Order of Precedence of Documents – GCC for Works, 2022 April
∙ Applicable for: Works Tenders/Contracts as per GCC for Works, 2022 April
Why: Any difference/ contradiction/ discrepancy - with regard to conditions of tender/contract, specifications, drawings, bill of quantities etc., forming part of the tender/contract - the following documents shall be the order of precedence / priority.
Order of Precedence of Documents - easy to remember – L B S T D G U C U I B
Sl.Nos 6 to 11 – Updated with Correction slips issued up to date of inviting tender or as otherwise specified in the tender documents.
Sl.No. 7 to 9 – If applicable in the Contract
Key Takeaways (for MCQ):
1. Latest GCC – 2020 July
2. First one is LOA
3. Last one is BIS
4. LOA stands for Letter of Award / Acceptance
5. BIS stands for Bureau of Indian Standards
6. IRUSS stands for Indian Railways Unified Standards Specifications 7. CPWD stands for Central Public Works Department