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CCDC (Canadian Construction Documents Committee)

The Canadian Construction Documents Committee (CCDC) is a national joint committee responsible for the development, production and review of standard Canadian construction contracts, forms and guides. Formed in 1974, the CCDC includes two owner representatives from each of the public and private sectors, as well as appointed volunteer members of the following four national organizations:

Association of Canadian Engineering Companies (ACEC)                Canadian Construction Association (CCA)
Construction Specifications Canada (CSC)                                          Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC)

CCDC Contract Forms

CCDC 2 - 2008 Stipulated Price Contract 
CCDC 3 - 1998 Cost Plus Contract 
CCDC 4 - 2011 Unit Price Contract 
CCDC 5 - 2010 Construction Management Contract - For Services
CCDC 5B - 2010  Construction Management Contract – For Services and Construction
CDC 9A - 2001 Statutory Declaration 
CCDC 9B - 2001 Statutory Declaration 
CCDC 11 - 1996 (R2006) Contractor's Qualification Statement
CCDC 12 - 1994 Project Financial Information 
DOCUMENT 14 - 2000 Design-Build Stipulated Price Contract (CCA, CSC, RAIC)
DOCUMENT 15 - 2000 Design-Builder/Consultant Contract (CCA, CSC, RAIC)
CCDC 17 - 2010  Stipulated Price Contract for Trade Contractors on Construction Management Projects
CDC 18 - 2001 Civil Works Contract 

CCDC 220 - 2002 Bid Bond 
CCDC 221 - 2002 Performance Bond 
CCDC 222 - 2002 Labour and Material Payment Bond

 CCDC Guide Documents

CCDC 20 - 2008 A Guide to the Use of CCDC 2 - 2008 Stipulated Price Contract 
CCDC 21 - 2000 A Guide to Construction Insurance 
CCDC 22 - 2002 A Guide to Construction Surety Bonds
CCDC 23 - 2005 A Guide to Calling Bids and Awarding Contracts
CCDC 24 - 1996 A Guide to Model Forms and Support Documents 
CCDC 40 - 2005 Rules for Mediation and Arbitration of Construction Disputes  
CCDC 41 - 2008 CCDC Insurance Requirements 
CCDC 43 - 1998 A Guide to the Use of CCDC 3 - 1998 Cost Plus Contract
CCDC 48 - 2002 A Guide to the Use of CCDC 18 - 2001

 CCDC DOCUMENTS DESCRIPTIONS

 CCDC 2 - 2008 Stipulated Price Contract
Standard prime contract between Owner and prime Contractor to perform the required work for a single, pre-determined fixed price or lump sum, regardless of the Contractor's actual costs.   * Available in electronic format only. 

CCDC 3 - 1998 Cost Plus Contract
Standard prime contract between Owner and prime Contractor to perform the required work on an actual-cost basis, plus a percentage or fixed fee which is applied to actual costs. * Available in electronic format only.

 CCDC 4 - 2011 Unit Price Contract
Standard prime contract between Owner and prime Contractor to perform the required work for a pre-determined, fixed amount for each specified unit of work performed. The total price is determined by multiplying the unit price by the actual, measured quantity of work performed for each specified unit.   * Available in hard copy format only.

CCDC 5A - 2010  Construction Management Contract – For Services
Standard contract between Owner and Construction Manager for which the Work is to be performed by Trade Contractors.  The Construction Manager acts as a limited agent of the Owner providing advisory services and administering and overseeing the contracts between the Owner and Trade Contractors.

CCDC 5B - 2010  Construction Management Contract – For Services and Construction
Standard contract between Owner and Construction Manager to provide advisory services during the pre-construction phase and perform the required Work during the construction phase.  At the outset, the Work is performed on an actual-cost basis, plus a percentage or fixed fee which is applied to actual costs.  The parties may agree to exercise the following options: Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP), GMP Plus Percentage Cost Savings, and conversion into a Stipulated Price Contract.

 CCDC 9A - 2001 Statutory Declaration of Progress Payment Distribution by Contractor
A sworn statement for use by the Contractor as a condition of receiving payment for either the second and subsequent applications for progress payment or the release of holdback funds.  * Available in electronic format only. This document is a free download.

 CCDC 9B - 2001 Statutory Declaration of Progress Payment Distribution by Subcontractor
A sworn statement for use by the Subcontractor as a condition of receiving payment for either the second and subsequent applications for progress payment or the release of holdback funds. * Available in electronic format only. This document is a free download.

 CCDC 11 - 1996 (R2006) Contractor's Qualification Statement
A standard form for obtaining information on capacity, skill and experience of Contractors bidding on building construction projects.  * Available in electronic format only.

 CCDC 12 - 1994 Project Financial Information
A model form to assist the Owner in showing that financial arrangements have been made to fulfill the Owner's obligations under the contract (e.g. CCDC 2).  *Available in hard copy format only.

 DOCUMENT 14 - 2000 Design-Build Stipulated Price Contract (CCA, CSC, RAIC)
Standard prime contract between Owner and Design-Builder where the Design-Builder performs Design Services and Construction under one agreement, for a single, pre-determined stipulated or fixed price. * Available in electronic format only.

 DOCUMENT 15 - 2000 Design-Builder/Consultant Contract (CCA, CSC, RAIC)
Standard contract between Design-Builder and Consultant to perform the design services required under a design-build contract between Owner and Design-Builder.  * Available in electronic format only.

CCDC 17 - 2010  Stipulated Price Contract for Trade Contractors on Construction Management Projects
Standard contract form between Owner and Trade Contractor to perform the Work for a single, pre-determined fixed price, regardless of the Trade Contractor's actual costs.  It is specifically for use where the project is performed under the CCDC 5A Construction Management method of contracting.

CCDC 18 - 2001 Civil Works Contract
Standard prime contract between Owner and Contractor for civil works construction, e.g. roads, bridges, dams, underground utilities, etc.  * Available in electronic format only.

 CCDC 220 - 2002 Bid Bond
Standard surety bid bond form guaranteeing the bidder's intention to enter into a formal contract and to provide the specified contract security if the bid is accepted.  * Available in hard copy format only.

 CCDC 221 - 2002 Performance Bond
Standard surety performance bond form guaranteeing performance of the contract by the Contractor.  * Available in hard copy format only.

 CCDC 222 - 2002 Labour and Material Payment Bond
Standard surety labour and material payment bond form guaranteeing that the Contractor will satisfy all labour and material payment obligations incurred in performing the contract.  * Available in hard copy format only.

 CCDC 20 - 2008 A Guide to the Use of CCDC 2 - 2008 Stipulated Price Contract
A guide document designed to assist users of CCDC 2 - 2008.  * Available in both hard copy and electronic formats.

 CCDC 21 - 2000 A Guide to Construction Insurance
A guide document explaining construction insurance policies and requirements in CCDC contract forms.  * Available in both hard copy and electronic formats.

 CCDC 22 - 2002 A Guide to Construction Surety Bonds
A guide document explaining the surety bonding process and the purpose and function of the CCDC standard bond forms (i.e. CCDC 220, 221 and 222). * Available in both hard copy and electronic formats.

 CCDC 23 - 2005 A Guide to Calling Bids and Awarding Construction Contracts
A guide document outlining the process of soliciting and evaluating construction bids, and awarding the construction contract. Includes a sample bid form.  * Available in both hard copy and electronic formats.

 CCDC 24 - 1996 A Guide to Model Forms and Support Documents

A guide document to assist users of CCDC 2 - 1994 in meeting the administrative requirements outlined in that standard contract form. For each model form the guide contains a brief explanation of each of the administrative processes involved, a short narrative description to guide users of the form, a list of items which should be included in the form, and an example of a model form.
* Available in both hard copy and electronic formats.

 CCDC 40 - 2005 Rules for Mediation and Arbitration of Construction Disputes
Standard rules for mediation and arbitration of CCDC 2 construction disputes to be used in conjunction with the dispute resolution procedures of CCDC 2.  * Available in both hard copy and electronic formats.

 CCDC 41 - 2008 CCDC Insurance Requirements
Standard insurance requirements to be used in conjunction with the insurance provision of CCDC contract forms.
* Available in electronic format only.
* A free guide that is included as the last page of the CCDC 2 - 2008 electronic document.

CCDC 43 - 1998 A Guide to the Use of CCDC 3 - 1998 Cost Plus Contract
A guide document designed to assist users of CCDC 3 - 1998.  * Available in both hard copy and electronic formats.

 CCDC 48 - 2002 A Guide to the Use of CCDC 18-2002
A guide document designed to assist users of CCDC 18 - 2001 Civil Works Contract.  * Available in both hard copy and electronic formats.