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Building Industry Fairness Seminar – Brisbane

November 8, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am

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Queensland-based legal firm Thomson Geer has offered to host a seminar for APGA members only on the Queensland Government’s recently introduced Bill, the Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) Bill 2017.

The Bill proposes amendments to the legislative landscape governing the building and construction industry in Queensland and shifts the pendulum of power back in favour of the subcontractor. For example, every claim from a subcontractor will be a payment claim under security of payment legislation. There are also significant penalties for failures to comply with certain amendments (including custodial prison sentences).

The seminar will step through the proposed changes and focus on issues that Thomson Geer believes relevant to APGA members.

See the full program here

There will be no cost to attend the seminar, but places are limited so book early.
Open to APGA Members only.

Date: Wednesday 8 November 2017
Time: 7.30am – registration and breakfast, 7.45am –  presentation, 9.00am – Seminar concludes
Venue: Thomson Geer, Level 16, Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle Street, Brisbane Qld
RSVP: By Friday 3 November 2017

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If you are unable to register online, please contact Charmaine at

Attendee List at 06.11.17

Cancellation policy
As places are limited, please advise if you wish to cancel as soon as possible.


November 8, 2017
7:30 am - 9:00 am


Thomson Geer
Level 16, Waterfront Place, 1 Eagle Street
Brisbane, Qld 4000 Australia


Charmaine Ogilvie
02 6273 0577
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