By signing BNC’s Sales Order or places an order on BNC website, which references these Terms & Conditions, you accept that these Terms & Conditions remain in force regardless of any other terms and conditions that may govern each sale/purchase, and that these Terms & Conditions shall prevail if contradicted.
All advertisement or sales orders are subject to acceptance by BNC. This however does not need to be communicated at all times.
BNC may decline to publish an advertisement or accept a sales order at its sole discretion.
BNC shall invoice the client on publication/website/service of the sales order and the client shall pay BNC within 30 days of the date of invoice unless prepayment or other terms are agreed.
Positioning of advertisements is at the sole discretion of BNC except where a specific position has been agreed in writing by BNC and the appropriate special position rate has been charged.
Advertisement rates may be discounted for clients booking multiple insertions. If part cancellation is made of a multiple booking, the rate payable for the remaining insertions will be increased to the rate applicable for the actual number of insertions made.
Providing complete and approved advertising artwork is the responsibility of the client unless there is an agreement in writing for BNC to create or amend artwork. A charge may be made for any design or production work required if complete material is not supplied.
Artwork must be received 20 days prior to publication date. If artwork is not supplied, the client will still be charged the full rate for the booked insertion.
Cancellations Cover Positions: Premium cover positions (Inside Front Cover, Outside Back Cover and Reverse Gatefold covers) due to their nature are sold on annual contracts and thus once booked may not be cancelled.
Cancellations Other: Cancellation requests must be received by email to the respective representative at BNC within 30 days prior to publication, otherwise full payment for the space booked is due. Cancellations are not valid if the campaign the subject of the cancellation subsequently appears in other media. If advertising is booked less than 30 days before publication, cancellations must be made in writing, within 48 hours of the date of the booking order and 48 hours prior to the publication press day, otherwise full payment is due.
Agency Commission: Advertising agency commission of 10% will be allowed to agencies providing material to the specifications above and who accept liability as principals.
BNC’s liability to the advertiser/client/agency shall be limited to the amount of BNC’s invoice for the advertisement booking for any action or claim brought howsoever caused.