Terms & Conditions
1. About www.sharemystorage.com
www.sharemystorage.comis a site operated by Sustainable Consumption Ltd (we/us).
We are a limited company registered in England under company number 07422556 with our registered offices at: Suite 105, 128 Aldersgate Street, Barbican, London, EC1A 4AE
2. Limitation of Liability
The service we provide is that of an online forum where persons wishing to provide storage space (storage providers) and persons wishing to rent the same (storage users) can come together and reach an agreement (where the storage user and provider mutually confirm through our site that they wish to undertake storage). We are not a party to any agreement between a storage providers and users and bear no responsibility or liability in relation to the same or in relation to any loss arising (whether directly or indirectly) from or as a result of the same. Where a storage user has opted for third party insurance in respect of personal possessions we are not a party to any such contract of insurance and bear no responsibility or liability in relation to the same.
3. About You
You should only use our site if you are legally capable of entering into binding contracts. this applies to individuals as well as corporate bodies or any other legally recognized entity.
4. Using our site
We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our site becomes unavailable for any period of time.
5. Storage user obligations
As a storage user you are aware that we are not liable for any misunderstanding or loss arising from your communication or agreement with the storage provider. If you are unsure of storing your possessions with a storage provider you should refrain from entering into an agreement and seek an alternative arrangement.
As a user of storage you will;
Your legal relations with the storage provider is governed by the terms and conditions of ‘providing a service’ between you and the storage provider as stated by statute.
6. Storage provider obligations
As a storage provider you are aware that we are not liable for any misunderstanding or loss arising from your communication or agreement with the storage user. If you are unsure of allowing a storage user to store their possessions at your listed storage space you should refrain from entering into an agreement.
As a storage provider you will;
Your legal relations with the storage user is governed by the terms and conditions of ‘providing a service’ between you and the storage provider as stated by statute.
7. External Transactions
Until an agreement has been reached between storage users and providers no personal details will be released to either the storage user or the storage provider. If at any stage you are contacted by a storage user or provider wishing to undertake an agreement outside of our site do not respond in kind and report this to us.
The sums we receive from a storage host consist of the following:
Storage Rental Fee: the cost of weekly storage as set out by the storage provider*
Transaction Fee: the fee charged by us, being the an amount equal to but not exceeding one weeks Storage Rental Fee*
*inclusive of any chargeable VAT
Payment of the Storage Rental Fee is handled directly between the Storage User and the Storage Provider. We do not handle the Storage Rental Fee in any way shape or form. After a storage arrangement has been booked through our site the Storage Provider is liable for the Transaction Fee. We will send the Storage Provider a online Paypal invoice which can either be settled via the Storage Providers existing Paypal account or a valid credit or debit card.
10. Paypal Sevices
If site users choose to use Paypal to settle rental payments they do so of their own volition and we will not bear any responsibility or liability in respect of the Paypal service.
Storage providers may be liable for tax on any storage rental fees received from storage users. It is the storage providers sole responsibility to ensure any tax due is paid to the appropriate authorities. Storage providers should consult a qualified accounted for more information in the regard.
As we are a UK registered company we charge the prevailing level of UK VAT on the Transaction Fee.
12. Intellectual Property
WIth the exception of IP provided by third parties (excluding storage providers) we are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site and the material published on it. Our brand assets including but not limited to our logo are protected by copyright laws and treaties under various international jurisdictions.
Storage providers grant us the perpetual royalty free non-exclusive international right to exercise all intellectual property rights to the fullest extent.
We reserve the right to remove or amend any information from our site which could breach any intellectual property right of any third party.
13. Privacy and Communication
14. Acceptable Use
You must use our service in a way that is legal at all times and in the spirit of good conduct. All storage listing content uploaded by storage providers should be accurate, legal and genuine. Content should not contravene UK law at any time and should not seek to cause offense. We reserve the right to amend or remove any content we judge to have broken these terms and general standards of good conduct.
You should not use this site to market unauthorized products or services, market storage space that you have no authority over, run competitions, or contact minors. You also agree not to copy or reproduce any information from the site.
15. External Links
You may find links to external sites on our site. These is for information purposes only and we bear no liability or responsibility over any misinformation of loss arising from your use of them.
16. No partnership
By using the site you recognize that we (you and us) are not entering into a any formal partnership, joint venture, employment or other any similar relationship.
17. Waiver & Severability
18. Entire agreement
19. Variation of terms
20. Breach of terms
21. Law and jurisdiction