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New South Wales security of payment changes
What you need to know and do in response to significant amendments to Building & Construction Industry SOPA amendments.
Australia
29 Jul 2019
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Building certifier insurance crisis – current status and responses
Queensland is introducing regulations for time-limited cladding-related exclusions for private building certifiers.
Australia
11 Jul 2019
3
Silicosis safety concerns for construction industry in Queensland
Workers engaged in unsafe activities related to stone benchtops may be exposed to RCS, which can cause silicosis.
Australia
26 Nov 2018
4
New regulations and fixed start date for the next tranche of the BIF Act in Queensland
Industry participants should be aware that, for specified 'unfinished matters', the repealed Acts will continue to apply.
Australia
19 Nov 2018
5
New cladding laws place obligations on Queensland private building owners
The law imposes a 3 stage process on owners of relevant buildings, to identify and assess the risk of cladding products.
Australia
13 Sep 2018
6
Fast-track arbitration rules: room for development
There is scope for the development of arbitral rules to mirror the security of payment model for construction disputes.
Australia
21 Jun 2018
7
BIF Act Update
Article advises what you need to do to comply with the security of payment provisions prior to commencement in December.
Australia
20 Jun 2018
8
Council rating category resolutions upheld by the Queensland Court of Appeal
Guidance on the exercise of establishing rating categories for differential rating & challenges that may occur to decisions made.
Australia
20 Jun 2018
9
Update: flammable cladding on buildings in Queensland
Article discusses the report handed down by the Non-Conforming Building Products Audit Taskforce in Queensland.
Australia
29 May 2018
10
Update: Start date for new security of payment laws
The Queensland Government has announced that its changes to the security of payment regime will apply from 1 July 2018.
Australia
26 Mar 2018
11
Liability of council for issuing incorrect limited town planning certificates
Where council knows and intend for third parties to rely upon the certificate, they are likely to owe them a duty of care. 
Australia
21 Mar 2018
12
High Court confirms that conditions of development approvals are enduring personal obligations
Conditions of development approval attach to land and bind successors in title, even where the land is reconfigured.
Australia
17 Mar 2018
13
GST withholding for new residential premises – legislation and further details
Buyers of new residential premises or land within a subdivision may need to remit part of the purchase price to the ATO.
Australia
8 Mar 2018
14
The right to be wrong – the ability to review Adjudicator determinations
This High Court case confirmed the long-held understanding that mere errors of law do not give rise to a right of review.
Australia
17 Feb 2018
15
Update: Start date for Project Bank Accounts (PBAs) in Queensland
The Queensland Government has announced that Project Bank Accounts will apply to certain projects from 1 March 2018.
Australia
17 Feb 2018
16
Cladding and insurance implications
All businesses should reconsider their insurance policies to ensure that they have the right level of cover in place.
Australia
11 Jan 2018
17
Queensland Urban Drainage Manual – The new lawful point of discharge (LPOD)
The updated LPOD test may assist users to decide if consent is needed for stormwater discharge arising from developments.
Australia
18 Dec 2017
18
Christmas: payment claims and SOPA
Beware of payment claims and the potentially severe consequences under SOPA of failing to respond in time.
Australia
5 Dec 2017
19
What you need to know about Queenslands new construction legislation
Explains the new construction and licensing laws in Queensland and how they may affect organisations.
Australia
4 Nov 2017
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Queensland Urban Drainage Manual 2017
Developers, engineers and planners should be aware of design methods and guidance on hydrological analysis in QUDM 2017.
Australia
28 Oct 2017
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