The Building Industry is now administered by the Attorney‑General’s Department as a result of the Administrative Arrangements Order introduced on 29 May 2019.

This content is under review and will be moved to the Attorney-General’s Department website.

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.