Owner-builders

This page contains details about the 2017 changes that may directly or indirectly affect you as a owner-builder:

Changes effective from 1 July 2017

Owner-builders entering into major domestic building contracts must make sure that the person they are contracting with is registered in a category or class that authorises them to do the work. An exception is created for corporations up to 1 July 2018 when the corporate registration scheme takes effect.

Fact sheet

Please click here to view the 2016 Changes to the Building Act 1993: Owner-builders.