Complaint C2-01360 – substantive

  • Complaint number: C2-01360
  • LBP number: BP105534
  • Region: Canterbury
  • Licence class: Carpentry, Site 1
  • Decision date: 13 April 2017
  • Penalty: 318(1)f Pay fine 318(4) Pay costs
  • Disciplinary grounds: 317(1) b Negligent or incompetent work
  • Summary: The Respondent is found to have been negligent but not incompetent in his actions to ensure there was a building consent before he began work. The Respondent consulted the local authority on the need for a building consent but failed to disclose the entire scope of work and the Board considered this behaviour unacceptable. The Respondent is ordered to pay a fine of $1,500 and costs of $1,000.

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