News and updates
Keep up to date with news from the Board.
Welcome to our new refreshed website
We’ve given the Licensed Building Practitioners (LBP) website a refresh with improved content, making it quicker and easier for you to access the information you need.
Codewords Issue 82
This issue looks at designers’ responsibilities, the relaunch of the LBP website and the Building Practitioners Boards’ 2017 annual report.
Codewords Issue 81
This issue looks at the new approach for completing skills maintenance, builder responsibilities and records of work.
Codewords issue 80
Includes a Practice Note on supervision, the final article on our exempt building work series and a LBP carpenter that recently had his license cancelled by the Board.
Codewords Issue 79
In this issue you’ll see the second article in our exempt building work series, an article on sound insulation and recent LBP complaint decisions.
Codewords Issue 78
In this issue we’ve included an article to enhance your regulatory knowledge in relation to district planning requirements and avoiding discharging construction waste into the stormwater drainage network.
Codewords Issue 77
In this issue we’ve included articles related to regulatory matters, a notable decision passed down by the Building Practitioners Board, and a profile on Richie Powell – the first roofer on the licensed building practitioner (LBP) register.
Codewords issue 76
The two LBP articles in this edition relate to what you need to know about supervision, as well as recent changes made to the competencies for external plastering, bricklaying and blocklaying and design.
Lucky number 30,000
Recognising the 30,000th Licensed Building Practitioner.
Important changes to LBP skills maintenance
Changes to LBP skills maintenance take effect on 2 November 2015.