Hire Terms

Paradise Crow  - Terms of Hire

  • Acceptance of goods by the Hirer or his authorised representative shall be acknowledged by written receipt.
  • During the period of hire, the Hirer is responsible for the hired goods.
  • The Hirer undertakes to keep and return the hired items in good condition ie. the same condition as when received.
  • The Hirer will be responsible for the return of goods and a signature must be obtained on return of goods.
  • The cost of repairs or replacement of goods damaged or lost during the period of hire will be charged to the Hirer.
  • Items lost or damaged beyond repair will be charged at the full risk value. It is the responsibility of the client to check RV prior to hire.
  • Repair costs will be at our discretion and valuation.
  • Risk value is the value determined by us covering replacement and potential loss of hire in the meantime.
  • Risk values of items not easily replaced or that will take some time to replace will have higher risk values.
  • Where part of an item is lost, the item will be a total loss if the missing part is unable to be replaced.
  • Goods are not to be modified or adapted unless by prior agreement.
  • Goods must not be placed on unclean surfaces or exposed to wet/damp conditions.
  • Delivery and collection of goods are not included in the hire charge.
  • Goods damaged beyond repair will be disposed of if not collected within 14 days.
  • Goods not returned by the due date will be invoiced for extended hire until such time as the goods are returned or the replacement value of the goods is received.
  • Exclusion & Limitation of Liability—To the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, the Hirer acknowledges and agrees that (a) no warranties (whether expressed or applied) are given with respect to the goods and that all liability and responsibility for their use rests with the Hirer (even if the Hirer has given notice of the intended use of the goods): and (b) all the hiring company’s liability with respect to the goods and their use by the Hirer is hereby excluded.
  • If props are to be taken out of the country a deposit will be required.
  • A minimum Hire fee of £30.00
  • Loss/damage invoices are payable by return. Extended hire fees are payable until loss/damage invoice has been paid in full.
  • Where invoices have not been settled within our terms commercial use of images depicting our stock will be considered unlawfully obtained.
  • All items are hired on the assumption that the client agrees to the above terms and conditions.
  • *Repair charges must be carried out by our restorer and are as follows:
  • we reserve the right to charge an extended hire fee (with applicable discounts) to account for the item being unavailable for hire whilst being restored/awaiting restoration.
  • we reserve the right to charge delivery/collection to/from restorer if required.
  • restoration is at cost but may take into account loss of hire.
  • an allowance may also be charged to allow for reduced retail value of item as a result of restoration.
All damages must be paid for.
Charged time is from time of arrival to clearance of site.