VBA360 is a fast and simple way to access a number of VBA services online, including:

  • Licenced plumbing practitioners can purchase and manage all compliance certificates online,
    including booking or cancelling a below-ground drain inspection.
  • Consumers can raise and track complaints online
  • Owner-builders can submit, manage and track applications online

Scheduled upgrades to eToolbox

To prepare our website for the commencement of upcoming legislative reforms, the VBA will be performing scheduled maintenance on eToolbox.

Users may experience intermittent connectivity problems between 8am and 8pm every Saturday in the month of June.

The VBA apologises for any inconvenience caused.


eToolbox is the VBA’s secure online portal that helps:

Building practitioners to:

  • update personal details
  • download a renewal notice
  • re-order lost registration cards.

Plumbing practitioners to:

  • renew a licence or registration
  • update personal details
  • purchase and lodge compliance certificates (now via VBA360)
  • book or cancel a below-ground drain inspection (now via VBA360)
Building Plumbing

Find a Practitioner

Confirm the registration of a building practitioner or the licensing or registration of a plumbing practitioner.

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Owner-Builder Public Register

Look up a compliance certificate

To check the details of a compliance certificate you will need:

  • the compliance certificate number
  • the PIN
Look up a compliance certificate in VBA360

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  • Building Regulations 2018

    Victoria’s new Building Regulations commenced on Saturday, 2 June 2018, replacing the 2006 and Interim 2017 Regulations.

    The new Regulations apply to all sectors in Victoria and affect more than 25,000 registered building practitioners.

    The Regulations also apply to owner-builders who intend to either carry out building work themselves or contract others to do so.

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