Terms and condition
This Agreement contains the complete terms and conditions that apply to the purchase of the products described on this site. As used in this Agreement "3M" means 3M Australia Pty Limited, "PRODUCT(S)" means the product(s) described on this site and listed on the order form, and "BUYER" means the person ordering the PRODUCT(S).
These terms and conditions are applicable for PRODUCT(S) you purchase today through this site), and may be different from the terms and conditions of purchase for other product(s) you purchase from 3M through other websites or agreements - therefore, please carefully review these terms and conditions before purchase.
3M reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time, however such changes will only apply to orders accepted by 3M after that time.
Purchases on 3M Express
Purchases on 3mexpress.3m.com.au may be made by credit card, and only via online entry. Terms of payment are governed by the BUYER's agreement with the applicable credit card issuer.
PRODUCT(S) may be added or removed from at any time without advance notice. The offer of PRODUCT(S) for online sale in no way commits 3M to continue to offer the same item(s) or format for sale in the future.
Products for Buyer Use or Consumption Only
3mexpress.3m.com.au provides a BUYER with convenient on-line access to small quantities of a variety of PRODUCTS. It is intended that BUYER is purchasing PRODUCT(S) for its own evaluation, use or consumption only. The BUYER may not resell, distribute or transfer as part of commercial activity the PRODUCT(S) purchased on 3mexpress.3m.com.au to any third party. The PRODUCT(S) offered on 3mexpress.3m.com.au are intended for use in Australia only.
3M Right To Limit Quantities Or Decline Sale
3M reserves the right to limit sale or quantities of PRODUCT(S) available through 3mexpress.3m.com.au
3M reserves the right to decline the order of any PRODUCT(S) for any reason. If 3M rejects the order, then 3M will notify the BUYER the order has been rejected. The BUYER may not cancel an order once it is submitted.
A delivery charge will apply to all deliveries. The delivery charge will be clearly advised as the order is prepared and before payment is made. Any delivery dates specified on 3mexpress.3m.com.au and/or in any communication from 3M to the BUYER are estimates only and 3M will not be liable to the BUYER for any failure to meet the estimated delivery date(s). On rare occasions ordered items may be on backorder. These backorder items will be delivered to the BUYER at a later date when restocking has occurred. 3M will use carriers that make a single attempt to deliver goods to the BUYER’S nominated delivery address. If the BUYER is not available to receive the PRODUCT(S), the carrier will attempt redelivery once and then return the goods to 3M.
Estimated Delivery Times
Refer to the table below of Estimated Delivery Times:
|Metropolitan||$9.90||3 - 7 Business Days|
|Regional and Rural||$9.90||5 - 15 Business Days|
3M will not accept returns for change of mind or incorrect ordering.
Any PRODUCT(S), which are defective on delivery, damaged in transit, or which are not otherwise in accordance with the BUYER’s order, may be returned. To return PRODUCT(S), the BUYER should submit a request via the Returns Form within 14 days after delivery. BUYER’S remedy under this Returns Policy, is a refund of the purchase price, repair or replacement PRODUCT(S), at 3M’s option (subject to the next paragraph). Freight costs for returned PRODUCT will be at 3M’s expense. Proof and date of purchase will be required.
Important notice to a ‘Consumer’ as defined under the Australian Consumer Law. The Returns Policy is in addition to other rights and remedies you may have under law: Our goods come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.
Limitation of Liability
To the extent permitted by law (including but not limited to the Australian Consumer Law), 3M shall not be liable for collateral, consequential, indirect, incidental or exemplary damages, any lost profits, loss of data or loss of use, however caused (including but not limited to negligence) which may be suffered or incurred or which may arise directly or indirectly in respect of the PRODUCT(S) or the failure of 3M to comply with these terms and conditions.
Title and Risk
Title to the PRODUCT(S) purchased from 3mexpress.3m.com.au does not pass from 3M until we have received payment in full for the PRODUCT(S) or upon delivery, whichever is the later. All risk in the PRODUCTS passes to the BUYER once delivered to the nominated delivery address.
This Agreement will be construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of New South Wales, Australia. The BUYER and 3M agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of New South Wales.
Acceptance of Agreement by BUYER
BUYER accepts the terms and conditions of this Agreement by clicking the "I Accept" option during the password setting process.