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Amendments to the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act

Nick Kallipolitis

Important Legal Update for Principals, Builders and Sub Contractors

The long awaited amendments to the Building & Construction Industry Security of Payments Act 1999 NSW (SOPA) are now in effect and Principal Contractors, Builders and Subcontractors should all be aware.

Summary of Amendments

Prompt Payments

Removal of Endorsement

Supporting Statement

Statutory Retention Trust

The Amendments to SOPA may have serious implications for the day to day running of your business and it is important that you are aware of the changes and adapt your business accordingly.

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