Building Industry

On 2 December 2016 the Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) was established under the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016, replacing Fair Work Building and Construction.

The ABCC is responsible for administering the Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work 2016 (Building Code).

Read more information on the ABCC and Building Code page.

The Australian Government announced a national Review of Security of Payment Laws in the building and construction industry (the Review) on 21 December 2016. The Review is being conducted by Mr John Murray AM with assistance from the Australian Government Department of Employment.

Read more information on the Review page.