International Journal of Law in the Built Environment


Built Environment

Table Of Contents: Volume 2 Issue 1

Follow‐up empirical study of the performance of the New South Wales construction industry security of payment legislation

Michael Charles Brand, Thomas Uher

The purpose of this paper is to report on findings of follow‐up research into the performance of the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 (NSW)…

Anti‐social behaviour law and policy in the United Kingdom

Simon Hoffman, Peter K. Mackie, John Pritchard

The purpose of this paper is to investigate the impact of enforcement action on individuals and families living in social housing as a mode of intervention for dealing…

Building control systems of European Union countries

João Branco Pedro, Frits Meijer, Henk Visscher

The purpose of this paper is to compare the tasks and responsibilities of public and private parties in the building control systems of the 27 European Union (EU) countries.

Privatisation of building code enforcement: a comparative study of regimes in Australia and Canada

Jeroen van der Heijden

The paper aims to document the effects of the privatisation of building code enforcement regimes. It notes that privatisation is generally accompanied by trade‐offs…

Perceptions of occupiers' liability risk by estate managers

Luke Bennett, Carolyn Gibbeson

The purpose of this paper is to present a socio‐legal case study, examining how the legal notion of “reasonable safety” provision has come to be constructed by municipal…



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2009 – 2017

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Emerald Publishing Limited