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Balancing the time limit
Record ID:
67689
Format:
LIJ Article
Year:
2015
Author:
Loncar, Fabienne ;
Source:
LIJ (2015) 89 No 7
Date_of_entry:
31/03/2017
Legislation:
Building Act 1993 (Vic) s 134
Limitation of Actions Act 1958 (Vic) s 5(1)(a)
Notes:
Discussion on limitation period for building actions in Victoria which has been in flux for years due to differing interpretations of the Building Act. The Court of Appeal has now clarified the matter. Includes case law, as well as the interpretation of s 134 in VCAT and first instance decisions of the county court.
Section:
Feature
Month:
July


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