As from July 2009 local councils will conduct random inspections ensuring every property has systemic audits in place. Non compliance….. individual fine $10K , Companies $50K.These are victorian building regulations.
I have a few warehoouses and offices in Victoria. Vary from large garage to 9000sq M. Buildings are pre 1994 and all have essential services maintainence contracts in place. New regs are coming in June 2009, I am forming the view that a "building surveyor audit" is not strictly necessary. The "annual essential safety measures report" also seems…[Read more]