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  1. December 2017

    Master Builders Elects Construction Industry Veteran As National President 15/12/2017

    Master Builders Australia has announced the election of construction industry veteran Hedley Davis as its new National President to lead the building and construction industry peak body.

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  2. Another Day Another Court Order: Time Is Running Out To Give Proposed ‘Super Union’ The Scrutiny It Deserves 12/12/2017

    The orders of the Victorian Supreme Court to the CFMEU to cease its involvement in a so called 'community picket' is further evidence why Parliament must change the law to ensure there is appropriate scrutiny of the proposed merger between the CFMEU and the MUA and the ‘super union’ that would result.

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  3. Yet Another Reason To Stop ‘Super Union’ Merger Before Too Late 08/12/2017

    “Illegal strike action on Victorian Ports is yet another reason why Parliament must change the law to ensure the "Super Union" arising from the proposed merger of the CFMEU and MUA is properly scrutinized.

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  4. Master Builders Welcome Passing Of Government’s Housing Affordability Bills 06/12/2017

    The passing of the Government’s housing affordability measures to assist first home buyers and people seeking to downsize is an important and positive outcome.

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  5. November 2017

    High Court Outcome On Entry Rules Welcomed 20/11/2017

    Master Builders Australia has welcomed the High Court outcome on right of entry rules, refusing leave to hear an appeal against an earlier decision that closed a loophole allowing union officials to enter workplaces without regard to normal entry rules.

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  6. Master Builders Supports Government’s Housing Bills 13/11/2017

    Master Builders Australia supports the Government’s Bills targeting housing affordability that are expected to be debated in the Senate this week.

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  7. Boost for Residential And Commercial Construction In Latest Approvals Data 02/11/2017

    Total dwelling approvals increased by 0.2 per cent, seasonally adjusted, in September 2017, adding an eighth consecutive month of positive growth in residential approvals.

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  8. October 2017

    The Fair Work Laws Amendment (Proper Use of Worker Benefits) Bill 2017 19/10/2017

    “Master Builders Australia supports the notion that income derived from contributions made to worker entitlement funds should be used for the benefit of those on whose behalf the contributions are made, and not for improper purposes as identified in the Heydon Royal Commission,” Denita Wawn, CEO of Master Builders Australia said.

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  9. Finance For New Homes Fell In August 12/10/2017

    The latest housing finance data, released by the Australia Bureau of Statistics (ABS) earlier today shows the number of home loan approvals increased by 1 per cent in August.

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  10. Builders Support Sensible Improvement To Building Regulation 12/10/2017

    Master Builders Australia has announced its response to calls to ban the importation of potentially hazardous aluminium cladding.

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