For the purposes of the Terms and Conditions of Hire the person hiring the trailer shall be referred to
as the hirer. All trailers are wholly owned by
Manningtree Trailer Hire Ltd who will be referred to as the owner.
The hirer must provide as identity a valid Driving Licence (both parts), valid Insurance Certificate for
the tow vehicle and 2 original household
bills dated within the last 8 weeks. The hirer agrees to these documents being photocopied and retained
by the owner until the trailer is returned.
It is the hirer's responsibility to ensure that the vehicle insurance covers towing the trailer. The
specified vehicle driven by person/s covered by that
insurance policy must only tow the trailer.
collection of the trailer, full payment for the hire is required plus a £100 deposit.
The trailer is the property of the owner and the hirer at no time has right, title or interest in the hired
trailer except that it is hired to the hirer.
of the trailer hired is £5000. The wheel clamp is valued at £100. The hirer agrees to this value in the signing
of the hire agreement.
as stipulated in the terms and conditions of hire pass to the hirer on the signing of the hire agreement and when the trailer
physical possession and control of the owner.
The owner shall not be liable for any injuries caused to the hirer,
their agents, any third parties or to any horses transported arising out of the use
of the trailer during the hire period. The owner shall not be
liable for any consequential losses arising out of the use of the trailer.
shall completely indemnify the owner in respect of all claims by any person for injury to person or property caused by or
with, or arising out of the use of the trailer.
The hirer is liable if the trailer is stolen, damaged or involved
in an accident during the period of hire, whilst the trailer is both attached and detached from
any vehicle. Any animal/items carried or stored in the trailer
are entirely the hirer's responsibility, as are any accidents arising from the use of the trailer,
or any injury sustained to the hirer or any
other third party.
The hirer agrees to pay the owner in full the value of the trailer
should it be stolen/lost/destroyed/confiscated/impounded or not returned at
the end of hire period. This amount shall become payable at the end of the hire period. The owner reserves
the right to charge the full daily hire rate to
the hirer until such monies are paid in full or pro rata if a part day.
The hirer agrees to pay the owner the full costs of any repairs or replacement parts of the trailer should
the trailer be damaged or have parts stolen
from it during the period of hire. These repairs/parts shall be undertaken/supplied by an authorised Ifor
Williams / Bockmann agent and charged accordingly.
shall inform the owner if the trailer is in need of repair or adjustment, and shall not authorise any person to carry out
any repairs or adjustments
prior consent from the owner.
The hirer shall ensure that the trailer will
not be used: for hire or reward, for any illegal purposes, for any other purpose than what it is designed for,
or outside England, Wales or Scotland; otherwise,
without prior consent, will not lend, sell, attempt to sell or otherwise part with the trailer.
Any trailer not returned at the end of the hire period will be reported to the police as stolen. The hirer
agrees that in the event of the trailer not being returned
to the owner at the end of the hire period that copies of the documentation supplied for identification
purposes can be passed to the police and to our recovery
agents to assist in their investigations and recovery of the trailer.
The hirer agrees to pay solicitors fees and court costs involved on behalf of the owner in having to take
any legal action to recover either the trailer, the value
of the trailer or repair costs through the hirer not complying with the terms and conditions of hire. This
also applies to any outstanding hire fees accrued in this period.
not returned at the end of the hire period will be subject to the current daily hire charge rate. The hirer agrees to pay
this daily hire rate in the event
of breach of the signed conditions of hire/agreement for each day or part day.
Hirers agree that the owner reserves the right to request the return of the trailer and terminate the hire
agreement at any time during the hire agreement
if we believe that the terms and conditions of hire have been broken, the trailer is being used contrary
to it’s intended use, as the result of any complaints
from the police, members of the public or any other party, or if the trailer is being exposed to any unnecessary
risk. In this event the owner reserves
the right to only return the proportion of hire fee paid that is still to run pro rata minus any costs incurred
by the owner in securing the return of the trailer
after the verbal and written request has been made.
wheel is supplied, and the hirer is responsible for the replacement costs to any tyres damaged during the hire period.
A wheel clamp is supplied, and this and the hitch lock MUST ALWAYS
be used when the trailer is left unattended. The hirer will also take
adequate and proper measures to protect the trailer from theft, damage and other risks during the hire period.
The tow vehicle will need to be fitted with a towing bracket,
50mm ball, and a 7-pin 12-volt universal wiring.
is used at the hirer's own risk, and the manufacturer's stated tolerances must not be exceeded. The largest horse
must be loaded
on the right side of the trailer. If only
one horse is loaded, load the horse on the right side of the trailer.
must inspect the trailer and sign to agree its condition. The trailer must be returned in the same clean condition in which
it is received. A surcharge of £10 will
be made if the trailer is not clean both internally and externally on its return.
Monthly and seasonal hirers must ensure that the trailer is washed both internally and externally, in particular
the side and roof panels at regular intervals
to prevent staining to the trailer by exposure to the elements that can result in permanent marking/damage
of the trailer. Please only use water and an
approved washing agent when doing this as some chemicals/disinfectants can stain and damage both the internal
and external parts of the trailer.
The owner advises that washing a trailer is undertaken with the correct equipment and that hirers take their
own and others safety into
before performing any cleaning process.
Please call the owner if you need to return the trailer later than the agreed time,
a surcharge may be levied as
this does inconvenience other users.
Hire Commencing from
To be returned by no later
I confirm acceptance of the above stated terms and conditions. I agree to return the trailer
at the end of the
hire period stated as per
the Hire Agreement. These terms and conditions form a part of the Hire Agreement.
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