VIC – HENDRY building surveyors provide in this article the basics behind the issuing of an occupancy permit (certificate of occupancy) for a building: The Building Act 1993, Building Regulations 2006 and the Building Code of Australia all have a [...]
VIC - HENDRY building surveyors advise that amendments have been made, in the interest of public safety, to the Metropolitan Fire Brigade Act 1958 and the Country Fire Authority Act 1958, in relation to monitored automatic fire alarms.
A monitored automatic fire alarm is [...]
VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that under various sections of the Building Act 1993 and Building Regulations 2006, the Municipal Building Surveyor has a significant role in the ‘enforcement procedures’ to ensure compliance is achieved or public safety and health are not endangered. A building surveyor can [...]
VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that a building permit is considered to have lapsed if the building works have not commenced by the statutory commencement date, or have not been completed by the statutory completion date… (
VIC – HENDRY building surveyors provide some history to the formation of the Building Act 1993 and an insight to the main content features incorporated into the Building Act 1993 at the time of its proclamation with the Building Regulations.
Victoria’s Building Act 1993 provides powers for the [...]
VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that commercial building owners and managers of older buildings in alpine resorts alpine building standards require that the installation of hard wired smoke detection which is mandatory for most classes of buildings under the Building Regulations 2006 found in alpine resorts or holiday destinations in Victoria.
VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that the Victorian Building Authority have produced a page on their website titled ‘Demolition Work’. The VBA takes the reader through the building regulations process that requires a demolition permit to be issued for construction sites… (more)
For building surveying consultancy [...]
VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that Section 12 of the Subdivision Act 1988 imposes implied easement rights over units on a particular plan of subdivision which the Building Regulations and Building Code of Australia (BCA) must allow for. To invoke this right, the subdivision [...]
VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that some building owners are being provided with the wrong advice as to when they should seek building permits under the Building Regulations 2006 for proposed building works to an existing building… (more)
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VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that some building owners are being provided with the wrong building surveying advice as to when they should seek building permits under the Building Regulations 2006 for proposed building works to an existing building… (more)
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