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A general contractor, main contractor or prime contractor is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of a construction site, management of vendors and trades, and the communication of information to all involved parties throughout the course of a building project.

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    VIC Independent contractor - are some points acceptable in my collaboration agreement?

    Hi everyone, My name is Liza, and it's the first time I got a job from an Australian company. I'm originally from Armenia, and I'll work remotely from here as a programmer and as an independent contractor. I want to ask you about these points in my collaboration agreement...
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    QLD what classification is a taxi driver

    Hi, i drive for a taxi company that has a contract with QLD Health to provide patient transport. we work a 12 hour shift in exchange for $460 per shift. We are also required to hire the taxi from a private owner or the cab company, which diminishes that $460, and then pay for fuel and GST out of...
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    NSW Independent Contractors

    Hi there, I understand that as a contractor/subcontractor have the right to use their own equipment and supplies to complete the job, but is the hiring company able to supply and sell their own product to the contractor to use? For example If we were a tinting company, are we able to sell the...
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    VIC Is the principal contractor responsible for subcontractor's work

    Hello, I have recently bought a land directly from the estate developer in an upcoming estate with lot of construction work happening around and people dump their rubbish at other's vacant land. The estate developer cleaned the land of all rubbish before the handover and I got temp fence...
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    QLD Can Apartment Managers Deny You Access to Your Legal Residence?

    I'm renting in a pretty new high-rise apartment building. Most of the building is managed as a hotel/ airbnb by the on-site management/reception. The lift requires a security fob to access most floors. We're all human, there are instances where I lock myself out. There are master keys for cases...
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    Contractor and redundancy entitlement

    Hi, my employer is going to engage a contractor in the capacity of BDM, and currently working on the agreement, however he is unsure if this contractor will be entitled to any redundancy payment if his service is no longer required in the future. Hope you can assist. I understand the agreement...
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    WA Contractor with Restraint of Trade - Opinions?

    My daughter worked as a Contractor for a Company in the Fitness Industry. In September, she and another contractor had an idea to start their own part time business for fitness in early mornings/ late evenings outside the workplace. They have a clause: Exclusivity - The parties agreed that...
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    QLD dodgy fencing contractor how to break the contract

    Hi there, I am looking for some advice. I entered into a contract with a guy who advised me he would build me a boundary fence and 2 side returns. The contractor attended on day 1 and then buggered off and has been hard to engage since. After him not showing on day 2 and only able to call him...
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    QLD Orders to Make Payments on a Debt Not Being Complied?

    Hello, Background: I am the creditor in a very long debt battle where I am owed a significant amount of money from a deposit from work that was put down and the contractor then disappeared. I have been through qcat and got a judgement. This went unpaid and I filed it with the magistrates...
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    NSW Small Claims Court - Rural Fencing Contractor Matter

    My brother is a fencing contractor in a country town in NSW. A very successful and well respected rural fencer in the area. Late last year he attended a job and offered a ESTIMATE to build a wild dog fence on a property. The job was to remove a small section of fence and install a new fence in...