Media Releases

2019

Registration offers greater public protection: BPEQ
13 February 2019 BPEQ has welcomed New South Wales Government reforms to the building sector...


2018

Technologist prosecuted for practising while unregistered
22 November 2018 A technologist had been prosecuted for carrying out professional engineering services...

RPEQ reprimanded for unsatisfactory professional conduct
27 September 2018 A recent QCAT decision resulted in a RPEQ being reprimanded and penalised...

New members appointed to the Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland
5 April 2018 Associate Professor Nagaratnam Sivakugan and Suzy Cairney have been announced as the new...

Registration key to improving engineering standards
16 March 2018 BPEQ welcomes Victoria's decision to introduce a mandatory registration scheme for engineers...

Homeowners urged to use online register to check engineer's credentials
9 March 2018 BPEQ is recommending homeowners always use the online register of professional engineers...


2017

Roof collapse at Queensland school
13 October 2017 In September 2017, a large tiled roof at a Queensland school collapsed suddenly...

BPEQ announces new appointments to Legal, Compliance and Investigations Unit
18 July 2017  The Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland's Legal, Compliance and Investigations...

Registration roadshows planned for regional Queensland
13 January 2017 The Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland will once again take to the road...