When is a Building Permit Required?

There is not much that does not require a building permit. Additions and…


Are you NCC ready?

Wednesday 1 May 2019 will see the adoption of NCC 2019 Volumes, 1, 2 and 3. A…


Australian Standard Changes

In conjunction with the NCC 2019 coming into effect on 1 May 2019, there are a…


Understanding Certificate Validity

Certificates are usually issued for three years and, unless renewed, expire at…


Jaidyn Stephenson's Show Your Heart Luncheon

On Wednesday 27 February 2019, Grimbos Building Surveyors proudly sponsored the…


CertMark Removal

Recently, nine cladding systems were withdrawn from CertMark International…


Notable Changes to NCC 2019 Volume One

To assist in identifying changes to the NCC 2019 Volume One edition which…


Building Permit Levy Changes

On 1 July 2019, the way in which the building permit levy is paid to the VBA…


NCC 2019 Changes Overview

All three volumes of the NCC 2019 preview, as well as The Guide to Volume One,…


Glass Splashback Requirements

Many installed gas cooking appliances are failing to comply with clearance…