Information on building regulations, registration, fees, enforcement and more.
Information on regulations, registration, carrying out your role as a building surveyor and more.
Information on plumbing regulations, becoming registered or licensed, fees, enforcement and more.
Information about applying for an owner-builder certificate of consent, including eligibility, training requirements and more.
Information about building and plumbing matters for property owners, residents and renovators.
Information on the Victorian Statewide Cladding Audit and what’s involved in rectifying buildings.
The VBA publishes a range of resources to inform practitioners and the community about relevant building and plumbing related legislation and standards for general guidance in respect to building or plumbing practice. These resources are owned by the VBA and may include content licensed to the VBA by third parties.
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This document provides guidance on the scope of Roofing (Stormwater) work that is defined under the Plumbing Regulations 2008 (VIC) which can only be undertaken by licensed or registered plumbing practitioners in Victoria and is regulated by the Victorian Building Authority (VBA).