Government Contracting Database
Accrual of a Claim
FAR 33.201 – Definitions
“Accrual of a claim” means the date when all events that fix the alleged liability of either the government or the contractor and permit assertion of the claim, were known or should have been known. For liability to be fixed, some injury must have occurred. However, monetary damages need not have been incurred.
Updated: May 24, 2018