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Industry & business information

Running a business in the home building industry can be an enormous challenge. To help HIA members stay on top of ever-changing industry rules and regulations, stay financially buoyant, and help you manage employees and apprentices, we’ve gathered everything you need to know in the one place.

Economic information

Economic information

Housing industry update and forecasts, economic publications, market research, and contact details for the HIA Economics Group. More

Legal information

Legal information

Contracts and documents, payments and disputes, Industrial Relations and Fair Work Act, and health and safety regulations. More

Standards & regulations

Standards & regulations

DAs, building approvals, BCA & Australian Standards, licensing and registration, materials and defects, and environment building rules. More

Managing your business & employees

Managing your business & employees

Business planning and marketing tips, ideas for better handling admin chores, employment policies, superannuation, and long service leave. More

Hiring apprentices

Simple options for hiring apprentices including using an HIA indentured apprentice – where we take care of everything for you. More