Building Control – From Monopoly to Free Market to Hindsight
Building control law reform and building regulatory developments post-1993 - what worked, what failed, what was learnt and what wasn’t learnt.
Should 116 Construction Standards be Withdrawal?
As concern about dangerous and non-conforming products within the Australian construction sector grows, moves to withdraw more than one hundred construction standards are raising concern.
NSW Developers to be Hit with Defects Bond
Developers in New South Wales will be hit with a two per cent bond to cover the costs of building defects under proposed new laws designed...
Is Australia’s Building Control Regime Failing?
If any reminder about the need for adequate levels of building control during construction of houses, offices, apartments, hospitals and shopping centres was necessary, recent media...