Staff profile

Rodney Byl

Rodney Byl

Managing Director

Rodney is the Managing Director for all our building certification services provided throughout South East Asia and the Australasian region. 

His extensive experience in building code analysis and building regulation interpretation has developed from fifteen years in local and state government and ten years in the private sector. Rodney makes it easy for builders and developers by untangling the red tape so that everything flows smoothly from starting a project to final occupation.

Rodney is an active member of the Far North QLD Branch of the Australian Institute of Building Surveyors (AIBS) and Past President of the WA Chapter. Until recently, Rodney was involved in the development of the new Building Act for Western Australia.

Whilst having approved thousands of houses and sheds, Rodney specialises in medium to high rise development including technical due diligence and fire safety audits, peer review, performance-based design advice and assessment of performance-based fire engineering reports. His expertise includes BCA compliance consulting for all building types, disability access audits and consulting and passive fire separation certification.


  • QBCC Building Certifier Level 1 (Class A endorsed) Licence A1185080 (unrestricted)
  • QBCC Licensed Fire Safety Professional 1185080
  • AIBS Nationally Accredited Building Surveyor No.7018
  • Graduate Diploma Building Surveying (Curtin University of Technology)
  • Associate Diploma of Applied Science (Building Surveying) No. 01745
  • Certificate in Access Appraisal - Buildings – IATA


  • Loves spending family time at Tinaroo Dam
  • Regularly works out at the local Cairns Wake Park and plays Futsal at the local Redlynch Central Sports Stadium
  • Board member and volunteer of the Cairns Street Chaplains
  • Active member of the Lakes Church

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