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What’s worse than insolvency? Construction insolvency.

Australia - October 14 2015 The latest wave of reforms to hit the construction industry in Queensland is causing more than just a ripple. You can now be automatically excluded...

Eden Bird.


Shifting focus: subcontractors’ responsibility for defective work

Australia - June 18 2015 The powers of the Queensland Building industry's regulator, the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC), have recently been the...

Stephanie Duffy.


Head contractors in NSW required to establish retention money trust accounts for projects over $20m

Australia - March 31 2015 From 1 May 2015, head contractors in New South Wales must establish trust accounts for retention money held under subcontracts for projects with a...

Julian Lane, Michael Batch.


BCIPA changes and the counting conundrum - watch your step

Australia - December 22 2014 After months of uncertainty regarding the commencement of the amendments to theBuilding and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (BCIPA)and...

Stephanie Duffy, Michael Batch.


Further changes to BCIPA transitional provisionsdon’t lose your right to claim

Australia - December 5 2014 The Act as amended (New Act) is yet to commence, and the date for its commencement is yet to be announced (Commencement Date). However, the...

Eden Bird, Michael Batch.