Contractors and sub-contractors impacted by the collapse of Ri-Con Contractors Pty Ltd are being asked to urgently make a submission to a state parliamentary inquiry into the building industry.

Member for Gympie, Tony Perrett, said that he has been advised that the Transport and Public Works Committee is eager to receive submissions from local contractors and subcontractors.

Submissions close next Wednesday, 26 February at 4 p.m.

“The Inquiry is into the Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2020,” Mr Perrett said.

“While the committee is eager to hear from those impacted by the collapse of Ri-Con any contractors, sub-contractors, businesses, and small businesses are encouraged to make submissions,” he said.

Details on submissions are available at: https://www.parliament.qld.gov.au/work-ofcommittees/committees/TPWC/inquiries/current-inquiries/36BIFSoPOLAB2020

Submissions should be sent to tpwc@parliament.qld.gov.au or mail to: Committee Secretary, Transport and Public Works Committee, Parliament House, George Street, Brisbane Qld 400