1. CARRIAGE SERVICES
1.1 Our agreement to carry you:
We agree to carry you and your luggage on the journey permitted by your ticket, on and subject to these General Conditions of Carriage.
1.2 Your ticket and wristband:
Your ticket and wristband are a record of our agreement to carry you or to arrange for your carriage. Your ticket is our property, and shall be returned to us on request. A ticket and wristband are personal and non transferable.
1.3 Seat reservations:
All reservations are subject to availability of seats on the service for which you request a reservation and you will not be given a reservation if no seats are available on the service. A reservation of a seat does not guarantee you a particular seat on a bus.
2. PASSENGER RESPONSIBILITIES
2.1 You must make sure you are on the correct service:
You are responsible for making sure that you meet any service on which you are traveling at the relevant boarding point.
2.2 You should arrive at the boarding point at least 30 minutes before departure:
(a) Arrival : You should arrive at the boarding point for a service at least 30 minutes prior to the timetable departure time for that service.
(b) Effect of late arrival: We may give your seat to another passenger if you arrive later than the scheduled departure time, in which case you will be considered to have missed the service. We shall not be liable to you if you miss any service as a result of your late arrival, and shall not be obliged to hold up any service to wait for you, or to provide a seat on any other service, if you miss a service.
3. BEING BUS RESPONSIBILITIES
3.1 Our obligation to carry you:
It is our obligation to carry you and your permitted luggage on the journey permitted by your reservation, on and subject to these General Conditions of Carriage.
3.2 We will not carry animals:
We will not carry dogs or any other animals.
4.1 Permitted Luggage: We will carry your luggage on and subject to these General Conditions of Carriage. You are allowed to take onto a service one or two medium sized suitcases or rucksacks (no more than 20kg per item, and one small piece of hand luggage).
4.2 Prohibited contents:
(a) Prohibited luggage: We are not obliged to carry any of the following items of luggage, and you may not bring them onto any bus: any weapons, drugs or solvents (other than medicines), live or dead animals, fish or insects or any items which in our opinion are unsafe or illegal.
(b) What happens if you take prohibited luggage: If you take any of these items onto any bus, we may remove them from the bus immediately on discovery, and leave them outside the bus, wherever they may be situated.
4.3 Identification of luggage: All luggage which is given into our custody should be clearly and appropriately labeled and include a contact telephone number where possible. We will not be obliged to carry any luggage that has not been labeled.
5. PASSENGER BEHAVIOUR
5.1 Required behaviour and prohibited behaviour:
You shall behave in a reasonable, sensible and lawful manner on a bus and at any station, comply with any request from a member of staff and you shall not: be abusive or threatening to any staff or any other person; or conduct yourself in a way which may endanger yourself, any bus or station or any person or property on board any bus or at any station; or behave in a manner which causes discomfort, inconvenience, damage or injury to other persons; or take onto any bus or into any station any alcoholic drinks or drugs (other than medicines) for the purpose of consuming them, or consume them on any bus or in any station, or consume or take any hot food onto the bus, such takeaway foods; or board any bus whilst under the influence of alcoholic drinks or drugs; or smoke.
5.2 Consequences of bad behaviour: If you fail to comply with any of the behaviour rules in Clause 5.1, or we have reason to believe you may continue any conduct in breach of those behaviour rules, we shall be entitled to restrain you, remove you from the bus, refuse you further carriage, cancel your ticket without refund, and take any other measures as we consider necessary to prevent continuation of such conduct.
6.1 By signing this General Conditions of Carriage document it is assumed that you have understood and accepted all of its content.
6.2 All Being Bus ticket reservations are final and non refundable.
6.3 If you give up traveling in any leg of your journey with the Being Bus by some unknown or known reason we will not be liable to refund you the ticket.
In the case of circumstances beyond normal control, such as war, civil or political unrest, actions and orders from the authorities, strikes, catastrophes, epidemics or other severe damages or highly unexpected factors the Promoter may cancel the Gathering, and the monies received will not be refunded.