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Am I an Excluded Person?

QBCC Dispute Resolution The Queensland Building and Construction Commission The Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) is responsible for licensing Queensland Builders, Contractors, QBCC dispute resolution and Certifiers. The Queensland Building and Construction Commission Act 1991 (Qld) (QBCC Act) and the Queensland Building and Construction Commission Regulation 2003 (QBCC Regulation) are the two primary sources of legislation which regulates the building […]

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A Man’s Home is his Castle? Construction Lawyers

Legal representation QCAT The saying ‘A man’s home is his castle’ is attributed to 17th Century English politician and jurist Sir Edward Coke, who used the statement in argument for the supremacy of the common law and the right to privacy. Meanings other than the original have been given to the statement in the years since […]

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Brisbane building contract solicitors

Beware the Other Arrangement under the BIFA The objective of the Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) Act 2017 (‘BIFA’) is to ‘entitle certain persons who carry out construction work…to a timely payment for the work they carry out…’[1] Its purpose is to ensure money is flowing down the contractual chain. If you think you may need a […]

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Estate Lawyers In Brisbane

Becker Watt Lawyers are your Wills and Estate Lawyers Brisbane; our professional team will support and guide you through all processes surrounding Wills and Estates, including dealing with the estate administration of a deceased family member or friend. Out team are sensitive to your circumstances and will guide you through the whole process in order […]

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Check your Cheques

Conveyancing Solicitors The Bank Cheque is the contracted and most accepted practice of exchanging money in property settlements for a Conveyancing Solicitors. However, these cheques are not free and depending on your institution can cost you up to $15 each. At settlement, the obligation is on the Buyer (or Buyer’s financer in most cases) to […]

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