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Terms and Conditions

Please read these Terms and Conditions of use carefully as they contain important information regarding your legal rights, remedies and obligations. These include various limitations and exclusions, and a dispute resolution clause that governs how disputes will be resolved.

  1. Terms of Use

    1. Acceptance of Terms. AdvanTec Marine (“AdvanTec“) and the AdvanTec Store (“Store”) Terms of Use (“Terms”). The Store provides its online eCommerce web site store and related services (“Site”) subject to the following Terms. AdvanTec herein refers to both AdvanTec Marine and the AdvanTec Store unless explicitly stated. AdvanTec reserves the right to change these Terms from time to time without notice by posting new Terms on the Site. Please refer to the Terms periodically for any changes.

      BY CONTINUING TO USE THE SITE, YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND ALL REVISIONS as follows.

    2. Termination. You agree that AdvanTec, in its sole discretion, may terminate your account (or any part thereof) or use of the site, password and remove and discard any images or content that you may have contributed to the site, at any time for any reason if deemed at AdvanTec’s sole discretion that you have violated the Terms.

  2. Conditions

    1. Eligibility. AdvanTec will only knowingly provide use to parties that can lawfully enter into and form contracts under applicable law. If you are under the age of 18 you may use AdvanTec only under the supervision of a parent, or legal adult guardian who agrees to be bound by these Terms.

    2. User Account, Password, and Security. Upon creating a user account, you agree to provide AdvanTec with a current email address and to update such information immediately upon any changes. You may not use a false email address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any content. You will also need to create a password and will receive an account designation upon completing the Site's registration process. You are responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. AdvanTec cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this item.

  3. Copyright

    The entire contents of this Site, including but not limited to: text, graphics, logos, button icons, movies (video clips), images, pictures, digital downloads and drawings, are the property of AdvanTec, its collaborators, or its clients and are protected by domestic and international copyright and trademark laws. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute any portion of the website contents without the prior expressed written consent of AdvanTec. For access to current logos and their usage guidelines, consult AdvanTec directly.

  4. Pricing

    1. Prices. Prices for products on the Store are described on our Site and incorporated into these Terms by reference. All prices are in United States Dollars (USD).

    2. Price Changes. Prices and products may change at AdvanTec's discretion and without notice.

    3. Promotional Pricing. From time to time, the AdvanTec will provide promotional pricing and incentive programs. Once a purchase is made, no discounts can be applied after the fact. Promotions are for a specific time period and not retroactive.

  5. Shipping

    1. Shipping. All items purchased through Store are made pursuant to a shipment contract. Title and risk of loss for all products ordered by you shall pass to you on AdvanTec’s shipment to the shipping carrier.

    2. Partial Orders. We reserve the right to ship partial orders (at no additional cost to you), but AdvanTec always intends to ship orders complete.

    3. Damaged Shipments. Immediately report receipt of any damaged shipments. Contact customer service with details of all damages and provide pictures of the packaging and damaged goods. Any damaged shipment can be returned to AdvanTec by following the Return Policy, published online.

  6. Warranty Defined

    1. Warranty. AdvanTec offers a warranty on all AdvanTec products, except those where the product is clearly a third-party product in which case the manufacturer’s warranty will prevail and apply.

    2. Color Matching. While every effort will be made to ensure that your colors are as accurate as possible, please be advised that slight color variances may occur due to fade as well as wear and tear.

    3. Returns. We accept returns with a RMA # (Return Materials Authorization) number. AdvanTec does accept returns, but there must be a proven deficiency or the incorrect product was purchased. Customers have fourteen (14) days to return their order from the date of delivery. You are responsible for shipping the product back to AdvanTec (or one of it's manufacturers as arranged by the return department), and for the costs associated with that shipment. Shipping and handling costs are non-refundable.

    4. RMA #: All return orders must be accompanied by an RMA (Return Materials Authorization) number. RMA numbers will be provided by the AdvanTec Customer Service representative. Returns will not be accepted without RMA number and the package will be rejected.

  7. External Links

    External links may be provided for your convenience, but they are beyond the control of the website owner and no representation is made as to their content. Use or reliance on any external links and the content thereon provided is at your own risk.

  8. Trademarks

    The trademarks, names, logos and service marks (collectively “Trademarks”) displayed on this Site are registered and unregistered trademarks of the website owner. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any license or right to use any trademark without the prior written permission of the website owner.

  9. Privacy Policy

    Your privacy is very important to AdvanTec. Users of this Site should refer to our Privacy Statement for information about how AdvanTec collects and uses personal information. By accepting this Agreement you expressly consent to AdvanTec’s disclosure and use of your personal information (including using email to communicate with you) as described in the Privacy Policy, which is incorporated herein by reference.

  10. Indemnity

    You agree to defend, indemnify and hold AdvanTec and AdvanTec's manufacturers, officers, directors, employees, agents and licensors harmless from all judgments, awards, losses, liabilities, costs and expenses, including but not limited to reasonable attorney's fees, expert witness fees, and costs of litigation arising out of or based on (a) content you submit, post to or transmit through the Site, (b) your use of the Site, (c) your connection to the Site, (d) your violation of these Terms or (e) your violation of any rights of a third party.

  11. No Resale

    You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Site, use of the Site or access to the Site without AdvanTec’s express written consent.

  12. Arbitration

    These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of British Columbia, without resort to its conflict of law provisions. Any dispute with regard to these Terms shall be submitted to one arbitrator for arbitration in Vancouver, BC, Canada. The award rendered by the arbitrator shall be binding as between the parties and judgment on such award shall be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. The Arbitrator may award attorney's fees and costs to the prevailing party.

  13. Limitation of Liability

    YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ITS OWN NEGLIGENCE, SHALL ADVANTEC OR ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, TRANSMITTING, OR DISTRIBUTING ADVANTEC OR RELATED SERVICES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF ADVANTEC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (A) THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE; (B) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE; (C) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (D) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SITE OR (E) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR CREATING BACK-UPS OF YOUR CONTENT.

  14. Questions or Concerns?

    If you do not understand any of the foregoing Terms or if you have any questions or comments, we invite you to contact us at 604-607-0091 or send your questions or comments to AdvanTec Marine, 26995 Gloucester Way, Langley, BC, V4W 3Y3, Canada.