The Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work 2016 (the Code) encourages the development of safe, healthy, fair, lawful and productive building sites for the benefit of all building industry participants.
Table of ContentsEnterprise Agreements and the Code
Letter of Compliance
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.
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.
The ABCC has today published guidance material to enable stakeholders to consider whether enterprise agreements are compliant with the Building Code 2016.
Monitoring compliance with the Code: what to expect
At the ABCC, we monitor compliance with the Code by code covered entities, primarily on Commonwealth funded building work but also on their private projects.
We monitor compliance through conducting site inspections and audits.
These fact sheets provide information regarding the Building Code 2016.
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:
The Code applies to building work indirectly funded by the Commonwealth that meets either of the following thresholds: