Enforcement Action: Compliance OrderIssue Date: March 27, 2012
Robert Carnduff (“Carnduff”), contrary to sections 14(1) and 22(1) of the Homeowner Protection Act (the “ Act”), built a new home in Central Saanich, B.C., (the “New Home”) between sometime before May 27, 2011 and March 27, 2012, without being a Homeowner Protection Office (“HPO”) Licensed Residential Builder (“LRB”) and without the New Home being covered by a policy of home warranty insurance. On March 27, 2012, the HPO issued Compliance Order 12-0017 to Carnduff directing that he cease carrying on the business of a residential builder as defined in the Act, become an HPO LRB pursuant to section 14 of the Act and obtain home warranty insurance for the New Home pursuant to section 22 of the Act. Carnduff was directed to comply with Compliance Order 12-0017 by May 11, 2012. Complied.