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BUILDING RECOVERY ON TRACK - 02/12/2013
Master Builders Australia is confident the fundamentals are right for a sustained building industry recovery in 2014 despite a slight fall in the October 2013 building approvals data released by the ABS today. Wilhelm Harnisch, CEO of Master Builders Australia
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PLANNING AMENDMENTS WILL HURT JOBS AND HOME BUYERS - 27/11/2013
The proposed amendments to the NSW Planning Bill 2013 are putting the state’s economy and the welfare of future generations at great risk, according to the Master Builders Association of NSW (MBA). MBA Executive Director, Brian Seidler, said “It is
BUILDERS SUPPORT BILL TO RESTORE RULE OF LAW TO THE BUILDING INDUSTRY - 14/11/2013
Master Builders Australia today welcomes the introduction of a Bill that aims to restore the rule of law and acceptable industrial behaviour to building sites. “The Bill to return the Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) introduced into the Parliament
BUILDERS SAY RATES ON HOLD IS RIGHT CALL FOR NOW - 05/11/2013
Master Builders says the Reserve Bank’s decision today to leave rates on hold at 2.5 per cent is the right call for the moment, as the building recovery starts to gain strength. “There are now a range of indicators that
BUILDERS BACK BILLSON ON INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR REFORM - 24/09/2013
Master Builders backs the moves foreshadowed by the Minister for Small Business to lighten regulation burden on independent contractors. “Master Builders strongly supports efforts to reduce the unnecessary red tape nightmare, which in effect, limits the freedom of choice for
MASTER BUILDERS WELCOMES ELECTION OF THE ABBOTT GOVERNMENT - 09/09/2013
Master Builders Australia welcomes the election of the new Coalition Government and congratulates the Hon.Tony Abbott MP on his election as Prime Minister. “The building and construction industry looks to the Abbott Government to put as a high priority sound