Leaders in Building Renovations & Extensions - Melbourne

Capital Building’s Credentials

Our Credentials

Building an extension or renovating is one of the biggest purchases in our lifetime. Therefore, it is essential that before going ahead with a project you can trust the building company that you choose.

Capital Building has an impressive list of credentials which means that should you choose it, you will be using a trusted, experienced, honest and safe building operator.

Registered Building Practitioner

Victorian Building Authority


Peter Harnischmacher, the owner and Director of Capital Building, has been a ‘Registered Building Practitioner’ since 1991 in Victorian Building Authority.

Master Builder

Master Builders Australia


Peter is currently a long-serving Master Builder member of  Master Builders Australia.

Green Living Master Builder

Master Builders Association


apital Building is registered as a Green Living Master Builder Master Builders Association.

Building Control Commission


You can check Capital Building’s registration credentials by contacting the Building Control Commission .

(Tip: search for ‘harnischmacher’ under the Practitioner Name field)

Public Liability Insurance


Capital Building has Public Liability Insurance up to $5 million. For information about Public Liability Insurance see: Public Liability Insurance

Contract Works Insurance


Capital Building has Contract Works Insurance. For information about Contract Works Insurance see: CoverForce

Important information that you should be aware of:

  • Only Registered Building Practitioners can carry out domestic building work over $5,000 in Victoria (Source).
  • Only Registered Building Practitioners can provide home owners with warranty insurance (Source).
  • Capital Building only deals with registered draftspersons, architects, surveyors and engineers.