CBD and Southbank Planning Controls

The Planning Minister released new draft planning controls proposed for…


End of Trip Facilities - A healthy trend

End of Trip Facilities (EOT) are a growing trend in major refurbishments and…


Summary of changes to the NCC

The updated NCC  brings significant changes to the industry including new…


Vitracore G2

Vitracore G2 | Cladding

Façade compliance has been the subject of much concern recently following the…


New Definition of Effective Height

With a number of changes occurring with the NCC 2016, one to note is the new…


Sprinklers & Balconies

An amendment to the NCC came into effect on 15 December 2015, mandating that…


Application of the DDA

The Disability Discrimination Act makes it illegal to discriminate against a…


Faux Turf & Wall Coverings

With an increased use of artificial wall & floor coverings in fitouts, it…


High Rise Buildings & BCA Requirements

Buildings over 25 metres are considered high rise buildings in accordance with…