Terms & Conditions for Advertising with Focus Magazines

Applicable to both publications: The Ringwood Focus and The Fordingbridge Focus

  • All adverts are accepted by Focus Magazines on the understanding that all images, logos, photos, clip art or any other content used are copyright free. It is the advertisier's responsibility to obtain any necessary permissions for the use of any images, logos, photos, clip art or any other content that is used in their advert or editorial.


  • Any logos, images or photos supplied by the advertiser must be a minimum of 300dpi. Focus Magazines takes no responsibility for the print quality of any image, photo or logo supplied at a lower resolution.


  • It is the advertisers responsibility to check the advert PROOF and ensure that it is correct. No responsibility will be taken by Focus Magazines for any errors subsequently found after copy approval.


  • Any complete adverts supplied in JPEG, PDF or any other format will be inserted into Focus Magazines as supplied and will be assumed not to require copy approval. These files should be supplied at a minimum of 300dpi. No responsibility can be taken for the print quality of any advert supplied at a lower resolution. These files may require re-sizing to fit the appropriate space in the magazine.


  • Focus Magazines reserve the right to refuse/edit advertisements at our discretion.


  • Once an advertising package has been confirmed, either by an advertiser confirming by telephone call, email or letter no refunds can be given if the advertiser subsequently decides that they wish to cancel the advertising package.


  • Notification of any cancellation must be received before the copy deadline date, or within the period otherwise agreed.


  • All invoices are payable within 7 (seven) days of invoice date and in no circumstances shall the advertiser be entitled to make any deduction or withold payment.


  • Without prejudice to any other rights of Focus Magazines if the advertiser fails to pay the invoice price by the due date the advertiser shall not be allowed any discount given in that invoice or in any other way agreed and shall pay interest on any overdue amount from the date of which payment was due to the date of actual payment, on a daily basis at a rate of 4% p.a. over the current base rate and shall reimburse to Focus Magazines all costs and expenses (including legal costs) incurred in the collection of any overdue amount.


  • Any advert, editorial, article or design work which Focus Magazines has created cannot be used in any other publication or advertising medium (ie. website) without the written approval of Focus Magazines. A fee will be payable to Focus Magazines if an advertiser wishes to reuse any material in this way.