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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Latest Policies

Builders do South Australia proud at national awards

The results of the Master Builders National Excellence in Building and Construction Awards are  ...
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Master Builders SA welcomes $15,000 fine for unlicensed tradie

The $15,000 fine imposed on an unlicensed tradie by the Adelaide Magistrates Court today highlights  ...
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Response to 4 Corners Story on Cladding

A robust regulatory system across the entire supply chain is vital to ensuring public confidence.

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Reform needed for flagging sector

A near-10 per cent fall in building approvals signals support is needed for jobs.

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