This Electrical Subcontractor Agreement is made between a general contractor and a
subcontractor for the provision of electrical services. This document contains the
material terms and conditions of the agreement including the specific electrical services
to be provided, the payment arrangement, and the term of the agreement. It contains
numerous standard provisions that are commonly included in these types of
agreements, and may be customized to fit the specific needs of the contracting parties.
This should be used by general contractors and subcontractors when entering into an
agreement for electrical services.
ELECTRICAL SUBCONTRACTOR AGREEMENT
THIS ELECTRIC SUBCONTRACTOR AGREEMENT (herinafter the “Agreement),
made this __________ day of __________, _____ by and between ______________ (hereinafter
the “General Contractor”) and ____________________ (hereinafter the “Subcontractor”).
WHEREAS, the General Contractor wishes to obtain the services of the Subcontractor
for the purposes of providing electrical services to the General Contractor;
AND WHEREAS, the Subcontractor’s main business activity and service is providing
electrical services, including but not limited to, emergency electrical and lighting, solar power
systems, wiring, panel change out, rewiring, upgrades and electrical conversion, wire removal,
up to code repairs, and surge protection ;
AND WHEREAS, the Subcontractor is desirous to provide its electrical services to the
General Contractor pursuant to the terms and conditions contained herein.
NOW THEREFORE THIS AGREEMENT WITNESSES, that for good and valuable
consideration of the mutual covenants and agreements contained herein, the receipt and
adequacy of which is hereby acknowledged, the General Contractor and the Subcontractor hereto
covenant and agree as follows:
1.1 The Subcontractor shall provide the following electrical services, labor, materials, and
equipment to the General Contractor for the performance of the work to be completed by
the Subcontractor in accordance with the General Contractor’s specific plans and
specifications and pursuant to the terms and conditions contained on Schedule “A”
annexed hereto (hereinafter “the Work”):
(a) ____________________________ [LIST SERVICES TO BE PROVIDED}
[USE AS MANY LETTER HEADINGS AS NECESSARY]
1.2 The Subcontractor shall perform the Work at the Premises municipally known as
__________________ [ADDRESS AND/OR DESCRIPTION] (hereinafter the
“Premises”) or at such other location as the General Contractor may direct.
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2.01 The General Contractor hereby agrees that it shall pay to the Subcontractor the sum of
__________ [AMOUNT IN WORDS] dollars ($_________ [AMOUNT IN
NUMERALS]) (hereinafter the “Fees”) for the completion of the Work at the Premises.
2.02 The General Contractor shall pay the Fees to the Subcontractor as follows:
(a) upon execution of this Agreement, the General Contractor shall pay to the
Subcontractor a deposit in the sum of __________ [AMOUNT IN WORDS] dollars
($_________ [AMOUNT IN NUMERALS]) by way of cash, certified check, money
order, or bank draft, in contemplation of the completion of the Work at the Premises;
(b) upon the completion of the Work at the Premises, the General Contractor shall pay to
the Subcontractor the balance of the Fees due and owing by way of cash, certified
check, money order, or bank draft, provided the Work has been completed by the
Subcontractor satisfactory to the General Contractor. The balance of the Fees due
and owing to the Subcontractor shall be paid to the Subcontractor in full within
__________ [AMOUNT IN WORDS] (___ [AMOUNT IN NUMERALS]) days of
the completion of the Work.
3.00 TERMS OF RELATIONSHIP
3.01 Subject to the condition that each of the parties hereto and their servants, agents, and sub-
contractors shall at all material times have the necessary qualifications, each of the
General Contractor and the Subcontractor agrees to use and contract exclusively with the
other party for the electric services to be performed at the Premises.
4.00 SUBCONTRACTOR RESPONSIBILITIES
4.01 The Subcontractor shall undertake and complete, in a timely and good and skillful
manner, the electrical services required at the Premises by the General Contractor to the
same extent and in the same manner as if the Subcontractor had been contracted for the
electrical services at the Premises independently.
4.02 The Subcontractor shall maintain at a minimum a standard commercial public liability
and property damage insurance with a __________ [AMOUNT IN WORDS] dollar
($_________ [AMOUNT IN NUMERALS]) Dollar coverage limit and having the
General Contractor as an additional insured, along with Workers Compensation insurance
coverage and any other insurance as may be reasonably required by the particular
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5.01 The term of this Agreement shall be for a period of __________ [AMOUNT IN
WORDS] (___ [AMOUNT IN NUMERALS]) weeks/months [SELECT ONE] commencing
from the date hereof and ending on the __________ day of __________, _____, unless
terminated at an earlier date pursuant to provisions contained herein.
6.00 SCHEDULING OF WORK
6.01 The Subcontractor agrees that it shall not deliver any material or equipment to the
Premises or commence the Work until the Subcontractor receives written notice from the
General Contractor to do so.
6.02 The Subcontractor will commence the Work upon receiving such written notification
from the General Contractor and shall perform the Work on Work Days. Work Days
shall mean the days commencing Monday through Friday between the hours of _______
a.m. and _______ p.m.
7.00 TERMINATION OF AGREEMENT
7.01 This Agreement shall be terminated prior to the end of the term and the General
Contractor and the Subcontractor will relieved of any further obligations hereunder as follows:
(a) where an execution or any other process of any court shall become enforceable
against one party or a distress or analogous process shall be levied upon the
property of one party or any part thereof then in either event the other party, at its
sole option, may terminate this Agreement;
(b) where one party shall become insolvent or commit an act of bankruptcy, or make
an assignment in bankruptcy or a bulk sale of its assets, or a bankruptcy petition
shall be filed or presented against a party and not be bona fide opposed by such
party the other party, at its sole option, may terminate this Agreement; or
(c) either party may terminate this Agreement where the other has ceased to carry on
the business contemplated by this Agreement and as was being carried on as of
the date hereof.
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8.00 GENERAL PROVISIONS
8.01 This Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted according to the laws of the State of
8.02 The Subcontractor liability shall be strictly limited to the value of the electrical services
agreed to be performed and for greater certainty the Subcontractor shall not be liable for
any general, special, incidental, or consequential damages including, but not limited to,
property and equipment damage, loss of production, loss of profits, loss of revenue, or
any other business or economic disadvantage suffered by either the General Contractor or
the customer on account of any default or negligence of the Subcontractor. The
Subcontractor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the General Contractor, to the
fullest extent allowed by law, from any claims or judgments brought or made against it in
contravention or excess thereof.
8.03 This Agreement may not be assigned or transferred by either party without the express
written consent of the other party which consent may be withheld at the discretion of the
8.4 This Agreement and the Schedules referred to herein constitute the entire integrated
agreement between the parties and supersede all prior agreements, representations,
warranties, statements, promises, information, arrangements, and understandings,
whether oral or written, express or implied, with respect to the subject matter hereof. The
parties further acknowledge and agree that, in entering into this Agreement, they have not
in any way relied, and will not in any way rely, upon any oral or written agreements,
representations, warranties, statements, promises, information, arrangements, or
understandings, express or implied, not specifically set forth in this Agreement or in such
schedules, documents, or instruments.
8.5 Each provision of this Agreement is intended to be severable. If any provision hereof is
illegal or invalid, such illegality or invalidity shall not affect the validity of the remainder
8.6 This Agreement shall be binding upon and enure to the benefit of the parties and their
respective heirs, administrators, executors, successors and permitted assigns. Nothing
herein, express or implied, is intended to confer upon any person, other than the parties
and their respective heirs, administrators, executors, successors and permitted assigns,
any rights, remedies, obligations or liabilities under or by reason of this Agreement.
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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the General Contractor and the Subcontractor have
executed this Agreement as of the day and year first written above.
I have authority to bind the Company.
I have authority to bind the Company.
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TERMS AND CONDITIONS
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