AS 4000 Contract User Guide

This guide contains videos, commentary, flowcharts and forms relating to the Australian Standard General Conditions of Contract AS 4000 - 1997.

How to assemble AS 4000

          Commentary: Common amendments to AS 4000
  • Template (Editable MS Word): Formal Instrument of Agreement

Adjusting the Contract Sum

  • Checklist (PDF): When can the Contract Sum be adjusted under AS 4000?

Extensions of Time

  • Checklist (PDF): When can an EOT or Delay Damages be claimed?
         Commentary: How to claim an EOT under AS 4000
  • Flowchart (PDF): How to claim an EOT under AS 4000
         Commentary: What is a qualifying cause of delay under AS 4000?
  • Template (Editable MS Word): Notice of Delay
  • Template (Editable MS Word): EOT and Delay Damages Claim

Variations

          Commentary: How to claim a variation under AS 4000
  • Flowchart (PDF): How to claim a variation under AS 4000

Latent Conditions

         Commentary: How to claim for a latent condition under AS 4000
  • Flowchart (PDF): How to claim for a latent condition under AS 4000
  • Template (Editable MS Word): Notice of Latent Condition

Payment

Commentary: How to prepare a progress claim under AS 4000 (Coming Soon)