TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Now for the boring Bit, (!) but please take time to familiarise yourself with the terms and conditions below.

Booking Terms

All bookings are taken on the understanding that the customer has read and accepted all terms and conditions stated.

Princess Occasions will not accept any responsibility for the hirer not thoroughly reading and understanding all terms and conditions.

A 50% deposit is required to secure the booking. Deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Princess Occasions will continue to take enquires for all dates until the deposit is received.

Payment of the deposit is the hirers acceptance and understanding of all terms.

The booking invoice is a binding contract between Princess Occasions and the hirer, and does not require a signature to confirm this. The transfer of deposit monies, acts as the hirers signature and acceptance. Non signature is not sufficient to cancel this agreement.

Any questions regarding any of the terms, must be reported to Princess Occasions within 28 days of the booking date.

Everything remains the sole property of Princess Occasions at all times.

All items are for HIRE only unless otherwise stated.

There is a minimum spend of; £850 for Off Peak / Weekday weddings (October – March /Monday – Thursday) £1250 for Peak / Weekend weddings (April – September / Friday – Sunday) £1500 for weddings further than 50 miles of LE13 £2000 for weddings further than 75 miles of LE13

Any changes to the invoice after booking can only be made with the discretion of Princess Occasions, subject to availability.

The hirer is solely responsible for all hired goods for the duration of the hire period and is fully responsible for any injury, death or damage to any persons or property.

Princess Occasions cannot be held responsible for any injuries or death that occur during the duration of the hire period.

Payment

A 50% deposit is required to secure the booking. Deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable.

The remaining balance is due 8 weeks prior to the event. Failure to pay the final instalment on time will result in the booking being cancelled.

All payments to be made via bank transfer or personal cheque. Paypal is only accepted at the discretion of Princess Occasions.

Charges will be applied to any property hired that is damaged or lost. Full list of charges are available on request.

The booking is only secured after the 50% deposit has been received.

Cancelation

In the event of the a cancellation, all monies paid will be lost and remain the property of Princess Occasions, regardless of how early the booking is cancelled. Princess Occasions will not incur any liability due to the contract not being fulfilled due to force majeure - such as extreme weather, flood, fire or any other acts of god. Every effort will be made in order to fulfil the contract.

Hire Items

Everything stated on the booking invoice will be provided at the event. It is the hirers responsibility to check this, and Princess Occasions will not be held responsible if something is missing from the invoice without the hirer informing us. Princess Occasions cannot be held responsible if items don’t match other hire items form external suppliers, or the overall look is not what the hirer had envisaged.

Princess Occasions shall be granted full artistic licence during styling, set up and installation on the day. Princess Occasions will make every decision in the best interest of the hirer. This may include altering colours, positioning, props and styling themes slightly in order to achieve a greater desired effect.

Princess Occasions will not be held responsible for any loss, injury or death as a result of open flame. The hirer should ensure that candles are permitted and should take every precaution that these are used and maintained safely after Princess Occasions have left the venue.

Chair covers are only available in white lycra and fit the majority of hotel banqueting chairs.

Princess Occasions cannot be held responsible for ill-fitting covers or sashes if chairs are a particularly distinctive shape. All linen in washed in non biological detergent and Princess Occasions will not be held responsible for any allergic reactions due to this. All linens are ironed, however slight creasing may occur through transportation. This is not a matter for complaint.

Colours may vary from that of the picture, due to availability, lighting, camera etc. Colours will be sourced as close to the colour pictured as possible.

Princess Occasions may use photography taken during the hire period, and is eligible to do so. We will not share any images before the event has taken place.

Any floral work will be used with artificial flowers. Real flowers can be used upon request.

Sweets / Donuts

The hirer accepts full responsibility of accepting and understanding ingredients/age guidelines of sweets and donuts and informing their guests of this information. Full ingredients of all sweets and donuts available on request.

Princess Occasions cannot be held responsible for any injuries or death caused from the consumption of any sweets or donuts provided.

All sweets and donuts have been made in a factory also manufacturing nut products.

Princess Occasions cannot be held responsible for any allergies, injuries or death resulting from nuts or other products.

Sweet and donut variations may vary due to availability.

Approx 100g of sweets per guest.

Vegetarian Sweet choices are available on request.

The Hirer is fully responsible for ensuring that children are supervised at all times during the hire period to avoid choking and to avoid any accidents around glassware. Princess Occasions will not be responsible for such injuries or death.

Princess Occasions cannot be held responsible for any safety issues regarding consumption of sweets and donuts or the use of any equipment used.

All glassware is cleaned and sterilised and sweets are filled at the venue.

Showroom

Princess Occasions offer two complimentary appointments at the showroom, subject to availability. It is the hirers responsibility to ensure these are booked around 6/8 weeks before your required appointment. Princess Occasions will not chase or remind you to make the second appointment, it is the hirers responsibility to ensure plenty of time is given before your wedding.

Any additional appointments are charged at £50 per hour slot.

Insurance Princess Occasions has full Public Liability insurance up to the sum of £2,000,000 and insurance certificate is available on request.

Any questions regarding any of the above can be emailed to charlotte@princessoccasions.co.uk