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Tool kit to manage delays and price increases

Tool kit to manage delays and price increases

HIA Workplace Advisers have fielded a large number of calls from members regarding delays in the supply of building materials from both local and overseas sources across the country, due to the ongoing effect of COVID-19 on this industry. 

Combined with the increase in building activity, there is now significant pressure on the availability of labour and causing price increases across the building supply chain.

Resource tool kit

It’s critical that businesses take time to make good choices despite the pressure that COVID-19 is creating. To help members, we have developed a tool kit of resources to help manage your business needs and your customers:

Webinar

This webinar considers some commonly asked questions about how to manage price increases and delays to residential building work.

This webinar considers some commonly asked questions about how to manage price increases and delays to residential building work.

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How to deal with delays in your region

 

Building delays could void your insurance

HIA understands that insurance policies are not likely to be at the forefront of your mind right now, but construction delays can throw up extra risks to your cover.

Find out more on whether your insurance has you covered.

To find out more, contact HIA's Workplace Services team

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