Specimen Tackle

Terms & Conditions


This website is run by Specimen Tackle based in South Africa.

Welcome to our website. Specimen Tackle is a specialist fishing tackle store.

If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use which, together with our privacy policy, govern Specimen Tackle’s relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

The term ‘Specimen Tackle’, ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website. The term ‘you refers to the user or viewer of our website.

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 trademarks 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 South Africa.

  • Comments will be moderated. Links to offensive sites will be removed.

  • You retain ownership and responsibility for your comments. By commenting, you provide Specimen Tackle with a license in perpetuity to publish them in whole or part on any domains operated by us. Please note that this is to ensure that if we ever change domain names we are able to take your comments with us, rather than to use comments out of context.


Use of the website and/or the website service is at your own risk. The website and the website service is provided on an “as is” basis. To the maximum extent permitted by law: (a) Specimen Tackle disclaims all liability whatsoever, whether arising in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise in relation to the website and/or the website service; and (b) all implied warranties, terms and conditions relating to the website and/or the website service (whether implied by statute, common law or otherwise), including (without limitation) any warranty, term or condition as to accuracy, completeness, satisfactory quality, performance, fitness for purpose or any special purpose, availability, non-infringement, information accuracy, interoperability, quiet enjoyment, and title are, as between Specimen Tackle and you, hereby excluded. In particular, but without prejudice to the foregoing, we accept no responsibility for the conduct of any user and/or account holder of the website and/or website service; any error, delay, or failure in the transmission of any communication between users and/or account holders; any technical failure of the internet, the website and/or the website service; or any damage or injury to users or their equipment as a result of or relating to their use of the website or the website service. Your statutory rights are not affected.

Specimen Tackle statute or otherwise, as a result of or in connection with the website and/or the website service, for any: (i) economic loss (including, without limitation, loss of revenues, profits, contracts, business or anticipated savings); or (ii) loss of goodwill or reputation; or (iii) special or indirect or consequential loss.

If Specimen Tackle is liable to you directly or indirectly in relation to the website, that liability (howsoever arising) shall be limited to five hundred rands (ZAR 500).

Nothing in these terms shall be construed as excluding or limiting the liability of Specimen Tackle or for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for any other liability which cannot be excluded by South African law.

Neither Specimen Tackle nor any of its agents or representatives shall be liable for any damage, loss, or liability of whatsoever nature arising from the use or inability to use this website or the services or content provided from and through this website.

Furthermore, Specimen Tackle makes no representations or warranties, implied or otherwise, that, amongst others, the content and technology available from this website are free from errors or omissions or that the service will be 100% uninterrupted and error-free. Users are encouraged to report any possible malfunctions and errors.

This website is supplied on an “as is” basis and has not been compiled or supplied to meet the user’s individual requirements. It is the sole responsibility of the user to satisfy itself prior to entering into this agreement with Specimen Tackle that the service available from and through this website will meet the user’s individual requirements and be compatible with the user’s hardware and/or software.

Information, ideas, and opinions expressed on this site should not be regarded as professional advice or the official opinion of Specimen Tackle and users are encouraged to consult professional advice before taking any course of action related to information, ideas, or opinions expressed on this site.

All items purchased from Specimen Tackle are made pursuant to agreements with shipping and delivery agents and risk of loss pass from Specimen Tackle to such agents upon delivery of any item to such carrier.

Neither Specimen Tackle nor any of its agents or representatives shall be liable for any damage, loss, or liability of whatsoever nature arising from the use or inability to use any product sold on this website.


Placing an item in a shopping basket or adding it to a wish list without completing the purchase cycle does not:

  • constitute an agreement of sale between Specimen Tackle and users cannot hold Specimen Tackle liable if such items are not available when the purchase cycle is completed later; and/or

  • constitute an order for such an item; and

  • Specimen Tackle may remove such an item from the shopping basket or wish list if no stock is available.

An agreement of sale between Specimen Tackle and a user only comes into effect if and when:

  • a credit card authorisation is received from the issuing bank; or a deposit of an electronic transfer is reflected on Specimen Tackle’s bank statement (and only if such payment is received within 5 (five) business days after completion of the purchase cycle); or

  • a direct deposit is reflected on Specimen Tackle’s bank statement (and only if such payment is received within 5 (five) business days after completion of the purchase cycle.

  • Specimen Tackle reserves the right to refuse to accept and/or execute an order without giving any reasons.

  • Specimen Tackle also reserves the right to cancel orders in whole or in part as circumstances dictate. Specimen Tackle shall only be liable to refund monies already paid by the user.

  • Specimen Tackle shall take all reasonable efforts to maintain correct prices. However, should errors occur and items are offered at incorrect prices, Specimen Tackle will not be obliged to sell goods at such incorrect prices and shall only be liable to refund monies paid.

Payment options accepted
Payment may be made via Visa, MasterCard, Diners or American Express Cards or by bank transfer into the Specimen Tackle bank account, the details of which will be provided on request.

Merchant Outlet country and transaction currency
The merchant outlet country at the time of presenting payment options to the cardholder is South Africa. Transaction currency is South African Rand (ZAR).


The stock of certain items on offer may be limited. Specimen Tackle shall take all reasonable efforts to discontinue the offer as soon as stock is no longer available. However, should items still be offered after stocks are sold, Specimen Tackle shall only be liable to refund monies where it is unable to fulfill orders at advertised prices.


Gift Vouchers cannot be exchanged for cash and is not transferable or assignable. Vouchers may be redeemed at https://specimentackle.co.za towards the purchase of products listed in the online catalog or alternatively, may be redeemed at any of our branches towards the purchase or products available in-store. Vouchers cannot be redeemed at any affiliate websites.


Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:

  • You may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only

  • You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material

  • You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.

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