Publication - Research and analysis

Cash retention under construction contracts: consultation analysis

Published: 5 Nov 2020
From:
Director-General Economy
Directorate:
Chief Economist Directorate
Part of:
Public sector, Research
ISBN:
9781800042780

Findings of a public consultation on the practice of cash retention in public and private sector construction contracts in Scotland and to gather views on the findings of the supporting documentation.

47 page PDF

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47 page PDF

932.6 kB

Contents
Cash retention under construction contracts: consultation analysis
Annex B: Respondents by SIC Code

47 page PDF

932.6 kB

Annex B: Respondents by SIC Code

Total Percent
42130 Construction of bridges and tunnels 1 3.03%
42210 Construction of utility projects for fluids 1 3.03%
42220 Construction of utility projects for electricity and telecommunications 3 9.09%
42910 Construction of water projects 2 6.06%
42990 Construction of other civil engineering projects 7 21.21%
43110 Demolition 2 6.06%
43120 Site preparation 4 12.12%
43130 Test drilling and boring 1 3.03%
43210 Electrical installation 6 18.18%
43220 Plumbing, heat and air-conditioning installation 5 15.15%
43290 Other construction installation 2 6.06%
43310 Plastering 1 3.03%
43320 Joinery installation 2 6.06%
43330 Floor and wall covering 2 6.06%
43341 Painting 2 6.06%
43342 Glazing 1 3.03%
43390 Other building completion and finishing 1 3.03%
43910 Roofing activities 2 6.06%
43991 Scaffold erection 1 3.03%
43999 Other specialised construction activities 5 15.15%
  Not applicable (Client) 11 33.33%
  Not Answered 2 6.06%

Contact

Email: covid.construction@gov.scot