Building industry participant

Building industry participant means any of the following:

  • a building employer
  • a building employee
  • a building contractor
  • a person who enters into a contract with a building contractor under which the building contractor agrees to carry out building work or to arrange for building work to be carried out
  • a building association
  • an officer, delegate or other representative of a building association.
Legal Case
On 20 November 2015, the Federal Court handed down its liability decision finding all alleged contraventions were proven. A penalty decision was handed down on 22 April 2016 with penalties totalling $54,200.
31 August 2018
Basic page
The prohibition on the payment of strike pay under the Fair Work Act 2009 (FW Act) also applies under the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 (BCIIP Act).
19 August 2018
Industry update
With billions of dollars of infrastructure projects underway, the May edition of Industry Update steps you through the Building Code and provides valuable advice to contractors considering tendering for Commonwealth-funded building work.
14 May 2020
Industry update
The August edition of Industry Update features the latest information from the ABCC, changes to the Building Award, Joinery Award and Mobile Crane Award, court outcomes and more.
12 August 2020
Landing page
Detailed information about industrial strike action and what your entitlements are.
24 August 2018
Basic page
Industry updates
5 October 2018