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					                            Sample Self-Storage Agreement


                      Storer                                           Storage Provider

                  (“the Storer”)                                  (“the Storage Provider”)

Name:                                                 Name:

Company name (if applicable):                         Company name (if applicable):

Address:                                              Address:

Daytime telephone number:                             Daytime telephone number:

Mobile number:                                        Mobile number:

Email address:                                        Email address:

Name of alternative contact (if applicable)::         Name of alternative contact (if applicable)::

Alternative contact address:                          Alternative contact address:

Alternative contact telephone number:                 Alternative contact telephone number:

Alternative contact email address:                    Alternative contact email address:

Proof of identity (e.g. driving licence,              Proof of identity (e.g. driving licence,
passport) has been provided:                          passport) has been provided:

 Yes                                                  Yes

                                                      Proof of right to let or sub-let the storage
                                                      space (e.g., lease agreement [including sub-
                                                      letting rights], recent mortgage document
                                                      property deeds) has been provided:

                                                       Yes


For the purposes of this agreement, if there is more than one Storer or Storage Provider, the use of the
singular incorporates the plural.

1. Property

    The Storer desires to store with the Storage Provider, and the Storage Provider agrees to
    accept and store for the Storer, the following property ("the Property"):
    _____________________________________________________________________
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   _____________________________________________________________________

   Photographs of [ ] some [ ] all of the items are attached.

   The Storer certifies that the Property does not include any of the following items:

      Cash and securities
      Food or perishable goods
      Living plants or animals
      Waste
      Flammable or hazardous goods
      Illegal goods
      Toxic, polluted or contaminated goods
      Firearms, munitions or explosives
      Radioactive materials

2. Storage Location

   The Property will be stored at the following location:

   _____________________________________________________________________

   The Storage Provider certifies that they have legal right to let or sub-let the storage location
   to the Storer for the duration allowed by Clause 4.

   The Storage Provider agrees that the Property will not be removed from this location
   without prior written notice to and written consent of the Storer.

3. Storage Term and Payment

   The Storage Provider agrees to store the Property on a

       [weekly, or monthly]______ basis in exchange for payment of £________ per
       ____________, payable on or before the first day of each such period.

   If the Storer fails to make payment on or before the due date, the Storage provider may
   serve the Storer with a [seven, fourteen, or thirty]______ -day written notice terminating
   this storage agreement.

4. Beginning and Ending Dates
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   [choose one:]

   [ ] Storage will begin on _________________, and will continue until the Storer claims the
       Property or the Storage Provider serves the Storer with a [ seven, fourteen, or
       thirty]______ -day written notice terminating this storage agreement.

   [ ] Storage will begin on _____________, and will continue until _______________, or until
       the Storer reclaims the Property, whichever occurs first.

5. Access to the Property

   The Storage Provider will allow the Storer access to the Property at the storage location at
   the following times:

   [‘Daytime’ is defined as between the hours of 9am and 5pm. ‘Evening’ is defined as between
   the hours of 6pm and 9pm ‘Weekend’ is defined as between the hours of 9am and 5pm on
   Saturday and Sunday only.]

   [choose one:]

       [ ] 24 hours a day - 7 days/week [ ] 24 hours - Monday to Friday

       [ ] Daytime and evenings - 7 days/week[ ] Daytime and evenings - Monday to Friday

        [ ] Daytime - 7 days per week    [ ] Daytime - Monday to Friday

        [ ] Weekends and evenings [ ] Evenings - Monday to Friday [ ] Weekends

        [ ] By arrangement

   If due to illness or holiday absence or other such reasonable circumstances the Storage
   Provider is unable to provide access to the Property themselves, the Storage Provider will
   take reasonable steps to allow the Storer access to the Property through a trustworthy third
   party.

   In the event where access to the Property is not possible through a third party the Storage
   Provider will give the Storer fair notice in writing of the dates and times during which the
   Property cannot be accessed.

6. Use of Property
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   The Storage Provider will not use the Property, or permit it to be used by anyone else,
   without the Storer's prior written consent. Notwithstanding Clause 11, the Storage Provider
   is liable for any damage to the Property during use without the Storer's prior written
   consent.

7. Reclaiming Property

   The Storer may reclaim the Property at any time by providing [seven, fourteen, or thirty,
   __________] -days written notice of terminating this storage agreement, but not later than
   the date specified in Clause 4, or the date specified in the Storage Provider's notice of
   termination under that clause. The Storage Provider will make the Property available to the
   Storer, but may first require the Storer to pay the Storage Provider any unpaid charges
   allowed by Clauses 3 and 8.

   The Storage Provider may refuse to return the Property if the Storage Provider is instructed
   to withhold return of the Property by a court or law enforcement officer.

8. Failure to Reclaim Property

   If the Storer fails to reclaim the Property on or before the last day of storage indicated in the
   the Storage Provider's notice of termination or in Clause 4, the Storage Provider will [choose
   one]:

   [ ] continue to store the Property at the rate of £_________ per _________ until the Storer
       reclaims the Property. The Storage Provider may require the Storer to pay accrued
       storage fees before returning the Property.

   [ ] send to the Storer's last known address by first-class mail a notice to reclaim the
       Property, and wait 30 days; if the Storer does not make arrangements to reclaim the
       Property during the 30 days, the Storage Provider may deem the Property abandoned,
       sell it to pay for outstanding storage fees, and hold the balance (minus reasonable costs
       of sale) for the Storer, or otherwise dispose of the Property as they see fit.

9. Early Reclaiming

   If the Storer reclaims the Property during a period for which payment has been made, no
   pro rata refund will be made.

10. Return to Someone Other Than the Storer
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    The Storage Provider will not return the Property to any person other than the Storer
    without prior written permission from the Storer. If the Storer dies while this agreement is
    in effect, the Storer instructs the Storage Provider to return the Property to
    _________________________________________________________________________

    upon proper proof of that person's identity and documentation of the Storer's death, unless
    the Storage Provider is instructed otherwise by a court or law enforcement official.

11. More Than One Storer

If more than one the Storer is listed at the beginning of this form [choose one]:

    [ ] The Storage Provider may return the Property only to all of the the Storers.

    [ ] The Storage Provider may return the Property to _____[state The Storer's name]_____
        rather than all of the Storers.

12. Value of the Property

    The Storer and the Storage Provider agree that the approximate replacement value [ ] fair
    market value [ ] for specific items of the Property on the date this agreement is signed is:

    Item                                                          Value

    _______________________________________               ________________________

    _______________________________________               ________________________

    _______________________________________               ________________________

13. Condition of the Property

    The Property being stored appears to be in good condition except for the following defects
    or damage:

    ____________[provide details on each item of property being stored]____________.

14. Care During Storage Period

    The Storage Provider confirms that the storage location is clean, dry and free from damp
    and that it will be maintained in this state for the duration of this agreement.
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    The Storage Provider agrees to exercise reasonable care to protect the Property from loss,
    theft, or damage. The Storage Provider agrees to be liable for loss, theft, or damage to the
    Property caused by the Storage Provider's negligent, reckless, or intentional act. The Storer
    agrees to be liable for damage to the Property or the storage location caused by inherent or
    defective condition of the Property.

    [ ] [optional] The Storer will insure the Property against loss, theft, or damage under the
        Storers' or other insurance policy.

    [ ] [optional] The Storage Provider will insure the property against loss, theft, or damage to
        the extent allowable under the Storage Provider’s home or other insurance policy.

15. Title to the Property

    The title to the Property will remain at all times in the Storer.

    16. Notice of Court Order or Similar

    The Storage Provider agrees to notify the Storer promptly in writing if the Storage Provider
    receives any instruction to withhold return of the Property by a court or law enforcement
    officer.

17. Disputes

    [choose one:]

    [ ] Litigation. If a dispute arises, either the Storer or The Storage Provider may take the
        matter to court.

    [ ] Mediation and possible litigation. If a dispute arises, The Storer and the Storage Provider
        will try in good faith to settle it through mediation conducted by [choose one]:

        [ ] _______[name of mediator]______.

        [ ] a mediator to be mutually selected.

        The Storer and the Storage Provider will share the costs of the mediator equally. If the
        dispute is not resolved within 30 days after it is referred to the mediator, either the
        Storer or the Storage Provider may take the matter to arbitration or court.
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18. Modification of This Agreement

   All agreements between the parties related to storage of the Property are incorporated in
   this contract. Any modification to this contract must be in writing signed by the Storer and
   the Storage Provider.

19. Additional Terms

   Additional terms for the storage of the Property are as follows:
   ____________________________________________________________________.



The Storer's signature: ___________________________

Date: ______________________________________

The Storage Provider's signature: _________________________

Date: ______________________________________

				
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