Monthly Archives: March 2018


What is “Protection Work” under the Building Act 1993 (Vic)?

For the uninitiated, being served with a Form 3 "Protection Work Notice" can be confusing. We have endeavoured to provide a short explanation of what "Protection work" actually is, and the process involved. Building Permit If a building permit is required, then before it is granted, one of the things [...]

2018-08-23T15:37:35+00:00March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Property|Tags: , |

Neighbourhood Tree Disputes

Written submissions to the VLRC inquiry into neighbourhood tree disputes closed on 28 February 2018. Practitioners in this area will await the outcome of the inquiry with bated breath. In the interim, the consultation paper prepared by the Commission contains an impressive recap of the present law, although it will be unsatisfying [...]

2018-08-23T15:22:57+00:00March 14th, 2018|Categories: Property|Tags: |