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VICTORIAN BUILDING AUTHORITY

The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) regulates building and plumbing practitioners to ensure the achievement of efficient and competitive building and plumbing industries in Victoria.

Our services include:

  • responding to general enquiries from the public about the building and plumbing industries
  • registering, licensing and disciplining plumbers in Victoria
  • registering and disciplining building practitioners
  • issuing owner-builder certificates of consent
  • providing expert technical advice and informed solutions to industry
  • undertaking inspections, investigations and audits to enforce compliance with relevant legislation
  • working with other agencies and regulators to ensure building and plumbing practitioners are compliant and that consumers are protected
  • publishing data for building and plumbing practitioners
  • monitoring the collection of building permit levies
  • overseeing the work of building surveyors and Victoria’s building permit system.

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