If your builder is late or increasing costs, you may consider terminating the building contract. There are several steps involved in doing so, and how many of these you will have to go through will depend on your situation. In this article, we will unpack your options for proceeding against builders.
Many at-risk apartment buildings in Victoria may have already received a Building Notice from their local council dictating that the cladding on their building is non-compliant with the building standards. in other words, the cladding is combustible. Some of these building notices may have progressed to Building Orders, and others may have audits and investigations … Read More
By Chloe Moorfoot, Partner and Malcolm Liu, Lawyer. Non-compliance with the Building Regulations 2018 (Regulations) for essential safety measures can result in serious consequences, including infringement notices, fines and prosecution. Additionally, the combustible cladding building inspections in Victoria are likely to expose buildings that are non-compliant with the essential safety measures. Therefore, is your building … Read More