Part 36 offer
An offer to settle a claim which complies with the requirements in Part 36 of the Civil Procedure Rules (www.practicallaw.com/A34661) and which will have the consequences set out in CPR 36.13, CPR 36.14 and CPR 36.17. Making a Part 36 offer provides a means of putting pressure on the other side to settle a case and of protecting, to some extent, the client's position on costs. For further information on the costs consequences of accepting or not accepting a Part 36 offer, see Practice note, Part 36: costs consequences (www.practicallaw.com/6-224-7011). For further information on Part 36 offers generally, see Practice note, Part 36: an overview (www.practicallaw.com/5-224-9954).