NEC offers a range of free resources to support collaborative contracting - guidance and advice in the forms of white papers and practice notes, recordings of past events, and other useful tools and information.


Choosing the right contract

Gain a quick overview of what kinds of projects each of the NEC4 contracts can be used for.

What’s the difference between NEC3 and NEC4?

Read our helpful summary of the key differences between the two currently supported generations of NEC contracts.

Free Resources

View our latest White Papers and industry insights designed to assist those starting out with NEC and more experienced NEC practitioners.


A handy online reference tool for key NEC contract terms.

Practice Notes

NEC practice notes are released to provide advice and guidance on best practice using the contracts, and on implementing legislation and project values not included in the core contract clauses.

Past Events

Find out details of our past events including full recordings, presentation handouts, and other useful resources.