Consultancy agreement—company and individual—pro-client
Consultancy agreement—company and individual—pro-client

The following Employment guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Consultancy agreement—company and individual—pro-client
  • Parties
  • Background
  • The Schedule

This Agreement is made on [insert date]

Parties

  1. 1

    [Name of Company], a company incorporated in England and Wales with registered number [insert company number] whose registered office is at [insert address] (the Company); and

  1. 2

    [Name of consultant], of [insert address] (‘you’).

Background

    1. (A)

      You are in the business of [insert description] and have certain skills of use to the Company.

    2. (B)

      The Company wishes to engage you to provide [insert description] services to the Company on the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

    3. (C)

      You are an independent contractor willing to provide [insert description] services to the Company on the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

the parties agree:

  1. 1

    Definitions and interpretation

    1. 1.1

      In this Agreement, unless the context requires otherwise, the following words and phrases have the meanings set opposite them:

    2. Agreement

      1. this Agreement[ including the Schedule];

      Board

      1. the board of directors from time to time of the Company[ or any committee of the Board duly appointed by it];

      Bribery Legislation

      1. the Bribery Act 2010, associated guidance published by the Secretary of State for Justice