Terms and Conditions - Storage Depot

STORAGE DEPOT CONTAINER HIRE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. Monthly Payments of Rental

The customer shall pay to the Storage Depot total rental monthly on the 20th of each month. The freight to and from the

customer’s site is payable on the first months invoice.

2. Safe Custody of Containers

The customer shall keep and use the Container(s) at the specified address, and at no other address, in a manner that protects

them from unauthorised entry and all damage, risk and hazard.

3. Access to Containers

The customer will give the Storage Depot, its servants or its agents, at all reasonable times, access to the property where the

container(s) are kept for the purpose of inspecting or collecting the container(s).

4. Ownership & Possession

The Container(s) shall remain the sole and absolute property of the Storage Depot while being rented to the customer. The

customer shall not sell, assign, pledge, underlet, charge, mortgage, lend or otherwise part with the possession of the

Container(s). If the Storage Depot agrees to sell the Container(s) to the Customer, ownership shall not pass until payment of

the agreed sale price has been made in full.

5. Assignment

The Customer shall not be entitled to assign their rights and obligations under this Contract.

6. Loss. Damage and Liability

While the container(s) are in the Customer’s possession the Customer shall be liable for all loss, damage, graffiti, or

deterioration caused to the Container(s) by the Customer, the Customer’s servants or agents, any authorised person and any

other cause whatsoever.

The Customer shall keep the Storage Depot indemnified against all claims, costs and expenses arising out of the Customer’s

use and possession of the Container(s).

8. Termination by Customer

The Customer may terminate this contract by one (1) day’s notice to the Storage Depot. Upon the payment of all amounts due

by the Customer at the nominated termination date and the Storage Depot’s receipt of all the rented Container(s) in good

condition (fair wear and tear expected) this Contract shall terminate.

9. Termination by Storage Depot

The Storage Depot may terminate this contract if the Customer:

(a) Is in default of the payment of any rental and such default continues for a period of seven (7) days (whether proper

demand by the Storage Depot has been made or not);

(b) Has breached any other term or condition of this Contract, and has failed to remedy that breach within three (3) days of

notice being given to the Customer by the Storage Depot. In the event of termination under this clause the Storage Depot

shall be entitled to:

(i) Enter the property where the Container(s) are kept and retake the possession of the Container(s), (the customer

hereby authorises the owner entry for that purpose, which authorisation shall be irrevocable);

(ii) Recover all amounts owed by the Customer as at the termination date plus all the Storage Depot’s expenses as

provided for in this Contract.

 

The Customer shall pay all of the Storage Depot’s costs and expenses arising out of the Customer’s breach of the terms and

conditions of this Contract, including but not limited to the Storage Depot’s Solicitor – client costs, debt collection agency fees,

tribunal and court costs, and interest at the rate of 12% per annum on all amounts remaining unpaid after the nominated

termination date.