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NEC4 ECS Contractor Notification Template

NEC4 ECS Contractor Notification Template

Use this free downloadable template to help you create a Contractor Notification under the NEC4 Engineering and Construction Subcontract (ECS). 

The ECS places great emphasis on effective communication between the parties and one of the ways it accomplishes this is by requiring one party to notify the other of certain events and circumstances.

You can use this NEC4 ECS template for a Contractor Notification of the following:

  • Notify under clause 13.2 of an address to receive communications
  • Notify under clause 13.5 of an agreement to extend the reply for a communication
  • Notify under clause 14.2 of a delegation or a cancellation of a delegation
  • Notify under clause 17.1 of an ambiguity or inconsistency
  • Notify under clause 17.2 of an illegal or impossible requirement
  • Notify under clause 25.2 of an assessment of the amount to be paid as the Subcontractor failed to provide services
  • Notify under clause 25.3 of the amount assessed due to a failure to meet a Key Date
  • Notify under clause 26.3 of an agreement that subcontract documents should not be submitted
  • Notify under clause 27.2 to provide access to the work being done and Plant and Materials being stored
  • Notify under clause 28.1 of an intention to transfer the benefit of the subcontract or any rights under it
  • Notify under clause 54.3 of the preliminary assessment of the Subcontractor’s share (main Option C)
  • Notify under clause 54.4 of the final assessment of the Subcontractor’s share (main Option C)
  • Notify under clause 54.7 of the preliminary assessment of the Subcontractor’s share (main Option D)
  • Notify under clause 54.8 of the final assessment of the Subcontractor’s share (main Option D)
  • Notify under clause 70.2 of permission to remove Plant and Materials from the Working Area
  • Notify under clause 72.1 of permission to allow Equipment to be left in the works
  • Notify under clause 85.1 of an assessment of the cost of insurance provided by the Contractor
  • Notify under clause 90.1 of a wish to terminate
  • Notify under clause 91.2 of a default/of the Subcontractor not have not put right a default
  • Notify under clause 91.3 of a default/of the Subcontractor not have not put right a default
  • Notify under instruction 92.2 to leave Site, remove Equipment, Plant and Materials and assign the benefit of subcontracts to the Contractor
  • Notify under clause 92.2 that Equipment is no longer required
  • Notify under clause W1.1(1) of a replacement Senior Representative
  • Notify under clause X7.3 of the amount of reduction of delay damages following take over of part of the subcontract works
  • Notify under clause X8.3 of providing the undertakings
  • Notify under clause X11.2 of termination
  • Notify under clause X18.6 of a matter for which the Subcontractor is liable
  • Notify under clause X20.5 of adding a KPI and payment to the Incentive Schedule
  • Notify under clause Y1.6 of amounts to be paid from the Project Bank Account to the Subcontractor and Named Suppliers
  • Notify under clause Y2.3 of an intention to pay less than the notified sum
  • Notify under clause Y3.3 of the name of a beneficiary 

For simplicity, you can also use this template for an ‘assessment’ under clauses 25.2, 25.3, 54.3, 54.4, 54.7, 54.8, 85.1 and X7.3, and ‘permission’ under clauses 70.2 and 72.1).