Building Act (Tasmania) certification

Note: This note is under review to ensure currency with the Building Act 2016 and the Building Regulations 2016, which have replaced the Building Act 2000 and the Building Regulations 2014 respectively.

The Tasmanian Building Act 2000 (the Act) and the Building Regulations 2004 are the main pieces of legislation that regulate building and plumbing work in Tasmania. Together they set out the required standards of building work, provide for the accreditation of builders, the process of obtaining permits for buildings and the resolution of disputes.