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Legal Partner DWF explains how to unlock debt using construction legislation

More than 20 years ago Parliament identified the problem of deliberately delayed payment in the construction industry. The result was the Housing Grants Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (the Act). This legislation provides the potential to release debts quickly and for very limited cost. Equally it provides traps for the unwary who have legitimate reasons not to pay.

Read the full article by Andrew Symms, Construction & Infrastructure.