Electric Vehicle Charging Terms and Conditions of Use

By using the EV Charging Stations, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing the EV Charging Stations. Please refrain from using the EV Charging Stations  if you disagree with any of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

Definition of Terms

  1. “Charging Station” means an EV charging unit that the Users and Megaworld Corporation owns and that is suitable for charging an EV and includes all equipment associated with the charging unit.
  2. “EV” means a motor vehicle registered for use on public roads whose main source of power is electricity stored in an on-board battery or batteries (including hybrid models).
  3. “Terms and Conditions” means the terms and conditions stated in this document, as may be updated from time to time.

Use of EV Charging Stations

  1. As Megaworld Corporation provides the EV Charging Station as a free service, it reserves the right to charge for such services at any given time without notice to the Users.
  2. Users agree to exert all efforts in using the EV Charging Stations in accordance with the instructions provided or displayed on or near the Charging Stations. Megaworld Corporation has the right to make changes to such instructions without prior notice. 
  3. Users are accountable if their EV is compatible with the service. If Users wish to use the EV Charging Stations, they may refer to the user manual of their vehicle to see instructions, guidelines or recommendations of the said vehicle.
  4. Users agree to take all reasonable efforts to recharge their EV in accordance with the guidelines in the driver’s handbook of the vehicle being charged.
  5. Users agree to only use, or attempt to use, the EV Charging Stations for recharging an EV that is compatible with said Charging Station.
  6. Users agree not to use the EV Charging Stations in a way that will put the EV Charging Stations, the Users, any other person, the User’s EV or any other person’s EV at unnecessary risk.
  7. The User’s use of the EV Charging Station must be fair and reasonable, and must not be excessive. If, in Megaworld Corporation’s discretion, it considers that the usage is unfair, unreasonable or excessive, Megaworld Corporation may immediately suspend, modify or restrict User’s access to the EV Charging Stations.
  8. When using the EV Charging Stations, User agrees to keep the area around the EV Charging Stations clean and tidy, and to comply with any reasonable request Megaworld Corporation makes when User is using the EV Charging Stations including any request to immediately suspend, modify or restrict User’s access to the EV Charging Stations.
  9. Megaworld Corporation may at any time and for any reason refuse access to the EV Charging Stations.
  10. Megaworld Corporation does not guarantee, and is under no obligation to ensure the availability, compatibility with a User’s EV, or performance of the EV Charging Stations.
  11. Megaworld Corporation cannot and will not guarantee that connecting the User’s EV to the EV Charging Stations will result in a successful and timely recharge of the User’s EV’s battery or batteries.
  12. Megaworld Corporation cannot guarantee an uninterrupted supply of electricity to the EV Charging Stations. 
  13. This service is unmanned, thus, Megaworld Corporation accepts no liability for any damage which occurs during the use thereof and Users shall be held accountable for any disruption or damage on the property as a result of their use thereof, and User will use the EV Charging Station at his own risk. 
  14. In no event shall Megaworld Corporation be liable for any loss or damages arising out of the use or inability to use the EV Charging Stations, including any direct or indirect loss or damage arising from an unforeseen event, or caused by something beyond our control, even if Megaworld Corporation or a Megaworld Corporation authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage.

Use of Information

  1. Personal Information under the Republic Act No. 10173, otherwise known as the Data Privacy Act of 2012 and its Implementing Rules and Regulations (“DPA”) refers to any information, whether recorded in a material form or not, from which the identity of an individual is apparent or can be reasonably and directly ascertained by the entity holding such information, or such information, when put together with other information, would directly and certainly identify an individual. 
  2. Megaworld Corporation may collect Personal Information and statistical data from the User in connection with the use of EV Charging Stations.
  3. Any Personal Information and statistical data collected, used or stored will be subject to the provisions of the DPA.
  4. Data collected will be retained in accordance with retention limit set by our standards, industry standards and laws and regulations, unless you request your data to be deleted in our database.

Miscellaneous

  1. If User is not the owner of the EV you wish to recharge at one of the EV Charging Stations, User warrants that the owner has authorized him to use the EV Charging Stations and, by connecting the EV to the EV Charging Stations, he has authority to bind the owner to these Terms and Conditions of Use.
  2. Megaworld Corporation may revise these Terms and Conditions of Use for the EV Charging Stations at any time without notice. By using the EV Charging Stations User is agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use. 
  3. These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be deemed as a part of the agreement with either users and Megaworld Corporation in the same manner as a fully executed contract between two parties.
  4. These Terms and Conditions of Use must be construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of the Philippines and any legal proceeding coming to light out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be brought to the proper courts in Taguig City to the exclusion of other courts.
  5. Any loss or damage to Megaworld Corporation, to Users and their EV, the EV Charging Stations or to any third parties and/or usage of the EV Charging Stations shall be the Users responsibility. Consequently, Users are liable to compensate Megaworld Corporation, and agree to settle accounts with Megaworld Corporation if any direct or indirect loss or damage that may be sustained by or caused to Megaworld Corporation. Megaworld Corporation is liable for personal injury that was omitted caused by Megaworld Corporation or any person for whom Megaworld Corporation is responsible. Any liability shall be limited to the fullest extent permitted by the law.
  6. Megaworld Corporation personnel shall be notified when any visible damage or defect of the EV Charging Stations are seen to provide immediate investigation and/or secure repair of the property.
  7. These Terms and Conditions of Use are binding on, and enforceable by, either of the Users and Megaworld Corporation as if they were a contract between the Users and Megaworld Corporation.