12. Liquidated Damages under JCT Standard form Contracts

  1. David Chappell

Published Online: 16 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119951971.ch12

Building Contract Claims, Fifth Edition

Building Contract Claims, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Chappell, D. (2009) Liquidated Damages under JCT Standard form Contracts, in Building Contract Claims, Fifth Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119951971.ch12

Author Information

  1. Wakefield, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470657386

Online ISBN: 9781119951971

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Keywords:

  • liquidated damages - under JCT standard form contracts;
  • Standard Building Contract (SBC) - and Clauses 2.31 and 2.32;
  • certificate of non-completion – architect, issuing non-completion certificate;
  • problems with deductions - contractor, entitled to interest on money deducted and repaid;
  • notice requiring payment - Clause 2.32.4, employer to serve notice requiring payment;
  • employers, issuing notice - as soon as architect has issued a non-completion certificate;
  • conditions, satisfied - before liquidated damages can be withheld;
  • Intermediate Building Contract (IC and ICD) - Clauses 2.22–2.24, in previous JCT Intermediate Building Contract (IFC 98);
  • Minor Works Building Contract (MW and MWD) - Clause 2.8 (under MW) or clause 2.9 (under MWD);
  • Construction Management Trade Contract (CM/TC) - Clause 2.32, recovery of unliquidated or actual damages

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Standard Building Contract (SBC)

  • Intermediate Building Contract (IC and ICD)

  • Minor Works Building Contract (MW and MWD)

  • Design and Build Contract (DB)

  • Prime Cost Building Contract (PCC)

  • Management Building Contract (MC)

  • Construction Management Trade Contract (CM/TC)

  • Major Project Construction Contract (MP)

  • Measured Term Contract (MTC)

  • Constructing Excellence Contract (CE)