Policies & Terms
The following applies only to purchases made through the Melbourne Music Centre Online Store.
For any purchases made directly through our retail store Melbourne Music Centre, kindly contact the store for further information. You can call us on 03 95782426.
Orders and Confirmation
Orders may be placed by telephone or online at www.melbournemusiccentre.com.au. Acceptance of orders is entirely at the discretion of Melbourne Music Centre.
Orders are not accepted by Melbourne Music Centre until we provide you with an email confirmation of your order.
So that the Melbourne Music Centre can provide our customers with prompt service, we request that you provide us with your correct contact details at all times when placing orders.
Prices and Payment
We accept VISA, Mastercard, PayPal, Afterpay
Please note prices may be subject to change at any time, especially in the case of items showing as Call For Availability.
All products displayed on the Melbourne Music Centre website are generally in stock (unless out of stock is indicated in listing) and available to ship to the customer within 3 business days of receipt of order and payment.
Shipping times are estimated at between 3-7 business days or more depending on your location within Australia.
Unless otherwise specified, all of our prices are in Australian dollars (AUD) and include GST (Goods and Services Tax).
Items that display the FREE DELIVERY ribbon entitle you to FREE SHIPPING on that product.
When placing orders that combine FREE DELIVERY items and NON-FREE DELIVERY items, you will only be charged shipping on the NON-FREE DELIVERY items. FREE DELIVERY items may be dispatched via Parcel Post - Standard Service or via Standard Post envelope.
When adding items to the Shopping Cart or Checking Out enter your postcode in the field provided as normal.
No shipping charge will appear as shipping is free on this item.
If you place an order combining items with FREE SHIPPING and items that have a shipping fee, only the items with a shipping fee will display shipping method and cost.
Due to software limitations, please disregard the Express Shipping option and select Parcel Post- Standard Service at cart & checkout.
Next Business Day Shipping Guarantee
We will guarantee your goods will be dispatched no later than the next business day after your order is received. We often dispatch same-day on orders received before 1 pm.
Tracking information is supplied via email.
Except for print orders and small items such as strings, cables or accessories which are able to fit in an available letter or PO BOX, we require someone to be present at the place of delivery to confirm delivery.
Risk in the goods passes to the customer upon delivery to the given address.
Should an order be returned to us due to the reason that the delivery address supplied by the customer was incorrect or needs to be re-directed at the customer's request, the fees to re-deliver the order will be passed on to the customer.
If you do not agree with the incurred fees for the re-delivery you may cancel your order however the incurred fees for the return of the product to us will be deducted from your refund.
We ship most orders with Australia Parcel Post to a home or business address.
Risk in the goods passes to the customer upon delivery to the given address.
All Online Deliveries are made Monday to Friday Only.
We are unable to advise delivery times or call prior to delivery, however, we will provide you with, when available, a consignment number or Parcel Post details so that you may track your delivery.
Large and Bulky Items
This means your item exceeds allowed Australia Post weight and dimensions. Due to these restrictions, you will be unable to complete our regular checkout In these cases, alternative shipping methods will need to be arranged. So, we can assist you with placing your order and arranging delivery, please call us on 03 95782426 or email email@example.comUpon receipt of your enquiry, you will be provided with a freight quotation and order total. Until this quotation is agreed by you, you are under no obligation to continue with your order.A Melbourne Music Centre representative will assist you in finalizing payment and shipping arrangements. Your goods will be shipped by courier of our choice to your residential address.Depending upon location this method can incur a considerable expense, especially when dispatching to remote areas (NT, Outback WA, Regional SA, Regional NSW & North QLD).It’s the customer’s responsibility to be in attendance to sign for the delivery. Extra charges will apply for redelivery if the address is unattended at the time of original delivery and goods will not be released by the freight company until extra fees are paid.In some cases, we can arrange for the goods to be drop-shipped from our supplier’s warehouse. Melbourne Music Centre will inform you if this option is available.
The following conditions will apply;
Delivery to NON-RESIDENTIAL OR INSTITUTIONAL/BUSINESS addresses must be during regular Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm daytime business hours.
Someone MUST be in attendance to sign for the delivery.
These conditions DO NOT include businesses operating out of DOMESTIC premises in RESIDENTIAL areas.
Click & Collect
You are welcome to visit our Retail store to collect your order in person. To do this you will need to apply the CLICK & COLLECT discount code during checkout to avoid freight charges being applied at checkout. Your order must be paid in full before it can be released.
PLEASE READ:In choosing the Click & Collect option you are agreeing to pick up your order from our retail store.No Click & Collect orders will be dispatched to customer’s address.
Things to consider;
When choosing the Click & Collect option to pick up your order in person from our retail store, please enter the CLICK & COLLECT discount code in the box provided at either the shopping cart page or checkout page.If making your payment Via Pay Pal express you will enter your code from the 'Review Your Order Page' when you are redirected back to Melbourne Music Centre from Pay Pal.Please visit our CLICK & COLLECT Information page located on our Home Page to see visual examples of how to Apply Discount Code CLICK&COLLECT
When your order is ready for collection, a confirmation email stating that “Your order is now ready for Pick up” will be sent to your email address and a copy of the Invoice will have also be sent as your proof of purchase.
Please bring your Invoice and valid ID with you to the store when collecting your order.Without a copy of your invoice, your order cannot be released.Melbourne Music Centre is open 7 days a week.
Business Hours Mon to Fri 10.00am to 6.30pmSat & Sun 10.00am to 5pm.Please check our home page for Public Holiday Hours.
At Melbourne Music Centre Online, all products are checked by our experts before dispatch. All of our products are sold with FULL MANUFACTURERS WARRANTY and may not always come with original packaging due to the original manufacturers packaging being deemed unsuitable for shipping. Packaging may be opened for inspection prior to dispatch.
Melbourne Music Centre ACCEPTS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR FAULTY OR DAMAGED GOODS NOT REPORTED WITHIN 48 HOURS OF DELIVERY.
All new products are sold with the supplier's limited warranties. The terms of the warranty vary depending upon the supplier and product.
Please call Melbourne Music Centre for further details. Except to the extent required by law or to the extent otherwise specified, Melbourne Music Centre provides no separate warranty.
Return Policy (New Items)
You may be entitled to a refund, repair/exchange or credit, if the goods you have purchased from our store are faulty, significantly different than described features advertised, or do not fulfill the purpose for which they were advertised. Manufacturer’s warranties apply where applicable. Misuse of items will not be covered by warranty.
Returns Must come with a copy of the original receipt and original packaging.
As a courtesy, we will consider store returns for a period of 14 days for Store Credit or Exhange ONLY, and then only if the returned goods are;
- In the condition which the goods were purchased with the original packaging. ( Please Note: The condition of the item is to be determined exclusively by Melbourne Music Centre).
- Are returned with a copy of the original receipt for proof of purchase.
If either of these requirements is not met, the Melbourne Music Centre will not sanction a return. .Melbourne Music Centre is a small family business, NOT a National Corporation. As such, we cannot offer refunds for people who have simply changed their minds or have fallen on harder times and need the funds for other purposes.We are not responsible for any costs incurred from a change of mind return, such as postage or travel costs. Returns to be determined at the discretion of the vendor.
Return Policy (Second Hand Items)
At Melbourne Music Centre, we strive to provide our customers with second-hand items that meet their expectations. Please read through our return policy for second hand items.
1. Eligibility for Returns:
The only time we will consider a return for a second hand item is if the item is clearly broken or non-functioning unless sold otherwise. This does not include minor cosmetic defects (general wear & tear, scratches, dings) or minor electrical issues that naturally arise from vintage/old gear (vintage hum, scratchy pots etc). We do our best to list all known defects with the second hand items we sell.
We pack these items appropriately for delivery and we do not accept liability for any damage that is caused as a result of shipping. We recommend paying extra for insurance if it is being sent with Australia Post. Keep in mind if a courier is used, no extra insurance can be purchased and it is being sent at your own risk.
2. Non-Returnable Items:
WE DO NOT ACCEPT RETURNS OF SECOND HAND ITEMS ON CHANGE OF MIND. If you cannot come into the store and try the item yourself, please take time to make your decision as we do not accept change of mind returns for second hand goods.
3. Inspection and Approval:
If an item is accepted for return, we will inspect it upon it's arrival. If there is any extra damage, whether it be due to shipping or the customer, we reserve the right to not initiate a refund/exchange.
4. Return Shipping Costs:
Customers are responsible for the cost of return shipping and insurance as per our shipping policy.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding our return policy, please contact our customer service team on 03 9578 2426.
By making a purchase from Melbourne Music Centre, you agree to and accept the terms of this return policy.
Please Note items made from natural materials such as wood or animal skin have varied finishes from product to product and thus may not look exactly as depicted in an image or described.
Because prices, product descriptions and availability can change quickly, Melbourne Music Centre does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of information on this website and will not be responsible for any typographical errors or errors in illustrations, pictures or descriptions.
All item descriptions, images, product logos, availability and pricing are subject to change at any time without notice. It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that any purchase decisions are based on current information by contacting the online team on 03 95782426 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Products represented on this website are not always in stock.
All item descriptions, images, product logos, availability and pricing are subject to change at any time without notice. It is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that any purchase decisions are based on current information by contacting the online team 03 95782426on or email email@example.com.
When purchasing from Melbourne Music Centre your financial details are passed through a secure server using the latest t 256-bit SSL (secure sockets layer) encryption technology.
No card details are retained once your purchase is completed.
If you have any questions regarding our security policy, please email our customer support centre: firstname.lastname@example.org
Melbourne Music Centre is committed to adopting the highest standards to safeguard customers' personal information.
Melbourne Music Centre collects personal information about customers in order to conduct its retail business. Melbourne Music Centre is obliged to collect, use, disclose and hold personal information in compliance with the National Privacy Principles in the Privacy Act 1988.
The type of personal information collected may include a customer’s name, address, telephone numbers, e-mail address, what was purchased, date of purchase, information on how you use our products and services and how much you spend, information on your browsing activity when visiting one of our websites, and personal preferences regarding musical instruments. This information helps us develop and make available products to suit your needs.
How Melbourne Music Centre may use Customers’ Personal Information;
The personal information you provide Melbourne Music Centre may be collected, used and disclosed for a number of purposes connected with our business operations, which include:
Processing your orders or applications;
Providing you with products and/or services requested;
Billing you or administering your account;
Dealing with requests, enquiries or complaints and other customer care related activities;
Carrying out market and product analysis and marketing our products and services generally;
Registering your details and allocating or offering you rewards, discounts or other benefits and fulfilling any requests or requirements you may have in respect of our loyalty or reward programmes and other similar schemes;
Carrying out any activity in connection with a legal, governmental or regulatory requirement that we have to comply with or in connection with legal proceedings, crime or fraud prevention, detection or prosecution.
Melbourne Music Centre will also use customer information to enable it to market its products and services to customers, where customers have given consent to do so.
To opt-out of receiving Melbourne Music Centre marketing materials, customers can “unsubscribe” by selecting this option on any emails received from Melbourne Music Centre, by advising any Melbourne Music Centre sales consultant or by sending an email to email@example.com requesting to be unsubscribed. You can also send updates of your personal information to this email address, or advise a sales consultant, to ensure your details are correct and up to date.
Please note that if you have an account with Melbourne Music Centre, you will still be sent essential information about your account.
Sharing Customers’ Personal Information
Our service providers who assist us in providing our services, including organisations that assist us with archival, research, mail and delivery, auditing, management consulting, financial and legal advisory, banking, security or technology services,law enforcement agencies to assist in the prevention of criminal activities.
Security of Personal Information
Melbourne Music Centre will take all reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information collected, used or disclosed is accurate, complete, up-to-date and stored in a secure environment protected from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.
How to access your Personal Information
Upon your request, Melbourne Music Centre will provide access to your personal information held by Melbourne Music Centre, except in certain prescribed circumstances, including emergency situations, specified business imperatives and law enforcement or other public interests.
Additional information for users of our Websites
If you visit a Melbourne Music Centre website to read, browse or download information, our system may record information such as the date and time of your visit, the pages you accessed and any information you may have downloaded. This information is used for statistical, reporting, website administration and maintenance purposes only.
Like many websites, our Websites may use "cookies" from time to time. Cookies are small text files that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognise your browser. Cookies may also be used to record non-personal information such as the date, time or duration of your visit, or the pages accessed, for website administration, statistical and maintenance purposes. Any such information will be aggregated and not linked to particular individuals. The default settings of browsers like Internet Explorer always allow cookies, but users can easily erase cookies from their hard-drive, block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. Please note that some parts of the Website may not function fully for users that disallow cookies.
Terms & Conditions
All content appearing on this website is the property of Melbourne Music Centre, you may view, copy, print and use content of this Web Site for your own personal use only.Nothing contained herein is conferring any grant of right to use any intellectual property of Melbourne Music Centre or any third party.Melbourne Music Centre does not bear any responsibility for the contents, availability, operation, performance of websites to which this website is linked or from which this website can be accessed.Melbourne Music Centre assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or veracity of any statement made by third parties on this website.This Web Site may contain references to products and services that are not available in your country.Melbourne Music Centre reserves the right without prior notice to discontinue products other items or to change specifications at any time without incurring any obligations to any party.Access to this Web Site may be monitored from time to time. Use of this Web Site constitutes consent to such monitoring.While Melbourne Music Centre makes all reasonable efforts to ensure the correctness and completeness of the information provided on this Website, Melbourne Music Centre is not responsible for errors appearing on this Web Site.Melbourne Music Centre reserves the right to make changes to this site and to the terms and conditions of use at any time.Melbourne Music Centre does not warrant that this site or the server on which it is installed are free of harmful components such as viruses.If any of the terms and conditions of use of this site shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, this shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.