Terms and Conditions
The following terms of trade apply:
1. PAYMENT TERMS
Terms of payment are stated in the Customer Acceptance form, unless otherwise arranged in advance and confirmed in writing by Drain Solutions Ltd. These will be one of the following: Payment on completion, payment 7 or 14 days or payment by the 20th of the following month for account holders. The payment due date will be outlined on the invoice. In some cases there may be a requirement to pay a deposit before commencement of work.
Work may stop at anytime that payments fall behind regardless of any deadline on the quote. Drain Solutions Ltd will not be liable for any penalties if the job goes over the timeframe for this reason.
Any variations or tags to the original quotes will be documented by Drain Solutions Ltd and are to be signed or ‘agreed to’ on-site and accepted by the customer before work resumes. The account for the variation will be issued within the invoice and is payable on the same due date.
Drain Solutions Ltd has the right to charge for additional costs for extra work is required that occurs due to unforeseen issues arising from not being able to see under the ground i.e. services in trenches stated on plan or picked up by a radar etc. Should the client have any knowledge of possible issues, they are required to put this in writing to Drain Solutions Ltd prior to commencement of the job.
3. INTEREST AND LEGAL EXPENSES
If you fail to make payment by the due date you shall be liable to pay us:
Default interest on the amount outstanding calculated at 10% per month, and shall accrue after as well as before judgement. All expenses, including collection costs from obtaining the services of a debt collection company and/or legal fees in relation to any overdue amount will be added to your account and you as the client are liable for its payment.
Any instructions received by Drain Solutions Ltd from the client for the supply of services, shall constitute acceptance of the terms & conditions contained here in.
Any fault in workmanship will lead to the client notifying Drain Solutions Ltd in writing, within days from completion. In the event of a natural disaster, Drain Solutions Ltd will not be liable for any damages incurred to completed work or work in progress.
6. PRIVACY ACT
6.1 The client permits Drain Solutions Ltd to collect, use and retain information concerning the client, the purpose of assessing the client’s credit worthiness or to enforce rights under this contract.
6.2 The client permits Drain Solutions Ltd to disclose information obtained to any person for the purposes set out in 6.1.
All materials remain the property of Drain Solutions Limited until payment has been received in full.
8. ENFORCEMENT AND PPSA
8.1 The Customer irrevocably gives Drain Solutions Ltd and its agents/subcontractors the right to enter upon the Customer's premises (including leased premises), without giving notice and without being in any way liable to the Customer, if Drain Solutions Ltd has cause to exercise any rights it has under section 109 of the PPSA.
8.2 The Customer indemnifies Drain Solutions Ltd for any and all costs associated with the enforcement of these terms of trade, including legal costs on a solicitor/client basis. This includes but is not limited to the cost of any debt collection procedures for which the customer will be liable on top of the outstanding debt.
8.3 The Customer shall immediately notify Drain Solutions Ltd in the event that the Customer changes its/their name.
-“Client”/"Customer means the person, authorised agent or legal entity described in the application, or stated on the invoice or order form/quote, buying series from Drain Solutions Ltd.
By signing our quotation and returning it to firstname.lastname@example.org or clicking "accept" quotation on Xero (via the online link sent), you are agreeing to contract Drain Solutions Ltd to undertake the services described at the stated address/property in this quotation. You are agreeing in accordance with the above Terms and Conditions.