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Jul 02

2019

In Industry Updates

Industry Watch: Professional Indemnity Insurance Response

Professional Indemnity Insurance Response 2 July 2019 While McKenzie Group has Professional Indemnity (PI) insurance policy coverage and protection in place and isn’t impacted by the current cladding exclusions issues, as leaders in our sector, we will continue to push Continue reading

Jun 26

2019

In Industry Updates

NSW Legislation Update: Planning Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

NSW Legislation Update: Planning Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 This amendment clarifies the ability for Occupation Certificate to be issued for part of a building and for part of a partially completed building. This change is needed as the ability to Continue reading

Apr 26

2019

In Industry Updates

Legislation and Technical Update

Legislation and Technical Update There will be significant changes made to the NCC in 2019. The following key dates are below: Preview released                                    Continue reading

Sep 06

2018

In Industry Updates

Cladding Checklist in Queensland

The Queensland Government has introduced new obligations on owners of private and local government buildings to undertake a mandatory ‘combustible cladding checklist’. Continue reading

Aug 14

2018

In Industry Updates

Proposed ban on the use of certain types of aluminium composite panels

The NSW Commissioner for Fair Trading, Rose Webb, called for public submissions on whether a building product use ban was warranted for certain types of external cladding on buildings and if so, what the terms of a ban might be. Continue reading