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* Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainers Board
- established under the Building Control (Plumbers Gasfitters and Drainers) Act 1981. Successor to VA 1664 Plumbers and Gasfitters Board ?
- 1981 Act repealed by Building (Amendment) Act 1996 with regulation of plumbers, gasfitters and drainers and concerning plumbing work to be brought under the Building Act 1993.
- two new agencies established under the Act:
Plumbing Industry Commission responsible for administering the licensing of plumbers, drainers and gasfitters and for the regulation and monitoring of plumbing work standards and the enforcement of them.
Plumbing Industry Advisory Council provides advice to the Minister on matters relating to the administration and impact of the Act and advice to the Commission in relation to Section 12A of the Act.