NEW DECEMBER 2016

This is the current version of this contract.


Appropriate:

where the work involved is simple in character;

where the work is designed by on or on behalf of the Employer;

where the Employer is to provide drawings and/or a specification and/or work schedules to define adequately the quantity and quality of the work: and

where an Architect/Contract Administrator or a Quantity Surveyor, if appointed, is to administer the conditions.


Can be used:

by both private and local authority employers;

where bills of quantities are required.


Not suitable:

where detailed control procedures are needed;

where the Contractor is to design discrete part(s) of the works, even though all the other criteria are met – consider using the Minor Works Building Contract with contractor’s design for use in Scotland (MWD/Scot)