Who can use this Equipment Hire Agreement?
Any business want to rent out equipment to another business can use this Equipment Hire Agreement.
What is this equipment hire agreement for?
You need this document if you are an Owner or Hirer looking to protect your interests when loaning out equipment to other businesses.
If you are hiring a car or other road-going vehicle you can use our document A226
What are the main issues?
The hire agreement includes:
- the hirer’s duties and responsibilities with regard to the use of the equipment and a general liability/indemnity clause for loss or damage
- the owner’s duties e.g. with regard to breakdown which is not the hirer’s fault
- hire charges & payment terms
- duration and the rights of each party to terminate
What detailed terms does the contract contain?
This five page document contains 10 clauses covering
- hire agreement
- delivery of equipment, by either Owner or Hirer
- hirer’s general obligations
- owner’s general obligations
- hire charges and payment
- governing law and disputes
For more information on each of these sections, see our Explanatory Notes which you will receive when you download the document from our website.
If you have any questions about a contract and/or want to see these Notes before you buy, please let us know by using our contact form
For information on signing documents see our Contract Signing page
When I download the document, can I change it and/or use it more than once?
Yes, all ContractStore’s templates are in MS Word and you can use the contract on more than one project. For more information, watch the video on this page of our website or see our FAQs
ContractStore supplies templates and is not a law firm. But all our templates are written by experienced lawyers so we can arrange legal assistance for customers who need special terms in one of our documents or a bespoke template. . For more information see our Legal Services page.
And if you want to contact us see our Contacts page.
If you have any questions about a contract and/or want to see the Explanatory Notes before you buy, please let us know by using our contact form
You may also find these contracts of use:
Who can use this template contract for works and services ? Any individual or business that needs occasional building or similar work. What is this contract for? It contains a set of terms and conditions…