NEC ECC: Dispute Avoidance Board & HGCRA

is it possible to implement a dispute avoidance board when the HGCRA is applied?

The NEC published Practice Note number 5 on 28 April 2019 to address this very issue, a copy of which can be downloaded from the following link;

The paper includes the Dispute Avoidance Board as a referral under a revised Option W2, although the statutory right to refer a dispute to adjudication at any time remains.