Recent Cases

Keegan v Ballast Point Pty Ltd [2022] NSWCA 179 (13 September 2022) (Meagher, Brereton and Kirk JJA)


Catchwords:


BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION – residential building contract – where general conditions of contract provided for making by builder of monthly payment claims – where special conditions appointed architect to administer contract on owner’s behalf, including by assessing and certifying builder’s payment claims – whether owner’s obligation to pay and builder’s entitlement to payment only in respect of amounts certified as due and payable by architect