GLOSSARY TERM  
  Payment Claim (NZ)  
 
  DESCRIPTION  
  A claim for payment for construction work made under the Construction Contracts Act 2002 (NZ), which confers certain enforcement rights on the claimant.

The Payment Claim must:

• be in writing;

• identify the construction contract to which the payment relates;

• indicate the claimed amount and due date for payment;

• indicate how the claimed amount was calculated; and

• state that it is made under the Construction Contracts Act 2002 (NZ).