Construction and engineering law

Society of Construction Law

www.scl.org.uk

Voluntary organisation for the public benefit: seeks to promote education, study and research in this area: various useful resources, some only available to members. A widget on the homepage highlights recent construction cases, with links to BAILII.

Adjudication.co.uk

www.adjudication.co.uk

Major provider of adjudication services in UK in context of construction disputes: contains large digest of adjudication decisions and nomination service.

Construction News

www.cnplus.co.uk

Superb amount of daily news on all matters construction. Legal matters are found in the news section and also buried at www.cnplus.co.uk/legal/278.subject Free sign-up to law alert (from front page) is available.

Building Research Establishment

www.bre.co.uk

Styled as “a unique source of practical knowledge and innovative thinking for the built environment sector and beyond”, this site provides a good starting point for all sorts of technical questions and issues and related legal aspects.

Chartered Institute of Building

www.ciob.org.uk

Site of the premier professional organisation for managers in construction, this up to date site contains a variety of links and stories affecting construction.

Scottish Government Construction Contracts Legislation

www.gov.scot/Topics/Government/Procurement/policy/ConstructionContractsLe

A useful guide (with links) to the relevant legislation in this area.