CONSTRUCTION Alert: service of payment claims on superintendents?

18 July 2011


The recent District Court of Queensland decision of Penfold Projects Pty Ltd v Securcorp Limited [2011] QDC 77 clarified that in Queensland, service on the superintendent of a payment claim made under the BCIP Act does not constitute valid service, subject to any express contractual provision.

This Alert summarises the facts and findings of this recent decision, and explains its implications.  For further information about how this decision affects you, please contact us.

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