FREE Canadian Consultancy Agreement
A free Consultancy Agreement for use in Canada used when a Company wishes to hire a consultant to perform services.
Disclaimer:This was not drafted by a attorney & should not be used as a legal document.
CONSULTANCY AGREEMENT- SHORT FORM
This Consultancy Agreement ("Agreement") is made on this [Date] by and between:
Mr. [Name], having his business registered address at [Address] hereinafter referred as the Consultant;
[Company], existing under the laws of [Province], having its registered office at [Address], hereinafter referred as the Company.
The Consultant and the Company shall be individually referred as the Party and collectively as the Parties.
The Company wishes to engage the Consultant and the Consultant agrees to perform the services as agreed between both the parties. Now therefore, based on mutual covenants, the parties agrees as follows:
The Consultant agrees to perform the services and provide the deliverables set out in Annexure-A to this Agreement (the "Services").
2. Time of Performance
The Consultant agrees that the Services shall commence on [Date of Commencement] and shall continue until [Date of Completion].
As full consideration for performance of the Services, the Company shall pay the Consultant CAD $[________]. While performing the Services, the Consultant shall be entitled to be reimbursed reasonably.
The Consultant shall submit an invoice to the Company for the Services upon completion of the Services as described in Attachment A.
It shall be the responsibility of the Consultant to ensure compliance with all applicable tax laws in the country of domicile.
The Consultant shall not, during the term of this Agreement and within [number of years] years after its termination or expiration, disclose any proprietary or confidential information relating to the Services or the Company, this Agreement or the Company’s business or operation without the prior written consent of the Company, to any third party.
7. Law Governing Contract
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of [Province] and the laws of Canada applicable thereto.
8. Dispute Resolution
Any dispute arising out of the Agreement, which cannot be amicably settled between the parties, shall be referred to arbitration by a single arbitrator in [Province] in accordance with the International Commercial Arbitration Act (Province).
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the Consultant has hereunto set his hand, and the Company has caused these presents to be executed in its name and on its behalf, all as of the day and year first above written.
Its: Duly Authorized Representative