Have your say

We are seeking feedback to help inform the development of guidelines and regulations for the reformed home building compensation scheme (formerly known as the home warranty scheme).

We have released:

  • Draft home building compensation claims handling guidelines
  • Draft home building compensation business plan guidelines

The draft guidelines and online feedback form are available on the consultations section of our website.

To register for updates, email

Consultation timeline

  • Premiums and eligibility (18 August to 15 September 2017)
  • Business planning, prudential regulation, claims handling, provider licensing and market practices (September to November 2017)
  • Regulations (October to November 2017)

New guidelines and regulations will be finalised and implemented in early 2018.