Terms and Conditions of Hire

  1. I acknowledge that I was given adequate opportunity to inspect the condition of the goods and/or items described and/listed in my invoice and I accept delivery in such condition.
  2. I further acknowledge that I have received delivery of the goods described and/listed in my invoice on the date stipulated in the invoice.
  3. I agree that goods delivered to me are a good quality, in good working order and free of any defects.
  4. I undertake to return all goods in the same condition and/or order on or before the due date stated on my invoice.
  5. Failure to return the goods on the due date, I shall be liable for a weekly hire charge equivalent to the hire charges stated on my invoice until such time as the items are returned or replacement value thereof has been paid.
  6. I agree to pay the full replacement value on my invoice in the event of, among other things, damage, loss, theft and/or destruction of the hired items.
  7. Any damage, loss, theft and/or destruction to the hired item before it is returned to Sinderella Costume Hire CC is presumed to have occurred while the hired item was in my possession and I will be liable for such damage.
  8. In the alternative to paragraph 6 above and at the sole discretion of Sinderella Costume Hire CC, I agree to pay the full cost incurred in restoring and/or repairing the hired items to the same condition they were when delivered to me.
  9. I agree that my deposit will be forfeited and used for repairs and/or restoration of the hired items in the event of damage thereof. I will be liable to pay the shortfall if the deposit is insufficient to cover such costs.
  10. I agree that Sinderella Costume Hire CC shall charge a cancellation fee in the event that I cancel my order or reservation.
  11. I agree to the jurisdiction of the Magistrate’s Court in case of all legal proceedings arising out of this agreement, even if the amount exceeds the jurisdiction of the Magistrate’s Court.
  12. The costs incurred by Sinderella Costume Hire CC in the exercise of its rights in terms of this agreement will include legal costs on attorney and own client scale, collection commission, interest at the legal rate and tracing fees.
  13. I confirm that I was given adequate opportunity to read these terms and conditions and further confirm that they are in plain and understandable language.