Terms and Conditions

HIRE CONTRACT – TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  1. DEFINITIONS

 THE COMPANY SHALL BE REFERED TO AS: GDS Audio Midlands Ltd
THE HIRER SHALL REFER TO THE PERSON DETAILED ON THE HIRE FORM

  1. PAYMENTS

THE HIRE SHALL UNDERTAKE TO PAY THE COMPANY ALL MONIES OWING UNDER THE HIRE AGREEMENT AT THE START OF THE HIRE PERIOD
THE COMPANY SHALL BE ENTITLED TO CHARGE FOR LATE RETURN OF       EQUIPMENT CHARGED AT THE DAILY RATE
A DEPOSIT SHALL BE CHARGED BY THE COMPANY AND SHALL NOT BE REFUNDED UPON LATE RETURN OR LOSS OR DAMAGE TO EQUIPMENT

  1. PROHIBITION OF SALES ETC

THE HIRER SHALL NOT UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, SELL SUB HIRE OR DISPOSE OF ANY PART OF THE EQUITMENT THAT BELONGS TO THE COMPANY. THE HIRER UNDERSTANDS THAT THE EQUIPMENT OR ANY PART THEROF, IS NOT, NOR WILL AT ANY TIME BECOME THE PROPERTY OF THE HIRER. TITLE OF EQUIPMENT REMAINS WITH THE COMPANYAT ALL TIMES, OR UNTIL THE GOODS HAVE BEEN PAID FOR IN FULL UNDER A LEASE PURCHASE AGREEMENT FOR WHICH A BILL OF SALE WAS ISSUED AND RETAINED

  1. LOSS OR DAMAGE

THE HIRER SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE TO THE COMPANY FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE TO EQUIPMENT OR ANY PART THEROF AND SHALL IMDEMNIFY THE COMPANY AGAINST SUCH LOSS HOWSOEVER OCCASIONED.
ANY COSTS INCURRED BY THE COMPANY AS A DIRECT RESULT OF LOSS OR DAMAGE TO THE EQUIPMENT SHALL BE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE HIRER, AND THE COMPANY SHALL BE EMPOWERED TO USE ANY LEGAL MEANS TO RECOVER THESE COSTS FROM THE HIRER.
ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE MUST BE REPORTED TO THE COMPANY IMMEDIATELY, FAILURE TO DO SO SHALL BE A BREACH OF THIS AGREEMENT.
UNREPORTED TOTAL LOSS OF EQUIPMENT SHALL BE TREATED AS THEFT AND PLACED IN THE HANDS OF THE POLICE.

  1. BREACH OR DEFAULT

IF THE HIRER IS FOUND TO BE IN BREACH OF ANY OF THE ABOVE CONDITIONS, IT WILL, WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT, MAKE THIS CONTRACTED HIRE AGREEMENT VOID, AND THE COMPANY SHALL BE ENTITLED TO USE ANY LEGAL ACTION TO RECOVER THE EQUIPMENT.