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Principal contractors: roles and responsibilities

Important changes to CDM Regulations

On 6 April 2015, CDM 2007 was revoked and replaced by the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015). The CDM 2007 webpages will be retained until October 2015 .

Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007

All those who work in the construction industry have their part to play looking after their own health and safety and in improving the industry's health and safety record.

A principal contractor is only required where the project is notifiable.

The principal contractor needs to:

Updated 2015-03-31