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It is important to critically evaluate all information found on the Web. The following sites represent a small selection of the potentially relevant Australian links and may act as a starting point.
Australian Institute of Building (AIB)
AIB is the leading institute for building and construction professionals, acknowledged for its ability to bring individuals together who share a common interest in improving the standing of the building profession and their career within Australia and overseas.
Australian Procurement and Construction Council (APCC)
APCC is at the forefront of developing strategies and directions which balance the complex and divergent procurement imperatives such as risk, value for money and whole-of-life considerations.
Building and Construction - Australian Bureau of Statistics
This site provides current and historical information on building activity and approvals within Australia.
Building Designers Association of Australia (BDAA)
BDAA is the single national association that represents, advocates for, promotes and connects building designers throughout Australia.
Cement, Concrete and Aggregates Australia (CCAA)
CCAA is the peak body for the heavy construction materials industry in Australia. A range of industry-specific information can be accessed using drop-down menus located at the top of CCAA's website.
Housing Industry Association (HIA)
HIA is the voice of Australia's home building industry. HIA is unique, as the only national industry association for all building professionals. HIA represents the interests of the whole housing industry - from trade contractors, builders, and suppliers through to product manufacturers.
Master Builders Australia
Using the top menu on the Master Builders Association homepage, you can view construction industry productivity reports, national surveys, industry forecasts and more.
New South Wales’ workplace health and safety regulator which offer advice on improving work health and safety, provide licences and registration for potentially dangerous work, investigate workplace incidents and enforce work health and safety laws in NSW.
Spec-Net Building Index
Spec-Net Building Index is an online Building & Construction Directory. Spec-Net Building Index is a useful information source for building, construction, engineering products and services.
Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre (SBEnrc)
SBEnrc is an alliance of industry, government, research partners working together to improve Australia’s built environment industry.
Think Brick Australia
Think Brick Australia represents Australia's clay brick and paver manufacturers. Think Brick's website provides access to industry-specific technical manuals, case studies and research findings.
The Wood Solutions 'Resources' page contains technical design guides, presentations and other tools which may assist with timber design, construction and compliance.
It is important to critically evaluate all information found on the Web. The following sites represent a small selection of the potentially relevant international web links and may act as a starting point.
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