The JCT Design and Build Contract 2024 – What’s New?

JCT has now published the long-awaited 2024 edition of the Design and Build Contract family, with important changes relating to Part 2A of the Building Regulations, the Contractor’s responsibility for design and the extension of time provisions.

Click here for our summary of the key differences between the 2016 and 2024 editions of the Design and Build Contract.

We will be running a series of seminars in June covering the new changes in more detail.  Further details and the dates will be released shortly.

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