Complaint C2-01591 - substantive

  • Complaint number: C2-01591
  • LBP number: BP124766
  • Region: Auckland
  • Licence class: Carpentry, Site 1
  • Decision date: 13 November 2017
  • Penalty: 318(1)f Pay fine 318(4) Pay costs
  • 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 317(1) i Conduct likely to bring the regime into disrepute - not upheld
  • Summary: The Respondent was found to have facilitated a deviation from the building consent in changing a basement wall design. This work was outside his competence and he failed to follow the correct procedure to make this type of change, as such the Respondent was also found to have failed to comply with the building consent. The Respondent also failed to issue a record of work in accordance with the Building Act, but his actions did not bring the LBP scheme into disrepute in the eyes of the Board. The Respondent is ordered to pay a fine of $3,000 and costs of $2,000.

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