INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT
AGREEMENT made between ____________ (Governmental Entity), a political
subdivision of the state of Idaho, herein "ENTITY" and ______________
THE PARTIES AGREE AS FOLLOWS:
hereby employs CONTRACTOR as an independent contractor to complete and perform
the following project and work:
agrees to provide all materials and services for the project in accordance with
the attached written specifications.
TIME OF PERFORMANCE AND TERMINATION:
Parties agree that:
CONTRACTOR shall commence work on the project by ___________, 20____ and
project by _____________, 20____.
CONTRACTOR will commence work on the project on __________, 20____ and
continue until this
Agreement is terminated by ______ days written notice by either party.
agrees to pay CONTRACTOR as compensation:
[ ] The sum of $__________,
payable upon completion of the project and acceptance by ENTITY.
[ ] The sum of
$_____________, per __________________ which shall be payable
INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR: The
parties agree that CONTRACTOR is the independent contractor of ENTITY and in no
way an employee or agent of ENTITY and is not entitled to workers compensation
or any benefit of employment with the ENTITY.
ENTITY shall have no control over the performance of this Agreement by
CONTRACTOR or its employees, except to specify the time and place of
performance, and the results to be achieved.
ENTITY shall have no responsibility for security or protection of
CONTRACTOR'S supplies or equipment. CONTRACTOR
agrees to pay and be responsible for all taxes due from the compensation
received under this contract.
warrants that all materials and goods supplied under this Agreement shall be of
good merchantable quality and that all services will be performed in a good
workmanlike manner. CONTRACTOR
acknowledges that it will be liable for any breach of this warranty.
agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless ENTITY, and its officers, agents
and employees, from and against any and all claims, losses, actions, or
judgments for damages or injury to persons or property arising out of or in
connection with the acts and/or any performances or activities of CONTRACTOR,
CONTRACTOR's agents, employees, or representatives under this Agreement.
agrees to obtain and keep in force during its acts under this Agreement a
comprehensive general liability insurance policy in the minimum amount of
$_______________, which shall name and protect CONTRACTOR, all CONTRACTOR's
employees, ENTITY, and its officers, agents and employees, from and against any
and all claims, losses, actions, and judgments for damages or injury to persons
or property arising out of or in connection with the CONTRACTOR's acts.
CONTRACTOR shall provide proof of liability coverage as set forth above
to ENTITY prior to commencing its performance as herein provided, and require
insurer to notify ENTITY ten (10) days prior to cancellation of said policy.
WORKER’S COMPENSATION: CONTRACTOR
shall maintain in full force and effect worker's compensation for CONTRACTOR and
any agents, employees, and staff that the CONTRACTOR may employ, and provide
proof to ENTITY of such coverage or that such worker's compensation insurance is
not required under the circumstances.
COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS: CONTRACTOR agrees to comply with all
federal, state, city, and local laws, rules and regulations.
ENTIRE AGREEMENT: This is the entire agreement of the parties and
can only be modified or amended in writing by the parties.
ATTORNEY FEES: Reasonable
attorney fees shall be awarded to the prevailing party in any action to enforce
this Agreement or to declare forfeiture or termination of this Agreement.
DATED this _______ day of _______________, 20____.
City or other Governmental Entity)
(Title or Office)
(Signature of Witness or Notary