Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012
Non-Payment of Payment Certificate?
Non-Certification of Work Done?
Under-certification of Work Done?
Non-Payment of Professional Fees?
CIPAA means for Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012.
CIPAA is a legislation enacted on 15th April 2014 by the Parliament of Malaysia to resolve the construction payment dispute and alleviate the cash flow speedily and expeditiously in the construction industry through the statutory CIPAA adjudication proceeding.
We have been involved in innumerable CIPAA Adjudication Proceedings,. We represent both the Unpaid Party / Claimant to mount the CIPAA Claim to recover outstanding payment and the Non-Paying / Respondent to defend the Employer / Main Contractor against CIPAA Claims.
Combining both the practical experience and the technical know-how, we take great pride in providing high quality consultancy service for construction payment dispute and highly specialised in CIPAA adjudication.
In an effort to empower the construction practitioner, CIPAA Consulting also provides general information, latest news and case updates on issues relating to construction industry and CIPAA Adjudication.
CIPAA 101 provides general information and FAQs of CIPAA to the Unpaid Party / Claimant and Non-Paying Party / Respondent.
CIPAA News & Updates is a free repository that provides latest news, case updates & court rulings about CIPAA.
We understand the enormous financial pressure faced in the construction industry in Malaysia ranging from the Developer, Contractor to the Consultant. As such, our first consultation is completely free of charge.
There is no obligations on your part and you are free to walk away if you decide not to engage us as your representative.
CIPAA is the abbreviation for “Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012”, a piece of legislation passed by the Malaysian Parliament.
More commonly, CIPAA refers to the adjudication proceeding mechanisms introduced by the Act to recover construction payment.
CIPAA Adjudication Proceeding is akin to arbitration / litigation (court proceeding) where a judge (known as Adjudicator) will be appointed to decide on the payment dispute and make a decision (known as Adjudication Decision).
Payment Claim -> Payment Response -> Notice of Adjudication -> Appointment of Adjudicator -> Adjudication Claim -> Adjudication Response -> Adjudication Decision
CIPAA Adjudication Proceeding only takes about 90 – 105 working days to complete.