These are the most significant reforms since the current Building Act was introduced in 2004.
The proposed changes affect people, products and practices in the building sector and MBIE asked industry and the public to consider the proposals and give feedback on the following topics:
- occupational regulation
- risk and liability
- the Building Levy
- offences, penalties and public notification
Submissions closed on 16 June. In our submission we focused on two aspects of the proposal, occupational regulation and the Building Levy.
The Government has announced a $12.1 billion COVID-19 Economic Response Package for small to medium businesses and employees during this period of uncertainly.
The health and wellbeing of our industry’s employers, apprentices, and our people are of paramount importance to us.