Construction Contracts Regulations 2003

10 Requirements for service by email or other means of electronic communication

(1)

A notice or document may be sent by email or other means of electronic communication under regulation 9(1)(b) only if—

(a)

the information in the notice or document is readily accessible so as to be usable for subsequent reference; and

(b)

the person to whom the information is required to be served or given consents to the information being given in electronic form and by means of an electronic communication, if applicable.

(2)

For the purposes of subclause (1),—

(a)

a person may consent to use, provide, or accept information in an electronic form subject to conditions regarding the form of the information or the means by which the information is produced, sent, received, processed, stored, or displayed:

(b)

consent may be inferred from a person’s conduct.