This Del Credere Sales Agency Agreement (Indemnity on Termination) is
designed for use in situations whereby a business opts to use a commercial
agent to sell its products. Under this agreement, the agent is appointed as
a Del Credere Agent, meaning that the agent undertakes to guarantee all
sums owing to the principal by customers found by the agent and with whom
the agent has concluded contracts on the principal’s behalf.
is written in compliance with the Commercial Agents (Council Directive)
Regulations 1993 and the GDPR (General Data Protection
This template contains details clearly spelling out the obligations of, and restrictions on, the agent and
The agent can, under this agreement, be appointed as either a sole, exclusive, or non-exclusive agent. Options allow you to choose whether the principal will be entitled to make direct sales without the
Products to be sold and commission rates and structures should be clearly
defined in the schedules provided. A further optional provision and
counterpart schedule allow for the imposition of sales targets.
This agreement expressly provides for indemnity upon the termination of the
agreement (that is, the optional position under Regulation 17 of the
Commercial Agents Regulations 1993). An alternative agreement is available
which provides for compensation (the default option) on termination. For
more information on compensation and/or indemnity, please refer to
Regulations 17 and 18 of the Commercial Agents Regulations 1993.
The term and termination clause can be used to cater for the
conversion of the agency agreement from one of a fixed term to one of
indefinite duration (in the event that the parties simply continue
performing after the expiry of the original agreement). Appropriate
termination notice periods have also been built in.
Optional phrases / clauses are enclosed in square brackets. These should be
read carefully and selected so as to be compatible with one another. Unused
options should be removed from the document.
This Del Credere Sales Agency Agreement (Indemnity on Termination) contains
the following clauses:
1. Definitions and Interpretation
2. Appointment of Agent
3. Agent's Obligations and Method of Sale
4. Intellectual Property
5. Principal’s Obligations
6. Financial Provisions
8. Force Majeure
9. Term and Termination
10. Post-Termination Indemnity
11. Exclusion of Indemnity
12. Data Protection
13. Data Processing
14. Relationship of the Parties
15. Nature of the Agreement
18. Law and Jurisdiction
and the following Schedules:
3. [Agent’s Sales Targets]
4. Each Party's Privacy Notice
This document is in open format. Either enter the requisite details in the
highlighted fields or adjust the wording to suit your purposes.
Once you have purchased access to the appropriate document folder click on
the “Download Document” button below. You will be asked what you want to do
with the file. It is recommended that you save the document to a location
of your choice prior to viewing.