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Quantity Surveyors Act to be consulted, drafted and enacted to establish a board of Quantity Surveyors

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Greg McDonald
345 McLeod Street

Total Signatures - 264

Sponsoring Member: Desley Boyle MP

Posting Date: 15/12/2010

Closing Date: 9/06/2011

Tabled Date: 14/06/2011

Responded By: Hon Simon Finn MP on 14/07/2011

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House that at present anyone can practice as a Quantity Surveyor regardless of qualifications or experience.  We need licensing similar to Architects, Valuers, Engineers, etc to ensure that standards are maintained and delivered by qualified professionals.


Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to enact legislation that requires registration and licensing of Quantity Surveyors ensuring registered Quantity Surveyors have relevant degree qualifications experience.  Legislation to be similar to the Architect Act 2002.