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Brirek Industries v McKenzie Group Consulting

In breaking news, in a decision handed down on 6 August 2014, the Victorian Court of Appeal has determined that, pursuant to section 134 of the Building Act 1993 (Vic), the applicable limitation period for commencing a “building action“, whether in contract or in tort, is 10 years from the date that the relevant occupancy permit (or certificate of final inspection) is issued.

Andrew Brennan discusses the Court’s decision.

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