RICS standard form of consultant's appointment

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The RICS Standard Form of Consultant's Appointment is suitable for use in relation to projects of any size or value. The default positions provide a practical balance of risk between the client and the consultant, removing any ambiguity about the consultant's scope of service and contractual liabilities.