Security of Payment Reform in Western Australia Put on Hold

    View Author December 2020
    The Building and Construction Industry (Security of Payment) Bill 2020 (WA) promised a drastic departure from the Construction Contracts Act 2004 (WA). However, the recent proroguing of State Parliament may see Western Australia’s move to a more harmonised national approach to security of payment legislation put on hold until after the election on 13 March 2021.