Legislation and decisions
Queensland legislation related to domestic and commercial building disputes includes the:
- Queensland Building and Construction Commission Act 1991
- Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 2009
The Acts are available from the Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel.
Decisions about domestic and commercial building disputes made by:
- the Commercial and Consumer Tribunal before 1 December 2009, can be found in the Queensland Commercial and Consumer Tribunal Building 2003- list of the Australasian Legal Information Institute
- QCAT after 1 December 2009 can be found in the building matters section of the Supreme Court of Queensland Library.
Descriptions of QCAT's jurisdiction on this website are general information only. They do not definitively describe the types of applications on which QCAT can make decisions. The relevant legislation determines QCAT's jurisdiction. If you are unsure about your legal rights, you should seek legal advice. Your individual circumstances should guide any actions taken to resolve your dispute.