We are able to assist with:
DWF Australia provides building and construction law advice to industry participants such as developers, contractors and property owners, as well as businesses outside the industry.
Recent amendments to the Queensland Procurement Policy (QPP) impose new obligations on Queensland Government agencies and suppliers through the introduction of the Ethical Supplier Threshold (Threshold) and the Ethical Supplier Mandate (Mandate).
A recent review of the Property Acquisition Standards has resulted in changes in the way NSW Government authorities acquire land in NSW by compulsory acquisition. All agencies which acquire land under the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Compensation) Act 1991 (NSW) are required to comply with the revised Standards.
The New South Wales Government's push to a more collaborative approach to infrastructure delivery has gained greater momentum as a major Government water agency adopts a collaborative delivery model and international contractual framework to deliver three major water infrastructure projects in Sydney.
The Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Amendment Act 2018 (NSW) (“the Act”) will commence on 21 October 2019 bringing about various changes to the existing security of payment regime in New South Wales.
The Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Amendment Act 2018 (NSW) (“the Act”) will bring about various changes to the existing security of payment regime in New South Wales. With the changes expected to commence in 2019, it is timely to consider the practical implications for construction industry participants.
It has been widely reported that the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) is cracking down on new reporting requirements by warning companies of the prospect of building licence suspension or cancellation – having issued over 100 show cause notices recently.