All accounts are due for payment upon receipt, and prior to collection of documentation, as credit will not be provided. Where accounts remain outstanding any stated discounts will be revoked and an administration fee of $49.50 (inclusive of GST) per month will be applied to the original amount due. In the event of staged works, no works will proceed until progress payments have been made in full. Debts administered by Prushka with collection fee & legal costs added to total amount.
Initial consultation with O’Beirne Design is charged at $99/Hr (inclusive of GST) at minimum 1Hr. This consultation fee is will be subtracted from the final amount if the services of O’Beirne Design are engaged. Consultation fee remains payable if services of O’Beirne Design are not engaged.
A nominal deposit may be requested by O’Beirne Design prior to commencement of works. The deposit will be based on a percentage of the estimated total fee. The deposit amount will be subtracted from the final invoice upon completion of our works. Deposit amount may be retained if the contract is terminated prior to completion of estimated works.
Staged Work/Progress Payments:
After Initial deposit, progress payment requests may be issued by O’Beirne Design for works completed at 4 week or $500 intervals, or at specific stages of works such as and not limited to any number or combination of the following: Sketch Plan stage, Planning Permit stage, Tender Issue, Building Permit Issue, Construction Issue, Amendment Issue.
The Client shall not make any demand on O’Beirne Design or commence any legal proceedings against O’Beirne Design and O’Beirne Design shall have no liability, whether in negligence or otherwise, to the Client in relation to any work performed by any consultant engaged by either O’Beirne Design or the Client.
Where the Client provides to O’Beirne design any materials including sketches, photographs, drawings, plans or concepts upon which O’Beirne Design is to base the work, the Client shall indemnify and keep indemnified O’Beirne Design at all times against all actions, proceedings, claims demands, liabilities, either express or implied, and all costs, losses or profit, damages and expenses whatsoever which may be taken against O’Beirne Design or incurred or become payable by O’Beirne Design resulting or arising from any claim or infringement of any patent, registered design, trademark, copyright or any other property or interest of a third party which may result out of the use by O’Beirne Design of the materials.