News & Updates
If your property has been affected by the flooding in North Queensland, the QBCC has a number of fact sheets and publications with information to help you. See Rebuilding after a natural disaster.
Project bank accounts on some Queensland government construction projects have begun.
We give you tips about retaining wall maintenance as well as solutions for when things go wrong.
Real estate agents, landlords, pool safety inspectors and unfenced inflatable pools are all the focus of a compliance crackdown this summer swimming season.
Notifiable work resources
We want to increase awareness about Notifiable Work and have developed some resources to help plumbers, home owners and real estate agents - see Notifiable work resources for more information.
Decks and balconies require regular and effective maintenance to help ensure their long-term safety. The frequency of this maintenance depends on the materials, type of finish, climate and the degree of exposure to the weather - read more.
Code of Practice for NCBP laws
To assist industry members in meeting their obligations under the amended Queensland Building and Construction Commission Act 1991, the Department of Housing and Public Works has prepared a Code of Practice on non-conforming building products.
New laws that give the State’s building industry watchdog powers to clean up unsafe building sites and rid the supply chain of dodgy building products, have come into effect today.
myQBCC and online services unavailable Thursday night
Due to some planned system updates, myQBCC and the licence search will be unavailable from 5pm to 10pm, Thursday 2 November 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
The recent electrical shock of a plumber in the Cairns area is a reminder to all plumbers and contractors about the need to be vigilant when it comes to electrical safety.