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Is The Era of Private Certification Nearly Over?
Business
Friday July 3 2015

Is The Era of Private Certification Nearly Over?

Over the last few months, I have addressed a number of interstate conferences and the banter is all about the imminent demise of private certification. If...

New VIC Govt an Opportunity to Rethink Building Act Reforms
Business
Monday December 8 2014

New VIC Govt an Opportunity to Rethink Building Act Reforms

In the last three years, building regulation in Victoria was a hotbed of controversy and there was a chorus of disquiet with consumers and the building...

ACT AG Findings Highlight Serious Private Certification Issues
Business
Tuesday July 8 2014

ACT AG Findings Highlight Serious Private Certification Issues

Following a number of issues concerning property, the Canberra Auditor General last year undertook a comprehensive investigation into the ACT building regulatory and licensed practitioner regime...

Qld: Cyclone Worries Spark Building Certification Review
Business
Tuesday June 24 2014

Qld: Cyclone Worries Spark Building Certification Review

Concerns that some homes in the state’s north may not have been built to cyclone standards and speculation over conflicts of interest in private certification have...