Software development agreement—pro-customer
Software development agreement—pro-customer

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

  • Software development agreement—pro-customer
  • Parties
  • Background
  • Schedule 1Customer Requirements
  • Schedule 2Project Plan
  • Schedule 3Acceptance Testing
  • Schedule 4Specification
  • Schedule 5Software
  • Schedule 6 [Services
  • Part A: Support and maintenance
  • more

This Agreement is made on [insert date] (the Commencement Date) between the following:

Parties

  1. 1

    [insert supplier name] a company incorporated in England and Wales whose registered number is [insert company number] and whose registered office is at [insert registered office] (Supplier); and

  1. 2

    [insert customer name] a company incorporated in England and Wales whose registered number is [insert company number] and whose registered office is at [insert registered office] (Customer),

each of the Supplier and the Customer being a party and together the Supplier and the Customer are the parties.

Background

    1. (A)

      The Supplier is [an experienced software developer and] [insert the Supplier’s background details and the background to the relevant transaction].

    2. (B)

      The Customer is [insert the Customer’s background details].

    3. (C)

      On the terms of this Agreement, the Supplier will develop software for the Customer, and licence (or procure the licensing of) certain other software applications.

The parties agree:

  1. 1

    Definitions and interpretation

    1. 1.1

      In this Agreement:

    2. Acceptance

      1. means the successful completion of all Acceptance Criteria for all Acceptance Tests;

      Acceptance Criteria

      1. means, in relation to an Acceptance Test, the criteria which must be met for that Acceptance Test to be successfully completed as set