Construction Industry Changes Are in the Wind
Some fairly significant amendments to the building law landscape are now proceeding, albeit slowly, through Parliament.
Interior Designer vs Interior Decorator
There is plenty of confusion in the public sphere about the differences between interior designers and interior decorators. What are the differences?
Illegal Queensland Builders Face Jail
Unlicensed builders could face jail time for repeat offences in Queensland, the industry regulator warns.
Unregistered Builder Ordered to Pay $42,500
A recent case in Western Australian involving the performance of shoddy renovation work highlights the importance of employing registered builders.
NSW Should Consider Registering all Building Practitioners
Victoria has "broad church" practitioner registration, while New South Wales has "narrow church" or "secular" registration.
Who Can Become a Building Practitioner in Australia - Recent Changes in Victoria
All states in Australia, and across most of the common law world, ensure the registration of building practitioners.