Terms and Conditions
Below is a list of general terms and conditions that you sign up to when you hire CIS for your studio needs. We can be flexible to some of the guidelines below but please ask if you have any questions or concerns.
The Client (you) is responsible for all monies due to Chilli Inc. Studios, and shall make payment to the studio at the end of each session. Block rate charges must be paid in advance or at the end of the first day used in the block. The studio fee and any media charges should be paid to Chili Inc. Studios in cash, check or credit card (PayPal).
Billing begins at the start of the booked time for the session and not when the client arrives. Please try and arrive 15 to 30 minutes prior to your booked time to allow for setup.
Chilli Inc. Studios shall endeavour to secure all recorded and recording media (all master tapes, slaves, final mixes, DATs, CD-Rs, minidiscs, cassettes, and all other media storage devices) owned by the Client, and left or stored on the Studio premises, but is NOT responsible for loss or damage.
In the event of loss to or damage of the Clients recording media due to wilful negligence, Chilli Inc. Studios shall be responsible for replacement of no more than the value of the total replacement cost of the unrecorded tape and studio time to date devoted to said recording media.
Chilli Inc. Studios shall endeavour to secure all other property left on the premises by the Client, (other than recording media) but is not responsible for loss due to theft, fire, act of God, or any other un-named occurrence.
Any Clients' recording media left on premises 30 days after completion of last recording session or service shall become the property of Chilli Inc. Studios if all monies due have not been paid.
Receipt of media from Chilli Inc. Studios to the Client is acknowledgement between both parties that the quality of all services rendered by the Studio is satisfactory to the Client and shall release Chilli Inc. Studios from any and all liability regarding said recording media and services rendered.
The Client shall be responsible for any loss or damage to Chilli Inc. Studios property incurred by the Client, employees of the Client, guests of the Client, or agents of the Client acting under the Client's instruction as a result of misuse, negligence, and/or carelessness.
Chilli Inc. Studios respects the security and privacy of the Client's artistic work and will not release or otherwise distribute any of the Client's material without the express written or verbal consent of the Client.
Chilli Inc. Studios is a drug-free studio. You can smoke cigarettes outside, and there are a number of convenience stores, restaurants, bars and supermarkets locally.
If you bring or order your own food, it needs to be eaten in the kitchen or dining areas. The studio is a FOOD-FREE zone!
Please don't litter outside or inside the studio; there are rubbish bins located in all rooms and outside at the rear of the property.
Guests are welcome, but we encourage you to invite only those people who will be useful to your project or your personal sanity. Unfortunately, the studio space is small and too many people in there is distracting to us and to you.
Chilli Inc. Studios own the (C) in the recording for all projects recorded at the studios, unless stipulated in a signed recording contract.