VBA Actions for the week ending Friday 5 July 2019
A summary of VBA prosecutions, show cause notices, notices of decision, permit levy audits, proactive inspections and plumbing activities for the week.
Show cause notices
- Two show cause notices were issued for alleged breaches of the Building Act and the Domestic Building Contracts Act.
Notices of decision
- One notice of decision was issued for alleged breaches of the Building Act and the Domestic Building Contracts Act.
- Five matters were mentioned in the Magistrates’ Court of Victoria. All were adjourned to allow the accused to seek legal advice.
- Eight visits to building surveyors undertaken.
- 280 inspections in 30 municipalities.
- Three Building Orders for Minor Works issued.
- Audits: 92
- Re-audits: 26
- Inspections: 16
- Re-inspections: 0