NEW OCTOBER 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 Standard Building Contract with Quantities 2016

Appropriate:

  • For larger works designed and/or detailed by or on behalf of the Employer, where detailed contract provisions are necessary and the Employer is to provide the Contractor with drawings
  • With bills of quantities to define the quantity and quality of the work
  • Where a Contract Administrator and Quantity Surveyor are to administer the conditions

Can be used:

  • Where the Contractor is to design discrete part(s) of the works (contractor's designed portion)
  • Where the works are to be carried out in sections
  • By both private and local authority employers