MICKEY BLU TRAVEL - T&C's
Mickey Blu Travel - Terms and Conditions
These conditions apply whether a contract has been made verbally or in writing.
The hirer acts on behalf of all the passengers travelling. In the case of the hirer being a company, group etc then an individual must be named as the responsible person.
The hirer will be held responsible for all actions and decisions of passengers on board including any additional costs incurred, whether or not they travel with the party.
Mickeyblu Travel / the driver can only accept instructions from the hirer. If the hirer is not travelling on the vehicle a representative must be chosen and the company informed prior to hire departure.
Quotations are calculated on time, mileage and vehicle size plus any other costs incurred on the basis of the information provided by the hirer.
Hire Confirmation by Mickeyblu Travel or subsequent alterations will normally be in the form of verbal confirmation.
Use of Vehicle
The hirer must not assume that the vehicle will be available between the outward and return journeys, nor to assume that the vehicle will remain at the destination for the hirer’s use unless previously agreed with the company.
If a passenger is sick or soils the vehicle at anytime, there will be a charge of £50 to the company for valeting services which must be paid by the hirer on the day/night.
The Company reserves the right to levy additional charges than that agreed on the original quotation for additional mileage or time. The vehicle will depart at times agreed by the hirer; it is the respect of the hirer to account for all passengers at those times. The company will not accept liability for losses incurred by passengers who fail to follow the hirer’s instructions.
Drivers are strictly regulated by law regarding driving hours and rest periods etc. Neither the hirer nor any passenger shall delay or interrupt the journey in such a way that the driver is breaching regulations.
At the time of booking the seating capacity must be specified by the hirer. Under no circumstances must the hirer load the vehicle beyond its legal seating capacity.
Conveyance of Animals
No animals may be carried on any vehicle (other than guide dogs) without prior agreement.
Breakdowns and Delays
Mickeyblu Travel gives advice on journey times in good faith. However as a result of breakdown, traffic congestion or other events beyond the reasonable control of the company, journeys may take longer than expected and in the circumstances the company will not be liable for loss or inconvenience caused to the hirer.
Cancellation by Hirer
If the hirer cancels, the following scale of charges will apply:
7 to 1 Days = 5O%
Less than 24Hrs = 1OO%
Cancellation by the Company
In the event of circumstances beyond the control of Mickeyblu Travel e.g. civil unrest, strikes, police road closures, terrorist attacks etc (including adverse weather and road conditions) or in the event of the hirer taking any action varying agreed conditions unilaterally the company may, by returning all money paid and without further liability cancel the contract.
Food and Drink
Alcoholic beverages may not be consumed on the vehicle. All food and drink (except confectionery) is prohibited from being consumed on any vehicle without prior consent.
All passenger vehicles are subject to restrictions on carrying luggage. The hirer should notify the company in advance of any large items or special requirements as some items may not be able to be carried. The hirer should notify Mickeyblu Travel in advance if possible or the driver if at short notice of any items of exceptional values that are to be carried. It is the hirer’s responsibility to minimise the risk of loss when property is left unattended on the vehicle. The hirer accepts that the driver shall make the final decision as to whether or what extent the passenger’s property is carried.
The hirer is responsible for the duration of the hire for any damage caused to the vehicle by any passenger. The driver is responsible for the safety of the vehicle at all times, including the passengers safety whilst in the vehicle, the driver may remove or have removed any passenger from the vehicle whose behaviour is judged by the driver to be unreasonable and dangerous to other passengers.
In the event of a complaint regarding the services of Mickeyblu Travel the hirer should seek a solution at the time from the driver or company. If a satisfactory remedy cannot be provided, complaints should be submitted in writing to the Management within 14 days of termination at the time of the hire.
In the event of the failure of the company to provide the booked service as detailed on the confirmation any refund will be limited to the amount paid for the hire.