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Terms and Conditions

Working with Followmont

Trading Terms Our trading terms are within 7 days from date of invoice / statement (or as otherwise agreed in writing).   All freight charges will be referred to the sender for payment unless a valid Followmont Account Number of the receiver is endorsed on the consignment note or by prior arrangement.
Acceptance of Quotation The rates submitted are valid only when the Acceptance of Trading Conditions has been signed by both parties and returned to our Accounts Department and will be reviewed in six months from this date.
Validity of Published Rates Schedule The schedule is subject to change without notice.All rates contained there-in are Exclusive of GST and nay Fuel Levy or any other surcharges.
Fuel Levy See www.followmont.com.au
Account Service Fee A minimal fee will apply to all invoices / statements.
Goods & Services Tax (GST) Quoted rates do not include the Goods and Services Tax.
We are not common carriers All good carried are subject to the Terms and Conditions of Contract – Followmont Transport Pty Ltd. Please refer to the ‘Conditions of Contract’ on the reverse of our consignment note or refer to www.followmont.com.au
FreightSafe The FreightSafe Risk Warranty Service is available for an additional fee in line with the Freight Safe special conditions available via http://followmont.com.au/freightsafe-terms
Dangerous Goods A surcharge is payable for Dangerous Goods.   Correct Dangerous Goods paperwork (Including EPGs) must accompany consignment notes.
Pallets Pallets remain the responsibility of the consignor.
Cubic Density Charges reflect the greater the actual (dead) weight or the volumetric (cubic) weight of the consignment (333kgs per cubic metre: calculated as length x width x height).
Saturday / Public Holiday Service A surcharge per consignment is payable.
Additional Charges Additional charges will be charged for

  • Tailgate Delivery
  • Hand-unload
  • Home Delivery
  • Futile Pickups / Deliveries
Oversized (out of gauge) freight Oversized or out-of-gauge freight (eg uncrated machinery) may attract a cubic conversion factor of 500 kilgrams per cubic metre, at Followmont’s discretion.
Proof of Delivery In the event that a hard copy proof of delivery is required, a fee will apply. POD retrieval is available free of charge online.