Who we are

Having worked in the Victorian Building Industry for over 30 years as a builder and building professional, Building Projects Advice is established to assist owners and builders with the numerous issues that are encountered during building projects.

Independent advice in the building industry is a useful asset when an owner or builder is undertaking building work.

The following are some of the experience gained and credentials that the principal of Building Projects Advice has achieved.

Peter Flynn

  • Registered Building Practitioner
    • Domestic unlimited - DBU – 10968
    • Commercial unlimited - CBU – 2803
  • Bachelor of Building
    • Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology - Graduated 1987
  • Grade 2 Arbitrator with the Resolution Institute.
  • Graded Mediator with the Institute.
  • Diploma of Occupational Health and Safety 2009
  • Victorian Government appointed member of the Building Appeals Board (Victorian Building Authority) from 1/7/1994 – 30/6/2000 formally the Building Referees Board.
  • Victorian Government Mediator appointed to VCAT (Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal) Building List as at 22/4/1996 and Retail Tenancies List as at 10/6/1998.
  • Member of the Building Dispute Practitioners Society.
  • Co-opted member of Victorian Government Building Practitioner’s Board (Victorian Building Authority) for inquiries into conduct of Building Practitioners.
  • Member of the Australian Institute of Building.
  • Member of the Australian Society of Building Consultants.
  • Associate of the Institute of Arbitrators and Mediators of Australia.
  • Affiliate of Australian Institute of Management.
  • Victorian Government appointed Commercial and Domestic Builder Assessor for the Building Practitioner’s Board since May 2003. Assessed over 500 applicants for domestic and commercial builder registration.
  • Member of the Master Builders Association of Victoria.
  • Life Member, Past President and Former Committee Member for 26 years of the Master Builders Association of Ballarat.
  • Member of ‘Committee for Ballarat’.
  • Member of Commerce Ballarat

Have been nominated by the Institute of Arbitrators and Mediators to act as an Arbitrator to approximately 100 building Arbitrations and Mediations in Melbourne and country Victoria.

Have undertaken various written reports for solicitors regarding building disputes as expert witness statements.


Managing Director - W.M. Flynn Pty. Ltd.
Commercial and Industrial Builders, Ballarat, since 1989.

Managed the construction of numerous commercial buildings including schools, hospitals, libraries, retail, gymnasiums and other public buildings.


1988 - 1989
Site Co-ordinator
Multiplex Constructions, Melbourne
321 Exhibition Street (cnr Latrobe St, Melb)
23 Storey office project $110 Million
Responsible for co-ordination of trades, suppliers, documentation and assisting the Project Manager.

1985 - 1988
Site engineer
Leighton Contractors, Melbourne
- Melbourne Transport Authority Bus Workshop, Northcote $12 Mil.
- Therry Street Hotel (Now Ibis Hotel), Melb. $24 Mil.

1983 - 1984
Housing Supervisor
A.V. Jennings Homes, Melbourne.