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Australia: The Subcontractors Conundrum: How the D&BPA Empowers Owners Corporations to Pursue Justice

/ Owner - April 26, 2023

The Design and Building Practitioners Act 2020 (the D&BPA) is a relatively new piece of legislation in New South Wales, that has significant positive implications for owners corporations and their ability to claim against subcontractors for defective building work. Previously, a claim against a subcontractor for breach of statutory warranties arose if the builder and developer were the same entity, which was rare. However, with the introduction of the D&BPA an owners corporation now has an avenue of recourse against subcontractors.  Read the article………………………..

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