An investigation has begun into the use of potentially flammable cladding on buildings on The Gold Coast.
A forum was held by building ministers to discuss the problem at Bond University, following calls for federal attention.
Among those calling for government action are Strata Community Australia who have describe the situation as a “flammable cladding crisis”.
Gold Coast federal MP Karen Andrews confirmed that concerns had been raised about the use of non-conforming, potentially flammable materials in the area. She said the results of the state’s investigation will reveal more about the situation and the action to be taken.