Simple Contract for Services [Sample]

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Simple Contract For Services Letter

This is a contract entered into by the Client, [Name and Address of Client], and the service Provider, [Name and Address of Provider] that is valid on this date, [DATE].

The Client hereby appoints the Provider for the services described under Designated Services. The Provider agrees to deliver the services and be paid according to the description under Scheduled Payment.

Designated Services

The Provider will take the Client’s two dogs, both beagles, for a 45 minute walk every day. The dogs will be on leashes and may be taken to the local park Name of Park. 

The provider will go to the Client’s house to get the dogs at or about 11:00 am and return them to the house after 45 minutes. If either dog has a bowel movement, the Provider will clean the area in the appropriate way.

If the Provider is not able to perform the above mentioned duties, the Provider will inform the Client at least 24 hours in advance unless the reason is an emergency.

Scheduled Payment

The Client will pay the Provider thirty dollars $30 at the time the Provider brings the dogs back to the house after the walk. At that time, the Provider will sign a receipt for the payment.

If the Client fails to pay on time, the Client will add five dollars $5 to the salary the next time the Provider walks the dogs. If the Provider fails to walk the dogs, no payment will be given.

Applicable Laws

This contract is governed by the laws of the County of [COUNTY] in the state of [STATE] and any applicable federal laws.

This contract can be terminated by either the Client or Provider one week, seven days, in advance of the termination date.

The authorized agents the Client and Provider affix their signature to the terms of the above agreement.

[Signature of Client DATE]
[Printed Name of Client]

[Signature of Provider DATE]
[Printed Name of Provider]