Talbot [2021] BPB CB25665 – Final Decision

  • Complaint number: CB25665
  • LBP number: BP116937
  • Region: Canterbury
  • Licence class: Carpentry
  • Decision date: 16 June 2021
  • Penalty: 318(1)b Suspend licence 318(4) Pay costs
  • Disciplinary grounds: 317(1) db Purported to be licensed in class not held 317(1) h Misrepresented or worked outside competence 317(1) i Conduct likely to bring the regime into disrepute
  • Summary: The Respondent held himself out to be licensed as a designer when he was not. He also misrepresented his competence and worked outside of his competence when he undertook design work. The Respondent brought the regime into dispute when he filed a certificate of work with consent documents from a licensed designer without that designer’s knowledge or consent. The Respondent’s licence is to be suspended for a period of 12 months, and he is ordered to pay costs of $1,000.

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