Enforcement Action: Compliance OrderIssue Date: February 16, 2012
Kulwant Mattu (“K. Mattu”) and Ranjit Mattu (“R. Mattu”) (together, the “Mattus”), contrary to subsections 20.1 (1) (b) and 21(2)(a), of the Homeowner Protection Act (the “ Act”), regarding a new home in Surrey, B.C., (the "New Home") for which an Owner Builder Authorization (“OBA”) had been issued, sold the New Home, on or before, August 18, 2011, within the 12-month time period after the New Home was built, and failed to provide the purchasers of the New Home with a disclosure notice, in a form satisfactory to the Homeowner Protection Office (the “HPO”) registrar, stating, among other facts, whether or not the New Home is covered by home warranty insurance. On February 16, 2012, the HPO issued Compliance Order 12-0011 to the Mattus, directing that the Mattus become an HPO Licensed Residential Builder and obtain home warranty insurance for the New Home by April 13, 2012.