BPB Complaint No. C2 01061 - Substantive Decision

  • Complaint number: C2 01061
  • Region: Omitted
  • Licence class: Carpentry
  • Decision date: 26 May 2015
  • Disciplinary grounds: 317(1) b Negligent or incompetent work - not upheld

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317(1)(b) Negligent or incompetent work – whether the Board had jurisdiction to hear a complaint relating to pre-purchase building inspection work under 317(1)(b) - 371(1)(b) requires that the licensed person has either carried out or supervised building work or building inspection work – ‘pre-purchase inspection report’ as the work undertaken does not fall within the definition of building work as defined by s7 nor within the definition of building inspection work under s282 – the Respondent’s actions may come under an alternative ground for discipline – the Board does not have jurisdiction for the disciplinary offence – proceed no further with the complaint – 317(1)(b) not upheld