News & Updates

Public warning - Onpoint Construction Pty Ltd

We urge contractors, suppliers and consumers to be cautious in their dealings with Onpoint Construction Pty Ltd.

Posted 06.Jan.2017

QBCC to keep eagle-eye on suspected illegal phoenixing

We will be keeping a watchful eye on suspected illegal phoenixing activity in the wake of the collapse of the builder Cullen Group Australia Pty Ltd.

Posted 06.Jan.2017

Changes to Home Warranty Scheme for multiple dwellings and duplexes

Additional changes to notional pricing as part of the Queensland Home Warranty Scheme have now been introduced (effective from 2 December, 2016) to make premiums fairer for those who own apartments and units, and for those who do work for them.

Posted 07.Dec.2016

Queensland Home Warranty Scheme reforms from 28 October 2016

Do the changes impact you? 

Posted 30.Oct.2016

Service Outage this weekend from 5:30pm Friday

Due to a system outage, all online services will be unavailable from 5:30pm Friday 28 October until 7am Monday 31 October. You will be unable to make insurance or renewal payments, update your details or register for Find a Local Contractor during this time. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Posted 27.Oct.2016

New location brings improved services for local building industry

Our new Customer Service Centre at Toowoomba has improved facilities for home owners and building industry participants.

Posted 07.Sep.2016

Total fines for shed masterminds close to $270,000

Paul De Bruin, Johnathan Melein, and their companies, LBM Projects Pty Ltd and DMV Ipswich Pty Ltd, were fined close to $270,000 for unlawful building work and other related offences in Southeast Queensland.

Posted 26.Aug.2016

Warning about risks in unlicensed building work

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. 

Posted 16.Aug.2016

Toowoomba Service Centre systems issues

QBCC’s Toowoomba Customer Service Centre is currently experiencing technical issues with telephone and internet.

Posted 15.Aug.2016

New location for QBCC Toowoomba office

Our Toowoomba office is relocating to 200 Hume Street on Friday 12 August.

Posted 11.Aug.2016


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