Terms and Conditions





In these Terms and Conditions, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:

  • "Products" means any products offered for sale on this site.
  • "Contract" means a contract for the sale by us to you of the Products.
  • "Site" and "Website" means the Trents.co.nz Internet website.
  • "You" means the customer, the full name of who or which may have been entered in the sign-up screen forming part of this website.
  • "We" means Trents Wholesale Limited.




This Site is owned, maintained and operated by Trents Wholesale Ltd. By using this Site, you agree to these Terms and Conditions. If you disagree with any of these Terms and Conditions, you should not access or use this Site.

We shall sell and you shall purchase the Products from this Site in accordance with these Terms and Conditions only. You acknowledge that you are aware of the contents of these Terms and Conditions.




Your responsibilities are:

  • To order the Products in accordance with the instructions on this Site and not misuse the site in anyway.
  • That all persons accessing or using the website to place orders for you have assigned user identifiers and passwords.
  • That you will be invoiced for the products and pay for them as per your existing signed Terms of Supply.

Our responsibilities are:

  • To receive your order and to process the order subject to the provisions of this Agreement.
  • Advise you as soon as practicable of any problems with your order.
  • If applicable to you under existing Terms of Supply, give you an indication of the price that you will be charged at time of delivery and invoice.


Contract and Price


A contract will be established from the time an order for the Products is received by us. However Trents shall be entitled to cancel the contract, or to cancel the contract in respect of any particular Products, by notice given in accordance with your existing Terms of Supply, within seven days following the date your order is received. Trents shall be entitled to cancel for any reason including, in particular:

  • Trents' inability to supply the Products or any particular Products; or
  • any existing or prior default by you.

The price of the Products as set out on the website as at the date an order is placed is our standard price for the Products as at that date, subject to errors and omissions. The actual price for the Products shall be our standard price as at the date of delivery and we may in our absolute discretion increase or decrease our current prices for Products from time to time.

All prices are quoted in New Zealand currency and are exclusive of GST unless otherwise stated.




By ordering the products from the website you accept that you will make payment for them in accordance with existing Terms of Supply already signed with Trents.


Products and availability


We may revise and/or discontinue Products at any time without notice. By placing an order with Trents.co.nz, customers should be aware that certain products may not be available from time to time or may have limited availability. Trents.co.nz will make best efforts to source products ordered but cannot be held liable for any items not available.


Freight and Delivery


In accordance with previously signed existing Terms of Supply Trents will at our own cost, freight the Products to you by whatever method and route we consider being the most expedient.

  • We will be entitled to deliver the Products to you after any stated date for delivery or to cancel any order (in respect of all or any of the Products) without being liable to you in any way, if the delay in or cancellation of delivery is caused by matters outside our control.
  • We may deliver the Products to you by instalments in any quantities and each delivery will be a separate invoice independent from the other deliveries.


Return of Products


Trents will not accept returns without the prior approval of a Branch Manager of Trents.


Warranty and Guarantees


Any Warranty set out in your existing Terms of Supply applies.

The material and information provided in this Site is supplied upon the condition that you will make your own determination as to the suitability of the material and information provided on the site.

We will not be liable for any damages, losses or liabilities, including special or consequential damages, arising from the use of, or inability to use, the site, arising from any circumstances whatsoever (including negligence on the part of Trents Wholesale Ltd or any other party) and including but not limited to, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation of transmission, computer virus or line failure.

You are accessing the website as a customer for business purposes only and therefore the Consumer Guarantees Act does not apply.


Restrictions of Use


The Material from this Site and other Sites owned, operated, licensed or controlled by us or any of our related, affiliated, or subsidiary companies may not be copied, reproduced, distributed, modified, published, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way, without our prior written consent.

You may not Modify, distribute, or use of the material contained in our Site for any purposes other than for your personal or company use that directly violates our intellectual property rights. The material contained within this site is copyrighted and protected by worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions, and is provided for lawful purposes only.

Only authorised users may use the ordering part of the web site. This authorisation is granted by the customer administrator and the customer accepts responsibility for the actions of the users that are granted permission by them or on their behalf by Trents.

It is the responsibility of the user to ensure that the authentication information given to them is not disclosed to any other party. Trents may at its sole discretion restrict use of the website. The users customer accepts responsibility for any disclosures made by them or users that they authorised.




Unless otherwise specified all materials appearing on this site, including the text, site design, logos, graphics, icons and images, as well as a selection, assembly and arrangement (collectively defined as the "Marks") thereof, are proprietary to Trents, copyright © 2001 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED or other respective owners that have granted Trents the right and licence to use such Marks. All software used on the Site is our sole property. Permission is granted to electronically copy and to print hard copy portions of this site for the sole purpose of placing an order with Trents.co.nz or using this site as a shopping resource. Any other use of materials on this site, including reproduction for purposes other than those noted above, modification, distribution, or republication, without prior written permission of Trents.co.nz is strictly prohibited.

You may use the content of this Site only for:

  • the purposes of obtaining information about the Trents company and range,
  • placing orders for your businesses.

Any unauthorised use of the materials appearing on this Site may violate copyright, trademark and other applicable laws and could result in criminal or civil penalties.




Although the information provided in this Site is presented in good faith and believed to be correct as of the date it was submitted, we make no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of this Site, its content or the content of any Web Site "hot linked" to or from this Site.


Updates or Amendments


We reserve the right to amend these Terms and Conditions and/or any other information contained in this Site at any time. Notice of any amendment will be posted on the Site but no specific or other notice will be given. Acceptance of any amendment to these Terms and Conditions will be constituted by the placing of any further orders subsequent to any such amendment.


Applicable Laws


The governing law shall be New Zealand Law.

If you choose to access this Site from other locations you do so of your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

You may not use the materials in this Site in violation of New Zealand laws and regulations.




In connection with the supply of Products and services pursuant to this Site, we use a substantial number of other trademarks and service marks on this Site. These trademarks and service marks may not be used or reproduced without our prior written permission.


Security and Use


By using this website you agree that you will not:

  • choose a password that is easily able to be guessed or identified as relating to you, or is an obvious combination of letters and numbers (e.g. sequential numbers, birthdate etc);
  • make your password known to any other person;