Consumer Resources

Balconies

Balconies, decks and balustrades

Basketball rings

Basketball rings

Bore water

Bore water

Building

A guide to building in Victoria after bushfires

A guide to retrofit your home for better protection from a bushfire

A guide to retrofitting certain existing Class 9 buildings for better protection from bushfire ember attack

Balconies, decks and balustrades

House 1 – Post War (1945–1965)

House 2 – Post War (1945–1965)

House 3 – Californian Bungalow (1920s)

Private bushfire shelters (bushfire bunkers)

Sheds and garages

Six-Star Standard

Building classifications

Building classifications under the National Construction Code

Building contracts

Contracts

Building insurance

Domestic building insurance

Building permits

Permits

Permits paperwork before, during and after building

Building practitioners

Appointing a building surveyor

Building for consumers

Practitioner Sanction Register

Terminating the appointment of a Private Building Surveyor

Building protection

Protection of adjoining property

Termites

Building safety

Essential Safety Measures

Essential Safety Measures – Fact sheet

Flood Information

Building surveyors

Appointing a building surveyor

Terminating the appointment of a Private Building Surveyor

Bushfires

A guide to building in Victoria after bushfires

A guide to retrofit your home for better protection from a bushfire

A guide to retrofitting certain existing Class 9 buildings for better protection from bushfire ember attack

Bushfire Attack Level Assessment Report

Bushfires

Private bushfire shelters (bushfire bunkers)

Victoria’s bushfire mapping system

Victorian bushfire Standard

Compliance certificates

Compliance certificates

Insurance on plumbing work – Fact sheet

Cracking

Free-standing walls

Minimising foundation movement and damage to your house

Decks

Balconies, decks and balustrades

Energy efficiency

Energy Efficiency performance requirements

House 1 – Post War (1945–1965)

House 2 – Post War (1945–1965)

House 3 – Californian Bungalow (1920s)

Six-Star Standard

Sustainability

Fences

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers – Checklist

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers – Fact sheet

Floods

Flood Information

Foundations

Free-standing walls

Minimising foundation movement and damage to your house

Garages

Sheds and garages

Gasfitting

Gasfitting

Playing it safe with plumbing products

Greywater

Greywater

Hot water

Hot water safety

Legionella

Legionella

Hot water safety

Legionella

National Construction Code

Building classifications under the National Construction Code

Energy Efficiency performance requirements

Occupancy permits

Permits

Permits paperwork before, during and after building

Owner-builders

Domestic building insurance

Owner-Builder Study Guide

Owner-builders

Planning permits

Permits

Permits paperwork before, during and after building

Plumbing insurance

Insurance on plumbing work

Insurance on plumbing work – Fact sheet

Plumber’s Insurance Guideline

Plumbing practitioners

Plumbing for consumers

Plumbing products

Playing it safe with plumbing products

Rainwater tanks

Saving water

Practitioner Sanction Register

Practitioner Sanction Register

Rainwater tanks

Rainwater tanks

Renovations

House 1 – Post War (1945–1965)

House 2 – Post War (1945–1965)

House 3 – Californian Bungalow (1920s)

Replacing roofing on houses

Six-Star Standard

Roofing

Replacing roofing on houses

Safety

Essential Safety Measures

Essential Safety Measures – Fact sheet

Flood Information

Hot water safety

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers – Checklist

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers – Fact sheet

Sheds

Sheds and garages

Smoke alarms

Smoke alarms

Spas

Legionella

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers – Checklist

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers – Fact sheet

Stormwater

Stormwater

Sustainability

Saving water

Six-Star Standard

Sustainability

Swimming pools

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers – Checklist

Swimming pools, spas and their safety barriers – Fact sheet

Termites

Termites

Walls

Free-standing walls

Water saving

Greywater

Rainwater tanks

Saving water

Stormwater

Wood heaters

Servicing and maintaining wood heaters and flues to reduce the fire risk