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					This Messenger Service Agreement is a between a company and a messenger whereby
the company retains the services of the messenger to deliver correspondence,
documents and packages on behalf of the company. The agreement provides for the
delivery services on an as-needed basis and that the messenger shall perform the
services during specified hours of the day. The company pays the messenger on a per
package basis and agrees to pay certain other out-of-pocket expenses incurred by the
messenger. However, the messenger is charged a deduction for late deliveries. The
template agreement can be customized to fit the needs of a company seeking to hire a
messenger or by a messenger or messenger service.
                       MESSENGER SERVICE AGREEMENT

       THIS MESSENGER SERVICE AGREEMENT (the “Agreement”), made this _____
day of ______________, 201______, by and between ____________________ (the “Company”)
and ___________________ (the “Messenger”).

       WHEREAS, the Messenger provides services for the purposes of delivering
correspondence, documents and packages;

       AND WHEREAS, the Company desires to obtain the messenger services of the
Individual;

        AND WHEREAS, the Messenger desires to provide messenger services to the Company
on 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 Company and the Messenger hereto covenant
and agree as follows:

1.00     SERVICES

1.1      The Company hereby retains the services of the Messenger for the purposes of delivering
         correspondence, documents and packages (the “Packages”) for and on behalf of the
         Company (the “Services”).

1.2      The Messenger shall deliver Packages for, and on behalf of, the Company on an “as-
         needed basis” by the Company.

1.3      The Messenger shall deliver the Packages by way of bicycle/motor vehicle, or by such
         other means as the Company and the Messenger in writing may agree.

2.00     TERM

2.01 This Agreement shall commence on the ____ day of ___________, 201_____, and shall
be in full force and effect for a Term of ____________ (____) weeks/months (the “Term”).

3.00     COMPLETION TIME

3.01     When the Company is in need of the Services of the Messenger, the Messenger agrees
         that he/she shall complete the Services on the same day between the hours of ______
         a.m. and _______ p.m., unless otherwise directed by the Company in writing.



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4.00     FEES

4.01     The Company shall pay to the Messenger a fee of ______________ ($______) Dollars
         (the “Fees”) per each completed delivery of Packages made by the Messenger.

4.02     The Company shall pay all accumulated Fees to the Messenger on a
         ______________[weekly/bi-weekly/monthly] {Instruction: specify which period of time
         applies.} basis in accordance with the number of Services performed by the Messenger
         for the Company.

4.03     The Company shall pay all accumulated Fees to the Messenger by way of cash or check,
         or by such other means as the Company and the Messenger may in writing agree.

5.00     CONDITION OF PACKAGES

5.01     The Messenger shall deliver each and every Package with the utmost care. The
         Messenger guarantees to the Company that each Package shall be delivered to its
         intended destination in the same condition as it left the Company’s premises.

6.00     LATE DELIVERY

6.01     In the event the Messenger fails to deliver a Package within the prescribed time frame
         contained in Article 3.00 hereof, the Company shall deduct ____________ (___%)
         percent from the Fees payable to the Messenger.

6.02     In the event the Messenger fails to deliver a Package within the prescribed time frame
         contained in Article 3.00 hereof due to any uncontrollable act, including but not limited
         to, acts of God, fire, flood or theft, the provisions of Article 6.01 shall not apply.

7.00     EXTRA EXPENSES

7.01     The Company agrees that it will reimburse the Messenger for any reasonable and
         necessary out-of-pocket expenses which may be incurred by the Messenger for the
         performance of the Services; provided that any and all extra expenses shall be first
         subject to approval by the Company. Parking infractions and moving violations are
         deeded as unreasonable expenses, unless Company agrees in writing to cover these for a
         particular assignment or group of assignments. In this event, Company does not waive its
         right to not pay for parking and moving violation expenses for earlier or subsequent
         assignments.
7.02     Any out-of-pocket expenses not receiving prior approval in writing by Company may be
         reimburse or not reimbursed at the sole discretion of Company.

8.00     RELATIONSHIP

8.01     The Company and the Messenger hereby acknowledge and agree that the Messenger shall
         perform the Services contemplated herein as an independent contractor and at no time



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DOCUMENT INFO
Description: This Messenger Service Agreement is a between a company and a messenger whereby the company retains the services of the messenger to deliver correspondence, documents and packages on behalf of the company. The agreement provides for the delivery services on an as-needed basis and that the messenger shall perform the services during specified hours of the day. The company pays the messenger on a per package basis and agrees to pay certain other out-of-pocket expenses incurred by the messenger. However, the messenger is charged a deduction for late deliveries. The template agreement can be customized to fit the needs of a company seeking to hire a messenger or by a messenger or messenger service.