Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Welcome to BigHippo.co.uk!

These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of Big Hippo’s Website, located at www.bighippo.co.uk.

By accessing this website we assume you accept these terms and conditions. Do not continue to use BigHippo.co.uk if you do not agree to take all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.


The website uses cookies to help personalise your online experience. By accessing BigHippo.co.uk, you agreed to use the required cookies.


Unless otherwise stated, Big Hippo and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on BigHippo.co.uk. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may access this from BigHippo.co.uk for your own personal use subjected to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

  • Republish material from BigHippo.co.uk
  • Sell, rent or sub-license material from BigHippo.co.uk
  • Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from BigHippo.co.uk
  • Redistribute content from BigHippo.co.uk

This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.

Parts of this website offer an opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions and information in certain areas of the website. Big Hippo does not filter, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their presence on the website. Comments do not reflect the views and opinions of Big Hippo, its agents and/or affiliates. Comments reflect the views and opinions of the person who post their views and opinions. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, Big Hippo shall not be liable for the Comments or for any liability, damages or expenses caused and/or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website.

Big Hippo reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which can be considered inappropriate, offensive or causes breach of these Terms and Conditions.

Hyperlinking to our Content

The following organisations may link to our Website without prior written approval:

  • Government agencies;
  • Search engines;
  • News organisations;
  • Online directory distributors may link to our Website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Websites of other listed businesses; and
  • System wide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organisations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our Web site.


Without prior approval and written permission, you may not create frames around our Webpages that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Website.

Content Liability

We shall not be hold responsible for any content that appears on your Website. You agree to protect and defend us against all claims that is rising on your Website. No link(s) should appear on any Website that may be interpreted as libellous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.

Your Privacy

Please read our Privacy Policy.

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Website. You approve to immediately remove all links to our Website upon request. We also reserve the right to amen these terms and conditions and it’s linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our Website, you agree to be bound to and follow these linking terms and conditions.

Removal of links from our website

If you find any link on our Website that is offensive for any reason, you are free to contact and inform us any moment. We will consider requests to remove links but we are not obligated to or so or to respond to you directly.

We do not ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we promise to ensure that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.


To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website. Nothing in this disclaimer will:

  • limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury;
  • limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
  • limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
  • exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

The limitations and prohibitions of liability set in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort and for breach of statutory duty.

As long as the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

In the UK, the legal status of cannabis seeds is quite unique. It is legal to buy, sell, and possess cannabis seeds, but it is illegal to germinate them without the appropriate licences. Here is an overview of the governing law and important considerations:

Legal Status:

  • Possession and Sale:
    Cannabis seeds can be legally bought and sold in the UK. You can purchase seeds from reputable sources such as BigHippo.co.uk
  • Germination and Cultivation:
    Germinating cannabis seeds and growing cannabis plants is illegal without a specific licence from the Home Office. This licence is typically granted for medical research or industrial purposes. Cultivating cannabis without this licence can result in severe penalties, including fines and imprisonment.

Key Points to Consider:

  1. Source of Purchase:
    Ensure you buy cannabis seeds from a reputable and legal source, such as BigHIppo.co.uk – This reduces the risk of legal issues and ensures the quality of the seeds.
  2. Purpose of Purchase:
    It is important to note that cannabis seeds are intended for collection purposes or as souvenirs. Using them for cultivation without a licence is against the law.
  3. Licensing for Cultivation:
    If you wish to grow cannabis plants legally, you must obtain a licence from the Home Office. This process involves strict regulations and compliance with security and agricultural standards.

Potential Legal Changes:

The legal landscape surrounding cannabis is evolving globally, and there is ongoing discussion in the UK about potential changes to cannabis laws. While there is interest in the decriminalisation or regulation of cannabis for recreational use, no significant changes have been made recently. Staying informed about legislative developments is crucial if you are involved in the cannabis seed market.

Need Help?

Contact us at info@bighippo.co.uk for questions related to these Terms and Conditions.