The Boring Bit, Terms And Conditions.
Prices quoted on the website are simply a guide and assume the pick up address is within 20 miles or so road travel of Bude.
Please ask for your personal quote if you are further afield.
Bookings for boutique hire, weddings, tours and experiences will be fixed in the diary only after a 50% deposit has been received.
The balance is payable upon the start of the hiring, or for weddings a day or two before the big day.
Cancellations And Postponements.
Cancellations for Boutique hire, tours and experiences within a week of the event will incur a 10% charge.
Cancellations for Boutique hire, tours and experiences within 48 hours of the event will incur a 50% charge.
Postponements within 48 hours incur a 10% charge.
(Cancellations or postponements of experiences and tours due to predicted bad weather will not incur a penalty.)
Wedding cancellations and postponements.
Postponements within a month will incur a 10% charge. Cancellations within a month will incur a 50% charge.
Cancellations and postponements Due To COVID.
In the event you have to cancel your hiring due to COVID related circumstances any deposit paid will be "held on account" for you to use against future services or returned at our discretion.
There is no penalty for postponement.
(We don't want to catch it!)
Refunds Of Deposits Paid To Us By Zettle Link Or Card.
Refunds of all deposits paid by Zettle payment link or card shall incur a 5% charge to cover transaction charges levied by Zettle.
Refunds of deposits paid by bank transfer directly to us incur no charge.
In the event of a breakdown or other unforeseen circumstance which prohibits The Little White Taxi from attending your booking or completing your journey / experience, any money paid will be totally refunded. No further liability will be accepted beyond this.
Negative effects of alcohol and other drugs (Prescription or otherwise).
Whilst we want you to have a good time, if party members are showing signs of intoxication to the extent that they are a danger to themselves or other people, the tour/experience shall be cancelled and the deposit forfeit.
The driver's decision is final and no discussion shall be entered into.
It is your responsibility to inform us if any member of your party is intolerant of any food group at the time of booking a Cream Tea Ride or tea and cake extra to a hiring.
Tour and Cream Tea Ride Risk Assessment.
It is your responsibility to ensure every member of your party is familiar with this document. The link is on the home page.
*Wedding And Boutique Hire Extra Mileage.
Extra mileage is charged at 30 pence per mile for the first 100 miles, thereafter charged at the standard taximeter rate as set by Cornwall Council.
If you are uncontactable when the "paid for" time expires the taxi shall wait an additional quarter hour before it is assumed the taxi is no longer required and the hiring shall terminate.
We Are Based In Bude
It is assumed that tours, experiences, wedding hire and boutique hire start from the Bude area.
There may possibly be an extra charge for a pick up at address away from Bude. Please ask.
Gift card Terms.
Our Gift Cards may be used for full or part payment for any service offered by The Little White Taxi.
No change will be given if the gift card balance exceeds the cost of the service.
In the event that the gift card balance exceeds the cost of the service the card will be altered by the driver to show the new value.
The gift card value will only ever be altered to a lower value.
A record of all gift cards issued and their value is kept by The Little White Taxi and any discrepancy between the card and the record shall render the card invalid.
The card is valid for twelve months from the date of issue.
The card has no cash value.
For hirings begun and finished within the district of North Cornwall the taximeter must, by law, be engaged for the entirety of the hiring. If at the end of the hiring the amount displayed on the meter is less than the agreed price for the hiring the hirer is entitled, by law, to pay the lower price. However an itemised receipt can be issued for taxi hire as the per meter rate plus costs for special carpet rental, ice bucket rental, glassware rental, flowers and other decorations, as well as tour guide services as appropriate to the total of the agreed price.
Prices will be clearly stated before the time of booking. If you are not happy with the price, please do not book the service.
Possessions are left unattended in The Little White Taxi entirely at their owners risk.
We reserve the right to refuse your booking without explanation.
Alcohol licensing requirements.
Complimentary wine is not a requirement of engagement of The Little White Taxi.
Apply to no 8 Clear space for a completely complimentary 187ml bottle of wine.
Please note there are no set hours that somebody will actually be at the address and the offer is limited to one bottle per person and is dependant upon wine being in stock.