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2020 media releases

Friday, 18 September 2020
Work on Preston construction site halted over safety concerns (PDF, 146.07 KB)

Friday, 18 September 2020
Geelong builders and plumbers on notice (PDF, 145.01 KB)

Friday, 4 September 2020
VBA statement on pool inspections (PDF, 142.92 KB)

Monday, 3 August 2020
Building practitioners to face greater scrutiny as VBA gets new powers to stop phoenixing (PDF, 140.91 KB)

Thursday, 16 July 2020
VBA warns on carbon monoxide poisoning risk following Hobart house incident (PDF, 150.95 KB)

Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Building and plumbing work to continue with precautions (PDF, 198.29 KB)

Friday, 10 July 2020
Principal Fire Safety Engineer to boost VBA fire safety programs (PDF, 148.67 KB)

Thursday, 9 July 2020
Check your gutters and downpipes to stay dry (PDF, 146.67 KB)

Monday, 29 June 2020
New Code to lift the standards of Victorian building surveyors (PDF, 175.65 KB)

Thursday, 25 June 2020
VBA plumbing blitz nets 12 unregistered, unlicensed plumbers (PDF, 157.02 KB)

Thursday, 18 June 2020
Simple steps to keep kids safe from scalding bath water (PDF, 149.16 KB)

Wednesday, 29 April 2020
VBA hosts Rapid Industry Guidance service to keep industry safe and open (PDF, 210.7 KB)

Monday, 27 April 2020
VBA issues health warnings over DIY bidets and alternative toileting devices (PDF, 273.99 KB)

Tuesday, 17 March 2020
Victorian building permit data reveals $38bn spend, fewer permits in 2019 (PDF, 203.2 KB)

Wednesday, 12 February 2020
VBA inspectors checking safety of bushfire-affected properties (PDF, 154.41 KB)