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Workplace Health and Safety (WHS)

Published: 19 December 2017

(Previously known as Occupational Health and Safety in the workplace) Under the Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) legislation, previously known as ...


DDA – Existing Buildings not undergoing building work

Published: 19 February 2015

This note considers the risk of a DDA complaint for existing buildings not undergoing building work and suggests practices which may be available to ...


Copyright and confidentiality - employee's duty

Published: 8 November 2018

Employees of architectural practices often work for several firms in order to gain experience before ultimately starting up their own practice. A ...


Asset planning

Published: 25 June 2015

It is reasonable and ethical for architects to ensure that their practice is covered by a level of professional indemnity insurance which is ...


DDA overview - building access

Published: 25 November 2014

In 1992 the Australian Federal Parliament enacted the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA). The DDA is a civil rights law, activated by lodging a ...


Consent to infringement of moral rights

Published: 7 August 2018

The consent given by an author should be in writing. The consent cannot be general or a broad ‘waiver’; it must specify the actions or omissions or ...



Published: 9 April 2009

Legal system – Australia The law of the United Kingdom has played a crucial role in forming the laws of Australia. The two main sources of law today, ...


Security of payment - SA

Published: 25 June 2014

The South Australian Building and Construction Industry Security of Payments Act (Act) came into operation on 10 December 2009. It applies to all ...


Marketing and communications

Published: 29 August 2018

Architects, like all professional service providers, are in the business of persuasion. Winning new work, attracting a sought-after collaborator, or ...


GST - administration

Published: 16 November 2011

The management of GST obligations and systems in the practice is vital. Operating through the GST system requires the practice to manage a range of ...


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