14th Nov 16
Registrations are now open for the Australian Building Codes Board's (ABCB) 2017 NCC Information Seminars. Sessions will take place in capital cities during February and March 2017.
29th Sep 16
The AAC has written to the Building Professionals Board requesting an urgent review into the interpretation of the Professional Indemnity Insurance liabilities for Accredited Certifiers contained in the Building Professionals Act 2005 (BP Act).
21st Sep 16
Read the the NSW Government's response to the final report of the statutory review of the Building Professionals Act 2005
22nd Aug 16
The Department of Planning and Environment invites you and your colleagues to the Planning Roadshow event in your region, providing updates on the NSW Planning Portal and amendments to planning legislation.
13th May 16
NSW Premier Mike Baird and the Minister for Local Government Paul Toole have announced 19 new councils will be created in NSW commencing Thursday, 12 May 2016.
6th Apr 16
Have your say on whether covered balconies on residential buildings across Australia should be required to have automatic fire sprinklers and proposals to address non-conforming building products
11th Mar 16
New amendments to the regulations will give home buyers of properties with swimming pools 90 days to rectify non-compliant swimming pool barriers.
1st Dec 15
Easier and faster access to planning information online
27th Nov 15
Future of Fire Engineering seminar - hosted by NSW Chapter of the Society of Fire Safety (SFS)
8th Nov 15
It’s just weeks away until the NSW Planning Portal will be the place to go to for easy online access to planning information and services at one central online location.
15th Oct 15
Enrol now for Complying Development CPD Training Course. All A1, A2 and A3 certifiers must successfully complete the course within 12 months of renewing their certificate of accreditation.
28th Sep 15
The Department of Planning and Environment has launched a streamlined process for private certifiers to participate in the Electronic Housing Code (EHC)
15th Jun 15
Congratulations to AAC member, Allan Harriman OAM, who received a Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the General Division for service to the building and construction industry through professional associations.
12th Jun 15
The AAC Conference is less than three months away and registration is now open for those who want to get in early before the end of the financial year.
18th May 15
The Department of Industry and Science, in conjunction with the Attorney-General’s Department, is calling for submissions on the effectiveness of the Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010 (Premises Standards) in providing access to buildings for people with disability.
12th May 15
You’re invited to have your say about the effectiveness of certification and building regulation as part of the independent statutory review of the Building Professionals Act 2005.
23rd Apr 15
Need CPD training? New seminars are now open for registration. Click here to read more.
9th Apr 15
Click here to see the current jobs for certifiers and support staff.
13th Feb 15
There is new accreditation category, E1 – Swimming Pool Certification, to inspect swimming pool and spa pool barriers and issue certificates of compliance.
13th Feb 15
Prospective category E1 Swimming Pool Certifier candidates can now enrol with an approved course provider if they seek to be accredited as a swimming pool certifier in NSW.