New legislation on Residential Apartment Buildings

New legislation on Residential Apartment Buildings

The New South Wales Parliament passed two important bills earlier this year that will potentially increase the risk to landowners, not just developers, being mandated to carry out building rectifications. Under the Design and Building Practitioners Act 2019 and the...
Safety in design: beyond the Building Code of Australia

Safety in design: beyond the Building Code of Australia

The National Construction Code (NCC) provides the minimum requirements for health, safety, amenity and sustainability in the design and construction of new and existing buildings. However, many developers confuse these minimum standards for best practice and forget to...
5 reasons to obtain a BCA report

5 reasons to obtain a BCA report

Whether you’re buying or selling a building, experiencing a change in occupancy or considering a refurbishment, you may like to consider obtaining a Building Code of Australia (BCA) report as part of your due diligence. BCA compliance A BCA report will detail areas of...

5 reasons to choose a private certifier with ISO 9001

With so much competition in the Sydney market, how do you find a private certifier you can trust to deliver quality outcomes? One option is to choose a company with ISO 9001 certification. It’s an internationally recognised standard for quality management systems, so...