362J Proceedings for breach of warranties may be taken by non-party to contract

(1)

An owner of the building or land in respect of which building work was carried out under a contract to which this section applies may take proceedings for a breach of any of the warranties set out in section 362I whether or not that person was a party to the contract.

(2)

In this section, proceedings includes—

(a)

adjudication under the Construction Contracts Act 2002; and

(c)

arbitration under the Arbitration Act 1996.

Section 362J: inserted, on 1 January 2015, by section 56 of the Building Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 100).