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

Standard Building Subcontract Conditions 2016

Appropriate:

  • For use where the main contract is the Standard Building Contract (with quantities, without quantities or with approximate quantities)
  • For sub-contract works where the Sub-Contractor is not required to design

Can be used:

  • Where the sub-contract works and/or main contract works are to be carried out in sections
  • For sub-contract works that are to be carried out on the basis of an adjusted sub-contract sum (adjustment for variations etc.) or by complete remeasurement

Not suitable:

Where the Sub-Contractor is to design any part of the sub-contract works, even though the other criteria are met - consider the Standard Building Sub-Contract with sub-contractor's design (SBCSub/D/A and SBCSub/D/C).