Consultation outcome

Amendments to the Scheme for Construction Contracts (England and Wales) Regulations 1998

This consultation was published under the 2005 to 2010 Labour government

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Detail of outcome

Analyses public responses received on proposals to amend secondary legislation underpinning the Construction Act, includes government response.

Original consultation

This consultation ran from 25 March 2010 12:00am to
18 June 2010 11:45pm


Consultation on amendments to the Scheme for Construction Contracts (England and Wales) Regulations 1998.


Consultation description

This consultation seeks views on the consequential amendments necessary to the Scheme following the changes introduced at part 8 of the Local Democracy Economic Development and Construction Act 2009 (the 2009 Act) to amend the 1996 Act; proposals put forward by the Construction Umbrella Bodies Adjudication Task Group (CUBATG) to improve the effectiveness of the Scheme.

It follows the public consultations of 2005 and 2007 on proposals drawn from Sir Michael Latham’s report looking at the operation of Part 2 of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (the 1996 Act).