Risk Management Branch and Government Security Office

Provincial Construction Insurance Program

The Risk Management Branch and the Government Security Office manages a Provincial Construction Insurance Program encompassing public sector construction projects (most Provincial Government Ministries; Health Care Agencies; Education K-12; Advanced Education (public post secondary institutions except UVIC and SFU)). The program provides owner-controlled course of construction and wrap-up liability coverage. Contractors are required to insure projects below specified thresholds as noted below.

The following is a list of specific Insurance, Contract Security and Indemnification clauses to be used with the CCDC 2 - 2008 Contract Supplementary Conditions:

Note: Estimated Project Cost means the total cost of Project (eg. all materials, labour, etc.) excluding the cost of land.

Provincial Government Ministries:
Ministries Owner Insured

Health:
Health - Contractor Insured Projects - Estimated Project Cost: less than $1,000,000.00
Health - Owner Insured Projects - Estimated Project Cost: $1,000,000.00 or greater

Education and Advanced Education (excluding UVIC and SFU):
Education and Advanced Education - Contractor Insured Projects - Estimated Project Cost: less than $250,000.00
Education and Advanced Education - Owner Insured Projects - Estimated Project Cost: $250,000.00 or greater

For information regarding the CCDC 2 - 2008 Contract and Supplementary Conditions, please visit the Public Construction Council of British Columbia web-site at http://www.pccbc.com.