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.

Productivity Commission legislation should be swiftly passed

South Australia has the third lowest unemployment rate in the nation.
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Falling building approvals demand reforms to protect jobs

A persistent decline in building approvals demands immediate reforms to stimulate the market and  ...
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Welcome Budget relief for households and small businesses

Master Builders SA has welcomed measures to reduce the tax burden on households and small business in the Federal  ...

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Population growth the key to economic growth

South Australia's sluggish population growth continues to keep a lid on building approvals   & ...

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