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Trade Contractors Licence
Important information on the Plumbing and Drainage Trade Contractors Licence, including the scope of work involved, the qualifications required and the licence grades.
New Submission System for Notifiable Works
The QBCC have created a new system for plumbers and drainers to submit Form 4s. The new solution replaced the current online function performed through the Plumbing Application System (or PAS).
Kingspan Water & Energy BioFicient Domestic Wastewater Treatment Plant
Leading global Wastewater Treatment System manufacturer, Kingspan Water & Energy, is the first domestic wastewater treatment plant manufacturer in Australia to receive product certification under the latest Australian Standard for its BioFicient Series 1 Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Information about WaterMark products. Approved products carry the watermark symbol so as to be easily identifiable as a product that has been tested and meets the stringent Australian standards pertaining to that product.
Occupational versus Contractor Licensing
There is confusion in the industry in relation to ongoing issue relating to the requirements to hold occupational and contractor licences for the performance of plumbing and drainage work. What is the difference?
Information about Tempering Valves, including the correct delivery temperature for a tempering valve and how these temperatures can be achieved.
Plumbing and Drainage Bill Reintroduced
The Plumbing and Drainage Bill 2017 lapsed and all work associated with the plumbing law reforms was placed on hold when the 55th Queensland Parliament was dissolved. On Thursday, the Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport, the Honourable Mick de Brenni MP reintroduced the Plumbing and Drainage Bill 2018 into the house.
MPAQ have created some of the approved Plumbing and Drainage forms as set out in the plumbing and drainage acts and regulations for members use only.
Information and advice about Licence Endorsements. An endorsement entitles you to perform specific types of work not covered under your existing licence.