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CONDITIONS OF HIRE FOR BOATS

  1. THE CONTRACT DOES NOT TAKE EFFECT UNTIL WE HAVE RECEIVED AND ACCEPTED A COMPLETED BOOKING FORM FROM THE HIRER.
  2. INSTRUCTION WILL BE GIVEN AS REQUIRED AFTER WHICH THE HIRER WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE BOAT AND ITS EQUIPMENT
  3. HIRERS MINIMUM AGE MUST BE 21 YEARS.
  4. THERE MUST BE AT LEAST TWO PERSONS ONBOARD DURING THE USE OF THE BOAT.
  5. WE SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONSEQUENCES OF DELAYS OR RESTRICTIONS TO CRUISING ARISING FROM OBSTRUCTIONS, DAMAGE OR REPAIRS TO THE NAVIGATION AND ASSOCIATED STRUCTURES, FLOODING, OR OTHER CAUSE BEYOND OUR CONTROL.
  6. ALL BOATS HAVE A WEIGHT RESTRICTION. DOGS AND LUGGAGE WILL BE INCLUDED IN THIS RESTRICTION.
  7.  WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO RESTRICT BOATS IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.
  8. NORMAL BOARDING TIME FOR BOATS IS 9.00 AM, OR LATER BY ARRANGEMENT ONLY.
  9. PARKING IS LIMITED TO 2 CARS PER BOAT. CARS PARKED IN OUR CAR PARK ARE DONE SO AT YOUR OWN RISK AND WE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY THEFT OR DAMAGE
  10. THE BOAT SHOULD BE RETURNED AT THE AGREED TIME. A CHARGE OF £40 PER HOUR OR PART OF WILL BE CHARGED FOR LATE RETURN UNLESS ALTERNATIVE ARRANGEMENTS ARE MADE AT THE TIME OF DEPARTURE
  11. BOATS MUST BE RETURNED IN A CLEAN AND TIDY CONDITION READY FOR RE HIRE. A CHARGE OF £20 WILL BE CHARGED IF THE BOAT IS RETURNED IN A DIRTY CONDITION.
  12. LIFE JACKETS (PROVIDED) MUST BE WORN CORRECTLY
  13. UNSUITABLE HIRERS. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO DECLINE A BOOKING OR HAND OVER ANY BOAT TO ANY PERSON WHO IN OUR OPINION IS NOT SUITABLE TO TAKE CHARGE.IN SUCH CASES ALL MONIES RECEIVED WILL BE REFUNDED IN FULL AND THE CONTRACT WILL BE DIS-CHARGED WITHOUT FURTHER LIABILITY TO EITHER PARTY.
  14. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REPOSSESS THE BOAT ANY TIME WHERE AN ACCIDENT OR DAMAGE HAS OCCURRED OR IN OUR OPINION IS LIKELY TO OCCUR BECAUSE OF THE UNSUITABILITY OF THE HIRER OR WHERE A BOAT IS FOUND TO HAVE MORE PASSENGERS ABOARD THAN SPECIFIED ON THE BOOKING FORM, OR WHERE THE HIRER IS CAUSING A NUISANCE TO THE PUBLIC OR HAVE BREACHED THE CONTRACT OF HIRE. IN SUCH CASES WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO MAKE A REFUND OF ANY PART OF THE HIRE CHARGES OR SECURITY DEPOSIT PAID OR PROVIDE RETURN JOURNEY TO ANY LOCATION.
  15. OWN EQUIPMENT. YOU MAY NOT TAKE ABOARD WITHOUT OUR APPROVAL ANY, PORTABLE HEATING, BBQ'S, LIGHTING OR ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OR ANYTHING THAT MAY CAUSE DAMAGE TO THE BOAT, ITS OCCUPANTS OR EQUIPMENT.
  16. INJURY OR DAMAGE. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY OR DAMAGE TO YOUR PROPERTY (INCLUDING AND MOTOR CARS PARKED AT THE YARD) OR THAT OF ANY PASSENGER UNLESS IT IS CAUSED BY OUR NEGLIGENCE OR WILFUL DEFAULT.
  17. BREAKDOWN. THE BOATS ARE CHECKED BEFORE EACH HIRING. SHOULD YOUR CRAFT SUFFER MECHANICAL BREAKDOWN PLEASE NOTIFY OUR AGENT BOULTER MARINE SERVICES TEL 01692630498 AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE SO THAT REPAIRS CAN BE CARRIED OUT WITH A MINIMUM OF DELAY. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT YOU MAY SUFFER AS A RESULT OF SUCH A BREAKDOWN.
  18. ACCIDENTS.YOU HAVE CHARGE OF THE BOAT AND ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR SAFE NAVIGATION. NO ONE UNDER 18 MAY CONTROL THE BOAT WITHOUT THE SUPERVISION OF AN EXPERIENCED ADULT.NO PERSON UNDER 8 MAY CONTROL THE BOAT EVEN UNDER SUPERVISION IN THE EVENT OF ANY ACCIDENT INVOLVING THE BOAT OR ANY CRAFT OR PROPERTY IT IS YOU RESPONSIBILITY TO ESTABLISH THE NAME OF ANY BOAT INVOLVED TOGETHER WITH THE NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF THE OWNER AND/OR HIRER, AND REPORT THESE FACTS TO US AS SOON AS POSSIBLE WITH FULL DETAILS OF THE ACCIDENT AND DAMAGE. NO REPAIRS MAY BE PUT IN HAND WITHOUT OUR CONSENT.
  19. THE BOAT IS INSURED BUT YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FIRST £250 OF ANY CLAIM. THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE PERSONAL ACCIDENT, HIRERS BELONGINGS, DAMAGE RESULTING FROM SPEEDING OR ANY MALICIOUS OR ALCOHOL AFFECTED ACT.YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY COSTS ARISING FROM SUCH INCIDENTS. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR OWN PERSONAL INSURANCE
  20. THE PERSON IN CHARGE OF THE BOAT AND AT LEAST I CREW MEMBER MUST REMAIN SOBER WHILST NAVIGATING. ALCOHOL LIMITS AS DEFINED BY THE PUBLIC ROAD TRAFFIC ACTS.
  21. RESTRICTIONS. YOU SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT TO TOW OTHER CRAFT, CRUISE AFTER DARK OR TAKE PART IN ANY RACE. YOU SHOULD NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION AT ALL TIMES OBSERVING SPEED RESTRICTIONS, AND RELEVANT BY-LAWS, INSTRUCTIONS AND ADVICE GIVEN. THESE BOATS MUST NOT PASS UNDER POTTER HEIGHAM OR ACLE BRIDGE.YOU CAN NOT SLEEP ON THESE BOATS.
  22. LIFE JACKETS OR BUOYANCY AIDS AND SHOULD THEY NOT BE RETURNED FOR ANY REASON OR DAMAGED FOR ANY REASON £40 PER LIFE JACKET OR BOUANCY AID WILL BE CHARGED.
  23. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL EQUIPMENT ONBOARD AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR ANY DAMAGE TO THE BOAT OR ITS EQUIPMENT INCLUDING DAMAGE OR LOSS OF FENDERS, DAMAGE OR LOSS OF BOAT HOOKS, MOPS, ROPES, CUSHIONS, LIFE RINGS, FIRE EXTINGUISHERS OR CANOPIES.
  24. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO PASS ON YOUR PERSONAL DETAILS TO ANY INSURANCE COMPANY OR RELEVANT AUTHORITIES IN THE EVENT OF DAMAGES, INCIDENTS, COLLISIONS OR REPORTS OF UNSUITABLE BEHAVIOUR.


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