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Construction Contracts

Domestic Building Contracts in VIC : A Quick Guide

Before signing your domestic building contract, have a quick look at the different types of home building contracts in Victoria, so you can determine which type suits your needs perfectly. Read on for more.

Security of Payment

Adjudicating Claims Under the Security of Payment Act

Adjudication is one of the remedies provided by the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2002 (SOP Act) for enforcing payment claims. It’s quick, easy, and convenient. Read on to learn all you need to know about enforcing your claim in the most cost-effective way.

Security of Payment

Enforce Progress Payments

Sometimes, despite serving a valid Payment Claim, you still remain unpaid. This article explains how to enforce your claims for progress payments.

Security of Payment

All About the Payment Schedule

Under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2002 (SOP Act), you have a right to claim progress payments through the simple expedient of serving a valid Payment Claim. Once you’ve done that, you can expect to be paid the full amount of your claim, or you can expect to receive a Payment Schedule. In this article, we let you in on everything you need to know.

Security of Payment

How to Make and Serve a Valid Payment Claim

The Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2002 (SOP Act) is a law that allows the recovery of progress payments through the service of a valid Payment Claim. This article will show you how to make sure that your Payment Claim is valid, and how to effect a valid service of the same.

Building Contracts

How to Terminate Your Building Contract

Homeowners have the right to get out of their domestic building contracts. Find out what these rights are and how you may exercise them.

Construction Contracts

DIY Construction Contract Review

Yes, it’s possible to review your construction contract on your own, without engaging the services of a lawyer. Read on to find out how.