Legals & Privacy Policy.


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Terms & Conditions


Welcome to the Meantime website. This site is provided by Meantime Brewing Company a Subsidiary of Asahi Europe. All references to ‘our’, ‘us’ or ‘we’ are references to Meantime a Subsidiary of Asahi Europe and its associates.

By entering this website you agree to the following terms and conditions (“terms”) and to the Privacy Policy.


1. Minimum age

This website is not intended to be accessed if you are under 18 years old or below the minimum legal age for lawfully purchasing alcohol in the country, state, province or territory from which you are viewing this website. Before accessing these sections of the website, you will be asked to confirm your age.

2. Content disclaimer

Your use of this website (including downloading material or links to other websites) and your use and reliance on content published on this website are at your own risk. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we expressly exclude any representations, conditions, terms or warranties regarding merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose or reasonable care and skill which might otherwise be implied or incorporated into these terms, whether by statute, law or otherwise.

Except where it is expressly stated to the contrary, we do not represent or warrant:

the accuracy or completeness of the material published on this website;
the availability of this website or its operation without error or interruption;
the compatibility of this website with your computer system and software;
that this website is free from infection in the nature of a virus.
3. Limitation of our liability

This limitation does not apply to any death or personal injury caused by our negligence or for our fraud. We shall not be liable for any loss or damage incurred by you, whatsoever, which may have been caused by your use or attempted use of this website or any content published on it.

4. Intellectual Property

All intellectual property rights in the content of this website (including without limitation trade marks, images and logos) are either owned by us or are used by us under licence, and are reserved to us. You acquire no rights in the content of this website except the limited right to use the website in accordance with the terms. When the content has been pulled through from social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram then it will be governed by the rights of those websites. You shall retain all of your ownership rights in your user submissions, but you are required to grant limited rights to Asahi Europe and other users of the website. In return for using the website and the services, you grant Asahi Europe a non-exclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, transferable licence (with full right to sub-licence) to use your user submissions in any media format and through any media channel in perpetuity and free of charge. Such use shall include reproducing, copying, editing, adapting, making derivative works from, making available for download, synchronising, displaying, publicly performing, transmitting, broadcasting, publishing, distributing, sub-licensing and deleting your user submissions.

5. Use of this website

You are welcome to use this website in accordance with these terms and may print and/or download information from this website for your personal, non-commercial use.
You may not:

link this website to any other website, or frame any part of this website, without our prior agreement;
hack this website, use this website to transmit computer viruses or use this website for any illegal purposes; or
misrepresent or amend content that you copy from this website or use such content without publishing the copyright and other proprietary notices we use in connection with such content, in the same manner and form as used on this website.
If you are in breach of these terms or our Privacy Policy we may suspend or block your access to this website.

6. Hyperlinks

Links to other websites are provided for your convenience. We do not endorse or approve these websites or their operators and you download, browse and use such websites at your own risk and without any liability on our part.

7. Variation.

We may amend, modify, update or discontinue the operation of this website or any content published on it at any time without prior notice to you. We may also amend these terms from time to time.

8. Governing Law and Interpretation

If any provision of these terms is held to be void, voidable, illegal or otherwise unenforceable; this shall not affect the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions of these terms.

These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of England


Meantime is committed to promoting responsible drinking, as well as delivering a positive experience for our fans.

Our Twitter, Instagram and Facebook platforms are for the fans and we encourage you to leave comments, photos, videos and links. However, we will review all posts, removing those that are inappropriate, offensive, or are in breach of these rules.
Specifically, we will remove posts that:

• Defame abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others
• Are racist, sexist, homophobic, sexually explicit, abusive or otherwise objectionable
• Contain swear words or other language likely to offend
• We know or suspect may break the law or condone or encourage unlawful activity. This
includes publishing, posting, distributing or disseminating any defamatory, infringing,
obscene, indecent, misleading or unlawful material or information
• Advertise products or services for profit
• Are made to appear as if they have been posted by someone else
• Repeatedly post the same message, or are unrelated to Meantime - ‘spam’
• Include personal contact details such as telephone numbers, email and postal
• Describe or encourage activities which could endanger the safety or well-being of
others, including the abuse of alcohol
• Are made by a person under the legal drinking age, or include a photo that features
someone who is (or appears to be) under 25
• Portray over-consumption or irresponsible drinking in a positive light
• Endorse drinking while driving, operating any type of machinery, or engaging in other type of activity that requires concentration to avoid injury
• Imply that drinking alcohol results in any type of medical benefits
• Imply that alcohol consumption is essential to business, academic, sporting or social
• Imply that Meantime or any other alcoholic drink is good because it has a high
alcohol content
• Condemn anyone who chooses not to drink alcohol
• Discuss drinking alcohol in relation to any type of illegal or anti-social behaviour

Meantime reserves the right to adjust these rules as needed and to delete comments or photos for reasons not stated in this list.
By using our platforms you agree to comply with these house rules and the Twitter/Facebook/Instagram terms and conditions.
Comments and other material posted by users of this site do not reflect the opinions of Meantime, nor does Meantime confirm their accuracy.
If you would like to alert us to any inappropriate use of this page as specified above, please send us a direct message from the social media page.


Payment can be made by Visa, Visa Electron, MasterCard, American Express, Delta, and Maestro debit cards and any other methods which may be clearly advertised on the Website from time to time. Payment will be debited and cleared from your account upon dispatch of your order by Meantime Brewery. You confirm that the credit/debit card that is being used is yours or that you have been specifically authorised by the owner of the credit/debit card to use it. All credit/debit card holders are subject to validation checks and authorisation by the card issuer. If the issuer of your payment card refuses to authorise payment to Meantime Brewery we will not be liable for any delay or non-delivery. We will take all reasonable care, in so far as it is in our power to do so, to keep the details of your order and payment secure, but in the absence of negligence on our part we cannot be held liable for any loss you may suffer if a third party procures unauthorised access to any data you provide when accessing or ordering from the Website.


The satisfaction of our customers is of paramount importance to us and we pride ourselves on excellent quality and service. We ensure that exceptional care and attention is taken in the manufacturing, packaging and delivery of our products. We try to ensure that every product sent out reaches you in perfect condition and we hope that you are always delighted with your purchase.

If we do not have your required size in stock (in relation to clothing) you can email us to register your name on a waiting list. You will receive a full refund in this instance, providing the products are returned to us according to conditions stated in our returns policy. There may be occasional instances when your size (in relation to clothing) may be shown as available when in fact it has sold out. In this case you will also receive a full refund.

However, if you are not satisfied with the product that you have chosen you can either request for a full refund or exchange for another size. We will only accept products that are unused and in the original packaging. Failing these conditions, the products will be returned to you and you will not receive a refund.

To request a refund/exchange, please notify us by email or telephone within 7 days of receiving your order. Please state the product, your full name and contact details, as well as whether you wish to have an exchange or refund. Only merchandise purchased at full-price will be entitled to refunds. Sale purchases are final and will only be exchanged or repaired at our cost if there is a manufacturing fault.

Please note that returns are only accepted for web/mail orders and requests must be made within 7 days of receiving your order. Late returns will be refunded or exchanged at our discretion. Purchases made at our boutique are not refundable except in the case of a manufacturing fault.

Upon receiving your request, you will be issued with a Returns Code by email. Please write this code on the original receipt and include it with the product you wish to return or exchange. You must return your purchase within 7 days of notifying us. Refunds and exchanges will not be issued if you do not return your purchase within 7 days of notifying us of your request. Approved refunds will be credited to the credit card used during the original transaction within 30 days and will exclude shipping costs. Customs duties and sales taxes will only be refunded to customers with a delivery address within the EU.

In the case of an exchange, please remember to state clearly, the size you require. Should the required size be unavailable and provided the products are in their original unworn condition and returned with the original packaging within 7 days of notifying us, a refund will be issued.

We recommend that items are returned to us via a recorded delivery service to ensure that they are protected and insured during transit.



When booking a brewery tour at the Meantime brewery you agree to the following terms and conditions.

  1. That you are or will be over 18 years of age on the date of the tour.
  2. That we will refuse to admit you to the premises if you appear to be intoxicated or under the influence of prohibited narcotic substances upon your arrival.
  3. That vehicles parked within the Lawrence Trading Estate compound are left entirely at their owners’ risk.
  4. That Meantime Brewing Company reserve the right to reschedule or cancel the tour without notice, for whatever reason, but will refund all monies in full.
  5. That you will inform us prior to our accepting the booking of any medical condition or physical impediment about which we would need to be aware in order to eliminate or anticipate any potential health and safety issue.


  1. These terms and conditions apply to any competitions taking place across Meantime Brewing Co. By entering a Competition, entrants agree to be bound by these conditions.
  2. Meantime Brewing co reserves the right to cancel or amend Competitions or the Rules at its sole discretion and without notice in the event of any event outside Meantime Brewing Co’s reasonable control.
  3. In the event of any dispute regarding the conditions, conduct, results and all other matters relating to a Competition, the decision of Meantime Brewing Co shall be final and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into.
  4. Employees (or members of the families or households of employees) of Meantime Brewing Co are not eligible to enter the Competition. Meantime Brewing Co reserves the right not to award a prize (and to select an alternative winner) if Meantime Brewing Co is aware or has reasonable grounds to suspect that a winner is not eligible for these reasons.
  5. The address you provide with will be used to send any prizes so please make sure this is correct. Competitions are only open to residents of the United Kingdom and you are not eligible if you are resident outside of the United Kingdom.
  6. Competition is only open to entrants over the age of 18.
  7. There is no charge to enter a competition.
  8. Prize winners will be notified via email or phone call. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable or failure to reply as specified in the notification (and within the time stated) may result in disqualification.
  9. Typically Meantime Brewing Co will have all your details and will be able to send you your prize. Where Meantime Brewing Co requires a winner to claim a prize claims must be made in the manner and within the time specified on the Competition Notice. Failure to claim a prize within this time or in the manner specified may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.
  10. Prizes are non-transferable and there is no cash alternative.
  11. Prizes are awarded at Meantime Brewing’s discretion and no prizes will be awarded as a result of improper actions by or on behalf of any entrant.
  12. Meantime Brewing Co cannot accept any responsibility for any damage, loss, injury or disappointment suffered by any entrant entering a Competition or as a result of accepting any prize.
  13. Any personal data relating to entrants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and best practice. Data relating to entrants will be retained by Meantime Brewing Co for a reasonable period after the competition.

Privacy Policy

Protecting our users personal data is an important concern for Meantime Brewery.

Personal data is information that identifies you, e.g. your name, your address, e-mail or postal address. Meantime only collects information when you volunteer it when registering your details for online payment. It is our policy not to sell, trade, or otherwise give away to third parties the names and personal information of our clients.


Meantime will use your personal data if you have agreed to receive emails when registering exclusively for purposes of individual customer care, to give you access to special information, or for general communication with you. Meantime will neither sell your personal data to third parties nor market it elsewhere unless you give us permission to do so.


You control the information you provide Meantime about yourself. However, if you choose not to share your information with Meantime please be aware that you may be unable to access some of the areas of the web site such as online payment and will be impacting on the level of service we can provide you.

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