GoCardless’ Referral Programme allows you to receive a one-off fee for referring new customers to GoCardless. This “Agreement” (the referral terms and conditions below) sets out the terms which govern our Referral Programme. Participation in the Referral Programme is by invitation only, and you must agree to the terms and conditions set out in this Agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of this Agreement, you must not participate in our Referral Programme.
Referees into relation to the Services.
|Registered Office Address of Referrer||GoCardless Standard||GoCardless Plus||GoCardless Pro|
|within United Kingdom||£50 plus VAT||£50 plus VAT||£200 plus VAT|
|outside United Kingdom||€50||€50||€250|
involved in performing services for or on behalf of that Party or with this Agreement so comply.
What follows are the definitions used in the above terms and conditions – you can easily identify them, as they are capitalised when used in the Agreement:
Bribery Laws means the Bribery Act 2010 and associated guidance published by the Secretary of State for Justice under the Bribery Act 2010 and all other applicable UK legislation, statutory instruments and regulations in relation to bribery or corruption and any similar or equivalent legislation in any other relevant jurisdiction;
Business Day means a day other than a Saturday, Sunday or public holiday;
Control means the beneficial ownership of more than 50% of the issued share capital of a company or the legal power to direct or cause the direction of the management of the company and Controls and Controlled shall be interpreted accordingly;
Effective Date means the date of the last signature in the signature block to this Agreement, below;
GoCardless means the entity GoCardless Limited, with company number 074959895 and registered office address at Sutton Yard, 65 Goswell Road, London, United Kingdom EC1V 7EN;
GoCardless Plus means the pricing plan for the Services entitled “GoCardless Plus” on the webpage located at https://gocardless.com/pricing or its replacement, if applicable, from time to time;
GoCardless Pro means the pricing plan for the Services entitled “GoCardless Pro” on the webpage located at https://gocardless.com/pricing or its replacement, if applicable, from time to time;
GoCardless Standard means the pricing plan for the Services entitled “GoCardless Standard” on the webpage located at https://gocardless.com/pricing or its replacement, if applicable, from time to time;
Good Industry Practice the exercise of that degree of care, diligence and skill which would reasonably and ordinarily be expected from a skilled, professional and experienced person engaged in the same type of undertaking under the same or similar circumstances;
Guidelines means GoCardless’ conditions with regard to the depiction of the Marks, which can be found at https://brand.gocardless.com/ as may be updated from time to time;
Marks means the trade marks and marks of GoCardless included in the Guidelines, and as otherwise communicated by GoCardless to the Referrer from time to time;
Referral means the communication of the Referral Link by the Referrer to a Referee resulting in that Referee meeting the requirements set out in clauses 9b or 10c of this Agreement. Refer, Refers and Referred shall be interpreted in accordance with Referral;
Referral Date means, for each Referee, the date during the term of this Agreement on which the Referrer first Refers the Referee to GoCardless;
Referral Fee means the one-time payment which shall be payable in accordance with clauses 11 to 15 (inclusive) of this Agreement;
Referral Link means the unique hyperlink provided by GoCardless to the Referrer to be used when making Referrals and that results in a 30 day cookie being set, that allows GoCardless to track Referrals;
Referral Period means, 6 months from the Referral Date of the relevant Referee;
Referral Programme means the GoCardless referral programme;
Referee means a person who in the 12 months immediately preceding the Referral Date, has not been a customer of GoCardless or is not or has not been in discussions or negotiations with GoCardless to purchase the Services;
Referrer means the entity identified as the “Referrer” in the signature block to this Agreement;
New Supplier Form means a document provided by GoCardless to the Referrer entitled “New Supplier Form”, which must be completed in full by the Referrer and returned to GoCardless before the Referrer can receive amounts payable to it under this Agreement;
Relevant Contract means a contract for the supply of Services between GoCardless and a Referee arising from a Referral;
Services means direct debit and payment processing services as provided by GoCardless (also referred to as either GoCardless Standard, GoCardless Plus, or GoCardless Pro, as applicable);
Term has the meaning given in clauses 1 and 2 of this Agreement;
Year means the period of 12 months from the Effective Date and each successive 12–month period during the term of this Agreement.