Sections 228 and 228A of the Building Act 1993 (Building Act) operate to allow a municipal building surveyor (MBS) to authorise a person to exercise any or all of the powers of the MBS under Division 2 of Part 13 of the Building Act. Where a person has been so authorised by the MBS, the MBS must issue identification to that person.
The National dialogue relating to non-conforming building products continues, with the release on 6 September of an interim report by the Senate Economics References Committee. The Committee’s recommendations, if adopted, will fundamentally reshape the national building and construction landscape for building practitioners, company directors, and apartment owners.
This alert is relevant to the Waste Industry, Councils and Water Corporations.
Magistrates’ Court affirms Improvement Notice issued under the Public Health and Wellbeing Act