Labelling of ACP Products

In early 2018, the Building Ministers Forum requested Standards Australia to…


Maintenance of Essential Safety Measures

Essential Safety Measures (ESMs) are the safety features required in a building…


Toughened Glass Product Safety Recall

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has issued a product safety…


NCC 2019 "Out of Cycle" Amendment

An out of cycle amendment to the 2019 National Construction Code, to be known…


$600 Million Towards Cladding Repairs

Recently the Victorian Government committed $600 million to fix buildings with…


Timber Framing Concession - Advisory Note

In recent weeks the VBA and the ABCB have issued industry alerts and advisory…


Professional Indemnity Concessions

The most recent Ministerial Order released on 11 July will come into effect on…


Cladding Safety Victoria

Cladding Safety Victoria has been established by the Victorian Government to…


Building Permit Application Changes

Commencing 1 July 2019, Registered Building Surveyors (RBS) must submit an…


$46.4M Cladding Budget

The Victorian state budget has $46.4 million set aside in 2019-20 to address an…