General (Same Day) Hire Terms and Conditions (B2C)
Designed for the hire of a range of different product types, these General (Same Day) Hire Terms and Conditions (B2C) cover a range of important points to allow for smooth and efficient transactions between hire businesses and their customers. This template is designed for use in situations where products are hired at the point of sale with no advance booking required.
This document is compliant with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).
It is for use only where the customer of the hire business acts as a “consumer” in relation to the hire.
However, where the customer of the hire business is not acting as a consumer (i.e. the customer is hiring the product wholly or mainly for business purposes), we have provided an accompanying alternative set of terms, the General (Same Day) Hire Terms and Conditions (B2B).
“Consumer” is defined in the Consumer Rights Act 2015 as an individual who receives services for his/her personal use and for purposes wholly or mainly outside the business of that individual or another.
As a general purpose template, these terms contains many more blank spaces for you to fill in than most of its companions in this subfolder. In particular, space is provided to specify rules applying to customers’ use of the hired products.
Payment in this terms and conditions template takes the form of the hire fees themselves, along with a refundable security deposit designed to cover damage to, or loss of, hired products.
Customers may damage hired items, whether accidentally or otherwise. Provision is therefore made for an accidental damage waiver. Damage (or loss) outside of that waiver should be covered by the aforementioned security deposit.
Liability in this document is limited to a reasonable level. Users are advised to exercise great care should they wish to limit liability further as these terms and conditions are written solely for use with consumer customers.
Please note that while this document can be placed on a website for hire to Consumer customers only, it is not designed to serve as terms and conditions for e-commerce and has not been written with distance selling and e-commerce laws in mind.
For an advance booking/reservation B2C scenario (rather than walk-up-and-hire), an alternative set of terms and conditions is also available from Simply-Docs.
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.
These General (Same Day) Hire Terms and Conditions (B2C) contain the following clauses:
1. Definitions and Interpretation
2. Information About Us
3. The Contract
4. Product Details
5. Your Obligations
6. Hire Period
7. Fees and Payment
8. Collection and Return
9. Accidental Damage Waiver
10. Loss and Damage
11. Our Liability
12. Events Outside of Our Control (Force Majeure)
13. Communication and Contact Details
14. Complaints and Feedback
15. How We Use Your Personal Information (Data Protection)
16. Other Important Terms
17. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
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