Document 8C -2020 AIBC Standard Short Form Agreement Between Client and Consultant is now available on the AIBC website. This second edition has replaced its predecessor, which was originally published in 2010. A new associated Practice Guideline has also been created.
Document 8C-2020 AIBC Standard Short Form Agreement Between Client and Consultant
Several changes were made to update the document to current standards:
- Fillable PDF reformatted to new template
- Original appended “Guide” removed and reissued as a separate Practice Guideline
Practice Guideline: Document 8C-2020 AIBC Standard Short Form Agreement Between Client and Consultant
To outline the appropriate use of the Document 8C-2020 and further describe how to complete several important sections of the Contract, Practice Guideline: Document 8C – 2020 Standard Short Form Contract Between Client and Consultant (PDF) was created. The content was based on the original Guide from Document 8C-2010, with some additions and changes:
- Reformatted to new Practice Guideline template
- Revised to reflect new contract edition
- Minor changes to insurance requirements
- Revised to reflect 2019 bylaw amendment to bylaw 28.1
About Document 8C-2020 AIBC Standard Short Form Agreement Between Client and Consultant
Document 8C is recommended for use as either a stand-alone contract for small, simple projects or limited scopes of services, or as an interim contract, permitting professional services to start while a more appropriate and complete contract is being prepared and executed. More information can be found in the Practice Guideline (PDF).