Enforcement Action: Compliance OrderIssue Date: November 26, 2014
Dandra Holdings Ltd. (“DHL”) and Robert Woodsworth (“Woodsworth”), contrary to sections 14(1) and 22(1) of the Homeowner Protection Act (the “Act”), built a new home in Powell River, B.C. (the “New Home”), between 2010 and 2011, without being a Homeowner Protection Office (“HPO”) Licensed Residential Builder (“LRB”) and without the New Home being registered for coverage by home warranty insurance provided by a warranty provider. On November 26, 2014, the HPO issued Compliance Order 14-0065 to Woodsworth and DHL directing that Woodsworth and DHL:
- immediately apply for and become an HPO LRB pursuant to section 14(1) of the Act and register the New Home for coverage by home warranty insurance provided by a warranty provider pursuant to section 22(1) of the Act; or
- provide the HPO with proof that the New Home was built by an HPO LRB and is enrolled in a policy of home warranty insurance pursuant to section 22 of the Act.
Woodsworth and DHL were directed to comply with Compliance Order 14-0065 by January 30, 2015.