ACT government considering NSW-style building defects scheme

Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Dan Jervis-Bardy
Updated May 12 2019 - 11:25pm, first published May 9 2019 - 2:00pm

The ACT government is considering a bond scheme to make developers more accountable for building defects, as it revealed a proposed "defects fund" was abandoned amid concerns it would drive up house prices.

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Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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