36 Referral of dispute to adjudicator


After an adjudicator has been appointed, the claimant must, within 5 working days of receiving the adjudicator’s notice of acceptance, refer the dispute in writing (the adjudication claim) to the adjudicator.


The adjudication claim—


must specify the nature or the grounds of the dispute and, to the extent that it remains relevant, be accompanied by a copy of the notice of adjudication; and


may be accompanied by any other documents.


The claimant must serve a copy of the adjudication claim and any accompanying documents on every other party to the adjudication either before or immediately after they are served on the adjudicator.