1. Plan, plan, plan
|Talk to the supplier. Can they offer
any immediate assistance or alternative? Register a complaint if necessary
and make a note the name of the person you talk to for future reference.
||Take photographs. These may be useful
evidence if you want to claim compensation.|
After the wedding
2. If you cancel
If you have cancelled for any reason then you are in breach of contract and the trader is entitled to keep any deposit that has been paid. They could also claim any expenses incurred under the contract such as purchasing special paper for invitations or ordering material.
Ask Essex Trading Standards to send you a copy of their free advice pack. To request your copy ring their 24 hour answer phone 01245 341888 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org now!
Also see 'Getting Married in Essex'.
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