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Making space on site

Making space on site

It is important that as an industry, and as individuals, we demonstrate our commitment and capacity to operate safe, secure and healthy work environments over coming weeks and months.

Continuing to follow the Commonwealth and State/Territory Governments’ separation and distancing principles, to maintain a high level of hygiene on housing sites and to closely manage site access and security, is a key responsibility for any one managing building work.

HIA Making space on site guidelines

HIA has developed a set of industry guidelines to help members manage their residential building work sites and the risks from COVID-19.

Following this guideline can provide a way for you to demonstrate your company’s commitment to the ongoing health, safety and security of your sites and your workforce.

HIA recommends that a copy be printed and placed on your worksites to remind everyone of their responsibilities.

Small residential sites in ACT

HIA has developed a guide, safety plans and poster for small residential sites in ACT.

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Small construction sites in Victoria

HIA has developed a guide, safety plans and poster for small construction sites in Victoria.

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Making space on site - Site induction

A contactless site induction tool for industry to support the HIA Making space on site guidelines for COVID-19.

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Industry guidelines - kitchen and bathroom renovations

How to safely manage COVID-19 for national work, health and safety requirements.

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Industry guidelines - new housing sites

An industry guideline for managing COVID-19 on new housing worksites.

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Industry guidelines - renovation and repair sites

Your guide to manage COVID-19 for renovations and repair sites.

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Industry guidelines - small commercial sites

How to safely manage COVID-19 on small commercial construction sites.

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HIA's Guide for a Safe Workplace

A simple guide to keep your workplace COVID-19 safe for staff and visitors.

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Industry guidelines for display homes

An industry guideline for managing COVID-19 in display homes for staff and visitors.