The Indian Contract Act `1872

To define and amend certain parts of the law relating to contracts.

List of Chapters & Sections

  1. PRELIMINARY

  2. OF THE COMMUNICATION, ACCEPTANCE AND REVOCATION OF PROPOSALS

  3. OF CONTRACTS, VOIDABLE CONTRACTS AND VOID AGREEMENTS

  4. Void agreements

  5. OF CONTINGENT CONTRACTS

  6. Contracts which must be performed

  7. By whom contracts must be performed

  8. Time and place for performance

  9. Performance of reciprocal promises

  10. Appropriation of payments

  11. Contracts which need not be performed

  12. OF CERTAIN RELATIONS RESEMBLING THOSE CREATED BY CONTRACT

  13. OF THE CONSEQUENCES OF BREACH OF CONTRACT

  14. SALE OF GOODS Repealed

  15. DELIVERY Repealed..

  16. SELLER'S LIEN. Repealed..

  17. STOPPAGE IN TRANSIT. Repealed..

  18. RESALE. Repealed..

  19. TITLE. Repealed..

  20. WARRANTY. Repealed..

  21. MISCELLANEOUS. Repealed..

  22. OF INDEMNITY AND GUARANTEE

  23. OF BAILMENT

  24. Bailments of pledges

  25. Suits by bailees or bailors against wrong-doers

  26. Appointment and authority of agents

  27. Sub-agents

  28. Ratification

  29. Revocation of authority

  30. Agent's duty to principal

  31. Principal's duty to agent

  32. Effect of agency on contracts with third persons

  33. OF PARTNERSHIP