Building and construction resources

Last updated: 07 October 2021

This page has a range of resources to help industry adapt to our reforms and deliver quality building work.

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Tools and templates

Sample construction contracts

These sample construction contracts, also known as model clauses, support industry to adapt to their new declaration obligations under the Design and Building Practitioners Act 2020.

They are provided as information only and not as legal advice, and they do not address contract matters other than the Design and Building Practitioners Act. Contracting parties should obtain legal advice about including the use of the model clauses in their construction contracts.

Case studies

Industry guides

These guidance materials have been developed by industry groups with input from the OBC.

Latest videos

Watch more videos on the Building Commissioner's YouTube playlist.

NSW Building Commissioner – preparing for the new Design & Building Practitioners Act

NSW Building Commissioner Podcast - Episode 9 with Angela Kamper

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