On the majority of our projects the role of Principal Designer during the construction phase is combined with the role of Principal Contractor. The client will formally appoint this role to the chosen contractor during the Tender process. The contractor would need to provide evidence of suitable skills and experience to carry out the duties and to keep the Health & Safety file updated.
For more information and guidance please visit following link to the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB):
Also, there is an App developed for smaller project that can assist contractors in developing the Construction Phase Plan quickly: