JCT Amendment 1: CDM Regulations
Issued March 2015 (Effective from 6 April 2015)
JCT has issued the following amendment sheets for its 2011 edition of JCT contracts, covering the CDM Regulations 2015, which are effective from 6 April 2015. Please click on the drop down menu for each contract family to access and download the relevant CDM amendment sheet (all in PDF format):
Note: for existing contracts, the amendments can be made by executing a short further agreement agreeing that as from 6 April 2015, that contract shall be treated as amended in accordance with JCT Amendment 1.
CDM Regulations 2015 Guidance
For industry guidance, please go to https://www.citb.co.uk/about-citb/partnerships-and-initiatives/construction-design-and-management-cdm-regulations/cdm-regulations/.
CDM Regulations 2015 applies to both domestic and commercial clients. Domestic clients should refer to guidance produced by the HSE, Want construction work done safely? (INDG411(rev1)), which can be downloaded for free from www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg411.pdf.
For a summary of the changes between the 2007 and 2015 regulations, please download the following PDF, courtesy of CMS: CDM 2007 v CDM 2015 – The Changes in detail (produced by CMS in January 2015) (PDF 589KB)