Independent Contractor Agreement Form

INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT

THIS AGREEMENT is made the [Enter Day] day of [Enter Month] year [Enter Year]

BETWEEN:
(1) [Enter Owner\'s Name] (the ‘Owner’);and
(2) [Enter Contractor\'s Name] (the ‘Contractor’).

WHEREAS:
(A) The owner resides or operates a business at [Enter Address] (the ‘Site’) and wishes to have certain services performed at the Site.
(B) The Contractor agrees to perform these services under the terms and conditions set forth in this agreement.

NOW IT IS HEREBY AGREED as follows:
1. Description of Work: In return for the payment agreed hereunder the Contractor will perform the following services at the Site:
[Enter Description of Services]

2. Payment: The Owner will pay the Contractor the sum of [Enter Amount in Words] Pounds (£[Enter Amount in Numbers] ) for the work performed under this agreement, under the following schedule:
[Enter Schedule]

3. Relationship of the Parties: This agreement creates an independent contractor-owner relationship. The Owner is interested only in the results to be achieved. The Contractor is solely responsible for the conduct and control of the work. The Contractor is not an agent or employee of the Owner for any purpose. Employees of the Contractor are not entitled to any benefits that the Owner provides to the Owner’s employees. This is not an exclusive agreement. Both parties are free to contract with other parties for similar services.

4. Liability: The Contractor assumes all risk connected with work to be performed. The Contractor also accepts all responsibility for the condition of tools and equipment used in the performance of this agreement and will carry for the duration of this agreement public liability insurance in an amount acceptable to the Owner. The Contractor agrees to indemnify the Owner for any and all liability or loss arising from the performance of this agreement.

5. Duration: Either party may cancel this agreement with [Enter Number of Days] days’ written notice to the other party; otherwise, the contract shall remain in force for a term of [Enter Duration of Term] from the date hereof.

IN WITNESS OF WHICH the parties have signed this agreement the day and year first above written

 

 

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Signed by or on behalf of the Owner

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in the presence of (witness)

 

 

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Signed by or on behalf of the Contractor

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in the presence of (witness)

Name

Name

Address

Address

Occupation

Occupation