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Gasfitters to mandatory report on servicing Type A gas appliances

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Gasfitters to mandatory report on servicing Type A gas appliances

Regional news
The requirement to report on the servicing work of Type A gas appliance was made through amendments to the Gas Safety (Gas Installation) Regulations 2018.
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10 Aug
Security of Payment - Coverage

The Building and Construction Industry (Security of Payment) Act 2021 (WA) (SOP Act) applies to some construction contracts but excludes others. Before you make a claim under the SOP Act, it is important to confirm that your contract is covered.

08 Aug
The Residential Building Bill

The Tasmanian Government has released the Residential Building (Miscellaneous Consumer Protection Amendments) Bill 2022 for consultation. HIA has raised concerns with some elements.

05 Aug
Geraldton local claims HIA Apprentice of the Year

Geraldton’s own third year carpentry and joinery apprentice Callum Marquis from Connolly Creative Building Co. has been named 2022 HIA Stratco WA Peter Stannard Apprentice of the Year.

04 Aug
Security of Payment overview

Security of payment laws provide for the rapid adjudication of payment disputes in the building and construction industry.

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 ...