In particular please note that the carriage and delivery services listed on this website (Services) are provided by persons who are licensed to operate as Fastway Couriers and are subject to Fastway Couriers’ Conditions of Carriage (Conditions of Carriage). These are available to download here.
This website is operated by Parcel Connect Limited, a company registered in the Republic of Ireland under company number 600547. Our registered office and trading address is at c/o Fastway Couriers, Ballymount Cross Industrial Estate, Ballymount Rd Lower, Ballymount Little, Dublin 24, D24 PX98, Ireland. Our VAT number is 3463087FH
The Carrier may assign, sub-contract or otherwise transfer a Contract, or any rights or obligations arising under it, at any time during the term of the Contract.
The Carrier does not accept for carriage Dangerous Goods or Hazardous Goods. If, in the opinion of the Carrier, any items, parcels or goods forming part of a Consignment are or are liable to become Dangerous Goods or Hazardous Goods, the Carrier reserves the right to remove and/or refuse carriage of such items, parcels or goods which may be destroyed, disposed of, abandoned or rendered harmless by the Carrier without compensation to, but at the cost in all things of the Consignor and without prejudice to the Carrier's right to its charges under these Conditions.
Any goods that are delivered to or collected from or otherwise stored at a Parcel Connect Store must not exceed:
All other goods for carriage and delivery must not exceed:
The following formulation may be used as a guide to the calculation of cubic conversion weight for purposes of clause 14.1 and clause 14.2:
length x breadth x height (in metres) x a cubic conversion rate of 250 = cubic weight.
By way of example, freight with the following dimensions meets the criterion:
0.80m x 0.4m x 0.4m x 250 = 32 cubic kgs
The Carrier does not accept for carriage:
The Carrier accepts certain items on an Owners Risk basis. Such items are not covered by the Carrier’s policy of insurance and include:
The Consignor is responsible for the packaging and labelling of any items, parcels or good accepted by the Carrier for carriage in accordance with these Conditions. Any goods tendered for carriage by the Consignor that are deemed by the Carrier to be insufficiently packaged or labelled and which are accepted for carriage by the Carrier shall be deemed to be at Owner's Risk.
The Consignor shall indemnify the Carrier against:
The Consignor shall not indemnify the Carrier in respect of losses occasioned to the Carrier that result from any failure to comply with these Conditions that fall into the following categories:
The Consignor shall be solely responsible for the conformity of any containers, packaging or pallets with any requirements of the Consignee and for any expense incurred by the Carrier arising from any failure to so conform.
All rights, powers, authorities, immunities of liability in these Conditions shall continue to have their full force and effect in all circumstances and notwithstanding any breach of these Conditions or negligence by the Carrier or any person entitled to the benefit of these Conditions or any of their respective agents, servants or officers.
If any of these Conditions or any provisions of a Contract are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term, condition or provision will to that extent be severed from the remaining terms, conditions and provisions which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.
The Carrier shall be entitled to collect, store and process personal data within the meaning of the Data Protection Acts 1988 to 2003 and GDPR 2018 regulations provided by the Consignor to the Carrier in connection with the Contract and the Consignor consents that such data may be disclosed by the Carrier to: