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Could the clause stating when you are to be paid your final retention payment, be void?

Updated: Jul 17, 2020


Subbies and Tradies - could the clause stating when you are to be paid your final retention payment be void, subbies get paid, defects liability - call us on 07 3128 0120 or email at subcontractors@arbuildinglaw.com.au - www.subcontractors.arbuildinglaw.com.au

Could the clause stating when you are to be paid your final retention payment, be void? The purpose of our article is to talk about:

  • The all-important definition of the expiry or end of Defects Liability Period, which determines when that final pot of retentions is released to you; and

  • The High Court of Australia decision that in one particular subcontract, the clause stating the end of the Defects Liability Period was void. Could it apply to your subcontracts?

Read the whole article here: https://www.subcontractors.arbuildinglaw.com.au/single-post/2019/05/01/Is-your-defects-liability-period-void

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