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MBA forms Strata Inspection Panel

29/11/2021
The MBA has established a Strata Inspection Panel (“Panel”) in response to the Strata Scheme Management Act 2015 for identified building industry organisations to prepare, establish and maintain a Panel to carry out inspections on Class 2 and 3 Buildings.

Clause 2.3.1 DOES NOT APPLY to Boundary Barriers

16/11/2021
In light of recent member enquiries regarding clause 2.3.1 in the Australian Standard AS 1926.1 - Safety barriers for swimming pools, we spoke with the Swimming Pool & Spa Association (SPASA) to seek clarification on the issue. Spiros Dassikas, SPASA CEO, explains what happened and how it was resolved by...

Master Builders wins SafeWork NSW industry associations category 2021

02/11/2021

The Master Builders Association of New South Wales is pleased to be selected as the WINNER of the 2021 SafeWork Award for the industry associations category.

The MBA of NSW entry outlined initiatives such as the identification of a trend in shade cloth fires that led to the development of...