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Mandatory Registration and Licensing of Tradespeople – now delayed until 2022

Mandatory Registration and Licensing of Tradespeople..

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the commencement date of the new carpentry trades registration and licensing scheme has been delayed.

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Master Builders Victoria Calls for Changes to Cladding Bill

MBV Calls for Changes to Cladding Bill

Master Builders Victoria yesterday wrote to the Victorian Government expressing its concerns over and call for changes to the Cladding Safety.

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Release of the first quarterly report into..

The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) has released its first quarterly report for January – March 2020 on its Proactive Inspections Program.

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Melanie Fasham joins review panel; cladding rectification levy begins 1 January

In accord with the state government’s plans to implement a new building permit levy to fund rectification works by Cladding Safety Victoria, the VBA has announced...

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New pool and spa safety barrier regulations and building inspector class

The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) has announced new pool and spa safety regulations.

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Introduction of Amendment VC158 – combustible cladding rectification...

Amendment VC158 – combustible cladding rectification exemptions, was gazetted by the Hon. Richard Wynne, Minister for Planning, on Tuesday 26 November.

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Business seeks vital amendments to Workplace Manslaughter Bill

We strongly support the Victorian Liberal Nationals Coalition commitment to moving a series of amendments to the Workplace Manslaughter Bill

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Industry briefing session – Planning and building approvals process review

On Friday 8 November join the Red Tape Commissioner at the State Library Theatrette to discuss the paper and its implications.

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Master Builders welcomes draft proposed improvements to Victoria's building...

Master Builders Victoria (MBV) welcomes draft improvements to Victoria’s building and planning approvals as a positive step forward in reducing red tape and potentially...

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