VBA in 2014
year the VBA has several projects and reforms under way that will impact the
building and plumbing industries and architects.
Here's a preview of what's ahead:
- The VBA
will continue to work with the Department of Transport, Planning and Local
Infrastructure to review the Building
Regulations 2006, before developing new regulations that will
be introduced in June 2016. Building service providers, industry
stakeholders and the public will be asked to provide feedback throughout
major reform package will be implemented from July 2014, with VBA to
become the one-stop shop for all aspects of building industry oversight,
and improvements to the building permit system to be introduced.
will assume responsibility for regulating architects from July 2014.
new VBA website will be launched, making it easier for industry and
consumers to find all the relevant information they need in the one spot.
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