Complaint C2-01572 - substantive

  • Complaint number: C2-01572
  • LBP number: BP115831
  • Region: Auckland
  • Licence class: Carpentry
  • Decision date: 7 February 2018
  • Penalty: 318(1)f Pay fine 318(4) Pay costs 318(5) Public notification of the Board's action
  • Disciplinary grounds: 317(1) b Negligent or incompetent work 317(1) d Work not compliant with building consent 317(1) da Failed to supply certificate / record of work
  • Summary: The Respondent was hired as a labour-only contractor and was not present when some of the work he arranged was carried out. Some of his own work was found to be substandard and he was found to have carried out or supervised work in a negligent or incompetent manner. The Respondent also did not provide a record of work at the time he found out that he was finished on the project as required by the Building Act 2004, one was not produced until the hearing date some 20 months later. The Respondent is ordered to pay a fine of $2,500 and costs of $2,500, there will also be action to publicly notify of the Boards actions.

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