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Loyalty Program Terms & Condition

CI Scientifics’ loyalty program will be a way of rewarding their customers and encourage them to stay loyal. It is a channel to strengthen customer relationships as well as to generate new buyers to loyal customers.

Loyalty program proposal: Membership upon purchase rewarded with accumulative dollar points

  1. Introduction

1.1.   These Terms and Conditions form the basis of CI Scientific Loyalty Program. They are intended to protect both Members and the CI Group. It is the Member’s responsibility to read and understand them. When earning and using the CI Scientifics Benefits, Members will be responsible for ensuring their Account Managers, Account Users and Benefit Earners comply with these Terms and Conditions.

1.2.   These Terms and Conditions are effective upon signing up for the program and may be amended by CI Scientific from time to time. The current Terms and Conditions are those available at this website. Members will be provided with a copy of the Terms and Conditions through our website www.ciscientific.com and material changes will be notified to Members in accordance with clause 3.2.

1.3.   Every Member is bound by these Terms and Conditions.

 

  1. Membership & Eligibility

2.1.   The CI Scientific Loyalty Program (“Program”) is a rewards program offered by CI Scientific to their existing and new customers.

2.2.   Membership to the Program (“Membership”) is limited to individuals only and is limited to one account per individual.

2.3.   You must be age 18 years or older to avail the membership. For Business owners, you must be registered legally with an existing and valid Australian Business Number.

2.4.   By submitting an application for Membership in the Program, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions (“Terms”).

2.5.   A purchase is necessary to become a member in accordance with clauses under Membership levels, Status Credits and Benefits.

2.6.   Successful applicants will be assigned a Membership number and PIN and may be sent a Membership Welcome Promo. The PIN, Membership number and Member’s surname, along with information such as Member’s mother’s maiden name, birth date, and/or recent provided contact number, will be used for security of the Member’s Membership information. It is the Member’s responsibility to ensure that their PIN and other security information are kept secure.

Note: to ensure your PIN is kept secure, never write it down and, if you change your PIN, avoid choosing obvious numbers like your date of birth or the last four digits of your phone number.

 

 

 

 

  1. Changes to CI Scientific Loyalty Program

3.1.   Subject to clause 3.2, CI Scientific reserves the right to make any changes (whether material or otherwise) to members, the Terms and Conditions, the PDS, the Rewards or Benefits offered including:

3.1.1.      Changes to:

3.1.1.1.            The ways in which Dollar Points are earned and redeemed;

3.1.1.2.            Point earning and redeeming rates;

3.1.1.3.            Limitations on the number of Rewards and Rewards redeemable on particular purchases;

3.1.1.4.            Rewards or Benefits, including the continued availability of Rewards or Benefits;

3.1.1.5.            Reward restrictions or conditions;

3.1.1.6.            Status Credit restrictions and conditions;

3.1.1.7.            membership level requirements and benefits

3.1.1.8.            the expiry of accrued CI Scientific Points;

3.2 CI Scientific will use best efforts to advise Members of material changes to these Terms and Conditions and, where such changes will limit Benefits.

  1. Termination or Suspension of Membership

4.1.   If for any reason the CI Scientific Loyalty Program is not capable of running as planned (including in the event of fraud or attempted fraud), CI Scientific reserves the right in its absolute discretion to modify the terms of the CI Scientific Loyalty Program including the rewards and these Terms, or to suspend or terminate the CI Scientific Loyalty Program.

4.2.   In the event of such modification from clause 4.1, suspension or termination, CI Scientific will notify the members of the CI Scientific Loyalty Program via email, as well as by communicating this on our website.

4.3.   Members will not receive any compensation from CI Scientific in the event of modification or suspension of the CI Scientific Loyalty Program.

4.4.   Any abuse of the CI Scientific Loyalty Program, failure to follow any terms of the CI Scientific Loyalty Program, Membership inactivity for more than 12 months, any misrepresentation or any conduct detrimental to the interests of CI Scientific, or fraud or attempted fraud, may subject members to Membership revocation and will affect eligibility for further participation in the CI Scientific Loyalty Program.

4.5.   Membership is non-transferable and Membership purchases must be made by the member or has the consent of the member.

4.6.   If your Membership is revoked or otherwise canceled (whether by you or CI Scientific in accordance with these Terms), or if the CI Scientific Loyalty Program is terminated, any Points in your account will automatically expire.

4.7.   CI Scientific will notify you via email prior to making changes to these Terms. It is your responsibility to check or review these Terms from time to time to keep informed of any changes.

4.8.   In the event that the Terms of the Program change, you may choose to cancel your Membership through your Membership profile or by sending an email to info@ciscientific.com

4.9.   Each Member must advise CI Scientific of any change of name, address, or other details as soon as practicable after the change. Changes to the mailing address, PIN or other details may be made directly on www.ciscientific.com or by contacting our hotline 1300 225 542. Members must supply their Membership number, PIN and any requested security information when making any such changes. Written proof must be supplied for any change of name and may be required for other changes. CI Scientific is not responsible for any failure by a Member to notify Ci Scientific of any changes in accordance with this clause, or for any incorrect changes notified to CI Scientific

 

  1. Personal Information

5.1.   Each Member acknowledges that CI Scientific collects, uses and discloses information about the Member, in order for CI Scientific to provide the Member with the Benefits and administer CI Scientific Loyalty Program and to undertake the activities further set out in this clause. The information about such use in this clause 5 should be read alongside the Terms and Condition.

5.2.   If the Member does not provide all or any part of the requested information, the services provided to that Member by CI Scientific, and the Benefits that the Member receives, may be affected

5.3.   CI Scientific collects personal information about each Member (including products and services available to CI Scientific Loyalty Program members):

5.3.1.      To enable CI Scientific to market products and services to the Member, including the products and services of CI Scientific partners and other third parties who CI Scientific believes may have products and services in which the Member would be interested. This is one of the primary purposes of CI Scientific Loyalty Program;

5.3.2.      to facilitate the Member’s participation in CI Scientific, including:

5.3.2.1.            by assessing the Member’s membership application,

5.3.2.2.            awarding the Member with Points,

5.3.2.3.            confirming the Member’s eligibility for, and providing any products and services associated with, CI Scientific Loyalty Program, and

5.3.2.4.            enhancing and tailoring the Member’s use of CI Scientific Loyalty Program;

5.3.3.      for CI Scientific Loyalty Program to generate consumer insights about the Member in order to better understand the Member’s preferences and interests, tailor the Member’s experience, enhance the products and services supplied to the Member and to tell the Member about the products and services of CI Scientific.

5.3.4.      to improve the CI Scientific website and services, including by means of product development and market and behavioral research; and

5.3.5.      for operational management of CI Scientific Loyalty Program.

5.4.   CI Scientific may collect the Member’s personal information from the Member directly, including when the Member is logged into their account.

5.5.   Marketing consent: By becoming a Member, the Member provides their express consent to CI Scientific Loyalty Program:

5.6.   sending the Member marketing communications including via email, including:

5.6.1.      news and offers for CI Scientific Loyalty Program Members;

5.6.2.      offers, news and updates from CI Scientific Loyalty Program;

5.6.3.      promos, holiday specials, news and updates;

5.7.   The Member can opt out of receiving all or any of these communications:

5.7.1.      for email and digital advertising by updating their email preferences in Your Profile;

5.7.2.      Opting out of these communications will impact CI Scientific’ ability to provide the Member with all the Benefits that would otherwise be available to the Member as part of Membership.

  1. Privacy Policy

6.1.   CI Scientific Pty Ltd. is committed to providing quality services to you and this policy outlines our ongoing obligations to you in respect of how we manage your Personal Information.

6.2.   We have adopted the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (the Privacy Act). The NPPs govern the way in which we collect, use, disclose, store, secure and dispose of your Personal Information.

6.3.   A copy of the Australian Privacy Principles may be obtained from the website of The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner at www.aoic.gov.au

6.4.   What is Personal Information and why do we collect it?

6.4.1.      Personal Information is information or an opinion that identifies an individual. Examples of Personal Information we collect include: names, addresses, email addresses, phone and facsimile numbers.

6.4.2.      This Personal Information is obtained in many ways including telephone and facsimile, by email, via our website www.ciscientific.com, from media and publications, from other publicly available sources, from cookies and from third parties. We don’t guarantee website links or policy of authorised third parties.

6.4.3.      We collect your Personal Information for the primary purpose of providing our services to you, providing information to our clients and marketing. We may also use your Personal Information for secondary purposes closely related to the primary purpose, in circumstances where you would reasonably expect such use or disclosure. You may unsubscribe from our mailing/marketing lists at any time by contacting us in writing.

6.4.4.      When we collect Personal Information we will, where appropriate and where possible, explain to you why we are collecting the information and how we plan to use it.

6.5.   Sensitive Information

6.5.1.      Sensitive information is defined in the Privacy Act to include information or opinion about such things as an individual’s racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, membership of a political association, religious or philosophical beliefs, membership of a trade union or other professional body, criminal record or health information.

6.5.2.      Sensitive information will be used by us only:

6.5.3.      For the primary purpose for which it was obtained

6.5.4.      For a secondary purpose that is directly related to the primary purpose

6.5.5.      With your consent; or where required or authorised by law.

6.6.   Third Parties

6.7.   Where reasonable and practicable to do so, we will collect your Personal Information only from you. However, in some circumstances we may be provided with information by third parties. In such a case we will take reasonable steps to ensure that you are made aware of the information provided to us by the third party.

6.8.   Disclosure of Personal Information

6.8.1.      Your Personal Information may be disclosed in several circumstances including the following:

6.8.1.1.            Third parties where you consent to the use or disclosure; and

6.8.1.2.            Where required or authorised by law.

 

6.9.   Security of Personal Information

6.9.1.      Your Personal Information is stored in a manner that reasonably protects it from misuse and loss and from unauthorized access, modification or disclosure.

6.9.2.      When your Personal Information is no longer needed for the purpose for which it was obtained, we will take reasonable steps to destroy or permanently de-identify your Personal Information. However, most of the Personal Information is or will be stored in client files which will be kept by us for a minimum of 7 years.

6.10.                    Access to your Personal Information

6.10.1.  You may access the Personal Information we hold about you and to update and/or correct it, subject to certain exceptions. If you wish to access your Personal Information, please contact us in writing.

6.10.2.  CI Scientific Pty Ltd will not charge any fee for your access request but may charge an administrative fee for providing a copy of your Personal Information.

6.10.3.  To protect your Personal Information, we may require identification from you before releasing the requested information.

6.11.                    Maintaining the Quality of your Personal Information

6.11.1.  It is an important to us that your Personal Information is up to date. We will take reasonable steps to make sure that your Personal Information is accurate, complete and up-to-date. If you find that the information we have is not up to date or is inaccurate, please advise us as soon as practicable so we can update our records and ensure we can continue to provide quality services to you.

6.12.                    Policy Updates

6.12.1.  This Policy may change from time to time and is available on our website.

 

  1. Limitation of liability

7.1.   To the maximum extent permitted by law, we are not responsible for any loss, damage or expense, howsoever arising, whether direct or indirect and/or whether present, unascertained, future or contingent suffered by you or any third party, arising from or in connection with your use of our Site and/or the Content and/or any inaccessibility of, interruption to or outage of our Site and/or any loss or corruption of data and/or the fact that the Content is incorrect, incomplete or out-of-date.

 

  1. Indemnity

8.1.   To the maximum extent permitted by law, you must indemnify us, and hold us harmless, against any Liability suffered or incurred by us arising from or in connection with your use of our Site or any breach of these Terms or any applicable laws by you. This indemnity is a continuing obligation, independent from the other obligations under these Terms, and continues after these Terms end.  It is not necessary for us to suffer or incur any Liability before enforcing a right of indemnity under these Terms.           

 

  1. Termination

9.1.   These Terms are effective until terminated by us, which we may do at any time and without notice to you.  In the event of termination, all restrictions imposed on you by these Terms and limitations of liability set out in these Terms will survive.

 

  1. Disputes

10.1.                    In the event of any dispute arising from, or in connection with, these Terms (Dispute), the party claiming there is a Dispute must give written notice to the other party setting out the details of the Dispute and proposing a resolution. Within 14 days after receiving the notice, the parties must, by their senior executives or senior managers (who have the authority to reach a resolution on behalf of the party), meet at least once to attempt to resolve the Dispute or agree on the method of resolving the Dispute by other means, in good faith.  All aspects of every such conference, except the fact of the occurrence of the conference, will be privileged. If the parties do not resolve the Dispute, or (if the Dispute is not resolved) agree on an alternate method to resolve the Dispute, within 21 days after receipt of the notice, the Dispute may be referred by either party (by notice in writing to the other party) to NCAT for mediation.

 

  1. Severance

11.1.                    If a provision of these Terms is held to be void, invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision must be read down as narrowly as necessary to allow it to be valid or enforceable. If it is not possible to read down a provision (in whole or in part), that provision (or that part of that provision) is severed from these Terms without affecting the validity or enforceability of the remainder of that provision or the other provisions in these Terms.

 

  1. Jurisdiction:

12.1.                    Your use of our Site and these Terms are governed by the laws of New South Wales. You irrevocably and unconditionally submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts operating New South Wales and any courts entitled to hear appeals from those courts and waive any right to object to proceedings being brought in those courts.

12.2.                    Our Site may be accessed throughout Australia and overseas.  We make no representation that our Site complies with the laws (including intellectual property laws) of any country outside Australia.  If you access our Site from outside Australia, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for complying with the laws of the jurisdiction where you access our Site.

 

  1. Membership levels, Status Credits and Benefits

13.1.                    There are five membership levels in CI Scientific Loyalty program. The entry level is Bronze. Members may progress to higher levels- Silver, Gold, Platinum by earning points.

13.2.                    To collect points, members should log in their CI Scientific account. Failure to log in before or while purchasing will not incur any points. CI Scientific will not be held liable for any failure on adhering to the rules and regulation of the CI Scientific Loyalty Program

13.3.                    Member must spend a minimum of 100 quarterly to retain their membership in the CI Scientific Loyalty Program

13.4.                    Members will receive designated point/s every $100 worth of purchase excluding tax. Points earned depends on membership status.

 

 

 

 

13.4.1.  Membership status points table:

BRONZE

SILVER

GOLD

PLATINUM

AUD SPENT

POINTS = $

AUD SPENT

POINTS = $

AUD SPENT

POINTS = $

AUD SPENT

POINTS = $

100

1

100

3

100

4

100

5

13.5.                    Members of the CI Scientific Loyalty program must accumulate the allocated minimum required points for status upgrade.

13.5.1.  Membership status required points

BRONZE

SILVER

GOLD

PLATINUM

No point requirement. New members will have the bronze status upon signing up.

51 points

When a member reaches 51^ points, they will have a Silver status and will be able to enjoy the Silver status members benefits

101 points

When a member reaches 101^ points, they will have a Gold status will be able to enjoy the Gold status members benefits

501 points

When a member reaches 501^ points, they will have a Platinum status will be able to enjoy the Platinum status members benefits

13.6.                    Points will be added to your account instantly, except in the circumstances of system failure when it is expected that points will be loaded within 24 hours. In most circumstances any bonus points earned will be added to your account 48 hours after the date the goods are purchased. Points cannot be redeemed until added to your Loyalty Account.

13.7.                    No reward points will be given for purchases of Frigortec, Brabender, Zeutec and LUM Products.

13.8.                    No reward points will be given for purchases where coupons, vouchers and dollar points are used.

13.9.                    CI Scientific are entitled to cancel points awarded if the relevant products to which such award relates are returned for any reason and a refund of the purchase price is given. If the relevant products are exchanged for other products, the points awarded would be adjusted upwards or downwards depending on whether the exchange is for a higher or lower value item.

13.10.                Points, cannot be used on top of other promotions. Points earned are computed based on total amount paid after all the discounts are applied, if a purchase was made during an ongoing promo. CI Scientific has the right to cancel the redemption of points if a purchase was made while there is an ongoing promotion. Canceled redemption points will then be returned to the members account.

13.11.                Members of the CI Scientific Loyalty Program needs to follow the Limit tier clause 13.9.1

13.11.1.                      Members who wants to use their points will be provided these limits from the Limit Tier.

BRONZE

SILVER

GOLD

PLATINUM

Point use

Purchase

Point use

Purchase

Point use

Purchase

Point use

Purchase

50

1000

100

1000

500

3500

2000

10000

 

13.12.                Members of the CI Scientific Loyalty Program will be able to enjoy these benefits:

13.12.1.                      Member can deduct their accumulative points to

13.12.1.1.    their purchases online of consumables

13.12.1.2.    hire equipment online/offline

13.12.1.3.    purchase equipment online/offline

13.12.1.4.    book calibration services online/offline

If you have any queries or complaints about our Website Usage Terms and Conditions & Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

CI Scientific Pty Ltd

Unit 1/9 Bearing Rd Seven Hills 2147 NSW

info@ciscientific.com

13002255254