Practical Guide for the Implementation of Prompt Payment & Adjudication Regimes

Practical Guide for the Implementation of Prompt Payment & Adjudication Regime as defined in Ontario’s New Construction Act (Bill 142)

A two hours introductory seminar which highlights the changes, details and impact of the new Ontario Construction Act (Bill 142) that will come into force on October 1, 2019.

Provides practical guidance on the revised contract terms and conditions, responsibilities of project owners, contractors, subcontractors and all parties related to the construction industry.

Program Objectives

The implementation of the final phase of Ontario’s New Construction Act covering Prompt Payment and Adjudication Regimes that will come into force on October 1st, 2019. These changes apply to both private and public sector projects, to all parties in the construction pyramid and to all sizes and types of projects.

The training program will provide attendees with the necessary practical guidance on the implementation and adherence to the various strict timelines and deadlines specified in the New Act. Meeting deadlines are mandatory in the Act and missing them might lead to negative consequences.


Program Outline

  • Overview – Prompt Payment & Adjudication
  • Proper Invoice
  • Prompt Payment Process & Timelines
  • Full Payment
  • Partial Payment & Disputed Invoice
  • Notice of Non-Payment
  • Notice of Adjudication
  • Selection & Appointment of Adjudicator
  • Powers of Adjudicator
  • Adjudication Process & Determination
  • Payment Following Adjudication
  • Contractual Changes
  • Implementation

Who Should Attend

  • Owners & devvelopers
  • Builders & construction professionals
  • Contractors & subcontractors
  • Project managers
  • Contract managers
  • Planners & Control managers
  • Procurement managers
  • Architects
  • Consultants
  • Engineers
  • Quantity surveyors
  • Business & finance professionals
  • Insurance professionals