JCT's Home Owner Contracts are designed specifically for people looking for the benefits and protection of a contract when appointing consultants or contractors to carry out their building work.
Employing experienced building professionals ensures that your home building or renovation works are properly managed and completed to a high standard. The advantage of using the JCT Home Owner Contract means that you get peace of mind in knowing that the obligations of all the parties you employ - contractors, architects, surveyors, etc. are clearly set out and defined.
Features of the JCT Home Owner Contract:
• Simple and clear – no technical or legal jargon, JCT's Home Owner Contracts are written in plain English and are easy to fill in.
• Project Management – you can easily manage your building work by recording costs and scheduling all in one document • Legal certainty – the JCT Home Owner Contract gives all parties greater certainty should any difficulties arise • JCT's Home Owner Repair and Maintenance Contract (HO/RM) is available as a free download.
Use the JCT Home Owner Contract to set:
• The work to be done • The price of the work and payment schedule • Which party will be applying for planning permission • Access contractors will have on site