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Camping safely with LP Gas

Outdoor gas appliances must only be used in the open air to avoid exposure to carbon monoxide.

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How do you know if a plumbing product is certified for use?

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Resolving payment disputes

Subcontractors wanting to learn more about resolving payment disputes can do so here or by phoning 1300 484 481.

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Building and Energy

Announcements & Publications

Application for a restricted electrical licence for...

A restricted electrical licence authorises the holder of the licence to carry out electrical work (including testing) associated with or for the purpose of...

Electrical solar survey

Have you had a solar system installed at your property? If so, Building and Energy, would like to hear from you regarding your experience with the solar...

Building surveyor cautioned over deficient documents –...

The Building Services Board has cautioned a local government building surveyor for failing to ensure that adequate information was included in the...

Warning about tree-loppers who don’t make the cut

Consumer Protection intelligence prompts warnings about rogue tree-loppers Home owners are urged to be cautious and know their rights Recent prosecutions and...

Industry Bulletin 135 – Temporary Structures

The purpose of this bulletin is to draw to the attention of permit authorities, building surveyors and those involved with temporary structures, the Building...

Building and Energy industry bulletins – complete list

A complete list of building industry bulletins published for eh building services and plumbing industries. 

Negligence finding for building surveyor and company – ...

A South West building surveying company and its supervisor have been fined a total of $3,500 for negligence after their certification of a Roleystone...

Building surveyor fined for misleading classification –...

The Building Services Board has fined a building surveyor $1,000 for misleading the Shire of Toodyay by knowingly signing a certificate with the wrong...

Building legislation review schedule

This schedule lists the dates when building related legislation administered by Building and Energy is scheduled to be reviewed and the current status of...

Industry Bulletin 134 – Improving compliance of wet areas

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide information and guidance for builders, wet area installers, architects/building designers and building surveyors...

Summer safety advice from Building and Energy

Western Australia’s building and energy safety regulator is sharing top tips for a safe summer when using gas barbecues and camping appliances, pools, party...

Former builder reprimanded following fraud conviction –...

Mr Howard was jailed for fraud regarding invoices to the North Metropolitan Health Service His conviction led to recent action under WA building registration...

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