Terms and Conditions

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS CAREFULLY

 The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law. Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements. This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions. All trade marks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence. From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

General

1. Castmedirect.com is a directory website offering a service whereby artistes or performers (‘members’) may contact or be contacted by third party casting professionals or businesses (advertisers). Basic membership is free but members must pay a subscription fee to access all the features of our site. 


2. Once registered members apply for advertisements then contact details of the member are forwarded to the advertiser.


3. Castmedirect.com cannot be held responsible for any content and make no warranty as to the accuracy of the advertisements. Castmedirect.com facilitates contact only and members must make their own judgement as to  whether they should apply for any advertisements offered on the site by the advertisers. We shall not, under, any circumstances be held responsible for any actions of any advertiser or member featured on this website. Members and advertisers must acknowledge that castmedirect.com is not responsible or liable for any dealings or contracts between both parties including rates, payments and terms and conditions.

4. Castmedirect.com cannot be held responsible as to the accuracy of personal information of our members or advertisers. Advertisers or members must ensure that all information is correct prior to committing to castings or bookings.

Members and advertisers are responsible for ensuring that any material they post on this site and any communication or activity that they have through this site will not infringe intellectual copyright, right to privacy or any other rights of an individual or entity or breach any applicable law or be offensive, threatening, false, obscene, pornographic, misleading or unreliable.

All information provided to us must be complete and accurate. If your information changes you will be responsible for providing us with updated information and we shall not be held liable for any loss, damage or consequences as a result of inaccurate or incomplete information we receive.


5. Members and advertisers must ensure they have met their own legal obligations when agreeing a booking.

6. By agreeing to post jobs and castings advertisers agree that any casting information may be used on promotional activities conducted by castmedirect.com 

7. This service is provided in good faith by Castmedirect.com  No liability can be accepted for loss or expense as a result of using this Website. By using the Website you agree that in no circumstances shall we be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, including, but not limited to, loss of business or profits or any other financial loss, arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the Website, under any law or on any basis whatsoever whether contractual or otherwise. While we will endeavour to moderate the Website to remove all objectionable content, we will not be responsible for the quality, accuracy or fitness of the material and will not be responsible for any errors, viruses, incompatible software or interruption in service.

8. Advertisers must provide up to date contact information including proof of trading and a verifiable email address. castmedirect.com reserve the right to withdraw our service to advertisers at any time and without explanation.


Under 16’s

9. We allow Members under the age of 16 on the directory but all profiles and subscriptions must be verified by their parent or legal guardian. All contact information contained on our registration form must be that of the parent or guardian. Failure to provide the correct information may result in breach of contract.

Castmedirect.com reserve the right to contact the parent or guardian to verify all contact information.

10. Advertisers and members must understand their legal obligations when booking under 16’s for any type of performance. More information can be found under our resources section on the help pages. Castmedirect.com cannot be held responsible should these not be met.

Payments and subscriptions

11.  Advertisers may use this service free of charge when looking to post jobs or castings or to contact our members direct. Members may register for free but will receive a limited service. Free members may only load up 3 images to their own web profile and do not appear in search results and are unable to apply for jobs or castings. Should free members fail to upload images within 14 days of initial registration then castmedirect.com will reserve the right to delete thier account.  Paid membership allows full access to all of the features offered by Castmedirect.com. Prices can be found on the subscription pages.

12.  Payments by members for this service are by credit or debit card via paypal.

13.   Subscription to Castmedirect.com is by paypal recurring payments only, for which there is a one-time charge followed by recurring period charges as agreed to by you. By entering into this Agreement, you acknowledge that your subscription has an initial and recurring payment feature and you accept responsibility for all recurring charges prior to cancellation. Subject to these terms and conditions, the Contract shall continue until the subscription is cancelled by Members via Paypal. Once cancelled, members will still have full access to the site until the end of the current payment term.

14.    We reserve the right to change our prices at any time. Existing members will be notified no less than 14 days before their next period charge of any changes to our pricing structure.


15.    Castmedirect.com is not an agency and takes no commission or booking fees from their members or advertisers.

You may cancel your subscription at any time and request your information is withdrawn from the website, however, no refunds will be offered. You must contact paypal to cancel recurring payments no less than 24 hours prior to your next charge date.

You agree that no refund of any fees will be due to you in the event of your terminating your contract with us or failing to cancel your subscription or in the event of any breach of contract.

Castmedirect.com offer a 'refer a friend'  recommendation service to our members where we reward those who recomend new members to use our paid subsciption service for 1 year. We reserve the right to withdraw this at any time. We agree to honour outstanding rewards only up to the date that the promotional offer was withdrawn. 

We agree to pay any current registered member the sum of £5 for every new member that joins via the refer a friend email link. New members must join using the email address that was used to recommend by the existing member, failure to use the same email address will result in no reward being paid. New members must take out a new 1 years subscription and have used the site for 90 days prior to  the existing member being elegible for the reward. Should existing members cancel or not renew thier subscription before the 90 days has expired then they become inelegible and no reward will be paid.

  We reserve the right to increase fees or introduce new prices or charges at any time and all members will be notified no less than 7 working days before any changes are implemented.

Data Protection

16. Castmedirect.com does not share data, held on this website, to any other company. Advertisers and members can only communicate via our internal messaging system, should either party share personal contact information then they do so entirely at their own risk.

We can, under certain circumstances, share contact information as long as we have written permission to do so by the relevant party.