Major changes to NSW home building laws coming
If you are in the home building industry, or building or renovating your home here in NSW, you should be aware of changes resulting from new recent laws. With changes shaped through extensive consultation with industry, home owners and key stakeholders, NSW Fair Trading states that these changes will serve to help to modernise industry practices, reduce red tape and support consumer confidence and building activity across NSW.
Most changes commence on 15 January 2015. Further amendments concerning contract requirements are set to commence on 1 March 2015.