The South Australian building and construction industry directly employs more than 55,000 South Australians across all sectors, including residential, commercial, civil engineering, land development and building completion services. Indirectly, the industry supports tens of thousands more South Australian jobs.

The industry undertakes about $15 billion of work every year, contributing more than $1 for every $7 of economic activity within the State. Indirectly, more than one-quarter of South Australia’s wealth is produced by the building and construction industry.

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Builders do South Australia proud at national awards

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Mentorship program to help increase female participation in building industry

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Immediate reforms needed to boost building and protect jobs

Master Builders SA is calling for immediate reforms to increase building approvals and protect jobs across the industry.

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