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NT Emerges as a Model for Building Industry Regulation
Business
Thursday November 19 2015

NT Emerges as a Model for Building Industry Regulation

Proposed reforms to building industry regulation in the Northern Territory are sensible and should serve as a model for all other states to follow, a key...

Lack of Trades Registration Putting Consumers at Risk
Residential
Monday November 2 2015

Lack of Trades Registration Putting Consumers at Risk

A lack of mandatory registration of tradespeople throughout Victoria is placing consumers at risk and costing the building industry dearly, the leader of a key construction...

Who Needs to be a Licenced Builder in Victoria?
Residential
Thursday June 4 2015

Who Needs to be a Licenced Builder in Victoria?

If you are involved in the building industry in Victoria then chances are you should be a Licenced/Registered Building Practitioner. This legislation has been in for...

Inconsistent Regulations Killing Australia’s Construction Sector
Business
Wednesday May 20 2015

Inconsistent Regulations Killing Australia’s Construction Sector

Imagine for a moment you were trying to run a large international city with a metropolitan population of 20 million people or more.

How Victoria’s Building Licensing System will Change
Business
Wednesday June 18 2014

How Victoria’s Building Licensing System will Change

The Building Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 will bring significant changes to the industry in Victoria and  has now been through two sittings of the Victorian Parliament....

Victoria Dumps Warranty Insurance in Building Rules Overhaul
Business
Tuesday May 13 2014

Victoria Dumps Warranty Insurance in Building Rules Overhaul

The last resort Builders Warranty Insurance scheme is set to be dumped as part of a wide-ranging overhaul of construction industry regulation in Victoria, which will...

Victoria’s Building Industry at a Crossroads
Business
Thursday April 24 2014

Victoria’s Building Industry at a Crossroads

Back around the turn of the century, the domestic building industry in Victoria was gripped by massive upheaval as privatisation in 1997 was followed by the...

Vic: Big Challenges in Builder Registration and Education
Residential
Tuesday March 25 2014

Vic: Big Challenges in Builder Registration and Education

The construction industry in Victoria is facing a number of challenges in terms of ensuring builder registration systems and the education and training framework are delivering...

Tasmania to Review Building Industry Framework
Residential
Thursday January 16 2014

Tasmania to Review Building Industry Framework

Tasmania is set to follow Victoria and Queensland in undertaking a review its framework for regulation of the building and construction industry, the state’s government has...