ABIC Contracts

Contract: ABIC MW 2018 Major Works (Set of 3)

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RRP $305.00
Author:Australian Institute of Architects & MBA
ISBN/Product Code:XX000211

This is the latest issue of the ABIC Major Works (MW) contract, launched in 2018. The MW 2018 contract is suitable for major non-housing or non-domestic projects in all states and territories. The MW contract should be selected to suit each individual project, taking account of its complexity, value and any specific project issues or requirements. The MW and the Simple Works (SW) contract both adapt monthly progress claims and payments. Compared to the SW contract, the MW contract also provides contract mechanisms for:

+urgent instructions +separable parts to the works (staged practical completion) +change of type of security +security from owner to contractor +dangerous or contaminated materials +encroachments +quality assurance systems +separate contractors.

It can also be used for home building work projects in Western Australia with a contract price over $500,000.

For housing and domestic projects in all states and territories: the Major Works contract housing version (MW 2018 H) should be used and contains all the conditions that are needed to comply with state or territory housing legislation.

Included in this contract pack is 3 copies of the contract. The MW 2018 User Guide and the accompanying editable Forms are available separately for sale or download via Acumen.

A Reference Copy for the architect or contractor is available for sale, if you would like to see the whole contract.

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