General Terms and Conditions
By ordering from this site, you agree to these terms and conditions and confirm that you are over 21 years of age.
DWSUK advocates the safe and sensible use of all of its product range. We do not support or condone the use of said products in any illegal act. DWSUK accepts no responsibility for such acts and their associated consequences. DWSUK will operate within the remit of UK Law. Customers should check their local and national laws to ensure compliance before ordering. DWSUK accepts no responsibility or liability for changes in legislation relating to the sale or ownership of its products.
DWSUK stock comprises of items of militaria from many periods of history over the last 150 years. At times, some stock items date to periods of conflict or unrest; in particular both World Wars. These items are offered as collectables/historical curiosities and DWSUK in no way endorses or supports any political views, rhetoric, figureheads or parties associated with their original use.
All electronic information (text, images and all other media) contained within our sites (www.dwsuk.com, www.dwsuk.co.uk, www.dwsuk.org, www.deactivatedguns.org and all sub-domains) is subject to copyright. No element may be used elsewhere or for any other purpose without the express permission of the DWSUK business owner.
Ordering and Payment
Orders placed will be processed as quickly as possible. Payment by credit or debit card, cheque or PO is preferred for UK customers. In this situation goods will be shipped on clearance of the payment (where applicable). The easiest way to purchase an item using your credit or debit card is by ordering online and selecting the credit/debit card immediate payment option. Alternatively you can phone us (024 7637 3581 or 07782 201571) between 17.30 and 20.00 Monday to Friday and 10.00 and 16.00 Saturday and Sunday. Please note that we do not offer the option to pay by installments over an extended period.
Specific Terms & Conditions
Title of Goods
Until payment is received in full and has cleared, the title of goods shall remain the property of DWSUK.
Deactivated Weapons & Inert Ammunition
Unless otherwise specified, deactivated Weapons are supplied with UK Proof House certificates as evidential proof of deactivation. DWSUK accepts no liability for any subsequent modifications or alterations to the goods made by the customer or his agent. Inert ammunition supplied by DWSUK is not suitable for re-loading or insertion into any type of firearm; it is sold for display purposes only.
DWSUK does not provide credit facilities for retail customers. Subject to arrangement and conditions, certain credit facilities may be available to bonafide trade customers.
DWSUK reserves the right to amend prices at any time up until the point of sale. Prices do not include postage and packaging.
DWSUK will always aim to ship goods as quickly as possible. All goods will be securely packaged using appropriate materials*. Unless otherwise stated, goods will be insured during transit. DWSUK accepts no responsibility for the actions of third parties contracted to deliver goods and is unable to gaurantee such services once goods have been despatched.
Where returns are necessary, the customer must contact DWSUK before
returning any item. The customer is responsible for the safe return of
the item in the condition it was originally received. Customers are
advised to use only insured services to return goods. Where an item is
shown to be faulty on receipt or not as described, DWSUK will offer a
replacement (where available), or alternatively a full refund.
Where returns are made for other reasons (including the customer having changed their mind, etc.), postage will not be refunded and the refund may also be subject to the deduction of any credit or debit card charges incurred by us as well as a standard 7.5% re-stocking charge.
Due to the nature of the products offered here, all goods should be considered as second user unless specifically stated otherwise in the product description. Please bear this in mind BEFORE ordering and note that refunds may not be available where this is the reason given for requesting a return and refund.
* Please note we actively aim to recycle packaging materials and will therefore re-use boxes, bubble wrap, etc. where we can. Please be assured, however, that this will not be to the detriment of assuring the safety of your purchase in transit.
** At busy periods, additional photographs can take up to 10 days.