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 Your Contractual Questions Answered


Must The Contractor Submit His Interim
Payment Claims Before The Superintending
Officer Certifies For Payment?
By The Entrusty Group


Entrusty Group, a multi-displinary group of companies, of which, one of their specialisation is
in project, commercial and contractual management, has been running a regular contractual
questions and answers section for Master Builders members in the Master Builders Journal.

In this instalment of this series, Entrusty Group will provide the answer to another frequently
asked question above.




P
       ayments are of major concern to    from the Architect/Engineer/SO/PD,       PAM 1998 Sub-Clause 30.2 and
       Contractors and Employers. As      who usually acts as the Contract         PAM 2006 Sub-Clause 30.1 requires
       the duration of the construction   Administrator of the project.            the Contractor to submit sufficient
projects are usually long, contract                                                details/particulars to Architect for
sums involved are large and payments      Before we go further to answering the    him to value and ascertain the works
are only progressively paid rather then   above question, let us look into the     (including materials and goods on
on delivery, thus the payments are        standard form of contract provision      site) and issue interim certificate for
lifeblood of the Construction Industry.   for interim payment applications that    Contractor’s entitlement to payment.
In common law and in the absence          is commonly used in the Malaysian        The materials and goods on site
of any provision in the contract for      Construction Industry.                   shall be reasonably, properly and not
interim payments during the progress                                               prematurely delivered with adequate
of work, the Contractor would not         Standard Forms of                        protection against weather or other
be entitled to such payment for his       Construction Contract                    casualties. PAM 1998 Sub-Clause 30.2
work done progressively unless he                                                  provides that the Architect shall have
has fully or substantially completed      Many standard forms of construction      the discretion to make the interim
his contracted work.                      contract in Malaysia provide for         valuation whenever he considers
                                          payment application and certification    necessary for issuing the interim
Nevertheless, in the present              clauses. The relevant payment clauses    certificate.
construction industry, almost all         in respect of the various conditions
construction contracts have claims or     of contract in use in Malaysia are: -    The following Flow Chart 1 details the
payment application and certification                                              procedures of the interim payment
provisions, which are usually applied     ●    PAM 1998 and PAM 2006 Clause        process under PAM 1998 form of
and implemented on monthly or stage       30 – Certificate and Payment (refer to   contract.
payment basis. Interim or progress        Flow Chart 1 for PAM 1998 and Flow
payment claims are usually prepared       Chart 2 for PAM 2006)                    However, PAM 2006 Sub-Clause 30.1,
by the Contractor and submitted to        ●    IEM/JKR Clause 47 – Payment to      which has been revised from PAM
the Consulting Quantity Surveyor          Contractor and Interim Certificates      1998, states that the Interim Certificate
for valuation, which in turn is then      (refer to Flow Chart 3 for IEM and       is to be issued within 21 days from
submitted to the Architect/Engineer/      Flow Chart 4 for JKR)                    the Contractor’s submission of their
Superintending Officer (SO)/Project       ●    CIDB Clause 42 – Payment (refer     interim payment application. In
Director (PD) for certification. The      to Flow Chart 5)                         addition, PAM 2006 clearly provides
Employer is required to pay within a      ●    JKR PWD Form DB/T (2002             that in the event the Contractor fails
specified period after having received    Edition) Clause 50 – Interim Payment     to submit the payment application,
the said interim payment certificate      (refer to Flow Chart 6)                  it shall be deemed to be a waiver


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       Contractor submits details and particulars
        to Architect during the Period of Interim
           Certificate stated in the Appendix


        Architect ascertains the amount due to
                    the Contractor




                                                              Yes   Architect corrects or
          Error or discrepancy in the previous                       modifies previous
                   certificate detected                              certificate in next
                                                                         certificate

                      No

           Architect ascertains:
           (a) the total value of works                                                                  No
               properly executed                                                                                 Contractor may serve
               including those executed                                                                             default notice
               by sub-contractors

           (b) the total value of materials
               and goods including:-                 Architect
               (i) delivered to or                   issues
                                                                              Employer pays within
                     adjacent to the Works           Interim                                                       Employer stops
                                                                            the Period of Honouring                                            Notice of determination
               (ii) delivered up to and              Certificate                                                   default in 7 days
                                                                             Certificate stated in the                                              by contractor
                     not more than 7 days            with a                                                                              No
                                                                                     Appendix
                     before the date of              copy to the
                     certificate                     Employer                                                                                  Carry out provisions of
               (iii) reasonably, properly                                                                                   Yes                      Clause 26.2
                     and not prematurely
                     brought to or adjacent                                                        Yes
                     to the Works                                                                             Contractor proceeds with
                                                                                                                                                        END
               (iv) adequately protected                                                                             the Works
                     against weather or
                     other casualties


Flow Chart 1: PAM 1998 Form Of Building Contract Clause 30 - Interim Payment Process



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        Contractor submits details and particulars
         to Architect during the Period of Interim
            Certificate stated in the Appendix


             Architect ascertains the amount
                  due to the Contractor



                                                              Yes   Architect corrects or
           Error or discrepancy in the previous                      modifies previous
                    certificate detected                             certificate in next
                                                                         certificate

                        No

             Architect ascertains:
             (a) the total value of works
                                                                                                         No
                 properly executed                                                                             Contractor may serve
                 including those executed                                                                         default notice
                 by sub-contractors
                                                     Architect
                                                     issues
             (b) the total value of materials
                                                     Interim
                 and goods including:-
                                                     Certificate
                 (i) delivered to or
                                                     with a                  Employer pays within                                             Notice of determination
                       adjacent to the Works                                                                      Employer stops
                                                     copy to the           the Period of Honouring                                                 by contractor
                 (ii) delivered up to and                                                                        default in 14 days
                                                     Employer               Certificate stated in the                                             within 10 days
                       not more than 7 days                                                                                              No
                                                     within 21                      Appendix
                       before the date of
                                                     days from
                       certificate
                                                     receipt                                                                                  Carry out provisions of
                 (iii) reasonably, properly                                                                                Yes
                                                     Contractor’s                                                                               Clause 26.4 & 26.6
                       and not prematurely
                                                     Application
                       brought to or
                                                                                                   Yes        Contractor proceeds with
                       adjacent to the Works                                                                                                           END
                 (iv) adequately protected                                                                           the Works
                       against weather or
                       other casualties



Flow Chart 2: PAM 2006 Form Of Building Contract Clause 30 - Interim Payment Process


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of his contractual entitlement for         For CIDB Form of Contract, the Sub-                          Sub-Clause 42.2 (a) requires that the
that interim certificate, and the          Clause 42.1 requires the Contractor                          S.O. shall subject to sub-clause 42.2
Architect may at his discretion, issue     to submit a Statement of Work Done                           (c) and (d) issue an Interim Certificate
or not issue the interim certificate       (SoWD), which would incorporate the                          within 21 days from receiving SoWD.
under the circumstances. After the         work properly executed (subject to                           As provided under sub-clause 42.2
issuance of the Certificate of Practical   any agreement as to stage payment                            (c), the Interim Certificate must be
Completion,      interim     certificate   stipulated in the Appendix), any                             issued at regular interval (as stated
shall be issued as and when                items priced in the contract including                       in the Appendix). After the Practical
further amounts are ascertained            Construction Plant, Temporary Works,                         Completion of the Works, the SO
by the Architect as payable to the         percentage (as stated in the appendix)                       may issue Interim Certificate as and
Contractor by the Employer.                of value of equipment, material or                           when he ascertains further amounts
                                           goods delivered for incorporation in                         due to the Contractor. Sub-Clause
Flow Chart 2 details the procedures        the Works and any amount due to the                          42.2 (d) provides that the SO is
of the interim payment process             Contractor under an Option Module.                           not required to issue an Interim
under PAM 2006 form of contract.

Similarly with PAM Form of Contract,                                             START
IEM/JKR Clause 47 (a) to (d) deals
with the interim payment claims,                       Contractor submits claims to Engineer when the value of
certifications and payments on a                      executed work including delivery of materials had reached
                                                                 the sum referred to in the Appendix
monthly basis. IEM/JKR Clause 47
(a) states that when the Contractor                               Engineer makes the first* valuation
has executed the Works including                                            of the Works

the material on site has reached
the minimum value requirement as                       Engineer makes fair valuation of the Works and materials
                                                 delivered each succeeding month, provided the total value is not less
stated in the Appendix for the First                           than the sum referred to in the Appendix
Interim Certificate, the SO shall make
the first valuation of the Works, for                 Within 14 days from the valuation, Engineer issues Interim
                                                         Certificate stating the amount die to the Contractor
which is the first claim can be less or
more than a month. For subsequent
                                                            Amount of Interim Certificate includes:-
claims, the amount must also exceed                         (i)  Estimated total value of work done
the minimum amount as stated in                             (ii) 75% of value of unfixed materials up to
                                                                  and including date of valuation
the Appendix, whereby the claims
                                                            Less
can be on monthly basis or more                             (iii) Installment previously paid
than a month (at the discretion of                          (iv) Retention Fund

the SO). The Engineer/SO is required
to make a fair valuation of works
properly executed and 75% of the
value of unfixed material and goods                       Within the Period of Honouring Interim Certificate             YES
                                                            stated in the Appendix / Within 30 days if the                     Contractor proceeds
on-site and issue Interim Certificate                       issues of Interim Certificate, Employer makes                        with the Works
to the Contractor for payment by                                      payment to the Contractor

Employer/Government. It is implied
that the Engineer/SO is to value the
                                                                                         NO
executed works and issue an Interim
                                                                       Contractor gives notice of
Certificate on a monthly basis. IEM/                                   default under Clause 52 (a)
JKR Sub-Clause 47 (b) requires the
SO to issue an Interim Certificate                                     Contractor terminates the
                                                                       Contract under Clause 52
within 14 days from the date of
valuation.
                                                                     Recover monies outstanding
                                                                          using Clause 55
The following Flow Chart 3 and Flow
Chart 4 detail the procedures of the                                              END

interim payment process under IEM
and JKR respectively.                      Flow Chart 3: IEM Form Of Building Contract Clause 47 - Interim Payment Process


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                                  Contractor returns Letter of                 No
                                    Acceptance of Tender

                                         Yes


                                  Contractor deposits relevant                 No
                                                                                                   No Interim Certificate
                                       insurance policies                                             shall be issued

                                         Yes

                                                                               No
                                    Contractor deposits the
                                      Performance Bond


                             Contractor executed works including
                                     delivery of materials

                        S.O. makes valuation of the Works executed and
                               materials delivered every month


                                   Total value more than the                  No
                                  sum referred to in Appendix

                                         Yes

                          Within 14 days from the valuation, S.O. issues
                        Interim Certificate stating the amount due to the
                                            Contractor


                        Amount of Interim Certificate includes:-
                        (i)   Estimated total value of work done
                        (ii)  75% of value of unfixed materials up to
                              and including date of valuation
                        Less
                        (iii) Installment previously paid




                               Within the Period of Honouring
                               Interim Certificate stated in the              No
                                                                                     Dispute or differences
                             Appendix / Within 30 days of the issue                          arise
                              of Interim Certificate, Government
                                       makes payment to
                                        the Contractor

                                         Yes
                                                                                      Refer Settlement of
                                   Contractor proceeds with                           Dispute Clause 54.0
                                          the Works


                                               END


            Flow Chart 4: JKR Form Of Building Contract Clause 47 – Interim Payment Process


Certificate if the amount claimed               payment process under CIDB form                     mutual agreement of the contracting
or the amount certified is less than            of contract.                                        parties. However, the PD reserves the
the minimum amount stated in the                                                                    right to make payment according to
Appendix.                                       JKR D&B/T Clause 50 deals with                      the value of work done or Payment
                                                interim payment. The Interim                        Schedule. Sub-Clause 50.2 requires
The following Flow Chart 5 details              Payment shall be made as set out                    the Contractor to submit to the
the procedures of the interim                   in the Appendix 2 drawn up by                       PD written application for Interim

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              A
                                                                                                                      S.O. Shall notify the Contractor in writing within
                                                                                                                       21 days of receiving “Statement of Work Done”


                                                                                                                                                                                                              Contractor is
                                                                                                                              S.O. at his discretion decides not to
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                                                                                                                                                                                                             entitled to some
                                                                                                                                    issue Interim Certificate
                                                                                                                                                                                                            remedy where the
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Employer is liable.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Clause 42.12
                                                                                                                                 NO                          NO
                                                                                                                                                                                                               NO


                                                             “Statement of Work Done”
                                                             shall contain:                                     Total amount                                       Total amount                              S.O. issues Interim                 Interim Certificate shall include:                                   After issuance of
                                                             (i) value of works properly                     Contractor stated in                                  which the S.O.
                          Contractor submits to                                                                                                                                                               Certificate to the                 (i) The amount Contractor is                                      Certificate of Practical
                                                                   executed                                  “Statement of Work                                considers Contractor                                                                                                         S.O. may make
                         the S.O. at the intervals                                                                                             YES                                         YES              Employer (c.c to the         YES           entitled to                                                  Completion, Interim
                                                             (ii) items separately priced in                  Done” greater than                                 to be entitled to                                                                                                        any correction or
                 START    specified in Appendix                                                                                                                                                             Contractor) stating                  Less                                                                Certificate shall be
                                                                   the Contract                             the minimum amount                                   greater than the                                                                                                       modification on error in
                          as “Statement of Work                                                                                                                                                            amount ascertained                    (ii) Retention Monies                                              issued as and when
                                                             (iii) percentage of value of                      specified in the                                 minimum amount                                                                                                           previous certificates
                                   Done”                                                                                                                                                                     within 21 days of                   (iii) Any amount previously                                        further amounts are
                                                                   equipment, materials                           Appendix                                        specified in the                         receiving “Statement                        stated                                                      ascertained by the S.O
                                                                   delivered to Site                                                                                 Appendix                                  of Work Done”                     (iv) Any amount previously
                                                             (iv) amount entitled
                                                             (v) amount due under Option                                                                                                                                                               certified to be deducted
                                                                   Module




1st
                                                                            Contractor
                           Contractor                 Contractor                                   Contractor suspends
                                                                           protect and
                         entitled to Loss             entitled to                                 wholly / partly / reduces
                                                                            secure the
                          and Expense                Extension of                                  the fate of the Work
                                                                           Works during
                                                        Time                                              progress
                                                                            suspension




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                           Contractor
                          submits Loss
                              and
                          Expense/EoT                                                                                            YES




2008
                             claims
                                                                                                                                                                      Contractor
                                                                                                                                                                         gives                                                                                                                                      Employer pays the
                                                                                                                                         Employer’s
                                                                                                                                                                        notice        Employer’s failure               Employers                  Interest in                Option Module E                       Contractor within 21
                          S.O. evaluates                                                                                               failure to make
                                                                                                                                                                        of his        to pay for further             pays certificate           respect of the               / Payment Bond                         days/the Period of
                              claims                                                                                                    payment after
                                                                                                                                                                      intention            14 days                    and interest             unpaid amount                    applicable                         Honouring Certificate
                                                                                                                                       further 14 days
                                                                                                                                                                          to                                                                       accrued                                                           stipulated in the
                                                                                                                                                                       suspend                                                                                                                                           Appendix
                                                                                                                                 YES
                         Add to Contract                                                                                                                                 work
                              sum                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       YES
                                                     Refer Settlement of        Determination            Refer Notice of
                                                                                                                                                 NO                                               NO                               YES
                                                     Disputes Clause 47           subject to             default Clause
                                                                                Clause 45.1 (b)             45.1 (a)                                                                                                                                                        Contractor recovers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            the unpaid amount                                     YES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              from the Bond
                           Employer’s                  YES
                          failure to pay
                          subsequently



                          NO

                         Contractor lifts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Contractor proceeds
                          suspension                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    the Works


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            END




               Flow Chart 5: CIDB Form Of Building Contract Clause 42 – Interim Payment Process
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                                                                                                                            Payments showing the amounts
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                                                                                                                            due under the contract, variations,
                                                                                                                            expenditure of provisional sums
               Contractor executed works including
                       delivery of materials                                 PD shall issue a notice to Contractor
                                                                                                                            and material on site for use in the
                                                                                  with reasons to the effect                Works.
                        Contractor submit
                       payment application                                                No

                                                                                                                            Where Payment Schedule is included
                                                              Yes               Contractor executed works                   in the Contract, PD shall issue the
                  Payment Schedule included in
                   Appendix 2 of the Contract
                                                                                and payment application in
                                                                                 accordance with Contract
                                                                                                                            Interim Certificate within 14 days upon
                                                                                                                            receipt of Contractor’s application for
                         No                                                                                                 Interim Payment. Where no Payment
                                                                                                                            Schedule is included in the Contract,
                                                                                                                            the Interim Payment shall be made
                        PD do valuation of                                              Yes
                  the executed Works (including                                                                             by the Government based on PD’s
   No         materials delivered) on monthly basis
              and the total value shall be more than
                                                                              PD shall issue interim certificate            monthly valuation of the Works
                                                                               within 14 days upon received
                the sum referred to in Appendix 1
                                                                              Contractor payment application                properly executed and any goods or
                                                                                                                            unfixed materials delivered to Site
                                                                                                                            intended for use in the Works.
                              Yes

          PD shall issue Interim Certificate within 28 days
            from the Contractor’s payment application                                                                       Flow Chart 6 details the procedures
             stating the amount due to the Contractor                                                                       of the interim payment process under
                                                                                                                            JKR D&B/T form of contract.

                        Within the Period of                                                                                Table 1 shows the relevant payment
                   Honouring Interim Certificate
                  stated in the Appendix / Within               No
                                                                                                                            clauses in the standard forms of
                                                                              Dispute or
                   30 days of the issue of Interim                         differences arise                                construction contract.
                  Certificate Government makes
                               payment
                          to the Contractor                                                                                 Whilst most of the above stipulated
                            Yes
                                                                                                                            forms of contract provided for
                                                                     Refer Settlement of Disputes
                                                                              Clause 56.0                                   similar words ‘...... shall on submission
                     Contractor proceeds with
                            the Works                                                                                       of payment application ........’, which
                                                                                                                            make it a mandatory obligation on
                                  END                                                                                       the Contractor to submit his payment
                                                                                                                            application     for     the     Architect/
Flow Chart 6: JKR PWD DB/T Form Of Building Contract Clause 50 –                                                            Engineer/SO/PD consideration and
Interim Payment Process                                                                                                     certification. Whether such obligation
Table 1
                                                                                                                     Contract Clauses
            Brief Description of Relevant
                  Contract Clauses                                                 PAM              PAM 1998          JKR          IEM       CIDB        FIDIC 4th
                                                                                   2006                              203A         1989       2000        Edition
 The Contractor shall submit a payment application at
 the Interim Claim Interval stated in the Appendix.                                  30.1               30.2                47 (a)           42.1          50.2


 The Architect / Engineer / Superintending Officer
 shall within the stipulated period after the Contractor                          30.2                                                      42.2(a)       50.3 (a)
                                                                                                    Architect         14 days after
 submitted Interim Payment Claims issues the Interim                            within 21                                                   within     14 days after
                                                                                                    discretion         Valuation
 Certificate.                                                                     days                                                      21 days     application

 The Employer has to make the payment to the
 Contractor within stipulated period after the
 Architect / Engineer / Superintending Officer issued                                30.2               30.3                47 (d)          42.9 (a)      50.3 (c)
 the Interim Payment Certificate.
 Interest imposed on Employer for late payment.                                    30.17                   -                  -             42.9 (b)         -


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is indeed a mandatory requirement       Contractor has to submit their                   PAM 1998, CIDB and JKR PWD Form
is debatable, except when it is         payment application prior to the                 DB/T Forms of Contract require the
expressly provided for as condition     Architect/Engineer/SO/PD issuance                Contractor to submit their payment
precedent, as in the case of PAM        of the interim certificate at the                application to the Architect/PD.
2006 Clause 30.1.                       interval period as prescribed in                 However, there is no provision stating
                                        the Appendix of the Conditions                   that the failure of the Contractor to
According to Ir. Harbans Singh          of Contracts depends on different                do so will cause the Contractor to
K.S.1, ‘...... non-compliance to such   forms of Conditions of Contract.                 waive his contractual entitlement
requirements is not fatal to the                                                         for that interim certificate. Thus, it
contractor’s entitlement, since the     PAM 2006 Form of Contract make                   is still depends on the Architect/SO/
employer is obliged, in the absence     it a condition precedent in that                 PD’s discretion to make an interim
of such breaches anyway to proceed      the Contractor must submit their                 valuation whenever he considers
with the discharge of his side of the   payment application to the Architect/            necessary for ascertaining the amount
bargain.’                               SO, otherwise it is deemed a waiver              due in an interim certificate.
                                        of his contractual entitlement for
CONCLUSION                              that interim certificate. Nevertheless,          IEM/JKR Forms of Contract do
                                        the Architect may issue the                      not have any provisions that the
In normal practice, the Architect/      interim certificate at his discretion,           Contractor must submit his payment
Engineer/SO/PD usually prepares         depending on the circumstances.                  application for the Engineer/SO to
the Interim Certificate only after
the Contractor has submitted their      1  Ir. Harbans Singh K.S., Engineering and Construction Contracts Management – Post-
payment application. Whether the        Commencement Practice, Chapter 3 – Payments, LexisNexis (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., 2003.



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                                               REFERENCE/BIBLIOGRAPHY

                                               1. Malaysian standard forms of contract: -
                                                  i. PAM Form of Building Contract (1998 & 2006)
                                                  ii. JKR/PWD Form of Contract (203A - Rev 10/83)
                                                  iii. IEM Conditions of Contract for Works Mainly of Civil Engineering
                                                       Construction (1st Edition – 1989)
                                                  iv. CIDB Form of Contract for Building Works (2000 Edition)
                                                  v. JKR PWD/ Standard Form of Design & Build/Turnkey Contract (PWD
                                                       Form DB/T) (2002 Edition)
                                               2. Sr. Ong Hock Tek, Payment Claims, Valuations, Certification and Final
                                                  Account, one day seminar organised by Entrusty Management Sdn. Bhd.
                                                  and B.K. Burns & Ong Sdn. Bhd., 2 November 2004.
                                               3. Ir. Harbans Singh K.S., Engineering and Construction Contracts Management
Payment calculations                              – Post-Commencement Practice, Chapter 3 – Payments, LexisNexis
                                                  (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., 2003.
do the valuation and then issue                4. Vincent Powell Smith, The Malaysian Standard Form of Building Contract,
the interim certificate. However, the             Clause 30 – Interim Certificate and Valuation, Malaysia Law Journal Sdn.
Engineer/SO is required to make the
                                                  Bhd., 1990.
first valuation when the Contractor
has executed the Works (including              5. Ling Tek Lee, Natural Justice in Adjudication, Chapter 2 – The Dilemma in
material on-site) have reached the                the Construction Industry, University Technology Malaysia, March 2006.
minimum value as stated in the
Appendix of the said form of contract.
Subsequently, the Engineer/SO is also
required to do the valuation and
issue an Interim Certificate when the         In the next issue of the MBAM journal the article will answer the
Works (including materials on site)           question on ‘Is determination of employment and termination of
have exceeded the minimum amount              contract the same in meaning and implications?’
stated in the Appendix either monthly
or more than a month. Failure of
the Engineer/SO to issue the Interim                                              The Entrusty Group includes Entrusty
Certificate is a breach of conduct for                                            Consultancy Sdn Bhd (formerly known
which the Employer/Government can                                                 as J.D. Kingsfield (M) Sdn Bhd), BK
be liable under the Contract.                 Burns & Ong Sdn Bhd (a member of the Asia wide group BK Asia Pacific) ,
                                              Pro-Value Management, Proforce Management Services Sdn Bhd / Agensi
Although certain standard forms of            Pekerjaan Proforce Sdn Bhd and International Master Trainers Sdn Bhd.
contract do not expressly require the         providing project, commercial and contractual management services, risk,
Contractor to submit their payment            resources, quality and value management, recruitment consultancy services
application, they impose such duty            and corporate training programmes to various industries, particularly in
on the Contract Administrator                 construction and petrochemical, both locally and internationally.
(Architect/Engineer/SO/PD) to initiate
the payment process. It is therefore          For further details, please visit website: www.entrusty.com. or contact
pertinent that the Contractor is              HT Ong at 22-1& 2 Jalan 2/109E, Desa Business Park, Taman Desa, 58100
proactive and in his interest, to make        Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Tel: 6(03)-7982 2123 Fax: 6(03)-7982 3122 Email:
the necessary payment application             enquiry@entrusty.com.my.
regularly and timely, as it will definitely
assist the Contract Administrator to          Entrusty Group provides 30 minutes of free consultancy (with prior
expedite the payment process and              appointment) to MBAM members on their contractual questions. The Group
in turn for the Employer to fulfil his        also provides both in-house and public seminars/workshops in its various
payment obligation, accordingly.              areas of expertise.


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