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Terms & Conditions

Nikon Professional Services ("NPS" or “the Program”) Terms and Conditions ("Terms and Conditions"):

By applying for NPS Membership, you hereby accept and agree to abide by these Terms & Conditions, and any additional terms and conditions as may be added from time to time by Nikon Singapore Pte Ltd (“Nikon”).

1. ELIGIBILITY FOR NPS MEMBERSHIP

1.1 Applicant must be 18 years of age or older at the time of enrollment.

1.2 Applicant must be a local citizen or residing in Singapore with proof.

1.3 Applicant must be a professional photographer which is defined as; a full-time, self-employed individual, or an employee of a professional imaging business, who plays a direct role in the creation of moving or still images for third parties on a professional basis.  

Eligibility for Regular category is defined as:

    •  Applicant must be a professional photographer,
    •  Applicant must own no less than one (1) unit of Nikon FX DSLR or at least one (1) unit of Nikon D500
    •  Applicant must own a minimum of three (3) NIKKOR lenses
    •  Applicant must provide verification of the above requirements and any additional supporting documents upon request by Nikon Singapore.

Eligibility for Plus category is defined as:

    •  Applicant must be a professional photographer
    •  Applicant must own no less than two (2) units of the following models: D5, D4S, D4, D850, D810, D810A, D610, D750, D500, Df
    •  Applicant must own a minimum of three (3) NIKKOR lenses
    •  Applicant must provide verification of the above requirements and any additional supporting documents upon request by Nikon Singapore.

1.4 The prevailing requirements as stated above and also in https://www.nikon.com.sg/en_SG/nps/requirement.page shall apply for each application or membership renewal.

1.5 All applications for membership to the Program are subject to Nikon’s approval, in its sole discretion, with or without reason. Applicants are not eligible for membership if they have been previously expelled or terminated from the Program, any predecessor to the current Program. Nikon is not obligated to notify any applicant of their application status, or give any reasons for rejection.

2. VALIDITY OF NPS MEMBERSHIP

2.1 Your NPS Membership is only valid insofar as you remain eligible and fulfils the qualifying criteria for NPS Membership at all times as stated in Clause 1.3. This includes, but is not limited to, continued personal possession of equipment and ownership or partnership in the company that were offered as fulfilment of the criteria of your initial application. Nikon may at any time ask the NPS member for proof of such continued eligibility, and reserves the right to invalidate, with finality, NPS Membership terms that are no longer found to conform to the qualifying criteria.

2.2 Subject to this Clause 2, NPS Membership is valid for a term of two (2) years, and is renewable subject to Nikon's terms and conditions as amended from time to time.


2.3 During the term of your NPS Membership, you are required to promptly inform Nikon of any changes in the information which you have provided to Nikon in your application for NPS Membership, including but not limited to your contact details, profession or employer and the details of your registered Nikon products and/or equipment.

3. MODIFICATIONS TO THE PROGRAM

3.1 Nikon may change, revise, edit or otherwise modify the Program at any time by posting updated Terms and Conditions on the NPS website, or by otherwise notifying member by email, mail, or other delivery means.

4. TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP

4.1 You understand and agree that any failure to adhere to any of these Terms and Conditions or any other features of the Program may result in termination of your membership by Nikon.

5. NPS TIERED MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

5.1 Upon approval of your NPS Membership, you will be eligible to receive the following benefits according to the NPS membership category you are registered in. The benefits are non-transferrable and subjected to changes from time to time, in Nikon’s sole discretion:

REGULAR MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

    •  Welcome Gift & one time issuance of Membership card
    •  5x Complimentary Check & Clean (each DSLR or lens is considered as 1 session)
    •  10% discount on repair services (on labour only)
    •  Discount on equipment rental via Camera Rental Centre
    •  Discount on studio rental via STUDIO THREESIXTEEN
    •  Try Before You Buy Program (*Complimentary trial of selected equipment before purchase)
    •  Subscription to NPS latest news and updates
    •  Discount on selected Nikon School Advanced workshops & seminars
    •  Overseas NPS support network. For overseas support, member must contact local NPS office to make pre-arrangements and support is provided on case by case basis. Services provided may vary for each country. Members must provide their NPS member ID, personal identification, and proof of accreditation to receive services at overseas service centre or service depot.


PLUS MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

    •  Welcome Gift & one time issuance of Membership card
    •  10x Complimentary Check & Clean (each DSLR or lens is considered as 1 session)
    •  20% discount on repair services (on parts & labour only)
    •  Discount on equipment rental via Camera Rental Centre
    •  Discount on studio rental via STUDIO THREESIXTEEN
    •  Try Before You Buy Program (*Complimentary trial of selected equipment before purchase)
    •  Service back-up loan (subjected to availability)
    •  Special assignment loan ( 2 equipment per membership year)
    •  Subscription to NPS latest news and updates
    •  Discount on selected Nikon School Advanced workshops & seminars
    •  Overseas NPS support network. For overseas support, member must contact local NPS office to make pre-arrangements and support is provided on case by case basis. Services provided may vary for each country. Members must provide their NPS member ID, personal identification, and proof of accreditation to receive services at overseas service centre or service depot.


5.2 Welcome gift and membership card is strictly limited to one time issuance per new membership enrolment only. Nikon reserves the rights to change or remove the gifts without prior notice. Any reissuance of membership will be charged at S$10 per piece.

5.3 NPS Membership benefits will be provided in accordance with these Terms and Conditions which are also found in https://www.nikon.com.sg/en_SG/nps/benefits.page will be subjected to availability and changes from time to time, in Nikon’s sole discretion.

6. REGISTRATION OF YOUR NIKON PRODUCTS/EQUIPMENT

6.1 All benefits and privileges shall only be extended to Nikon products which have been purchased from Nikon's authorised dealers in Singapore, and which have been with Nikon via an online application on the NPS Site. Non-registered products/equipment do not qualify, and shall not be eligible, for the benefits and privileges.

6.2 Nikon reserves the right and sole discretion to reject any Nikon product for registration if it has not been purchased from a Nikon authorised or approved dealer in Singapore.

7. LOANED EQUIPMENT

7.1 Service back-up loan or Evaluation Loan equipment (“Loaned Equipment”) will be available only to members with currently valid memberships that are currently in good standing. You acknowledge that all loan requests will be reviewed by Nikon Singapore, and that requests are subject to Nikon’s approval and the available in-stock inventory. You acknowledge and agree that the Loaned Equipment is loaned to you solely for use in accordance with these Terms and Conditions and other instructions provided by Nikon. You acknowledge that all Loaned Equipment that is loaned to you is owned by Nikon SIngapore and may not be loaned, sold, encumbered or otherwise transferred by me, or to a third party. Product requested under Evaluation loan should not be already owned by the member.

7.2 You acknowledge that Nikon Singapore reserves the right to recall any item of Loaned Equipment, for any reason, at any time upon notice.

7.3 In the event that you fail to return the Loaned Equipment when due, Nikon Singapore may invoice you for the full retail value of the loaned equipment and you will pay such invoice within thirty (30) days of receipt. Failure to return any Loaned Equipment, and/or pay such invoice may result in the suspension or termination of your membership privileges in the Program, and/or the seeking of legal or equitable relief, in Nikon Singapore sole discretion.

7.4 You will return the Loaned Equipment as directed by the terms above, in good condition, reasonable wear and tear excluded. You agree to protect the Loaned Equipment against shock, impact, water damage, sand, dirt, and other harmful substances which may cause damage to the Loaned Equipment, and other situations and climates that may cause damage to the Loaned Equipment.

7.5 You agree to reimburse Nikon for any loss, theft or cost of any repairs to, or replacement of, the Loaned Equipment necessitated by damage to the Loaned Equipment while on loan, including any damage caused by improper packaging of the Loaned Equipment for its return to Nikon..

8. USE OF THE SITE AND ITS CONTENT

8.1 Your use of your NPS Membership ID and the Site shall be governed by these Terms and Conditions and the Site's Terms of Use, which may be found here http://www.nikon.com.sg/en_SG/nps/nps_terms.page.

9. PARTICIPATION IN NPS MEMBERS' PHOTOGRAPHY EVENTS

9.1 Participation in NPS Members' photography events is subjected to your successful registration for each event, and the terms and conditions governing such event registration.

9.2 In the event of unexpected circumstances, Nikon may in its sole discretion elect to cancel NPS Members' photography events.


10. TERMINATION

10.1 Nikon may at any time in its sole and absolute discretion terminate your NPS Membership or take any other action it deems necessary and/or appropriate, if it believes that you have violated any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions or any other terms and conditions imposed by Nikon.

10.2 Nikon may terminate or suspend your access to and use of the Site at any time, without liability and for whatsoever reason or cause, without notice.

11. OTHER CONDITIONS

11.1 You agree that Nikon may collect, use, disclose or transfer personal data which you have submitted in accordance with Nikon’s latest Privacy Policy, a copy of which is available at http://www.nikon.com.sg/en_SG/about/privacy

11.2  Nikon shall treat your personal data in accordance with Nikon’s protocols, applicable laws and regulations and Nikon's latest privacy policy. The personal data supplied by you will be used for the purpose ("Purposes of Use") of:

(a) maintaining Nikon's records relating to you and Nikon products;

(b) operating the NPS program and facilitating Nikon to provide you with benefits under the NPS program

(c) sending you information relevant to Nikon products and services and other Nikon advertising and promotional materials;

(d) determining the amounts outstanding from you to Nikon (if any); and/or

(e) any other purposes relating thereto.

11.3 Nikon may at its sole discretion and without prior notice, modify, suspend or terminate the NPS Membership Program, and/or modify the terms and conditions of NPS Membership and/or the privileges and benefits granted to NPS Members in such manner as Nikon deems fit. As such, Nikon recommends and advises you to visit this web page and in particular to examine Clause 1.2 carefully to review the prevailing Terms & Conditions governing the NPS Membership.

11.4 Your NPS Membership shall not be construed as being granted by Nikon any authority to act for or represent Nikon. You shall not have any right to use any trade names, trademarks, logos and/or any other intellectual property rights of Nikon.