Enforcement Action: Compliance OrderIssue Date: May 8, 2012
William Bruce Andrews (“Andrews”) and Andrew Penner (“Penner”), contrary to sections 14(1) and 22(1) of the Homeowner Protection Act (the “ Act”), built a new home in Terrace, B.C. (the “New Home”), during the period of June 5, 2008, and April 24, 2012, without being an Homeowner Protection Office (“ HPO”) Licensed Residential Builder (“LRB”) and without the New Home being covered by home warranty insurance. On May 8, 2012, Compliance Order 12-0034 was issued by the HPO to Andrews and Penner directing that they become an HPO LRB and obtain home warranty insurance for the New Home, or that they provide the HPO with proof that the New Home is enrolled in a policy of home warranty insurance pursuant to section 22 of the Act, or that they apply for, and be issued, an Owner Builder Authorization for the New Home pursuant to section 20 (1) of the Act and section 4.1 (2) of the Homeowner Protection Act Regulation, and fulfil the requirements of being an owner builder. Complied.