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Managing your business

Managing your business

Constantly evolving laws and regulation could lead to roadblocks at crucial moments in your project timeline. Get access to the latest information on compliance, contracts and policies to help manage your employees and contractors.

Handling disputes

From time to time issues can come up with your contracts or payments, through no fault of your own. Our Workplace advisers can help get you back on track.

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Working with contractors

Avoid any issues with payroll, contracts and service delivery with your contractors by understanding the rules and regulations around reporting and PAYG tax requirements.

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Managing compliance

Managing your tax and compliance obligations is often a complex and confusing task. We offer a range of information and tips that cover all you need to know about GST, pay roll, leave and more.

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Managing your employees

It's so important to have clear employment policies in place to ensure both you and your employees are covered for any issues or situation that might come up.

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Dealing with contracts

Each time you take on a new job, make sure that you have the right contract for the right job. It’s important to keep up with the latest changes and updates to contracts and HIA’s Workplace advisers are here to help.

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Contracts Online 

The industry’s go-to digital platform. 

No matter the size of the job, a watertight building contract is critical to protect your business, and the current climate presents a great opportunity to go digital with your contracts.

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HIA Tradepass


HIA Tradepass takes the hassle out of collecting and verifying contractor business information and registrations. Developed by HIA specifically to suit the needs of residential builders.

  • Save time and money – get on site quicker
  • Less time on paperwork and more time building

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