3.1 A Registration Application offer is made by you when:
(a) you submit an application to attend or otherwise access a specified English Language Product at a particular venue or jurisdiction and for a particular date and/or time (if applicable) and/or virtually;
(b) you have agreed to these Conditions of Sale; and
(c) the British Council or its designated third party payment gateway provider (whichever is the earlier) receives a legitimate payment into its designated bank account, or the British Council otherwise receives such moneys in cash or bank transfer of the relevant funds associated with that English Language Product.
3.2 By submitting a Registration Application, you are:
(a) making an offer to attend or otherwise access the English Language Product subject to these Conditions of Sale; and
(b) confirming that you are at least 18 years of age.
3.3 A Registration Application may only be submitted by individuals who are at least 18 years old. Under 18s who would like to make a Registration Application should ask their parent or guardian to make the Registration Application on their behalf and confirm that they agree to these Conditions of Sale.
3.4 If you submit your Registration Application:
(a) through the Portal, then upon receipt by the British Council of the information described in clauses 3.1(a) and 3.1(b) in respect of your Registration Application, you will receive confirmation from the British Council acknowledging that it has received this information and confirming, subject to receipt of payment, the details of the English Language Product you shall be booked on (the “Acknowledgement”). When payment has been received in accordance with clause 3.1(c) a receipt shall be sent to you via a pop-up message or email or other form of electronic notification which you can print (“Booking Confirmation”). Such Booking Confirmation shall contain a copy of the Conditions of Sale.;
(b) in person, the British Council representative shall confirm, subject to receipt of payment in accordance with clause 3.1(c), the details of the English Language Product you are interested in, (the “Acknowledgement”). The Booking Confirmation shall be given to you or sent to you when payment has been received in accordance with clause 3.1(c). A copy of the Conditions of Sale will either be given to you in person as part of the Acknowledgement or as part of the Booking Confirmation
3.5 For the avoidance of doubt, if you undertake a booking online the Contract for that English Language Product will be deemed to have become legally enforceable when the Booking Confirmation pop-up, email, or other form of electronic notification is sent to you.
3.6 The Booking Confirmation will be deemed as confirmation of the British Council’s acceptance of your registration for the relevant English Language Product and this acceptance brings into existence a legally binding contract between you and the British Council on these Conditions of Sale (the “Contract”).
3.7 Unless cancelled earlier in accordance with the Conditions of Sale, the Contract shall terminate once the relevant English Language Product has been delivered in full, at which point the obligations set out in the Conditions of Sale shall cease (except for the restrictions on use of course materials set out in clause 11, which will continue forever).
3.8 If you have not received your Booking Confirmation within 72 hours after submitting your Registration Application, please contact us. No place will have been reserved for you until you are sent your Booking Confirmation. Details of how you can access an English Language Product which is delivered wholly or partially as a Digital Service will be sent to you either as part of the Booking Confirmation or separately by email or other electronic notification.