The Victorian Building Authority believes that all members along the entire construction “supply chain” need to take greater pains to ensure that building products and materials are in full compliance with requirements.

The use of non-compliant building materials by the construction sector has been the focus of considerable attention in the wake of the Lacrosse Apartment fire in Melbourne’s Docklands district –particularly following the release of official findings that pointed to sub-par exterior claddings a key factor behind the spread of the blaze….