TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF HIRE

In the terms and conditions set out below, "the Company" refers to Stage Lighting Services, and "the Hirer" refers to the person hiring the equipment from Stage Lighting Services.

Unless specified otherwise, hire charges are based on a period of one week irrespective of whether the goods are in use or not. The hire period will run from Sunday morning to the following Saturday night unless otherwise agreed.

Proof of identity will be required when collecting equipment e.g. passport, driving licence etc. Our terms of payment for account customers are strictly 30 days. We reserve the right to ask a security deposit which will be refunded on return of the equipment. All sales equipment remains the property of the Company until paid for in full.

The Hirer assumes responsibility for the replacement of all lamps, except those whose electrical failure occurs under normal working conditions. A quantity of spare lamps is supplied with every hire. ALL FAULTY LAMPS MUST BE RETURNED OR THEY WILL BE CHARGED FOR. Spare lamps are supplied in a sealed container, if the container has been opened a replacement or cleaning charge will be made.

Every effort will be made to supply the goods ordered, but we reserve the right to substitute similar equipment if necessary. All hired equipment remains the absolute property of the Company. The Hirer undertakes to keep and return the equipment in good order and condition. We reserve the right to charge for repair and replacement of any items lost or damaged by the hirer.

INSURANCE of all equipment is THE HIRERS RESPONSIBILITY. Damaged or missing items will by charged for at replacement cost.

Connectors MUST NOT BE REMOVED FROM EQUIPMENT as adaptors are available at nominal cost. A charge will be made for replacing any missing connector in addition to the cost of the connector, if lost or damaged. Any connector that has been opened will attract an inspection and resealing charge.

Cables are supplied neatly coiled and taped and must be returned in a similar fashion. A charge will be made for recoiling and taping if necessary.

All hired equipment should be installed and operated by a competent person. WE ACCEPT NO RESPONSIBILITY WHATSOEVER for damage or injury to persons or property whilst the equipment is on hire.

The Hirer grants that any authorised representative of the Company has right of entry in any premises where the goods may be, to examine, repair, service or repossess the equipment.

The Company WILL NOT BE LIABLE for any loss or damage sustained by the hirer consequential to the non-delivery, defect in, or failure of the equipment hired.

We reserve the right to change this price list at any time without notice. Hires booked before any price rises can usually be honoured.