2013 Code

The 2013 Code is the Building Code 2013.

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What is ‘building work’? ‘Building work’ is defined in the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 (BCIIP Act). You can review the complete BCIIP Act here.
19 August 2018
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The ABCC has today published updated guidance material to help stakeholders consider whether enterprise agreements are compliant with the Building Code 2016.
5 May 2017
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The industrial relations consultation process is currently paused due to disruptions caused by COVID-19. The process will recommence in due course.  
18 February 2020
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A summary of the Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work 2016 (the Code).
24 September 2020
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Victorian building company APM Group (Aust) Pty Ltd (APM) and its related entity APM Holdings (Aust) Pty Ltd has been issued a one-month exclusion sanction for its failure to comply with state security of payments legislation.
10 April 2019
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A Victorian building company has been issued a one-month exclusion sanction for its failure to comply with state security of payments legislation.
10 April 2019
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The Code applies to all building work being undertaken for, or on behalf of, a funding entity if the funding entity issued the expression of interest or request for tender on or after 2 December 2016.
19 August 2018
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The Code applies to building work indirectly funded by the Commonwealth that meets either of the following thresholds:
19 August 2018
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Your responsibility to monitor subcontractor compliance
19 August 2018
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To assist stakeholders to understand which Building Code they could be subject to on a particular site, we have developed a Code coverage tool. Answer the questions in the tool to find out:
26 September 2018

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