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1. National Association of Clubs for Young People (trading as Ambition) – terms and conditions for online purchases.

1.1 Ambition operates an online platform to sell membership services and events.

1.2 The following terms and conditions relate to the purchase of Ambition membership and events via the website and must be accepted to enable access to them.

1.3 These terms and conditions for online purchases should be read in conjunction with Ambition’s privacy and data protection statement.

1.4 Ambition reserves the right to change these terms and conditions from time to time without prior notification.

2. Definitions

In these terms and conditions, the following terms shall have the following meanings, unless otherwise stated:

2.1 The site – Ambition website at

2.2 Registered user – individual registered on the Ambition website –

2.3 Member – a registered user who is a member of Ambition–

2.4 Item or items – membership services and event fees.

2.5 Point of sale – the time at which a registered user confirms their intention to purchase the item.

2.6 Membership renewal date – annually, as defined by Ambition’s online system prior to the point of sale

2.7 Membership fee – £500 unless notified otherwise

3. General conditions

3.1 All details provided through the site for the purposes of purchasing items are correct at the time of purchase.

3.2 All communication with Ambition in respect of the purchase of items should be done through the site or by email to

3.3 As part of the registration process, all users must define a username, provide a valid email address and create a password. It is the responsibility of the registered user to ensure that every effort is made to keep the registration details secure and not to disclose them to anyone. Usernames cannot be transferred and registered users must not permit, either directly or indirectly, anyone other than themselves to use their username and password for the purchase of items.

3.4 It is the responsibility of the registered user to keep the username, password and contact details up-to-date.

3.5 These terms and conditions shall be governed in all respects by English law as if the contract was wholly entered into and wholly performed within England. The parties hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

4. Membership services and events – conditions of order processing

4.1 Membership services and events may be purchased using the following credit / debit cards: MasterCard and Visa.

4.2 Registered users may also request to pay for membership services and events by invoice. Members will be provided with an invoice automatically generated by the Ambition/Your Membership system.

4.3 Credit / debit cards are debited at point of sale as defined in clause 2.5.

4.4 Prices quoted on the site are inclusive of any VAT and represent the price that will be charged to the registered user’s credit or debit card at point of sale.

4.5 The contract is formed between Ambition and the registered user at the point of sale and will be confirmed by email to the address supplied through the site. This confirmation email amounts to our acceptance of your offer to purchase the item.

4.6 Members who register or renew will be given the option to auto renew on an annual basis. If this option is selected the member will receive a reminder at least 30 days in advance of the membership renewal date and the membership fee will be collected automatically if payment has previously been made by credit/debit card. This payment will be taken on the anniversary of the membership renewal date. Members may opt out of these recurring charges at any time by e-mailing at least 10 working days prior to the membership renewal date.

4.7 If the membership fee changes, members will be contacted via e-mail at least 60 days in advance of the membership renewal date to advise them of the change. Where this is not possible members will have a minimum of 30 days from the date the payment is taken to cancel their membership subscription, and receive a full refund.

4.8 While Ambition makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of prices on the site, errors may occur. Ambition will use their best endeavours to correct any errors as soon as possible and to notify registered users of any amendments where such amendment affects their purchase of an item. The registered user will be given the option to cancel their order or to reconfirm the purchase of the item at the amended price. Ambition is under no obligation to fulfil a purchase order for an item which was advertised at the incorrect price.

4.9 Purchased items are non-exchangeable, non-transferable and non-refundable except where the registered user can prove that the item was wrongly described or was incorrectly supplied. 

4.10 It is the responsibility of the registered user to submit refund claims within 14 days of point of sale. Refund claims should be requested via email to Refunds will be at the discretion of Ambition. Such refunds will be processed within 14 days of receipt of the claim. Ambition reserves the right to refuse a refund and their decision is final.

4.11 Registered users are able to cancel the purchase of an item prior to the point of sale, in which event no debit from the credit or debit card will be made by Ambition.

4.12 Ambition accepts no liability beyond a refund of the cost of the item.