Terms and Conditions

When Terms and Conditions is enabled, customers are required to agree to the terms and conditions of the sale before the purchase is finalized. The Terms and Conditions of the sale typically includes disclosure information that might be required by law for B2C or B2B sites, and outlines the rights of the buyer and seller. The Terms and Conditions message appears after the payment information, just before the Place Order button.

Terms and Conditions at Checkout

Step 1: Enable Terms and Conditions

  1. On the Admin sidebar, click Stores.

  2. In the Settings section, choose Configuration.

  3. In the Sales section in the left panel, choose Checkout.

  4. Expand the Checkout Options section. Then, do the following:

    • Verify that Enable Onepage Checkout is set to Yes.

    • Set Enable Terms and Conditions to Yes.

    Checkout Options

  5. Click Save Config.

Step 2: Add Your Terms and Conditions

  1. On the Admin sidebar, click Stores.

  2. In the Settings section, choose Terms and Conditions.

  3. In the upper-right corner, click Add New Condition.

    Terms and Conditions Information

  4. In the Terms and Conditions Information section, complete the following:

    New Condition

    • Enter the Condition Name for internal reference.

    • Set Status to Enabled.

    • Set Show Content as to one of the following:

      • Text – Displays the terms and conditions content as unformatted text.
      • HTML – Displays the content as HTML which can be formatted.
    • Select each Store View where the Terms and Conditions is to be used.

    • Enter the Checkbox Text to be used as the text for the Terms and Conditions link. For example, I understand and accept the terms and conditions of the sale.

    • In the Content box, enter the full text of the terms and conditions of the sale.

    • (Optional) Enter the Content Height (css) in pixels to determine the height of the text box where the terms and conditions statement appears during checkout.

      For example, to make the text box one inch high on a 96 dpi display, enter 96. A scroll bar appears if the content extends beyond the height of the box.

  5. Click Save Condition.