Court Rulings

Minister of Transport Works and Housing v. the Contractor General | 2013

Whether the Contractor General is empowered and/or has the jurisdiction to monitor and/or investigate the Independent Oversight Panel (IOP) 

Interlocutory injunctions sought to restrain the Contractor General from monitoring and investigating the activities of the IOP, and from issuing further Requisitions and Media Releases in respect of the IOP 

Gorstew Limited and the Hon. Gordon Stewart O.J v. the Contractor General | 2013

Whether the Contractor General acted ultra vires in seeking to investigate divestment 

John Lawrence v. Ministry of Construction (Works) and Attorney-General | 1991

Whether the Contractor-General is empowered by the Contractor-General Act to monitor the pre-contract stages of government contracts and/or to obtain information from public bodies relating to the pre-contract stages of the award of such contracts 

CASE OF ASHTON WRIGHT V TELECOMMUNICATIONS OF JAMAICA (1989) 26.pdf | 1989

Whether the Contractor-General has jurisdiction pursuant to the Contractor-General Act in relation to the purchase of land