The Canberra Times has reported on the current and ongoing “Inquiry into Building Quality in the ACT” which was announced in April 2018 by the ACT Legislative Assembly. Click here to read the article.

The Standing Committee on Economic Development and Tourism, which is in charge of the Inquiry, has resolved to inquire into and report on the quality of new buildings in the ACT and any potential or actual causes of poor building quality in the ACT

As of 4 October 2018, 39 submissions had been made by owners corporations, apartment owners, the Owners Corporation Network and other interested stakeholders.

Submissions to the Inquiry can still be made and stakeholders are encouraged to make submissions. The date for the lodgment of submissions has been extended to Friday 30 November 2018 and the Committee intends to hold public hearings in the first quarter of 2019.