Conditions of Hire

This bouncy castle should be operated to the standards set out by the Health & Safety Executive (Guidance on Safety and Practice in Fairgrounds and Amusement Parks – PM76/Entertainment Sheet 7) and the Local Authority. These standards form the basis of these conditions of hire.


  • At all times you must act responsibly to operate the castle SAFELY and so to avoid injury to anyone using the castle and to avoid damage to the bouncy castle.
  • Please note that as the hirer you are not permitted to erect the Inflatable Equipment. You may however, deflate the equipment and lock it away when it is not being used.
  • A responsible adult must supervise play on the castle at all times.
  • You must prevent the blower, cables & plugs from getting wet or from falling over.
  • Do not allow children with medical conditions which may put them at risk of injury(e.g. brittle bones disease or temporary injuries) to use the castle.
  • You must have first aid facilities on site.
  • No pets to be allowed on the inflatable.
  • All shoes, badges and jewellery must be removed. We also recommend spectacles be removed.
  • Children are not allowed to climb, sit or hang on the inflatable walls.
  • No toys to be taken on bouncy castle as they can cause injury or puncture the castle.
  • No face paints, party poppers, coloured streamers or silly string as these make a mess and can also stain the inflatable for which you will be liable for payment to clean or repair.
  • No food or drinks to be consumed whilst on the inflatable to avoid both mess and possibility of choking.
  • Do not allow children to bounce on the front safety step. The safety step is to assist users in getting on/off safely.
  • Limit the number of children on the castle at any one time to a safe level, avoid small and large children using the inflatable at the same time.
  • The castle is intended for use by children under the age of 14. Please ensure nobody over this age uses the castle especially adults.
  • The hirer agrees to pay for any damage, loss and mess to the castle.
  • No smoking, fires or barbeques to be used near the inflatable.
  • Never switch the blower on and off whilst the inflatable is in use, if the inflatable fails for whatever reason, evacuate immediately to prevent injury.