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GUIDANCE Must-have handbook out now

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CIOB: Mini Form of Contracts (Home Improvement Agencies) 2011

CIOB Small Works Contract 2011

JCT 2011: Standard Contract with Quantities (SBC/Q)

JCT 2011: Design and Build Contract (DB)

CIOB Mini form of Contract (General use) 2011

Contractual Procedures in the Construction Industry — 6th Edition

CIOB: Guide to Good Practice in the Management of Time in Complex Projects

BCIS Wessex Alterations and Refurbishment Price Books 2012: 17th Edition

JCT 2011: Minor Works Building Contract (MW)


Informa: Construction Law

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