New Security of Payment Laws in Western Australia

    View Author August 2022

    Read our comprehensive exploration of Western Australia’s Building and Construction Industry (Security of Payment) Act 2021 (SOPA), Stage 1 of which came into effect earlier this month. There are significant and important differences between SOPA and its predecessor, the Construction Contracts Act 2004 (WA). This article was first published in the Law Society of Western Australia’s latest edition of Brief.