Certifying Plumber, Gas Fitter and Drain Layer in Westport
Facts about CEO and Founder of German Haustechnik Ltd:
My Name is Andreas Koenig (König)
I studied my trade in Germany where I gained Qualifications such as:
Masters (Meister Urkunde)
CENTRAL HEATING & VENTILATION SYSTEMS
Masters (Meister Urkunde)
GAS- & WATER INSTALLATIONS
As a German Handwerksmeister I constantly upgrade my knowledge for modern Gas- and Central Heating Systems in Germany.
As a certifying craftsman plumber & gas fitter I also upgrade my knowledge for all plumbing and gas needs in New Zealand.
As I have been trained with the best in Germany and have a wealth of knowledge about heating systems from one of the coldest countries in the world, rest assured that I am able to give you the best advice about warm and healthy homes. It is our pleasure but also our duty to pass this knowledge on to you.
Give me a ring if you want more information on this topic as it is vast and has to be individually tailored to the size of your home as well as your personal needs.
As we always do our best in service, communications, materials and craftsmanship and as we always have your best interest at heart, we would also like to be transparent in our dealings with you. Governmental regulations helps keeping the dealings and processes you enter into clean and so do we.
Always read our terms and conditions beforehand.
Terms & Conditions of Trade
1.1 ‘German Haustechnik Ltd’ shall mean German Haustechnik Ltd, or any agents or employees thereof.
1.2 “Customer” shall mean the Customer, any person acting on behalf of and with the authority of the Customer, or any person purchasing products and services from German Haustechnik Ltd.
1.3 “Products” shall mean:
1.3.1 all Products of the general description specified on the front of this agreement and supplied by German Haustechnik Ltd to the Customer; and
1.3.2 all Products supplied by German Haustechnik Ltd to the Customer; and
1.3.3 all inventory of the Customer that is supplied by German Haustechnik Ltd; and
1.3.4 all Products supplied by German Haustechnik Ltd and further identified in any invoice issued by German Haustechnik Ltd to the Customer, which invoices are deemed to be incorporated into and form part of this agreement; and
1.3.5 all Products that are marked as having been supplied by German Haustechnik Ltd or that are stored by the Customer in a manner that enables them to be identified as having been supplied by German Haustechnik Ltd; and
1.3.6 all of the Customer’s present and after-acquired Products that German Haustechnik Ltd has performed work on or to or in which goods or materials supplied or financed by German Haustechnik Ltd have been attached or incorporated.
1.3.7 The above descriptions may overlap but each is independent of and does not limit the others.
1.4 “Products and Services” shall mean all products, services, goods and advice provided by German Haustechnik Ltd to the Customer and shall include without limitation all plumbing services and the supply of associated products and all charges for labour, hire charges, insurance charges, or any fee or charge associated with the supply of Products and Services by German Haustechnik Ltd to the Customer.
1.5 “Price” shall mean the cost of the Products and Services as agreed between
German Haustechnik Ltd and the Customer and includes all disbursements e.g. charges German Haustechnik Ltd pay to others on the Customer’s behalf subject to clause 4 of this contract.
2.1 Any instructions received by German Haustechnik Ltd from the Customer for the supply of Products and Services shall constitute a binding contract and acceptance of the terms and conditions contained herein.
3. COLLECTION AND USE OF INFORMATION
3.1 The Customer authorises German Haustechnik Ltd to collect, retain and use any information about the Customer, for the purpose of assessing the Customer’s credit worthiness, enforcing any rights under this contract, or marketing any Products and Services provided by German Haustechnik Ltd to any other party.
3.2 The Customer authorises German Haustechnik Ltd to disclose any information obtained to any person for the purposes set out in clause 3.1.
3.3 Where the Customer is a natural person the authorities under clauses 3.1 and 3.2 are authorities or consents for the purposes of the Privacy Act 1993.
4.1 Where no price is stated in writing or agreed to orally the Products and Services shall be deemed to be sold at the current amount as such Products and Services are sold by German Haustechnik Ltd at the time of the contract.
4.2 The price may be increased by the amount of any reasonable increase in the cost of supply of the Products and Services that is beyond the control of German Haustechnik Ltd between the date of the contract and delivery of The Products and Services.
5.1 Payment for Products and Services shall be made in full on or before the 7th day of the invoice (“the due date”).
5.2 Interest may be charged on any amount owing after the due date at the rate of 2.5% per month or part month.
5.3 Any expenses, disbursements and legal costs incurred by German Haustechnik Ltd in the enforcement of any rights contained in this contract shall be paid by the Customer, including solicitor’s fees or debt collection agency fees.
5.4 Receipt of a cheque, bill of exchange, or other negotiable instrument shall not constitute payment until such negotiable instrument is paid in full.
5.5 A deposit may be required.
6.1 Where a quotation is given by German Haustechnik Ltd for Products and Services:
6.1.1 Unless otherwise agreed the quotation shall be valid for twenty eight (28) days from the date of issue; and
6.1.2 The quotation shall be exclusive of goods and services tax unless specifically stated to the contrary;
6.1.3 German Haustechnik Ltd reserve the right to alter the quotation because of circumstances beyond its control.
6.2 Where Products and Services are required in addition to the quotation the Customer agrees to pay for the additional cost of such Products and Services.
7.1 The Customer authorises German Haustechnik Ltd to contract either as principal or agent for the provision of Products and Services that are the matter of this contract.
7.2 Where German Haustechnik Ltd enters into a contract of the type referred to in clause 7.1 it shall be read with and form part of this agreement and the Customer agrees to pay any amounts due under that contract.
8. TITLE AND SECURITY (PERSONAL PROPERTY SECURITIES ACT 1999)
8.1 Title in any Products and Services supplied by German Haustechnik Ltd passes to the Customer only when the Customer has made payment in full for all Products and Services provided by German Haustechnik Ltd and of all other sums due to German Haustechnik Ltd by the Customer on any account whatsoever. Until all sums due to German Haustechnik Ltd by the Customer have been paid in full, German Haustechnik Ltd has a security interest in all Products and Services.
8.2 If the Products and Services are attached, fixed, or incorporated into any property of the Customer, by way of any manufacturing or assembly process by the Customer or any third party, title in the Products and Services shall remain with German Haustechnik Ltd until the Customer has made payment for all Products and Services, and where those Products and Services are mixed with other property so as to be part of or a constituent of any new Products and Services, title to these new Products and Services shall deemed to be assigned to German Haustechnik Ltd as security for the full satisfaction by the Customer of the full amount owing between German Haustechnik Ltd and Customer.
8.3 The Customer gives irrevocable authority to German Haustechnik Ltd to enter any premises occupied by The Customer or on which Products and Services are situated at any reasonable time after default by the Customer or before default if German Haustechnik Ltd believes a default is likely and to remove and repossess any Products and Services and any other property to which Products and Services are attached or in which Products and Services are incorporated. German Haustechnik Ltd shall not be liable for any costs, damages, expenses or losses incurred by the Customer or any third party as a result of this action, nor liable in contract or in tort or otherwise in any way whatsoever unless by statute such liability cannot be excluded. German Haustechnik Ltd may either resell any repossessed Products and Services and credit the Customer’s account with the net proceeds of sale (after deduction of all repossession, storage, selling and other costs) or may retain any repossessed Products and Services and credit the Customer’s account with the invoice value thereof less such sum as German Haustechnik Ltd reasonably determines on account of wear and tear, depreciation, obsolescence, loss or profit and costs.
8.4 Where Products and Services are retained by German Haustechnik Ltd pursuant to clause 8.3 the Customer waives the right to receive notice under s.120 of the Personal Property Securities Act 1999 (‘PPSA’) and to object under s.121 of the PPSA
8.5 The following shall constitute defaults by the Customer:
8.5.1 Non payment of any sum by the due date.
8.5.2 The Customer intimates that it will not pay any sum by the due date.
8.5.3 Any Products and Services are seized by any other creditor of the Customer or any other creditor intimates that it intends to seize Products and Service.
8.5.4 Any Products and Services In the possession of the Customer are materially damaged while any sum due from the Customer to German Haustechnik Ltd remains unpaid.
8.5.5 The Customer is bankrupted or put into liquidation or a receiver is appointed to any of the Customer’s assets or a landlord disdains against any of the Customer’s assets.
8.5.6 A Court judgment is entered against the Customer and remains unsatisfied for seven (7) days.
8.5.7 Any material adverse change in the financial position of the Customer.
8.6 If the Credit Repossession Act applies to any transaction between the Customer and German Haustechnik Ltd, the Customer has the rights provided in that Act despite anything contained in these terms and conditions of trade.
9. SECURITY INTEREST FOR SERVICE PROVIDERS
9.1 The Customer gives German Haustechnik Ltd a security interest in all of the Customer’s present and after-acquired property that German Haustechnik Ltd has performed services on or to or in which goods or materials supplied or financed by German Haustechnik Ltd have been attached or incorporated.
10. GENERAL LIEN
10.1 The Customer agrees that German Haustechnik Ltd may exercise a general lien against any Products and Services or property belonging to the Customer that is in the possession of German Haustechnik Ltd for all sums outstanding under this contract and any other contract to which the Customer and German Haustechnik Ltd are parties.
10.2 If the lien is not satisfied within seven (7) days of the due date German Haustechnik Ltd may, having given notice of the lien at its option either
10.2.1 Remove such Products and Services and store them in such a place and in such a manner as German Haustechnik Ltd shall think fit and proper and at the risk and expense of the Customer or
10.2.2 Sell such Products and Services, or part thereof upon such terms as it shall think fit and apply the proceeds in or towards discharge of the lien and costs of sale without being liable to any person for damage caused.
11. DISPUTES and JURISDICTION
11.1 No claim relating to Products and Services will be considered unless made in writing within seven (7) days of service. 11.2 German Haustechnik Ltd is based in Westport, NZ and operates under NZ business law. Any disputes shall be held under NZ Law in a NZ Court of Law of Kawatiri District Court, Westport.
12.1 The Consumer Guarantees Act 1993, the Fair Trading Act 1986 and other statutes may imply warranties or conditions or impose obligations upon German Haustechnik Ltd which cannot by law (or which can only to a limited extent by law) be excluded or modified. In respect of any such implied warranties, conditions or terms imposed on German Haustechnik Ltd, German Haustechnik Ltd’s liability shall, where it is allowed, be excluded or if not able to be excluded only apply to the minimum extent required by the relevant statue.
12.2 Except as otherwise provided by clause 12.1 German Haustechnik Ltd shall not be liable for
12.2.1 Any loss or damage of any kind whatsoever, arising from the supply of Products and Services by German Haustechnik Ltd to the Customer, including consequential loss whether suffered or incurred by the Customer or another person and whether in contract or tort (including negligence) or otherwise and irrespective of whether such loss or damage arises directly or indirectly from Products and Services provided by German Haustechnik Ltd to The Customer; and
12.2.2 The Customer shall indemnify German Haustechnik Ltd against all claims and loss of any kind whatsoever however caused or arising and without limiting the generality of the foregoing of this clause whether caused or arising as a result of the negligence of German Haustechnik Ltd or otherwise, brought by any person in connection with any matter, act, omission, or error by German Haustechnik Ltd its agents or employees in connection with the Products and Services.
12.3 If, contrary to the disclaimer of liability contained in these terms and conditions of trade, German Haustechnik Ltd is deemed to be liable to the Customer, following and arising from the supply of Services by it to the Customer, then it is agreed between German Haustechnik Ltd and the Customer that such liability is limited in its aggregate to $500.00.
13.1 Manufacturer’s warranty applies where applicable.
14. CONSUMER GUARANTEES ACT
14.1 The guarantees contained in the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 are excluded where The Customer acquires Products and Services from German Haustechnik Ltd for the purposes of a business in terms of section 2 and 43 of that Act.
15. PERSONAL GUARANTEE OF COMPANY DIRECTORS OR TRUSTEES
15.1 If the Customer is a company or trust, the director(s) or trustee(s) signing this contract, in consideration for German Haustechnik Ltd agreeing to supply Products and Services and grant credit to the Customer at their request, also sign this contract in their personal capacity and jointly and severally personally undertake as principal debtors to German Haustechnik Ltd the payment of any and all monies now or hereafter owed by the Customer to German Haustechnik Ltd and indemnify German Haustechnik Ltd against non-payment by the Customer. Any personal liability of a signatory hereto shall not exclude the Customer in any way whatsoever from the liabilities and obligations contained in this contract. The signatories and Customer shall be jointly and severally liable under the terms and conditions of this contract and for payment of all sums due hereunder.
16.1 German Haustechnik Ltd shall not be liable for delay or failure to perform its obligations if the cause of the delay or failure is beyond its control.
16.2 Failure by German Haustechnik Ltd to enforce any of the terms and conditions contained in this contract shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any of the rights or obligations German Haustechnik Ltd has under this contract.
16.3 If any provision of this contract shall be invalid, void or illegal or unenforceable the validity existence, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected, prejudiced or impaired.
16.4 The Construction Contracts Act 2002 applies where applicable.
17. LEAK DETECTION & OTHER RATES
Leak Detection rates $150 + gst for the first hour and $35 + gst per quarter hour after that.
Xmas Holiday Rates: Monday to Friday between 8am and 5pm $200 callout and $150 per hour plus parts + gst. After Hours & Weekends: $250 callout and $200 per hour plus parts + gst.
Public Holiday Rates: $300 callout and $250 per hour plus parts + gst.
Phone: 027-303 1958
Email: [email protected]
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German Haustechnik LTD
It is our mission to grow this business in every aspect to be able to contribute to conserving our unique and precious New Zealand environment.
Therefore we work:
- the best way but not the cheapest way
- with an eye on the latest technology
- to the highest standard of craftsmanship
- with a professional attitude
- not only for you, but also with you
- to the highest level of customer satisfaction
- the cleanest way possible
to protect not only your home but also the environment. Because green is not only a color.