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Building registration fees to increase

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Building registration fees to increase

Member alert
The VBA has undertaken a review of building practitioner fees. This will result in an increase in the fees for many building registration categories – either as an individual and as a company.
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12 Aug
NSW Residential Building Contracts - Explaining "other contract terms"

Workplace Advisers often field enquiries pertaining to ‘what does this clause mean’ in the various HIA contracts for residential building work and “can or should I amend or remove it” usually as a result of the owner questioning the clause or suggesting an amendment/ removal.

12 Aug
Contracting for renovation projects in Tasmania

Did you know HIA’s Tasmania’s Residential Building Contract can be used for the construction of a new home as well as alteration, addition or renovation work?

11 Aug
Rate rises bite sale of new homes

“New home sales fell by 13.1 per cent in the month of July, highlighting the impact of the recent increases in the cash rate,” stated HIA Chief Economist Tim Reardon.

11 Aug
Cyber security

HIA has recently been alerted by our 3rd party global cyber security service provider, of ransomware on our system.

VIC Cost Plus Contract (Pack of 2)

This contract is used for residential constructions works on a cost plus basis, not a lump sum ‘fixed price’. Costs are totalled and a percentage or f...

VIC Alterations, Additions and Renovations Contract (Pack of 2)

This contract (pack of two) is suitable for residential building work relating to an alteration, addition, renovation or where the work is not to comp...

VIC Domestic Works Under $10,000 Contract

The Victorian Domestic Works Under $10,000 contract is suitable when the contract price for the manufacture, supply and installation of: - cabinets an...

VIC Job Quotation Form (Pad of 20)

The Victorian Job Quotation Form (pad of 20) is suitable for sub-contractors to list their conditions. It's carbonised and individually numbered and d...

VIC Notice of Commencement (Pad of 20)

This form (pad of 20) is designed for use with HIA contracts such as: - alterations, additions and renovations contract - cost plus contract - kit hom...

VIC Notice of Completion (Pad of 20)

The Victorian Notice of Completion (pad of 20) is used to formally notify an owner when a project will be at practical completion. It’s designed for u...

VIC Notice of Extension of Time (Pad of 20)

Builders wanting an extension of time for completing work will need this Victorian Notice of Extension of Time (pad of 2). This product complies with ...

VIC New Homes Contract (Pack of 2)

The Victorian New Homes Contract (pack of 2) is suitable for the construction of new homes in Victoria. The contract allows for all job details to be ...

VIC Notice of Suspension of Works (Pad of 20)

This Notice of Suspension of Works (pad of 20) is to be used with the Plain English contract for works if the owner fails to make a payment and/or is ...

VIC Progress Claim Certificate (Pad of 20)

The Victorian Progress Claim Certificate (pad of 20) provides an efficient way for a builder to claim payment from a client or financial institution. ...

VIC Specification - General & Cover

The Victorian Specification – General and Cover document contains information relevant to the work to be performed by various trades, details of mater...

VIC Preliminary Agreement (Pad of 20)

The Victorian Preliminary Agreement (pad of 50) is used to cover the cost of the preliminary work before and in preparation of signing the contract. T...

VIC Small Works Contract (Pack of 2)

The Victorian Small Works Contract is suitable for all domestic building work such as alterations and renovation projects. Note: this document is spec...

VIC Variation to Contract (Pad of 20)

The Victorian Variation Document (pad of 25) details changes or variations to works requiring an update to the contract between builder and owner. It ...