Legislation

Building Disputes Tribunal has copies of various Acts of Parliament that are relevant to the practice of construction law from both New Zealand and overseas. To download any of these Acts, please click on the relevant name below:

New Zealand


Arbitration Act 1996 - Reprint as at 1 January 2011

Consumer Guarantees Act 1993

Construction Contracts Act 2002

Construction Contracts Amendment Act 2015

Construction Contracts Regulations 2003

Contractual Mistakes Act 1977

Contractual Remedies Act 1979

Evidence Act 2006

Fair Trading Act 1986

Weathertight Homes Resolution Service Act 2006
 

Australia


Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 (NSW)

Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2002 (VIC)

Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2004 (QLD)

Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2009 (SA)

Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2009 (ACT)

Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2009 (TAS)

Commercial Arbitration Act 2012 (WA)

Construction Contracts Act 2004 (WA)


Construction Contracts (Security of Payment) Act 2004 (NT)

Construction Contracts (Security of Payment) Regulations (NT)

Hong Kong-Australia Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) 1993

International Arbitration Act 1974
 

United Kingdom


Arbitration Act 1996

Housing Grants Construction Regeneration Act 1996
 

Singapore


Arbitration Act 2002

Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2004 


Malaysia


Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012

 

An Authorised Nominating Authority
under section 65 of the Construction Contracts Act 2002