Protecting your payment rights

Adjudication (BCIPA) - for claims dated before 17 December 2018

If given a payment claim before 17 December 2018, the existing process for adjudication under BCIPA applies.

For further information on the adjudication process under Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004, contact the Registry on 3613 3450 or 3613 3451.

Adjudication application form

If you served a payment claim prior to 17 December 2018, and need to apply for adjudication, you will need to complete a BCIPA Adjudication Application Form.

Completing the online form

  • Visit one of our nine service centres across Queensland. Find the closest one
  • Post it to GPO Box 5099, Brisbane QLD 4011
  • Fax - 3247 5762 

You must give a copy of the adjudication application and supporting submissions and documents to the other party. This should be done as soon as possible after the application is lodged.

Application fees for BCIPA application

Claimed amount excluding GST Application fee
If claimed amount is $10,000 or less $57.35
If claimed amount is more than $10,000 but not more than $50,000 $172.10
If claimed amount is more than $50,000 but not more than $100,000 $286.85
If claimed amount is more than $100,000 but not more than $250,000 $401.65
If claimed amount is more than $250,000 but not more than $500,000 $516.35
If claimed amount is more than $500,000 but not more than $750,000 $631.10
If claimed amount is more than $750,000 but not more than $1,065,600 $745.85
If claimed amount is more than $1,065,600 0.07% of the claimed amount but not more than $5737.60

Application for an adjudication certificate

If the adjudicated amount is not paid, you can complete an Application for Adjudication Certificate.