1. amfAR is unable to accept credit card payments or wire transfers originating in Mainland China. We ask that guests who bank exclusively in Mainland China refrain from bidding on auction items, as it is impossible for amfAR to collect payment. Guests who bank from both Mainland China and outside of Mainland China must make payment using your non-Mainland China banking account. Your cooperation with and understanding of this policy is appreciated.

  2. The auction will be conducted in U.S. dollars. Any mention of any other currency shall not change the fact that the highest bid shall be due in U.S. dollars.

  3. The highest bidder as determined by amfAR at the close of the auction lot will win the item, service, or experience.

  4. Every effort has been made to describe auction items accurately. However, all items are sold “as is” and “where is” without warranty or representation of any kind as to accuracy of description, authenticity, value, fitness for any purpose, or perceived or expected degree of satisfaction. By participating in the auction, each bidder recognizes and agrees that amfAR is not liable for any occurrence stemming from the use of auctioned items or services. All sales are final, and refunds and exchanges are not allowed.

  5. Successful bidders are expected to make arrangements for payment by 5:00 p.m. HKT on Tuesday, March 26, 2019.

  6. American Express is the preferred method of payment for auction items. amfAR also accepts Visa and Discover. amfAR will accept checks made out in U.S. dollars, or a wire transfer of funds in Hong Kong dollars or U.S. dollars.

  7. Winning bidders should contact Kayla Young at kayla.young@amfar.org by 12:00 p.m. HKT on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. After March 26, amfAR’s permanent office in New York can be reached at +1.212.806.1764.

  8. Successful bidders will be responsible for applicable taxes and any out-of-town shipping or delivery costs, even if arranged by amfAR, unless otherwise noted.

  9. All auctioned items are subject to the terms and conditions stipulated by the auction donors. Purchases that are subject to future fulfillment, such as travel or entertainment items, depend on the schedules of both the purchaser and the donors of the items. Purchaser agrees to make good faith and reasonable efforts to facilitate the fulfillment of auction lots. amfAR is not responsible if mutually agreeable times and locations cannot be reached.

  10. No refund can be given for purchases/packages not fulfilled within one year of purchase or the time period reflected in each individual auction description.

  11. All items have been donated to amfAR for the auction. These items are sold by amfAR and not by the donors.