There is now a great deal of legislation available on the internet, but it can sometimes be time-consuming to find the legislation that is most relevant to construction and engineering law. And so, as a matter of convenience, we reproduce some of the most-often referred to legislation below, where appropriate by way of link to the relevant AustLII page.
Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 2009 (commences Dec 2011)
Australia – Commonwealth Legislation
Trade Practices Act 1974 (repealed but still applies to contracts made prior to 1/1/2011)
New South Wales