News & Updates
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.
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.
Do the changes impact you?
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.
Our new Customer Service Centre at Toowoomba has improved facilities for home owners and building industry participants.
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.
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).