Terms of Service


1. General terms and conditions for www.sonsofchristiania.com

The following Terms and Conditions apply whenever you use or purchase a product from this web site.

1. About us and these terms and conditions

1.1. Sons of Christiania (“SoC”) is a company registered in Norway with registered office at Roaveien 12 3302 HOKKSUND, Norway. If you have any comments or suggestions, we would be pleased to receive them by using our contact form on this site.

1.2 These Terms and Conditions govern the supply by us of any product ordered by you on this site. By ordering a product, you agree to be legally bound by these Terms and Conditions (“T&Cs”).

1.3 No other terms and conditions shall be binding unless agreed in writing and signed by us. When you submit an order to the site, you agree that you do so subject to the T&Cs at the date you submit your order. You are responsible for reviewing the latest T&Cs each time you submit your order.

2. The customer

2.1 By placing an order with us you confirm that you are 18 years of age and/or have the legal capacity to enter into a contract in your home jurisdiction.

2.2 You are responsible for assuring that all information you enter as part of the purchase process is correct, complete and up to date. Your personal data will be stored and processed by SoC in the manner stated in SoC’s data protection policy below.

3. Formation of contract, orders

3.1 A legally binding contract does not exist until you have received an e-mail confirmation by SoC after having placed your order. Automated e-mails may be delayed. If you do not receive an order confirmation within 2 banking days please contact us using the contact form on this site.

3.2 We shall not be obliged to supply the product to you until we have accepted your order. Unless expressly stating that we accept your order, an email, letter or other acknowledgement of your order by us is purely for information purposes and does not constitute the confirmation of an order. In that acknowledgement, we may give you an order reference number and details of the product you have ordered. We may in our discretion refuse to accept an order from you for any reason, including unavailability of supplies or we may offer you an alternative product (in which case we may require you to re-submit your order first).

3.3 If you discover that you have made a mistake with your order after you have submitted it to SoC, please contact us using the contact form on this site. However, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to amend your order in accordance with your instructions.

3.4 According to Norwegian bookkeeping legislation all orders will be stored by SoC for a 5 year period after which they will be deleted. You will not be able to access previous orders, however you may use the contact form on this site if you have any queries.

 4. Cancellation by us

4.1 We may cancel a contract if the product is not available for any reason. If this is the case, we will notify you and return any payment that you have made.

4.2 We will usually refund any money received from you, using the same method originally used by you to pay for the product.

5. Cancellation by you, cooling off period, returns

5.1 A shipment may not be cancelled after it has been confirmed by SoC. However, if you for any reason wish to return your order you should contact us immediately using the contact form on this site and we will try to accommodate you. In no way does this constitute a waiver of an existing contract between you and SoC.

 5.2  According to the Act relating to a cooling-off period in connection with certain contracts for consumer purchases etc. / Lov om opplysningsplikt og angrerett ved fjernsalg og salg utenom faste forretningslokaler (angrerettloven) (gjennomføring av direktiv 2011/83/EU om forbrukerrettigheter) you enjoy a 14 days cooling off period starting from the moment you physically receive the product/s.

5.3 If you for any reason wish to return your order please see the description of returns on the shipping page.

5.4 After 14 days have passed all responsibility of the product/s passes from SoC to you and SoC will in no way be liable for any subsequent costs relating to the order.

6. Claims

In case of claims linked to any deficiency of the product, you must, within two (2) months after you discovered or ought to have discovered such deficiency, contact SoC in written (email or letter). The statement need to include that you wish to make use of your right to claim such deficiency and a detailed description, preferably with picture/s, of the deficiency. No claim may be submitted after two (2) years after physical receipt of the product.

7. Data protection

When ordering products from this site you agree to submit certain personal information. SoC is following the law on personal data by The Norwegian Data Protection Authority. The Data Protection Authority shall facilitate protection of individuals from violation of their right to privacy through processing of their personal data. Personal information given by customers will not be forwarded to any third parties.

All web pages where you as a customer leave personal information in conjunction with an order, are what is called secure pages (encrypted transfer of information). This site is enabled with SSL (Secure Socket Layer), when in use, you can see the lock symbol in your status or address line.

 8. Miscellaneous

Applicable law and jurisdiction

Any dispute arising out of or in connection with the content or interpretation of these T&Cs is subject to Norwegian law exclusively without regard of any choice of law rules. You and SoC hereby agree to Oslo district court (Oslo Tingtrett) as legal venue for any such disputes which can not be solved amicably between the parties.