Enforcement Action: Compliance OrderIssue Date: February 14, 2020
Dharm Joshi (“D. Joshi”) dba VDJ Custom Homes (“VCH”) and Vikash Joshi (“V. Joshi”), contrary to section 14(1) of the Homeowner Protection Act (the “Act”), conducted the business of a residential builder without a valid BC Housing (“BCH”) Residential Builder Licence between the period of, or about, September 30, 2019, and January 8, 2020, regarding a new home in Duncan, BC (the “New Home”). On January 8, 2020, BCH issued Compliance Order 20-0002 to D. Joshi dba VCH and V. Joshi directing that D. Joshi and V. Joshi:
• cease carrying on the business of a residential builder as defined in the Act, and cease construction activities on the New Home; and
• immediately apply for and become a BCH LRB pursuant to section 14(1) of the Act.
D. Joshi and V. Joshi were directed to comply with Compliance Order 20-0002 by February 14, 2020.