Contract creates a relationship between freelance designer and client. It is legal procedure to secure both parties. It contains the duties, rights and project detail. It should be signed by both parties for future security. In this article, I’m going to express some essential points that should be included while making your freelance design contract.
You need to clearly identify the project type and name in the contract. You should provide complete details of the project which describes the main theme of the contract.
In this section of contract, mention the personal details of the freelance which includes company name, owner name and contact information.
Client Contact Information
Client contact information is necessary part of any contract. It includes phone number, email address and address of the client for communication and future proceedings.
Project Start Date
Starting date of the project should be mention in the contract. Email is not good enough, it should be written in the contract with the signatures of both parties.
Terms and Conditions
Terms and conditions are necessary part of any contract. Terms include daily working hours, estimated working hours, incremental payments, deposits, rights and duties.
Projected End Date
An estimated deadline has great importance for completion of any work or project. It should be clearly written in the contract.
The contract should be signed and stamped by both parties at the last of all detail.