Terms & Conditions

User Agreement

 

This User Agreement will describe the conditions by which you agree to use BIDORHIRE LTD and our services.

 

We are BidorHire Limited (“BIDORHIRE”) incorporated in the UK under company number 09220593, with headquarters at 20-22 Wenlock Road, London, N1 7GU, United Kingdom. These are our terms and conditions.

 

By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms and conditions, and the referenced policies, and that you agree to abide by them.

For reference, in this User Agreement:

“Account” refers to the account that you create when registering on this website.

“Buyer” refers to a user that examines, views and purchases services or items from a freelancer through the website.

“Dispute Resolution Process” refers to the process that is to be followed by both the Buyers and freelancers as it relates to the Dispute Resolution Services.

“Company,” “we,” “our” or “us” refers to BIDORHIRE LTD.

“Inactive Account” refers to a User Account that has not been logged into or accessed for six continuous months.

“Job” refers to a something that the Freelancer offers on the website. This job may include a request created by a buyer, a service that a Buyer purchases from a freelancer or a service that a Buyer gives to a freelancer.

“Freelancer” refers to a User who offers services through the website.

“User”, “you” or “your” refers to one who uses the website.

“Website” refers to the site that is run by BIDORHIRE LTD and can be accessed at www.bidorhire.com, as well as any related tool or app.

 

Overview

By using this website, you agree to these terms created by BIDORHIRE LTD.

It is possible that we may amend sections of this Agreement from time to time by publishing the changed terms and conditions on the site.

The website is an online marketplace where Users can post requests and work on those jobs. Both Buyers and freelancers have to register or create an Account to use the services. This site allows its Users to have an online space to complete jobs, purchase/sell services and to use the services that BIDORHIRE LTD offers.

Scope

Before you use the site, it’s best that you completely and thoroughly read the User Agreement, site policies and all of the linked info.

It is compulsory that you read and accept all the conditions that are in, or may be linked to, this User Agreement, the Code of Conduct and all site policies. By agreeing to this User Agreement, you are agreeing that the terms of the Agreement will be relevant and apply every time that you use or access the BIDORHIRE LTD site, or when you use any available tools. Some linked sites may have other terms that will be applied to you when or if you access them.

Eligibility

You are not allowed to use or access the site if you:

  1. Are unable to enter into legally binding contracts.
  2. Are under 16 years old.

iii.        Are prohibited from using or offering services via U.K laws or other relevant jurisdiction.

  1. Have been suspended from using the site.

Based on your local laws, a person who is over 15 years of age but less than 18 years of age is allowed to use the account of an adult once they have been given permission of the owner of the account. Despite this, the account holder is to be held responsible for everything that occurs on the account.

Users have the option to use a business name which will be associated with their account. Users agree that though a company name may be associated with their account, the User Agreement holds them to contract, and not the business or company. Users agree that they will be the sole person responsible for any activity that occurs on their Account.

The site has the right to refuse to allow an individual to register with us, based on our sole discretion.

Using BIDORHIRE LTD

While you are using the site, you agree to not:

  1. Post any request or content in inappropriate categories on the site.
  2. Infringe on or break any laws, third-party rights or policies.

iii.        Fail to pay for services that you have received, unless the freelancer has changed the freelancer Service or a clear typo error has been made.

  1. Fail to deliver services that have been bought from you, unless your Buyer has not met the terms.
  2. Avoid the billing process or BIDORHIRE LTD fees.
  3. Post offensive, misleading, inaccurate or false information (personal or otherwise).

vii.       Do anything that may harm the feedback or reputation system. This includes importing/exporting feedback information or using it in a manner unrelated to the BIDORHIRE LTD site.

viii.      Give your BIDORHIRE LTD account and Username to another individual without our agreement.

  1. Post spam or send bulk emails, unwanted chain letters or any pyramid schemes.
  2. Knowingly plant viruses or anything that may harm BIDORHIRE LTD as a site or any of its users; post or send anything that is offensive, derogatory, profane or other means of abuse or harassment/anything that may bring harm to or incite the mistreatment of another person.
  3. Download BIDORHIRE LTD listings to display along with listings from other sites/use any part of our site onto another site without our written consent.

xii.       Attempt to modify, change, disassemble or reverse engineer any software used by the site.

xiii.      Copy or change rights or any other content from the BIDORHIRE LTD site/ BIDORHIRE LTD copyrights/trademarks.

xiv.      Collect other users’ information, such as email addresses, without being given consent.

Infringement upon Intellectual Property Rights

It is BIDORHIRE LTD’s policy to respond to any allegations of intellectual property rights infringement. Our copyright infringement policy seeks to make infringement claims as straightforward and easy as possible while reducing the amount of false or difficult infringement claims that we receive. It is important that, given you find that your intellectual property rights have been infringed upon, notify/contact us and we shall investigate the situation.

Fees and Services

BIDORHIRE LTD charges fees for some services. These include job posts’ introduction fees, memberships and upgrades of listings. When you use a fee service, you are allowed to look at the fees that BIDORHIRE LTD charges. It may vary depending on your user level (8-20%). We may change our fees from time to time, but you will be notified of this by a notice on the website. The maximum job amount that can be posted at the moment is £10000, and the maximum custom offer than can be sent is £10000. A processing fee of 5% is charged for the transactions.

We may temporarily adjust our fees in a few instances, such as for promotions (discounts on membership fees) or for new services, and these changes will be made effective when the promotion or new service is posted on the site.

Promotion

BIDORHIRE LTD may show your company’s name, logo, pictures or video, Project descriptions and profile as a part of advertising for BIDORHIRE LTD services or other marketing relating to the site. However, we may not do this in cases where you have asked outright that we do not, and we have agreed.

Content

When you give BIDORHIRE LTD content, you are giving us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub licensable (through multiple tiers) right to exercise any and all copyright, trademark, publicity, and database rights (but no other rights) you have in the content, in any media existing now or in the future.

You are aware of, and agree that:

  1. BIDORHIRE LTD only operates as a medium for the distribution and publishing of content by users. We make no guarantee that content is actually available and present on the site. We have the right, but are not obligated, to take any necessary action as we see fit in regards to your user content.
  2. We are not responsible for the deletion of content or failure to save/store any content that was or was not made available on the site itself.
  3. All content that you submit to the site is subject to our approval or disapproval. We have the right to accept, reject, or change your content as we see fit.

You acknowledge and guarantee that your content will not:

  1. Infringe upon any copyright, patent, trademark or other intellectual property right or proprietary right or right of publicity or privacy.
  2. Violate any laws.
  • Defame or be trade libelous.
  1. Be obscene/inappropriate or contain any type of child pornography.
  2. Entail the design and manufacturing of any nuclear, chemical or biological weapons.
  3. Contain anything linked to acts of terror.
  • Contain false, incomplete or otherwise inaccurate data about yourself or any other user or person.
  • Contain viruses or other technology meant to damage or interfere with any systems or data in any way.

BIDORHIRE LTD may include or contain links to third party sites; however, we do not have control over the sites to which we link. We do not endorse any of the products, policies or content of the sites we link to. The use of third party content and sites is done at your sole discretion and risk.

Feedback, Reputation and Reviews

You acknowledge and agree that you give BIDORHIRE LTD copyright of the feedback and reviews that you leave, and that all feedback, reviews and reputations belong to us, though we do allow you to use it whilst you are a user on the site. You are not to use these reviews, feedback and reputations in any way that disobeys our policies as stated on the site, without our written permission.

You are not allowed to do anything that has the ability to harm the integrity and honesty of BIDORHIRE LTD’s feedback system. We have the right to suspend or permanently delete your BIDORHIRE LTD account if we feel that there is a need to be worried about feedback about you or a situation where our feedback system is being undermined.

Feedback ratings are our property. They may not be used for any reason but to facilitate freelancer Services via the site. You are not allowed to use your feedback (either freelancer or Buyer) in any other platform whether real or online, other than a BIDORHIRE LTD-affiliated site without our consent.

Communication With Other Users

You are not permitted to post your email address or other types of contact info on the site, save for when you enter you email at the registration page or as we may otherwise allow on the site.

Unless you already have a relationship with another user before joining the site, you are only to speak with other users via the site by using the message boards, inbox or chat facilities. If we do not provide another user’s contact info through the site, you are not allowed to try to contact other users concerning Projects or private affairs via email, phone, and other messaging or chat services such as Skype, MSN and Yahoo.

Refunds

You can request a refund for funds that you have added to your account at any time. If we do agree to give a refund, the funds will be sent by the same method as they were paid. At times, based on our discretion, we may choose another payment method in certain situations.

We may also issue a refund to a user whether or not they have requested one, if:

  1. We believe that we are required by the law to do such
  2. We believe that issuing the refund will avoid a dispute
  3. We find out that the original payment made by said user was fraudulent
  4. The user made a payment in error
  5. We believe that a refund is necessary to avoid a chargeback

If you want to request a refund, you can use our customer support site or email us at support@bidorhire.com. If you have already done this, you are not to make a chargeback request until we have tried our very best to fulfill your request.

There is no minimum for a refund request.

Withdrawals

Your first fund withdrawal will be delayed for a 5-day period. This is for security and fraud-detecting purposes.

Other withdrawals may also be delayed for this same 5-day period if our fraud prevention policies suggest that a delay be put into place. We issue a minimum withdrawal amount which is £10.

You understand and agree that we may try to verify your identity or ask you for more information as part of our measures against fraud.

No Warranty As To Content On The Website

The site is dynamic, and changes with time. Due to this, info on the site may change often. It is possible that some of this info may be seen as misleading, offensive or inaccurate.

The site, BIDORHIRE LTD services and all of the content on the site are offered on an ‘as is,’ ‘with all faults’ and ‘as available’ basis. No warranties of any kind are explicitly or implicitly stated.

Limitation Of Liability

In no event are we, our related entities, our affiliates or employees to be held liable, whether in contract, warranty, tort (including negligence), or any other form, for:

  1. Any damages that you incur, whether they be direct, indirect, incidental or consequential
  2. Any loss of funds or profits, whether direct or indirect, that you incur
  • Any claim, damage or loss that you incur as caused any transaction that you make on the site

The limitations on our liability as shown above shall apply whether or not we and all of our related entities as aforementioned have been advised of the risk of such losses. We specifically limit our liability in the case of the breach of a non-excludable warranty implied by legislation to the following remedies (the choice of which remains under our sole discretion).

If there’s any question regarding our terms or privacy policy, please send us an email to info@bidorhire.com, or post us at:

BIDORHIRE LTD
20-22 Wenlock Road,
London
N1 7GU
United Kingdom
Company Number: 09220593