Posted Jan 21, 2013 Recent Amendments to the Home Building Legislation

The NSW Government has recently implemented some significant changes to the Home Building Act 1989 (NSW). Recent Changes Stage 1 commenced on 25 October 2011 and Stage 2 commenced on 1 February 2012. Changes to the Home Building Act 1989 (HBA) include: Definition for the date of Completion to overcome the previous difficulties faced by…

Posted Jan 14, 2013 Importance of Good Documentation

Good contract management requires good documentation which records what has or has not been done on a construction project. Good documents and document control are necessary in construction projects: to establish what was agreed under the Contract; for the efficient management and execution of a project; for the maintenance of reliable information that can be…