If an adjudicator decides that a respondent is required to pay an adjudicated amount, the respondent must pay the amount to the claimant on or before—
(a) the day that is 5 business days after the day on which a copy of the adjudicator’s decision is given to the respondent by the adjudicator; or
(b) if the adjudicator decides a later date for payment under section 88 (1) (b) —the later date.
Penalty—Maximum penalty—200 penalty units.
Note—A failure to pay an adjudicated amount on or before the due date is also a ground for taking disciplinary action under the Queensland Building and Construction Commission Act 1991 .