Extension of Time Notification and Application

Extension of Time Notification and Application

This article summarises the general steps to be taken by a Contractor in issuance of delay notices and subsequent substantiation through preparation and submission of supporting particulars commonly referred to as an Extension of Time Claim.

Experience shows that many Contractors applications for an extension to the Time for Completion fail completely or in part due ostensibly to the documentation and accompanying detailed particulars failing adequately demonstrate the Contractors entitlement as a result of a delaying event.

There are a number of elements which are essential for the contractor to clearly identify and present in the justification an Extension of Time Claim. These are discussed later but let us first address the issue of notices.

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