NEW SEPTEMBER 2016


THIS CONTRACT IS FOR USE IN ENGLAND, FOR SCOTLAND SEE SBCC CONTRACTS


The JCT Contracts 2016 edition reflects new payment legislation and makes other changes which include:


•Incorporating and updating provisions from the JCT Public Sector Supplement relating to Fair Payment, transparency and BIM into JCT Contracts

•CDM Regulations 2015

•Reflect the Public Contracts Regulations 2015

•Changes in respect of payment , designed to reflect Fair Payment principles and to simplify and consolidate the payment provisions

•Provisions for the grant of Performance Bonds and Parent Company guarantees•An extension of (Works) Insurance Option C

•Minor updates and clarification of the intellectual property provisions•Incorporate (where appropriate) the provisions of the JCT 2012 Named Specialist Update


JCT Design and Build Contract DB 2016


Appropriate:

Where detailed contract provisions are necessary and Employer's Requirements have been prepared and provided to the Contractor

Where the Contractor is not only to carry out and complete the works, but also to complete the design

Where the Employer employs an agent (who may be an external consultant or employee) to administer the conditions


Can be used:

Where the works are to be carried out in sections

By both private and local authority employers