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The Communications Council condemns the use of COVID-19 as excuse for clients to extend payment terms

Author: Zoe Wilkinson
Publication: Mumbrellla

Advertising body The Communications Council has condemned the rising trend of clients extending payment terms for agency services during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The move endorses global agency association VoxComm which made an announcement last week calling upon clients to ‘seek agreement on payment terms that support a positive and mutually beneficial relationship’, after labelling the delay in payments a ‘pernicious habit’.

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