Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 and the construction industry
Resource type: Practice Note: Overview
Any UK jurisdiction, England, Wales
Any UK jurisdiction, England
The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 (Third Party Rights Act 1999) can be used to give a non-party to a contract a right to enforce some terms of the contract. The use of the Third Party Rights Act 1999 to give third party rights is well-known in the construction and engineering industry.