Terms of sale

These terms of sale apply to all products sold on Le Comptoir Geologique website. All orders leads to a tacit acceptance of these terms .

Items : 

All the photos of the articles on the site correspond to those articles (unless otherwise stated), however colors can vary slightly, this could for example be induced by the settings of your monitor, as well, size and weight of the samples are indicative and may vary slightly with the reality, no claim to these subjects can be made. Weighing of precious materials are made with an electronic precision balance and weights are given in carats (1 carat = 0.2 g). 

Price and billing : 

Prices are quoted in Euros and are applicable only to the date of sending confirmation of the order by the customer. They do not include delivery charges, billed as an extra, and indicated before the final validation of the order. The full payment must be made when ordering, unless indicated specific offer on the website. At no time, payments can not be regarded as down payments. The invoice is sent by mail after the settlement and will not be attached with the goods, within the framework of sustainable development policy. The company Le Comptoir Geologique is subject to the taxation of micro enterprise and should simply state "VAT non applicable, article 293 B of CGI" on its invoices. 

Availability : 

All sale items are available online, however a period of update is necessary for the site after a command. Thus it is sometimes possible for buyers who have found items are still available for sale. In the case of unavailability in a command, Le Comptoir Geologique committed to repay the full amount of the article available and shipping associated with it. 

Payment : 

The settlements are made either by check or cash or by credit card via Paypal within 10 days after checkout. Shipping charges are the responsibility of the buyer's expense and are indexed by the Post Office. 

Informations provided by the buyer : 

All information made by the client buyer at the time of the order binding him; Le Comptoir Geologique can not be held liable for consequences in case of errors relating to the delivery address of the debtor or the command. 

Delivery :

Delivery proceed by "colissimo" (max letter if the size and value warrants) or  "recommended colissimo", via La Poste, packages are sent within 7 working days after receipt of payment. The client buyer is responsible for the mode of transmission and therefore the insurance chosen. Shipping charges are automatically calculated based on the weight of the samples purchased. Some specimens may have fixed delivery charges, said the samples are sent in separate packages to avoid any risk of breakage during transport. The site is scheduled for international deliveries, it is necessary to indicate the country of destination to have the corresponding charges. The international deliveries carried out in "international colissimo", small objects (with a size not exceeding 3 x 10 x 10 cm and weighing less than 2 kg) can be sent by registered mail without insurance. Customs charges may be applied. Each sample is carefully wrapped in paper, plastic bubble and cotton  for the most fragile. Le Comptoir Géologique, in no way, be held liable for loss, theft or destruction, partial or total of samples shipped. . So, you MUST CONTROL the condition of the goods with your postal agent prior to their acceptance, refuse the package if there is a problem and mail us (postmaster@le-comptoir-geologique) for a compensation awarded to you (see the "colissimo" terms of sale on La Poste website or in a post office, or other modes of transmission, depending on your choice of shipping method). If  there is a problem and you have not controlled your goods we cannot refund you...

Guarantees : 

All minerals and fossils on the site are selected for their good quality. If this quality did not correspond to the expectations of the customer, pursuant to Article L121-16 of the Consumer Code, the same customer has a period of seven days from delivery of the order . During this period the consumer can return, at its expense, the products do not suit him. However, only the products returned in perfect condition and in their original packaging or sent colissimo distinction may be reimbursed. All returns must be reported prior to the Service of the store by email at: postmaster@le-comptoir-geologique.com 

Respect of identity : 

Intelligence information collected for the purpose of sales is required, this information is essential for processing and routing of orders and invoices. In accordance with the law "Informatique et Libertés", the processing of personal data relating to customers of the boutique Le Comptoir Geologique has been registered to the Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL): N ° 1336611 

The client (Article 34 of the Act of 6 January 1978) have a right of access, rectification and deletion of data. 

Legal informations : 


The photos on this site belong to Comptoir Geologique, the purchase of a sample allows you use internet pictures of said sample in a non-profit (discussion forum, blog, website, etc ...) to the only to show the words: "Copyright ©. Comptoir Geologique" in or on the photo. 
Express agreement, any non-payments by the deadline will result in the acceleration of amounts due, the intervention of a litigation and liability, as damages and penalty clause of an allowance equal 15% of the amount owed, plus interest and statutory court costs if any. 

Litigation and responsibility : 

The shop Le Comptoir Geologique can not be held liable for damages of any kind, bodily or material that could result from misuse of products, including through the practice of lithotérapie or any other kind of use: massage, etc... 

In case of litigation, only the Commercial Court of Clermont-Ferrand will have jurisdiction . 

Legal notice : 
Le Comptoir Geologique 
3 rue des gages 
63360 Saint-Beauzire 
FRANCE

RCS of Clermont-Ferrand 509 344 164 
APE 4791A 
N ° SIRET: 509 344 164 0001 7 

Le Comptoir Géologique has been declared to the Commission Nationale de l'Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL): registration number 1336611 

The website is hosted by NUXIT - 400 Avenue Roumanille BP 309 - 06906 Sophia Antipolis Cedex - FRANCE

Total or partial reproduction of the site, photos, text or logo without permission is prohibited, articles L.713-2 and the Code of intellectual property.