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Gold Coast re-enter Stage 2 restrictions

The Queensland Government has announced that from 4pm today the Gold Coast, along with Brisbane, Logan and Moreton Bay, will re-enter stage 2 restrictions for two weeks. Townsville and Palm Island are also impacted.

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Gold Coast re-enter Stage 2 restrictions

The Queensland Government has announced that from 4pm today the Gold Coast, along with Brisbane, Logan and Moreton Bay, will re-enter stage 2 restrictions for two weeks. Townsville and Palm Island are also impacted.

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This means that tighter restrictions will apply in relation to the number of workers allowed at workplaces including on residential building sites and in offices, and to the wearing of face masks.
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18 May
Vale Mario Biasin

HIA is deeply saddened by the loss of housing industry leader Mario Biasin

18 May
Consideration of Interstate Landholdings in Land Tax Calculations

HIA respond to proposed amendments that would change current arrangements to account for value of land held interstate when assessing land tax liability.

15 May
Accessing super: home ownership matters

The Liberal Party’s announcement today that if re-elected they will allow Australians to access up to $50,000 from their superannuation to fund a deposit to help them buy their first home is a welcome one, and an initiative that HIA has championed.

13 May
Strong pipeline sees jump in new home sales for WA

Western Australia is one of just two states to see an increase in new home sales in April, recording a significant increase in the amount of new activity from the same period prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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19 May
Adoption of the model WHS laws

Western Australia’s new harmonised model of the Work Health & Safety (WHS) Act and Regulations have commenced. This webinar will help you understand your obligations under the new laws.

19 May
Engaging contractors in NSW - Details to collect from your contractor

This checklist provides a summary of some of the information and details you should seek from a contractor when engaging their services. Some of these may be legally required, whereas others are a commercial decision for your business.

18 May
Vale Mario Biasin

HIA is deeply saddened by the loss of housing industry leader Mario Biasin

18 May
Termination and redundancy under the BCI Award

The Building and Construction General On-site Award 2020 (the Award) is an industry award, which applies to employers and their employees working in on-site building, engineering and civil construction.