Terms & Conditions

The following sets out the terms and conditions on which buildstore pty ltd offers you access to buildstore.com.au  and its services.

Before proceeding to utilise this site and its services you should read this User Agreement carefully.  If you are unable to agree to the terms herein, then you must not use this site.  By proceeding to use this website, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. 

This Agreement may be amended by Buildstore at any time by posting the amended terms on this site.  The amended terms automatically become effective 7 days after they are initially posted on this site.  You should periodically check to see if any amendments have been made to this Agreement.  If you continue to use this site and/or services provided on the site following the posting of any amendments it is deemed you have agreed  to and accepted these amendments.



Any person wishing to use these services as a Seller, Bidder or Buyer must first register as a member.  Registration is free.

You may become a member by supplying the requisite information to Buildstore.

Once you have registered and thereafter utilise these services you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

Buildstore does not charge you for joining as a member, nor for bidding on items.

All items listed for sale MUST be directly or indirectly related to building and/or building renovations ( items may include but are not limited to building products; building materials; electrical items; lighting; fans; tools; adhesives; plumbing items; fencing; garden items; paving etc).

Sellers may also utilise this site for the advertising of their products.

Upon sale or advertising  of an item, the Seller will be charged a sale/advertising fee in accordance with Buildstore’s schedule of fees. Prior to listing an item for sale you should review Buildstore’s fees to ensure you are aware of the fees you will incur.

Payment for fees incurred is by way of Paypal facilities or by way of credit card facility.


Functions of Buildstore

Buildstore is a venue for members to offer, sell or buy items.

Buildstore is not an auctioneer or an agent or a seller.

Buildstore offers no warranty for goods offered for sale.

Buildstore does not see or examine items that are listed for sale and has no control whatsoever over the quality, safety, quantity, legality or the fitness for purpose of any item.

Buildstore makes no warranty as to the accuracy or any information provided by any person through the use of these services.

Buildstore makes no warranty that the seller is legally entitled to sell the item.

Buildstore does not accept or assume any liability whatsoever in respect of any item for sale.

Buildstore makes no representation as to the ownership of title or possession of items for sale.

Buildstore makes no warranty as to the ability of either a buyer or seller to complete a transaction.

Buildstore shall (to the full extent permitted by law) be released from all liabilities, claims demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with any dispute between users of this site or any dispute arising from the use of this site.

Buildstore reserves the right to remove any item that is deemed to be unsuitable for sale on this site.

Buildstore’s decision to remove any item is final.  Refund for any item removed from this site is at the discretion of Buildstore management but as a general rule refunds will not be offered.


Responsibility of the Seller

The Seller must ensure that the item listed for sale is available for purchase by the buyer.

The Seller must ensure that the item is described correctly and in the specified condition.

The Seller warrants that he has legal title in the items and is legally entitled to sell the item.

The Seller is responsible for ensuring that the buyer has relevant information to make payment for the item.

The Seller is responsible for ensuring that reasonable communication is made with the buyer in order to complete the transaction.

The Seller is responsible for abiding by there shipping terms unless other arrangements are made with the buyer.

Any Seller receiving payment for an item but fails to send the item will be banned from using this site.

The Seller will not list or offer  or sell any item which, by paying to Buildstore any fees, could cause Buildstore to violate any applicable law, statute, ordinance or regulation.

The Seller may or may not agree with the Buyer regarding the return of an item. All requests for return shall be made directly to the Seller concerned and Buildstore shall not be responsible for processing such requests.


Responsibility of the Buyer

When clicking on the ‘buy’ or ‘bid’ button of any item the buyer is entering into a legally binding agreement with the Seller to purchase that item.

Failure to follow through with payment for an item may result in action being taken against the Buyer for breach of contract and may result in the buyer being banned from this site.

The Buyer is responsible for making relevant communications with the Seller in order to complete the transfer, once a successful purchase has been made.

The Buyer is responsible for making payment to the Seller of the item using PayPal facilities or the method of payment specified by the Seller.

The Buyer is responsible for ensuring their shipping address is specified correctly to the Seller.



This website is the copyright property of  BUILDSTORE.COM.AU. You may view this site and electronically copy or print hard copies or parts of this site for your personal, non-commercial use only.  You may not distribute, reproduce, display, publish or otherwise commercialise any part of this site without the written permission of Buildstore. While using this website you agree not to interfere with or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the site or any transaction being conducted on the website or to gain unauthorised access to any part of the website.



Buildstore is not responsible to you or anyone else for any loss incurred in relation to your use of this website.  Your use of this site is at your own risk. 

You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ for accessing this site does not expose you to risk of viruses or other forms of interference which may damage your computer system.

There is no contract for sale between Buildstore and you, whether you are the Buyer or the Seller.  In the event that a bid is accepted by a Seller, a contract of sale will be formed directly between the Buyer and the Seller.  Buildstore does not act as agent for either party.

Buildstore does not warrant to you and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to it.  Accordingly, any information which you transmit to Buildstore is transmitted at your own risk.  Once Buildstore receives your transmission, it will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information.


No Warranties

This site is provided by Buildstore on an ‘as-is’ basis and the only obligations on Buildstore are set out in this Agreement.

To the full extent permitted by law Buildstore will be under no liability to you in respect of any loss or damage (including any indirect or special or consequential loss or damage) which may be suffered or incurred by you or which may arise directly or indirectly in respect of goods or services supplied pursuant to the services offered over this site or in respect of a failure or omission on the part of a Seller to complete a sale.

Buildstore is not liable for any disputes arising between buyers and sellers.



This Agreement is subject to the laws of New South Wales, Australia. Buildstore reserves the right to alter these terms and conditions at any time.