Enforcement Action: Compliance OrderIssue Date: October 19, 2018
O.K. Ceramic Tiles Ltd. (“OCTL”) and Om Kumar Joon (“O. Joon”), contrary to sections 14(1) and 22(1) of the Homeowner Protection Act (the “Act”), built or caused to have built a new home in Vancouver, BC (the “New Home”), during the period of, or about, December 2, 2014, and July 8, 2016, without being a BC Housing (“BCH”) Licensed Residential Builder (“LRB”) and without the New Home being registered for coverage by home warranty insurance (“HWI”) provided by a warranty provider. Although OCTL and O. Joon were approved as BCH LRB 42191 on October 13, 2016, the New Home is not covered by a policy of HWI. On September 5, 2018, BCH issued Compliance Order 18-0069 to OCTL and O. Joon directing that OCTL and O. Joon:
- register the New Home for coverage by HWI provided by a warranty provider pursuant to section 22(1) of the Act; or
- provide BCH Compliance Department with proof that the New Home is enrolled in a policy of HWI pursuant to section 22 of the Act
OCTL and O. Joon were ordered to comply with Compliance Order 18-0069 by October 19, 2018. Complied.