Building Design Acceptance, Third Party Review and Mandatory Inspections consultations closing soon

Thursday, 18 February 2021 Construction Skyline

You have until 28 February to provide feedback

The Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) has 3 consultations open in response to the Building Confidence Report (BCR), addressing Design Acceptance, Third Party Review and Mandatory Inspections.

This is your opportunity to provide feedback on these discussion papers, which go to improving effectiveness of compliance and enforcement systems for the building and construction industry across Australia.

Consultations closing 11:59PM AEDT Sunday 28 February 2021:

  • Discussion paper: Building Design Acceptance - addresses recommendations 13-16
  • Discussion paper: Independent Third Party Review - addresses recommendation 17
  • Discussion paper: Mandatory Inspections - addresses recommendation 18.

Providing comment

Responses to questions in all 3 of the discussion papers above are invited until 11:59PM AEDT Sunday 28 February 2021, via the ABCB’s Consultation Hub. Only comments submitted through the online form will be considered.

If you have a question about this consultation please contact the BCR Team