Terms and Conditions
Terms and conditions for using this website
Please read the following terms and conditions in full before continuing to use our website. By logging in to (registering an account on) the website, creating an advertisement or submitting content to Marktplaatsbelgie you agree to and are bound by the following terms and conditions, without exception, and you agree to any representations made within these terms and conditions and associated terms described below. Failure to comply with the terms and conditions may result in your account(s) or advertisement(s) being removed from the website and associated fees may be forfeited as set forth in these terms.
Add an ad
You are the legal owner or official registered holder of the item or items you are advertising or you have express permission from the owner or holder to advertise the item. All submitted ads are manually checked (by humans) and we will continue to monitor ads and changes for abuse and suspicious activity. We reserve the right to edit/remove ads containing suspicious or misleading information at any time in our sole discretion without prior consent or warning. These terms apply to all advertisements and user-added content on the website.
By uploading an image alongside an ad submission, you agree that you have explicit permission to use the image. If an image is believed to have been published on this website without permission from the owner of the image, it will be removed without notice. By submitting images to this website, you agree that we may add, edit, modify or reuse images within the website and marketing activities on and off the site.
Some items may not be advertised on Marktplaats Belgium. Ads containing any of the following may be removed without warning:
- Paid entertainment for adults, e.g. escort agencies, toys for adults, entertainment for adults.
- Weapons including limited license items from other dangerous weapons including knives and guns.
- Medicines (whether or not restricted) of medicines with or without restriction in Belgium.
- Any item related to items that may be considered dangerous, misleading, illegal (with or without a driver's license), or inappropriate.
- Counterfeit items such as driver's licenses, false identification offerings, ancillary writing service agreements of any kind.
- Stolen items or items that are not in your possession.
Items may be removed without prior warning and notice. Enhanced Advertising Fees are non-refundable, in accordance with the refund policy as detailed below.
Advertisements may not:
- promote illegal products or services in accordance with local and national law
- engage in predatory advertising practices that may discriminate, harass or provoke other users of this website
- promote the sale or use of tobacco products or related items
- promote the sale or use of illegal, prescription, or recreational drugs
- promote the sale or use of unsafe supplements as defined by the description of this website
- promote the sale or use of weapons, ammunition or explosives, or any part thereof
- promote adult products or services except within the terms of this website, including nudity, suggestive wording, or images in suggestive positions
- contain misleading or false content
- use explicit language or unusual grammar according to the language used to create your ad
- promotion of non-existent functionality
- use "before and after" images, or other images or text implying unrealistic results
- promotes short term loans, payday loans or other financial advances unless the advertiser is licensed and regulated by the relevant local authorities
- Promote income opportunities unless full details of the opportunity are clearly described in the ad
- promote false or forged documents, including passports, immigration documents, driver's licenses (and other identification documents), degrees (and other educational certificates)
- promote content that leads to other web pages that contain irrelevant information or disruptive content
- contain or draw visitors to websites, emails, or other content that contains malware, spyware, or other intrusive and misleading content
- promote unauthorized streaming content or digital download of video or music with license restrictions
- promote gambling
- promote regional lotteries
- promote online pharmacies
- promote subscription services
- advertising branded content without explicit permission from the brand owner
- promote political advertising
- advertise any item, product or service that is not relevant to the category in which you are creating the ad
Failure to comply with the above restrictions may result in your ad being removed and your account restricted. By registering for the website with the intent to run one or more advertisements, you agree that you:
- are older than 18 years.
- are a Belgian advertiser and are geographically located in Belgium or the Netherlands
- are in full legal possession of the item you are or will be advertising.
- lawfully sells, rents or gives away any item or property and has no intent to defraud or illegally obtain money or goods as set forth in any or all of the Belgian and EU law(s).
- place your ad(s) in the most appropriate category in the list of available categories. E.g. a puppy should be advertised in "Pets > Dogs & Puppies" and not in "Home & Furniture" or "Agriculture > Livestock".
- Please specify the actual location of the advertised item.
- provide current, geographic contact information. False, spam, premium rate or non-geographic contact details will be removed.
Failure to meet any of the above requirements will result in your ad being terminated and your account may be suspended pending investigation. Your information and any information related to suspicious activity may be disclosed to legal or governmental authorities without notice.
You are the ad owner and as such you take full responsibility for the ad content and its legitimacy.
The website and related persons and third parties affiliated to the website are not responsible for the correctness of the classified advertising content. Advertisements and submissions and their content are the sole responsibility of the submitter. If you have good reason to believe that an ad (s) is being used illegally or is being used to misrepresent or defraud potential customers, please report the ad to us immediately using the "contact". form on our contact page or "Report Abuse" on the advertising page.
Business, commercial and / or commercial advertisers
It is required that any advertiser acting as a business, registered trade or commercial enterprise makes it clear in their ad that they are a business advertiser and not a private advertiser. You can easily do this in one of two (or both) ways:
- After selecting a category to advertise in, you will be presented with a drop-down list of options where you can select your advertiser type.
- By clearly stating that you are a business advertiser in your ad description.
It is recommended that business advertisers provide clear and accurate contact information including company name / trade name, trade address and phone number.
The website reserves the right to use advertising content, including images / photos, for its own marketing purposes.
Website content must be unique and may not be copied for use on other websites without our prior consent. & nbsp;
Sold, rented & amp; items no longer available
Once your item has been sold, rented, or no longer available to website visitors, you must log in to your account and archive or delete the ad as soon as possible. This is the only way to prevent other interested parties from contacting you through the website regarding your ad.
Disputing an ad
If you want to dispute an advertisement on this website, you should contact us with full details. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the ad content.
While every effort is made to ensure that ads get the best visibility and clicks, as well as maximum inquiries on the website, we (the website and any related parties) cannot guarantee exposure or sales by using classified ads to promote your sell items. through our website. Ads placed on the website are the sole responsibility of the advertiser and no guarantee is made that the information in classified ads is genuine or necessarily true. Always ensure items are legitimate and do not exchange money / goods before doing this. If you are in doubt or believe that you have been misled or attempted deception through this website, we recommend that you contact your local official authorities for assistant and provide them with details of the ad and any communication you have had with the seller. Paid advertisements on this website (obtained by selecting upgrade options when creating, renewing or changing your advertisement) are optional and only guarantee the selected upgrade options. There is no guarantee that your item will be sold or achieve significant additional exposure, although we make efforts to help you get your ad exposure. renew or change your ad) are optional and guarantee only the selected upgrade options. There is no guarantee that your item will be sold or achieve significant additional exposure, although we make efforts to help you get your ad exposure. renew or change your ad) are optional and guarantee only the selected upgrade options. There is no guarantee that your item will be sold or achieve significant additional exposure, although we make efforts to help you get your ad exposure.
From time to time, we may use the email address you provided us during registration to communicate with you about your ads, promotions, features and offers from us. Communication with you via email is divided into 2 categories:
- Substantive communication
- Marketing communications
Substantive communication is a mandatory function when advertising on this website. We will send you advertising inquiries and reminders through your provided email address. To stop receiving these emails, you must remove your ad (s) from the website.
Marketing communications may be sent to your registered email address from time to time. You can stop these marketing communications by "unsubscribing" via the link in marketing emails or by contacting us directly with an unsubscribe request.
Buyers should always inspect any item they intend to purchase, rent, borrow or use from the advertisement seller on this website to satisfy themselves as the consumer that the item is as described and functioning as expected and suitable for it. target. Advertisers must make all reasonable efforts to ensure the safety and functionality of each advertised item and the item description must clearly describe any defects, malfunctions or known issues in order to notify the consumer of a problem or potential problem in advance. The website owner (s) cannot take responsibility for the warranty of the security, suitability.
Any advertiser acting as a business, commercial trader, registered company or otherwise must state their business status within the ad. The option to do this is provided in the product description where business advertisers are required to provide their company status and business contact information. Business sellers are bound by their regular requirements under UK and / or EU law, including but not limited to: remote sales rules, warranties, guarantees and VAT.
Animals are living things and should be treated with respect and cared for properly. Always do your research before owning a pet. If you are unsure or unsure about your ability to provide proper care for an animal, do not consider purchasing a pet through our advertisements or any other source. Talk to a pet professional before committing to giving an animal a home.
Do not send money via wire transfers. This payment method is often difficult to track and does not offer refunds if your item is not genuine or has not been received.
Always meet the seller / buyer in a public place and be vigilant regarding cash or high value items with you.
Inquiry about the seller:
You should always keep an eye out for signs that you or your company where you buy your items online is trustworthy. As for pets, always ask about the parents of a baby animal whenever possible and talk to others who got a pet from the person or company.
Remember: When in doubt, we recommend that you always proceed with a purchase. We will always try to help you - Please contact us with your questions or comments.
Cost Refund Policy
Money paid to a seller on behalf of the purchase of a product or service advertised on this website must be requested directly from the seller as a refund. We (the website) do not handle these payments and are therefore not responsible for the money, the handling or any associated refund. You must request a refund directly from the seller.
Don't be part of the money until you've seen the item for yourself.
Additional information about payments and refunds
Subscription plans are complete and final and cannot be reversed once payment is made.
We provide full and comprehensive details for all plans you agree to when you sign up for a paid plan.
Refunds can only be granted if: Your plan is no more than 14 days old and either:
Your plan does not include items agreed upon prior to purchase
You cannot use your plan for more than 48 consecutive hours due to our fault - This means that the website was not functioning in whole or in part and this prevented you from creating new ads within your plan allowance or plan allowance functions.
Refunds will not be given in any of the following situations: The ad has started (meaning that the ad has appeared live on the website at least once), where a payment was made voluntarily, where an ad did not exceed a reasonable amount performed in accordance with the popularity of the website and the traffic usually associated with products within that category. No payment is due or refundable for ads posted that are not part of a paid subscription.
No refunds can be offered within 48 hours of the expiration of your subscription or after the plan has expired, regardless of the conditions above.
Paid categories require a fee to advertise items within that category before the ad is published. Rates vary between different paid categories and you will be notified of the fee when selecting the category. Only a handful of categories are paid categories and details of paid categories are below:
Paid categories include pets (and all pet subcategories).
Why are these categories paid?
Some of our categories are paid categories to allow us to ensure that advertised items within the category (s) are legitimate. The fee helps us determine that adverts posted are legitimate and that the seller is not advertising to "defraud" or mislead buyers.
Paid categories include:
Pets (and all pet subcategories) - & ad free
Warranties and Representations
You warrant and represent to us that: you are legally able to enter into binding contracts; you have full authority, power and capacity to agree to these terms and conditions; all information you provide to us in connection with your order is true, accurate, complete and non-misleading; and you will be able to offer or purchase advertised products in accordance with these terms and conditions. these general terms and conditions; Limitations and Exclusions of Liability, Nothing in these terms and conditions limits or excludes any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; limitation or exclusion of liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; restrictions in any way that are not permitted under applicable law; or exclude any liability that cannot be excluded under applicable law, and your statutory rights are not excluded or limited by these terms and conditions, except to the extent permitted by law.
The limitations and exclusions of liability set forth in this Section 12 and elsewhere in these terms and conditions are subject to and govern all liabilities arising out of these terms and conditions or relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions, including liabilities arising in contract, tort. (including negligence) and for violation of legal obligation, except to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these general terms and conditions.
We are not liable to you for any losses arising out of an event or events beyond our reasonable control.
We will not be liable to you for any losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, revenues, revenues, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunity or goodwill.
We will not be liable to you for any loss or corruption of data, databases or software, provided that if you enter into a contract with us under these terms and conditions as a consumer, this section does not apply.
We will not be liable to you for any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage, provided that if you enter into a contract with us under these terms as a consumer, this section does not apply.
You accept that we have an interest in limiting the personal liability of our officers and employees and, in view of that interest, you acknowledge that we are a limited liability entity; you agree that you will not make any claim against our officers or employees in respect of any losses you may suffer in connection with the website or these terms and conditions (this, of course, will not limit or exclude the liability of the limited liability entity) itself for the acts and omissions of our officers and employees).
Our aggregate liability to you in respect of any contract to purchase products from us under these terms and conditions will not exceed the greater of the total amount paid and payable to us under the contract.
We may immediately cancel a contract under these terms and conditions by notifying you in writing of the termination if:
you fail to pay on time and in full any amount owed to us under that contract; or
you are in a material breach of that contract.
If any illegal and / or unenforceable provision of these terms and conditions would be legal or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed deleted and the rest of the provision will remain in effect.
Rights of third parties
Any contract under these terms is for our benefit and your benefit and is not intended to be taken advantage of or be enforceable by any third party.
The exercise of the rights of the parties under a contract under these terms and conditions are not subject to the consent of third parties.
Law and jurisdiction
These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with UK law.
Legal and Legal Notices
We will not submit a copy of these terms and conditions in particular relationship to any user or customer and, if we update these terms and conditions, the version you originally agreed to will no longer be available on our website. We recommend that you save a copy of these terms and conditions for future reference.
These general terms and conditions are only available in the Dutch language.
You can contact us here at any time.