- This Website is owned and operated by Target100m Limited trading as TidyChoice with its registered office at 18 Burnthwaite Road, London SW6 5BE,
England, company number 9084801. Our contact details are specified on our Website.
- By registering on or using our Website (as defined below) you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
Please print or save these terms for future use as we will not keep a file copy specifically for the transaction with you and
we cannot guarantee that they will remain accessible on our Website in future.
- Where you communicate on behalf of a company / organisation, you promise that you have authority to act on behalf of that entity.
- Capitalised terms have the following meanings in these terms and conditions:
- “Booking” means a booking which you make on our Website.
- “Consumer” means a natural person acting outside his or her trade, business or profession.
- “Content” means all information of whatever kind (including information, Service Provider listings, profiles, Reviews), published,
stored or sent on or in connection with our Website.
- “Repeat Booking” means a Booking for recurring Services.
- “Review” means any review, comment or rating.
- “Service Provider” means a Service Provider listed on our Website
- “Services” means Home Care services supplied or to be supplied by Service Providers
- "Home Care Services" means cleaning, housekeeping, childcare, elderly care services.
- “Website” means the services we offer by means of our website but excluding Services, as explained below.
- “User” means a person who uses our Website (whether or not registered with us).
- Important Notice
- We act as a booking agent for Service Providers. The terms and conditions comprise (1) a contract between you
and us regarding the use of our Website and (2) a separate direct contract between you and the Service Provider
concerned (and not with us) regarding supply of Services to you.
- While we may attempt to assist with resolution of any complaint or dispute,
you acknowledge that any legal recourse against the Service Provider arising from the Services whether for breach of
contract or otherwise is against the Service Provider and not against us, notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this agreement or on our Website.
- We do not accept legal responsibility for any acts or omissions of Service Providers in relation the Services.
- Where we describe Service Providers as “vetted” or similar, we are promising only that we have carried out certain checks
as specified on our Website at the time you make a Booking and that those checks did not reveal any cause for concern. You acknowledge that in carrying out these checks we are reliant on information supplied by third parties. We cannot guarantee that that information is accurate.
Nor can we guarantee that the Service Providers are otherwise suitable for your purposes. You use Service Providers at your risk.
- Supply of services
- Your order is an offer which is only accepted when we send you an email on behalf of one of your selected Service Providers confirming your order.
- You agree to treat Service Providers courteously and lawfully. You agree to provide a safe and appropriate working environment for Service Providers
in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations and that you will provide reasonable co-operation to Service Providers to enable them to supply Services.
- You agree to communicate any complaints to us and to the Service Provider. You agree to comply with our complaint and other policies on our Website as
may be varied from time to time.
- You acknowledge that your nominated Service Provider may be unavailable from time to time e.g. through illness or vacation or leaving our service.
- You authorise TidyChoice to provide the Service Provider with your full contact details, including full name and address, for the provision of Services.
- Payment for Services / Cancellation by You
- You must maintain a valid debit / credit card registered on our Website. You must ensure that all contact and payment information (eg email address, physical addresses, credit / debit card numbers) which you provide is accurate and not misleading and that you will update it so that it remains so.
- Prices include any applicable VAT or other sales tax unless otherwise stated.
- You must make a deposit payment in full in advance for one-off Booking or for the first Service Provider visit in the case of Repeat Bookings (referred to below as “the Deposit”). For subsequent Repeat Booking visits, you authorise us to charge your credit / debit card after the scheduled end-time for the visit.
- You can at any time cancel any individual visit, a Repeat Booking or this agreement as a whole via our Website.
There is no charge if you cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled start time for the Service Provider visit.
If so, we will refund the Deposit in the case of a one-off Booking / first Service Provider visit (Repeat Booking).
If you cancel within 24 hours before the scheduled start time for the Service Provider visit, then we will charge an administrative
fee as stated on our Website either by deduction from the Deposit (if applicable) or by charging your credit /
debit and you authorise us to charge your card accordingly.
- If there is a no-show and you notify us via our Website within 24 hours after the scheduled start time,
then we will at your option provide either a full refund of any payment made for that visit or else use reasonable endeavours
to re-arrange the visit. We reserve the right not to make a refund or re-arrange a visit if we are not notified within that 24 hour period.
- If you are a Consumer, you may cancel your order within 7 working days of placing your order by email to
firstname.lastname@example.org or any of the other methods specified in the Distance Selling Regulations Within 30 days of your notice we will
refund any advance payment. However, this right of cancellation does not apply once arrangements to provide the service have started –
this occurs 24 hours before the time of the first scheduled Service Provider visit - in which case you agree to performance of the
contract starting before the usual cancellation period has expired.
- If any amount due by you is unpaid for 14 days or more, we may:
- charge reasonable additional administration costs; and/or
- charge interest (both before and after judgment) on the amount unpaid at the rate for the time being that would be
applicable if the debt were a qualifying debt under the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998; and/or
- arrange for the supply of Services to be suspended; and/or
- cancel this agreement on written notice (including email).
- If you cancel a Booking and subsequently engage the Service Provider privately and not through the Website, then we will charge you a £50 introduction fee and you authorise us to charge your card accordingly.
- Cancellation by us
- We may at any time without cause cancel any particular Booking or this agreement as a whole including your right to use our Website,
giving notice by email to the extent reasonably practicable. If so, we will refund in full your Deposit in the case of Repeat
Bookings where the first visit has not yet occurred.
- Following cancellation of this agreement: Accrued rights and liabilities are unaffected.
All clauses in this agreement which are stated or intended to continue after cancellation will continue to apply.
You must not attempt to re-register for or continue to use our Website if we have given you notice of cancellation.
- Changes to the terms and conditions
- We may change these terms and conditions by posting the revised version on our Website at least 14 days before they become effective.
Please check our Website from time to time. You will be bound by the revised agreement if you continue to use our Website or the Services
following the effective date shown.
- Your Content
- You are responsible for your Content.
- You must not publish or send any Content (including links or references to other content) which is threatening, harassing,
invasive of privacy, defamatory, offensive, racist, hateful, discriminatory or abusive or which we
otherwise consider to be inappropriate;
- If you post a Review, you also promise that it is your independent, honest, genuine opinion.
- You promise to us that you have (and will retain) all rights and permissions needed to enable us to use your
Content as contemplated by the Website and these terms and conditions.
- We reserve the right without notice or refund to suspend, alter, remove or delete Content or to disclose to the relevant
authorities any Content or behaviour if it is the subject of complaint or where we have reason to believe that it breaches our
terms and conditions, or that such steps are necessary to protect us or others, or that a criminal act has been committed, or
if we are required to do so by law or appropriate authority. If so, you must not attempt to re-publish or re-send the relevant Content.
- We do not accept responsibility if your Content is misused by other Users as this is outside our reasonable control.
- We reserve the right to irretrievably delete your Content at any time.
- Content of other Users
- We do not endorse or recommend any Reviews by other Users. You rely on such information at your own risk. We accept no
legal responsibility for the accuracy of, or otherwise in relation to, any such Reviews.
- Your account on our Website is for your personal use only and is non-transferable.
You must not authorise or permit any other person to use your account.
You must take reasonable care to protect and keep confidential your password and other account or identity information.
You must notify us immediately of any apparent breach of security such as loss, theft, misuse or unauthorised disclosure or
use of a password. You are responsible for third parties who use your account or identity (unless and to the extent that we are at fault).
- Functioning of our Website
- We cannot guarantee that the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free.
- We are entitled, without notice and without liability, to suspend the Website for repair,
maintenance, improvement or other technical reason.
- Nothing in this agreement in any way limits or excludes our liability for negligence causing death or personal injury or for
fraudulent misrepresentation or for anything which may not legally be excluded or limited.
- You must give us a reasonable opportunity to remedy any matter for which we are potentially liable before you incur any costs remedying the matter yourself.
- If you are a Consumer, we shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused by us or our employees or agents in circumstances where:
- there is no breach of a legal duty of care owed to you by us or by any of our employees or agents;
- such loss or damage was not reasonably foreseeable by both parties;
- such loss or damage is caused by you, for example by not complying with this agreement; or
- If you are a Consumer, you will be liable for any reasonably foreseeable loss or damage we suffer arising
from your breach of this agreement or misuse of our Website (subject of course to our obligation to mitigate any losses).
- The following clauses apply only if you are not a Consumer:
- To the extent allowed by law, you and we exclude all terms, whether imposed by statute or by law or otherwise,
that are not expressly stated in this agreement. In this clause, any reference to us includes our employees and agents.
- Our liability of any kind (including our own negligence) with respect to our Website for any one event or series of
related events is limited to £100 or the total fees payable by you in the 12 months before the event(s) complained of, whichever is higher.
- In no event (including our own negligence) will we be liable for any:
- economic losses (including, without limit, loss of revenues, profits, contracts, business or anticipated savings);
- loss of goodwill or reputation;
- special, indirect or consequential losses; or
- damage to or loss of data (even if we have been advised of the possibility of such losses).
- You will indemnify us against all claims and liabilities directly or indirectly related to your use of the Website and/or breach of this agreement.
- This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between us with respect to its subject matter and supercedes any previous communications or agreements between us. We both acknowledge that there have been no misrepresentations and that neither of us has relied on any pre-contractual statements.
Liability for misrepresentation (excluding fraudulent misrepresentation) relating to the terms of this agreement is excluded.
- Intellectual Property Rights
- All trade marks, logos, graphics, images, photographs, animation, videos, text and software used on the Website are our intellectual property or that of our partners. For the purposes of your personal use only, you may view such material on your screen and print a single copy. You may not otherwise use, sublicense, retrieve, display, modify, copy, print, sell, distribute, download, hire, reverse engineer (unless permitted by applicable law)
or create extracts of, or derivative works from, such material without our specific prior written consent.
- For the avoidance of doubt you may not collect, scrape or harvest any Content on our Website or deep-link to or frame Content on our
Website without our specific prior written consent.
- You must not circumvent or otherwise interfere with any security related features of the Website or features that limit or
prevent copying of Content or which restrict use of Content.
- If you publish any Content on our Website, you grant us a worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to copy, alter,
adapt or display such Content on our Website. You also grant each User a licence to use your Content to the extent permitted by the functionality
of the Website and these terms and conditions.
- You acknowledge and agree that we may process your personal data in accordance with the terms of our privacy and cookies policy which is subject to change from time to time.
- Third party websites
- We may link to third party websites which may be of interest to you. We do not recommend or endorse, nor are we legally responsible for,
those sites or the goods or services which they offer. You use such third party sites at your own risk.
- “Act of God”
- Neither you nor we are liable for failure to perform or delay in performing any obligation (excluding payment) under this agreement
if the failure or delay is caused by any circumstances beyond your or our reasonable control including third party telecommunication failures.
- We may transfer all or part of our rights or duties under this agreement provided we take reasonable steps to ensure that your rights under this agreement are not prejudiced.
As this agreement is personal to you, you may not transfer any of your rights or duties under it without our prior written consent.
- English law
- These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law and any disputes will be decided only by the courts of the United Kingdom.
- We may send all notices under this agreement by email to the most recent email address you have supplied to us (unless otherwise stated in this agreement).
Headings used in this agreement are for information and not binding. Any failure by either party to exercise or enforce any right or provision of
this agreement does not mean this is a “waiver” (ie that it cannot be enforced later). If any part of this agreement is ineffective or unenforceable
for any reason, then it will be replaced with a provision which as far as possible achieves the same thing and the rest of the agreement shall
continue to apply. A person who is not a party to this agreement shall have no rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties)
Act 1999 to enforce any term of this agreement except insofar as expressly stated otherwise.
- We may assist with the resolution of any complaints against the Service Provider in accordance with our complaints policies and mediation services. To avail of the mediation service, you agree to communicate complaints to us and provide photos, videos, reports or other evidence to support the complaint.
- If you have any complaints against TidyChoice, please contact us via the contact details shown on our Website.
Last updated on June 22nd, 2021