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Preliminaries

- matters which feature at the beginning of a Bill of Quantities, which are relevant to the contractor in terms of his obligations and responsibilities and which will therefore influence his costings. These would include such items as names of clients and consultants, insurance requirements, length of contract, descriptions of the site in terms of its access, working areas and adjacent buildings etc, a detailed description of the work to be undertaken and the order in which it should be tackled.
see contract