What is the National Construction Code?
There are various laws and regulations that specifically apply to the construction industry in Australia. The National Construction Code (NCC) is Australia’s primary set of design and construction provisions forRead More
What Should I Include in an Agreement for Lease?
An agreement for lease is a contract outlining the rights and obligations of a tenant or landlord, where the landlord has agreed to grant a lease on a specified futureRead More
Can an Independent Contractor be Entitled to Long Service Leave?
Independent contractors generally provide services under a contract where they negotiate their own fees and working arrangements. They use their own tools and processes, and may work for several clientsRead More
Becoming a Roofing Contractor
Becoming a Roofing Contractor Due to the special skills required for roof contracting, there are certain processes and requirements that must be satisfied before you are able to contract andRead More
What is the difference between an AS4000 and an AS2124 contract?
Whilst an AS4000 and AS2124 contract contain many similarities which include the fact that both require a licence fee to use it and are widely used forms of contract, theyRead More
What is the difference between Tenants in Common and Joint Tenancy?
When it comes to understanding what would be the most ideal form of home ownership, it is important to understand the key differences between tenants in common and joint tenancy.Read More
How do Early Contractor Involvements (ECI) Work?
Traditionally, construction contracts only allow the principal contractors to be engaged in projects once major decisions and design details have been completed. However, an early contractor involvement- also referred toRead More
How does a Master Builders Association HIC6 Contract work?
A HIC6 contract or home improvement contract is a contract prepared by the Master Builders Association. It is used to govern the relationship between homeowners and builders in relation toRead More