Delay to the start of energy efficiency rules and QLD changes to NCC 2022
Change to NCC start dateThe Queensland government announced today that new energy efficiency (7 star and whole-of-home) provisions of the National Construction Code (NCC) 2022 will be delayed and will commence in Queensland on 1 May 2024. Master Builders called for a delay due to the lack of availability of software tools needed to implement the changes.However, livable (accessible) housing, condensation and EV charging provisions are still commencing 1 October 2023.
19 September 2023
QBCC annual reporting lodgements now open for due date 31 Dec 23
The myQBCC portal is now open to lodge Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) annual reporting submissions for licence categories 1 to 7, using the financial information for the financial year end 30 June 2023.
8 September 2023
Increased claim cap for long service leave claims paid by QLeave from 1 Jul 23
As of 1 July 2023, the maximum rate of pay for all claims paid by QLeave has increased to $2,116 per week. The new capped rate applies to all worker and employer claims paid between 1 July 2023 and 30 June 2024.
17 July 2023