Common mistakes in bills of quantities

 

Common mistakes in bills of quantities

 

A bill of quantities (sometimes referred to as ‘BoQ’ or ‘BQ’) is a document prepared by a cost consultant, this article explores Common mistakes in bills of quantities. (aka Take off’s)

 

It is very important that bills of quantities are prepared according to a standard, widely recognised methodology. This helps avoid any ambiguities or misunderstandings and so helps avoid disputes arising through different interpretations of what has been priced.

 

However, there are some common mistakes in bills of quantities. These include:

 

 

There can also be errors made in the pricing, such as:

 

 

The above are just some of the common mistakes in bills of quantities.

 

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Common mistakes in bills of quantities