NEW JUNE 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

Minor Works Sub-Contract with sub-contractor's design MWSub/D 2016

Appropriate:

  • For use where the main contract is the Minor Works Building Contract with contractor's design
  • Where the Sub-Contractor is to design all or part of the sub-contract works (Sub-Contractor's Designed Portion)
  • For a small sub-contract package of work or one that is of straightforward content with low risk involved

Not suitable:

  • Where the sub-contract works are of a complex technical nature
  • Where sub-contractor's design is not involved - consider the Short Form of Sub-Contract (ShortSub). See also the opening paragraph of the Guidance Notes