The Term Service Contract (TSC) is intended to be used for the appointment of a supplier for a period of time to manage and provide a service. The NEC4 suite of contracts help in streamlining processes, reduces the potential for problems and promotes best practice in the procurement of services.
This document contains the core clauses, the three main option clauses, secondary option clauses and contract data forms.
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