Partnerships, Domestic Contracts & Insurances

New rules which became effective on 1 December 2020 require building surveyors…


NCC 2022 Delay

Adoption of the 2022 edition of the National Construction Code (NCC) will be…


Building Surveyors Code of Conduct

The VBA released its first Code of Conduct for Building Surveyors on 1 January…


Ban on High Risk Cladding Products

The Victorian Minister for Planning has declared external wall cladding…


Changes to the Cladding Rectification Levy

Changes have been made to the way the cladding rectification levy is applied…


Yarra Planning Scheme - New Development Contributions Levy

From 1 February 2021 a new Development Contribution Levy (DCL) came into…


COVID-19 Incident Notification Requirements

The new OH&S (COVID-19 Incident Notification) Regulations 2020 requires…


NCC 2019 Amendment 1

The  National Construction Code 2019 Amendment 1 came into effect on 1 July…


Professional Indemnity Update

Government moves to ease restrictions on professional indemnity insurance In…