We have partnerships with sites within the USA which enable us to source and ship products which were previously unavailable to individuals within South Africa. If we don’t have an item on our site, simply request a quote and we will give you the accurate pricing to deliver the requested product to your door.
Use Of Site:
You may only use this site to browse the content, make legitimate purchases and shall not use this site for any other purposes, including without limitation, to make any speculative, false or fraudulent purchases. This site and the content provided in this site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed. Deep-linking, embedding or using analogous technology is strictly prohibited. Unauthorized use of this site and/or the materials contained on this site may violate applicable copyright, trademark or other intellectual property laws or other laws.
1. Modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part of) with or without notice to you and you confirm that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification to or withdrawal of the Website; and/or
2. Change these Conditions from time to time and your continued use of the Website (or any part of) following such change shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change. It is your responsibility to check regularly to determine whether the Conditions have been changed. If you do not agree to any change to the Conditions then you must immediately stop using the Website.
3. We will use our reasonable endeavours to maintain the Website. The Website is subject to change from time to time. You will not be eligible for any compensation because you cannot use any part of the Website or because of a failure, suspension or withdrawal of all or part of the Website due to circumstances beyond our control.
The site may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to the site, and understanding how visitors use the site. Cookies can also help customize the site for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology; however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.
Third Party Links:
In an attempt to provide increased value to our Users, we may provide links to other websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for the privacy practices or the content (including misrepresentative or defamatory content) of such websites, including (without limitation) any advertising, products or other materials or services on or available from such websites or resources, nor for any damage, loss or offence caused or alleged to be caused by, or in connection with, the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on such external sites or resources.
When you click to make a purchase with us legal obligations arise and your right to refund of monies charged to your credit card or paid in any other way agreed by us, are limited by our terms & conditions. You must not make any purchase through this site unless you understand and agree to all our terms and conditions. Once payment is made for the purchase, it is deemed that you have read and understood the terms and conditions for such purchase. Once payment has been made you may not cancel the order. If you would like to cancel your order you must request a refund from the shopUSA.co.za. Please note that you will be liable for 15% restocking fee and the shipping cost to send the item back to the USA. If you have any queries please contact us before making any purchase for any service through this website. We are not responsible for delayed deliveries caused by any problems which may arise due to the importation of goods. This includes, but is not limited to, USA suppliers delaying orders, customs detaining shipments, acts of God, SARS inspections, customs inspections, Port Health inspections or flight delays. This means that if an order is delayed, the customer is not entitled to a refund. Delivery estimates are only estimates. Refunds will be made at the discretion of the company. After 21 working days from payment date refunds will be considered. Please do not purchase if you do not agree to these conditions. Further to this, if delivery is made and you are not available at the address and/or your phone number is not working - resulting in the shipment been returned to shopUSA.co.za - the customer will be liable for shipping costs due to non delivery.
Should you for any reason wish to cancel your purchase you will be liable for all shipping costs that may arise, caused by the shipping of the requested item back to the original seller. An additional cost of 35% handling fee will also be charged. You must advise us in writing of your cancellation and any such cancellation must be signed by the person who made the original purchase. Refunds are subject to the supplier authorising the return. All return requests must be made less than 48 hours from delivery. Items of a personal nature cannot be returned (Jewellery, clothing, etc). Only items that are unopened in their original packaging may be returned. Not all returns or cancellation requests will be granted.
All transactions will be processed in South African Rands (ZAR). We accept credit card payments via the website, our banking details are below should you wish to make payment via EFT or Direct Deposit. For more information please contact our Billing Department via email billing@shopUSA.co.za
Company: Osirix CC T/A shopUSA.co.za
Acc Type: Current Account
Branch Code: 10100900
1. PayGate process all credit card transactions. All credit card transactions are 128 bit Secure Socket Layers (SSL) encrypted. The company registration documents and the site registered domain name are checked and verified by Thawte, ensuring the cardholder and merchant that nobody can impersonate PayGate to obtain confidential information.
2. PayGate is committed to providing secure online services. All encryption complies with international standards. Encryption is used to protect the transmission of personal information when completing online transactions. PayGate Internet servers are protected by firewalls and intrusion detection systems.
3. The Merchant does not have access to credit details.
4. PayGate continually reviews and enhances its security in line with technological changes.
We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity and content associated with the site. We may investigate any reported violation of these conditions or complaints and take any action that we deem appropriate (which may include, but is not limited to, issuing warnings, suspending, terminating or attaching conditions to your access and/or removing any materials from the Website).
The Conditions will be exclusively governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of South Africa whose Courts will have exclusive jurisdiction in any dispute, save that we have the right, at our sole discretion, to commence and pursue proceedings in alternative jurisdictions.
Unit 5 Newmarket Mews
Email address: enquiries@shopUSA.co.za
Office Number: +27 (0) 21 813 6287
When you visit shopUSA.co.za or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of shopUSA.co.za or its content suppliers and protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of shopUSA.co.za and protected by international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of shopUSA.co.za or its software suppliers and protected international copyright laws.
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. shopUSA.co.za does sell products for children, but it sells them to adults, who can purchase with a credit card. If you are under 18, you may use shopUSA.co.za only with involvement of a parent or guardian. shopUSA.co.za and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion.
Except where noted otherwise, the List Price displayed for products on our website represents the full retail price listed on the product itself, suggested by the manufacturer or supplier, or estimated in accordance with standard industry practice; or the estimated retail value for a comparably featured item offered elsewhere. The List Price is a comparative price estimate and may or may not represent the prevailing price in every area on any particular day. For certain items that are offered as a set, the List Price may represent an “open-stock” price, which means the aggregate of the manufacturer's estimated or suggested retail price for each of the items included in the set. Where an item is offered for sale by one of our merchants, the List Price may be provided by the merchant.
With respect to items sold by shopUSA.co.za, we cannot confirm the price of an item until you order; despite our best efforts, a small number of the items in our catalogue may be priced incorrectly. If an item's correct price is higher than our stated price, we will, at our discretion, either contact you for instructions before shipping or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation.
Due to the popularity of some products or services, shopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za) may not always have a product or service ordered by you in stock. shopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za) cannot accept orders for out of stock products or services. If the products and services ordered by you are not available or only a portion is available, you may cancel the order, or re-order the quantity that is available from a different supplier. Please note that shopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za) cannot be held responsible for price differences between suppliers.
shopUSA.co.za reserves the right to cancel an order at any time.
By accepting the terms and conditions you agree that on submission/processing of your online credit card payment shopUSA.co.za may verify your geographical location through GSM Network technology. You therefore warrant that the mobile number entered on your account is correct and that you are the legal owner. This acceptance will be deemed as written consent (as set out in section 12 of the ECT Act) to have information relating your location to be made available to shopUSA.co.za.
shopUSA.co.za only allows the usage of one coupon during checkout.
shopUSA.co.za grants you a limited license to access the shopUSA.co.za website however any changes to the site, without prior notice and written consent are not allowed.
This license does not permit any resale or commercial use of the shopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za) website or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of the shopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za) website or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.
The shopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za) website or any portion of the ahopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za) website, may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without the prior written consent of shopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za).
You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of shopUSA.co.za (www.shopUSA.co.za) and our affiliates without prior written consent.
In some circumstances there may be a surcharge for handling dangerous goods. The surcharge is dependant on numerous factors and therefore cannot be predetermined. The customer will be contacted and made aware of these surcharges before the order is placed.
shopUSA.co.za does import certain items from reputable global land based and e-commerce retailers into South Africa, on a parallel basis for consumers' benefit. shopUSA.co.za will support the customer/ purchaser in terms of warranty and after sales service as per our standard terms and conditions, which relate directly to the specific vendor overseas the product/s were sourced from. The authorised South African distributor of these products is under no obligation to honour the manufacturer's guarantees/warranties or to provide after sales service. Consumers may not be entitled to any rights, including any rights for repair or replacement against licensed dealers of the product or the manufacturer. In some cases parallel imported products may offer no guarantee. Should you have any questions or concerns in this regard please contact us via e-mail at enquiries@shopUSA.co.za.
Notwithstanding provisions of sections 43(5) and 43(6) of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, neither shopUSA.co.za nor any of its agents or representatives shall be liable for any damage, loss or liability of whatsoever nature arising from the use or inability to use this web site or the services or content provided from and through this web site. Furthermore, shopUSA.co.za makes no representations or warranties, implied or otherwise, that, amongst others, the content and technology available from this web site are free from errors or omissions or that the service will be 100% uninterrupted and error free. Users are encouraged to report any possible malfunctions and errors. This web site is supplied on an "as is" basis and has not been compiled or supplied to meet the user's individual requirements. It is the sole responsibility of the user to satisfy itself prior to entering into this agreement with shopUSA.co.za that the service available from and through this web site will meet the user's individual requirements and be compatible with the user's hardware and/or software.