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This form includes all the requirements of the Construction Contracts Act and the associated Regulations. Further requirements have been included by the Department of Commerce in the interest of...
Building Commission
Form – application
04 Jun 2014
The Building Act 2011 provides a comprehensive system of building control, s ets standards for buildings and demolition work in WA and deals with building or demolition work that affects other land...
Building Commission
Fact sheet
04 Jun 2014
A guide for those entering into a contract for home building and associated works. When does the home building contracts act apply? The Home Building Contracts Act 1991 (the Act) regulates contracts...
Building Commission
Fact sheet
04 Jun 2014
When dealing with building disputes relating to a regulated building service, the Building Commission may require the parties to a complaint to provide further details about the complaint. These...
Building Commission
Fact sheet
28 May 2014
This fact sheet is a guide to making your new home is sustainable, energy efficient and easy to run. What is an energy efficient house? An energy efficient house uses less energy than an existing...
Building Commission
Fact sheet
28 May 2014
Complete this form to satisfy the Board that your partnership has sufficient financial resources to meet your financial obligations as a building contractor as and when they become due.
Building Commission
Form – application
23 May 2014
A protocol has been developed to enable alterations and additions in Class 1 or attached Class 10 buildings to meet the more stringent energy efficiency requirements that will apply from 1 May 2015.
Building Commission
Bulletin
23 May 2014
Building Commission industry bulletins are published to provide regular updates on legislative requirements for the building industry of Western Australia.
Building Commission
Bulletin
22 May 2014
With the increasing demand on our drinking water supply, the necessity to conserve water in our drying climate and the requirement to comply with the 2003 edition of the plumbing standards AS/NZS...
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
After consideration of all facets of the plumbing industry, the Plumbers Licensing Board, through consultation with industry members and its own team of technical compliance officers, has modified...
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
This technical note responds to issues raised by licensed plumbers regarding the installation of reticulation/irrigation cut-ins and backflow prevention, 40 mm traps (using products with built-in air...
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
Boundary traps perform a vital role in sewerage networks protecting the main drains of private properties and the community from harmful sewer gases.
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
This technical nte has been issued to alert the plumbing industry and stakeholders to acceptable methods for the termination of waste water drains from evaporative airconditioners.
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
This technical note has been developed as a guide to the Western Australian plumbing industry regarding the thermal insulation of heated water piping and the installation of heat traps.
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
This technical note has been issued to inform the plumbing industry about the regulated limitations on the use of plastic pipes when installing solar water heaters. Plastic pipes are now commonly...
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
This technical note has been issued to inform the plumbing industry about the correct termination of drain lines from temperature/pressure-relief valves and expansion control valves associated with...
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
This technical note has been issued to inform the Western Australian plumbing industry of processes and requirements for the testing of drainage plumbing work.
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
The purpose of this technical note is to assist the plumbing industry to comply with the prescribed plumbing standards and manufacturer’s installation instructions when installing braided flexible...
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
The purpose of this technical note is to provide advice to the plumbing industry and stakeholders on the compliance requirements, functions and benefits of the national certification scheme for...
Building Commission
Technical standards
22 May 2014
European House Borer (EHB) is a destructive pest of untreated, seasoned (dry), coniferous wood including pine, fir and spruce. This fact sheet provides information on what to look for and how to...
Building Commission
Fact sheet
22 May 2014
If you are planning to have your roof restored by coating or painting, this fact sheet will guide you through the most common problem areas.
Building Commission
Fact sheet
22 May 2014
If you are a subcontractor and find yourself in a situation where you are not being paid or are being paid late by a head contractor, acting quickly to determine your options is the vital first step...
Building Commission
Flyers
22 May 2014
When dealing with building disputes relating to a regulated building service, the Building Commission may require the parties to a complaint to provide further details about the complaint. These...
Building Commission
Guidance note
22 May 2014
This form is to be submitted to the Complaints Branch of the Building Commission where a party to a complaint wants to be represented by another person in a conciliation hearing.
Building Commission
Form – notification
22 May 2014
Consumers need to be aware that painting work is by law a regulated building service in Western Australia. Under the Building Services (Registration) Act 2011 (the Registration Act) a person (the...
Building Commission
Fact sheet
22 May 2014

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