Glen Bowden Building Solutions- assurance

Assurance to the Commissioner for Consumer Affairs given for the purposes of s79 of the

Fair Trading Act 1987 by:

Mr Glen Ronald Bowden

1. PERSONS GIVING THIS ASSURANCE

1.1 This Assurance is given to the Commissioner for Consumer Affairs by Mr Glen Ronald Bowen trading as Glen Bowden Building Solutions for the purposes of section 79 of the Fair Trading Act 1987

2. BACKGROUND

2.1 Mr Glen Ronald Bowden is a natural person.

2.2 Mr Glen Ronald Bowden holds Building Work licence BLD 30398 endorsed as: Building Work Supervisor.

3. CONDUCT OF CONCERN

3.1 On or about October 2014, Mr Glen Ronald Bowden entered into a domestic building work contract with Mrs Sue Tonkin to perform the building work on her property located at 7 Murray St, Hove SA when he was not authorised by a licence under Part 2 of the Building Works Contractors Act 1995 (SA) (the BWC Act) to contract for that work.

3.2 Mr Glen Ronald Bowden acknowledges he was not authorised by a licence issued under the BWC Act to contract for building work.

3.3 The Commissioner considers that, by engaging in the above conduct, Mr Glen Ronald Bowden may have breached section 6(1)(a) of the BWC Act.

4. COMMENCEMENT OF ASSURANCE

4.1 This assurance comes into effect when:

4.1.1 the assurance is executed by Mr Glen Ronald Bowden; and

4.1.2 the Commissioner for Consumer Affairs accepts the assurance so executed.

5. ASSURANCE BY MR GLEN RONALD BOWDEN FOR THE PURPOSES OF SECTION 79 OF THE FAIR TRADING ACT 1987

5.1 In response to the concerns raised by CBS on behalf of the Commissioner for Consumer Affairs, Mr Glen Ronald Bowden hereby provides an assurance to the Commissioner that:

5.1.1 He will not contract for building work except as authorised by a licence issued under Part 2 of the BWC Act.

6. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Mr Glen Ronald Bowden acknowledges that:

6.1 CBS will make this assurance publicly available including by publishing it on CBS’ public register of assurances on its website;

6.2 CBS will, from time to time, make public reference to the assurance including in news media statements and in CBS publications; and

6.3 This assurance in no way derogates from the rights and remedies available to any other person arising from the alleged conduct.

6.4 This Assurance may be produced to any Court in respect of any proceedings alleging any future contraventions of the Fair Trading Act 1987 or a related Act.

Signed assurance (PDF 83KB)