Terms and Conditions

Please read the terms and conditions carefully

Hire Agreements

Hire Agreement

Hire per month: R 350.00 plus a delivery charge of R 800.

An amount of R800 is to be paid into our account prior to delivery. This pays for transport costs to your residence and includes the first month’s hire fee. (Please note that this is not a deposit) 

At the end of the hire period, there will be a collection charge of R 800.

A monthly charge of R 350 is to be paid in advance for each month’s hire and is to reach us before the seventh day of each month. A Stop or Debit order is preferable.

Please note: After you have hired the piano for one year, there will be a free tuning.

A hire agreement will be sent to you and after you complete and return it to us, with the initial payment, the piano will be delivered at your convenience.  


  • A copy of your identity document is required.
  • Malicious damage will be charged for at normal rates.
  • Piano cannot be moved unless by us.
  • Additional transport will then be charged for at normal rates.
  • Notice of one full month to be given on cessation of hire;
  • Prices quoted are for a minimum hire period of 6 months (including notice).
  • Hires for shorter periods are quoted at different rates due to transport costs.
  • The piano remains property of Helga Eshelby Hire Pianos.

Please also note that pianos must not stand on under-floor heating or too near a heat source since this will affect its tuning.