NSW Building Consumers Hit with Thousands in Unexpected Payments
Residential building customers in New South Wales are being forced to cough up with thousands of dollars in payments over and above what they believed they...
New Rules on Victorian Building Sites
Builders in Victoria who carry out construction work without a permit will be subject to fines of almost $160,000 in the case of individuals or $800,000...
The 5K Rule of Domestic Building
All domestic building work which exceeds $5,000 must be undertaken by a registered building practitioner, including labour and materials.
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...
Queensland Building Watchdog Comes to Life
Queensland now has a new building industry regulator as the government moves to enhance the accountability of construction industry regulation in the state.