VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that under various sections of the Building Act 1993 and Building Regulations 2006, the Municipal Building Surveyor has a significant role in the ‘enforcement procedures’ to ensure compliance is achieved or public safety and health are not endangered. A building surveyor can issue an emergency order under the Building Act 1993, where a danger to life or property exists because of the conditions, change of use of the building or proposed use of a building… (more)

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