This is a Service Agreement suitable for domestic renovation or other handy work. Under this agreement, an Independent Contractor were to perform a small piece of work for a Customer that requires workmanship for an Agreed Price. This agreement is drafted in Neutral Form (i.e. neither in favour of the contractor nor the customer).
The parties under this agreement agree that the Work, as prescribed, shall be carried out in accordance with and subject to this Agreement hereto.
The Contractor shall with due diligence and in a good and workmanlike manner carry out the Work using good quality materials and a high standard of workmanship.
The Contractor shall also comply with any instructions or variations issued by the Customer (or any authorised representative of the Customer) in relation to the Work. If instructions are given orally, they shall be confirmed in writing by the Customer within the following 5 days.
If any such instruction or variation is likely to result in any delay to the Completion Date, the Contractor may, within 3 days of the issue of the relevant instruction or variation but not otherwise, claim in writing for an extension of time under Clause 3.1 which shall be granted to the extent fair and reasonable in the circumstances.
The Contractor shall at all reasonable times keep at the site of the Work a competent person in charge and any instructions given to him by the Customer shall be deemed to have been issued to the Contractor.
The Contractor shall comply with, and give all notices required by, any statute, any statutory instrument, rule or order or any regulation or bylaws applicable to the Work.
Both the Contractor's and Customer's information should be provided in this agreement, along with their principle place of business.
The agreed price and completion date should also be specified, as well as clearly describe the type(s) of services were to be provided by the Contractor.
Both Parties should also provide the agreed length of warranty and time of payment after the completion of the prescribed Work in the agreement. If any, they may also specify the amount of damages per week the Customer were to be entitled if the Work could not be completed after the completion date.
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