Terms & Conditions, Privacy, e-Commerce
The Design and Technology Association
Registered Office :
16 Wellesbourne House,
Warwickshire CV35 9JB, UK
Tel : 01789 470007
Fax : 01789 841955
Status of the D&T Association
The Design and Technology Association is an independent Registered Charity and a Company Limited by Guarantee; its work is governed by a formal Memorandum and Articles of Association approved by the Charity Commission. The governing body of the D&T Association is the elected Council of Management which determines the policies of the Association and regulates its finances.
Registered Charity No. 1062270
Company Registration No. 3089012
VAT Registration No. 765 1692 06
Privacy, copyright and liability
Copyright notice and permissions - Other than as permitted by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, no part of these materials may be copied without the prior written permission of the D&T Association or the copyright holder concerned. You may download the content only for your own personal, non-commercial educational purposes, provided that the source is acknowledged.
Liability for Content - The information on this site is provided on an "as is" basis and the D&T Association cannot guarantee its accuracy. The D&T Association shall have no responsibility or liability with respect to any loss or damage arising from the information or the use of information contained on these pages or information on pages linked to this site.
The D&T Association provides links from its site to the sites of other organisations or institutions for informational purposes only. The links in no way imply any endorsement of these site or views portrayed on these sites.
Orders for publications, places at events or membership may be submitted:
Online (Publication orders may only be placed online for UK delivery)
Telephone 01789 470007
Fax 01789 841955
Prices & payment
All prices and payments are in UK pounds sterling (£). VAT, where applicable, will be indicated.
Individuals - purchasing publications, places at events and membership must pay in full with order (online or by post), by credit* or debit card or cheque.
Institutions/Commercial enterprises - purchasing publications, places at events or membership (on behalf of an individual or corporate) may do so with immediate payment online by credit or debit card* OR online with a Purchase Order (which must be quoted in the order process) OR by post. Invoices issued to institutions/ commercial enterprises will be for payment strictly within 30 days of the date of invoice.
Online Payment security
All online transactions use a secure server for your protection, we do not store Credit or Debit Card details.
Transactions are made through SagePay
Quantities in excess of 20 of a single item may enjoy volume discounts - telephone 01789 470007 or email
for a quotation.
Postage & Packing**
||FREE to UK addresses
||A charge is included in the published prices for UK addresses
||at cost - e-mail
for a quotation
Orders will normally be despatched within 6 working days (Subject to stock availability)
Orders are shipped to the delivery address on the order using Second Class UK mail or by courier (requiring a signature on delivery) for larger or heavier items.
Any damage or shortages must be notified in writing within 14 days of receipt of publications.
If you are not satisfied with any items from our Publications Shop, they may be returned for a full credit within 28 days of receipt, providing they are in a re-saleable condition.
Returns must be authorised by the Design and Technology Association (e-mail
for a Return Authorisation) and accompanied by a copy of the invoice. Delivery from the Online Shop, when charged, will not be refunded for returned goods unless they are faulty. Return carriage cost is the responsibility of the purchaser.
For queries about stock availability or outstanding orders, call 01789 473901 or email
* excluding American Express
** Subject to change
Events/Conferences Terms and Conditions
D&T Association Annual Conference/Paid Events
Substitutions welcome at any time.
Written cancellations made more than two months before the conference date will be subject to a 100% refund.
Written cancellations made more than four weeks before the conference date will be subject to a 50% refund.
Written cancellations made more than two weeks before the conference date will be subject to a 25% refund.
Cancellations made less than two weeks before the conference date cannot be refunded.
All cancellations must be made in writing.
The Design and Technology Association reserve the right to alter the programme and/or venue without notice due to unforeseen circumstances. We also reserve the right in our absolute discretion and without further liability to cancel the programme in which instance all monies will be refunded.
Please notify the Association/Course presenter if you are unable to attend as this may enable someone else to attend in your place.
The course presenters reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee for non-attendance, or if there is a cancellation less than ten working days before the start of the course. The fee will be varying according to the resources provided on the course, but can be confirmed when booking onto a course.
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