News & Updates
The building industry regulator has warned the public about using unlicensed entities, after four companies were collectively fined more than $40,000 for unlicensed building work services and other offences.
QBCC’s Toowoomba Customer Service Centre is currently experiencing technical issues with telephone and internet.
Our Toowoomba office is relocating to 200 Hume Street on Friday 12 August.
Esther Blest, a senior member of the Office of Fair Trading (OFT), has been appointed Assistant Commissioner Service Trades Division of the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC).
Paul De Bruin, Johnathan Melein, LBM Projects Pty Ltd and DMV Ipswich Pty Ltd were recently fined $67,000 for unlicensed building activity in Dayboro.
Scheduled maintenance this Wednesday 27 July
We will be conducting essential maintenance on a number of systems this Wednesday. As a result, online services will be intermittently unavailable between 10pm and midnight.
We recently joined forces with the Electrical Safety Office (ESO) to audit plumbing, drainage and electrical safety at 35 Brisbane and Sunshine Coast construction sites.
We urge consumers, contractors and suppliers to exercise extreme caution in dealings with Mr Zac Mar, MR Lifestyle Constructions Pty Ltd and TS Home Services Pty Ltd.
A compliance blitz at 53 building sites in the Rockhampton area has seen eight people fined and two others under investigation for suspected unlicensed building work.
QBCC has received a complaint about plumbing pipework being interfered with by unlicensed tradespeople during installation of photovoltaic (PV) solar panels.