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Terms and ConditionsScottish Longhouse at the Highland Folk Museum

At Ar Turas we offer professional Genealogy services through our Ancestry Research.

Once a commission is agreed you will be asked to pay a deposit of 50% of the total fee by bank transfer or by credit or debit card via PayPal. Alternatively you can pay by personal cheque. The remainder of the fee does not fall due until you have received the finished product. All fees should be paid in UK pounds sterling unless otherwise agreed. If fees are not paid in UK pounds sterling an additional handling charge will be incurred.


Please write to us with any complaint you may have about our services or products.

Ar Turas

33 Burnbank Grove




EH20 9NX


Terms and Conditions of Sale


1. The 'Company' means Ar Turas. The 'Purchaser' means the person whose order is accepted by the Company. The 'Recipient' means the person who receives goods produced by the Company and purchased by the Purchaser.


2. The prices quoted are not affected by VAT.


3. As soon as an order is placed, the Purchaser is deemed to have agreed to, and is bound by, the terms and conditions herein described by the Company.

4. A contract of sale is deemed to exist as soon as the Company dispatches an email message to the Purchaser, confirming that the Company has received the Purchaser's order, regardless of whether the Purchaser receives the confirmation email or not.


5. The Company will use their reasonable endeavours to deliver goods promptly but accept no liability for delay in delivery for any cause.

6. The Purchaser may incur additional import duties and custom charges levied by local customs against orders dispatched to addresses outside the United Kingdom. These are levied at the port of ingress on a consignment-by-consignment basis and the Company cannot predict if they will be charged or influence if and how they may be levied.

Statutory Rights

7. Nothing contained in these Terms and Conditions of Sale affects or will affect the statutory rights of the Purchaser or the Recipient in relation to the quality, fitness or description of the goods supplied.


8. Any dispute to be governed by Scottish Law.



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We exclude, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws, and save in respect of death or personal injury arising from our negligence, all liability of any claims, losses, demands and damages arising directly or indirectly out of, or in any way connected with, your use or inability to access the Ar Turas  website and its associated services.

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the Ar Turas  website is fully operational and error-free we cannot guarantee this and therefore accept no responsibility for any defects and/or interruptions of the Ar Turas website and shall be released from our obligations under these Terms and Conditions in the event of any cause beyond our reasonable control which renders the provision of the Ar Turas website and its associated services impossible or impractical.

Ar Turas  and the hosts of this website accept no responsibility for, and exclude all liability in connection with, browsing this site, downloading any material from it and from all the matters listed above. Ar Turas makes no (and expressly disclaim all) representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, with respect to this site, including, but not limited to, any liability for errors, inaccuracies, omissions and warranties of merchantability.


The contents of this website (including all text and artwork) are protected by copyright. You may view or download any part or parts of this site for private purposes but you are not permitted, without our permission, to:

a) store this site or any part of this site for purposes other than those set out in this paragraph,

b) print out copies of this site or any part of this site except for your own personal or private viewing purposes,

c) reproduce, copy or transmit this site or any part of this site in any way, for any purpose or in any other medium.

All copyright, design right and other intellectual property rights in our designs and products and in the images, text and design of this website are and will remain the property of Ar Turas. Any infringement of these rights will be pursued vigorously.

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