- Railway Board releases New GCC - General Conditions of Contract for exclusively to Service Contracts.
- Till the date, GCC for Works is applicable for such Service Contracts. It is 106 pages document released in January, 2018. However due to typographical mistakes, the same was revised and uploaded on 20.03.2018.
- It helps to improve contract management, delivery of services and to reduce Government litigation, since Railways have entered more and more service contracts in non-operational areas such as cleaning, facilities management, consultancy etc.