AKC News // SCS issues briefing note on Conditions of Engagement for Construction Consultants

Following the introduction of the Government standard "Conditions of Engagement for Construction Consultants" in January 2007 the QS Division of the SCS commissioned an independent legal opinion on the Conditions.

This Briefing Note sets out the overall structure of the Conditions of Engagement and considers the matters which Consultants are now required to price at the time of tender, it looks at the key provisions governing risk allocation and liability and changes introduced by the new Conditions.

This Briefing Note has been drafted independently by Arthur Cox, Solicitors and the Briefing Note is not necessarily the opinion of the Society of Chartered Surveyors

Click the the following link for the SCS Briefing Note in PDF format

Date : 03-07-2007