Consumer and Business Services has ramped up its visits to building sites to check compliance with licensing and other legal requirements.
The Association of Building Consultants has welcomed Scott Fletcher as its new President and Travis Summerton as its newly-appointed Treasurer following its recent AGM, with Andrew Butler continuing as the Association’s Secretary.
Home Building Protection Review government submission
Home Building Protection Review media release
The ABC has used today's launch of Asbestos Awareness Week to issue a warning to DIY and home handymen to protect their health by leaving any inspection and removal of asbestos to the experts.
Submission to the SA government (31.5.13) regarding upgrading pool safety legislation
Preventing raw sewerage from entering a building (source: David Murray)
TERMITES: HOMEOWNERS MAINTAIN VIGILANCE
What are the benefits for consumers of having their solar panels installed by an installer with a builders license?
Deposit limits for domestic building work contracts have changed for the first time since 1995. This article was recently published by HIA for its members. (source: HIA)
Trader pays infringement notice over alleged false building association membership claims (source: ACCC SBIN)
Not out of the woods yet (source: Chris Short)
Risk in roof space (source: HIA)
Asbestos danger in roof