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Digital downloads on this website are covered under the The Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 (“The Regulations”).

Please note according to Section 37 of The Regulations:

Supply of digital content in cancellation period
37.—(1) Under a contract for the supply of digital content not on a tangible medium, the trader must not begin supply of the digital content before the end of the cancellation period provided for in regulation 30(1), unless—

(a)the consumer has given express consent, and
(b)the consumer has acknowledged that the right to cancel the contract under regulation 29(1) will be lost.
(2) The consumer ceases to have the right to cancel such a contract under regulation 29(1) if, before the end of the cancellation period, supply of the digital content has begun after the consumer has given the consent and acknowledgement required by paragraph (1).
(3) Paragraph (4) applies where a contract is cancelled under regulation 29(1) and digital content has been supplied, not on a tangible medium, in the cancellation period.
(4) The consumer bears no cost for supply of the digital content, in full or in part, in the cancellation period, if—
(a)the consumer has not given prior express consent to the beginning of the performance of the digital content before the end of the 14-day period referred to in regulation 30,
(b)the consumer gave that consent but did not acknowledge when giving it that the right to cancel would be lost, or
(c)the trader failed to provide confirmation required by regulation 12(5) or 16(3).

By clicking the “Buy now” button and then clicking the download link, you are giving the express consent and fully acknowledge that you will waive your rights to cancel the contract under Regulation 29(1). Going beyond statutory requirements, you will be given another opportunity to confirm your express consent and acknowledgement at the download page.

If you wish to purchase a digital product from The Civil Engineering Exam and exercise your rights to the 14-day cancellation you should email us at and we will process a separate payment which allows you to download after the 14-day period has lapsed.

The following extra information is provided pursuant to Schedule 2 of The Regulations

The Authors and creators of the digital products are all bound by the relevant codes of conduct of their Professional Institutions.

As a sales contract, rather than a services contract, The Civil Engineering Exam, a website wholly-owned by The Structural Exam Ltd., is under a legal duty to supply goods that are in conformity with the contract. The description of the goods being bought are available on each of its sale pages.

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Although every precaution has been taken to verify the accuracy of the information contained
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