E-Alert
10 Apr 2019

Contractor APM issued exclusion sanction following Building Code breach

Victorian building company APM Group (Aust) Pty Ltd (APM) and its related entity APM Holdings (Aust) Pty Ltd has been issued a one-month exclusion sanction for its failure to comply with state security of payments legislation.
E-Alert
8 Apr 2019

Rallies – what are your rights and obligations?

The ABCC is reminding all building industry participants ahead of nation-wide rallies on 10 April to familiarise themselves with their rights and responsibilities in relation to workers who wish to attend a rally.
E-Alert
12 Mar 2019

Upcoming labour market testing audits

The ABCC will soon be conducting a labour market testing audit campaign for employers covered by the Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work 2016 (Code). 
E-Alert
14 Dec 2018

ABCC welcomes appointment of new Deputy Commissioners

I am pleased to advise that the Minister for Jobs and Industrial Relations, the Hon Kelly O’Dwyer MP has announced the appointment of two new Deputy Commissioners to fill vacant roles within the ABCC.
E-Alert
14 Dec 2018

Review of the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016

The formal report on the independent review of the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 was tabled in Federal Parliament on Thursday 6 December, 2018.
E-Alert
4 Dec 2018

Compliance with Work Health and Safety Laws

The Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work 2016 (the Code) encourages the development of safe, healthy, fair, lawful and productive building sites for the benefit of all building industry participants.
E-Alert
17 Oct 2018

E-Alert - Rally advice - reporting question answered

In response to queries, the ABCC provides the following guidance to code covered entities on their obligations under section 16 of the Code for the Tendering and Performance of Building Work 2016. Section 16 of the Code does not require any action to be taken where an employer has authorised the absence of their workers.
E-Alert
17 Oct 2018

E-Alert: Industrial rallies - know your rights and responsibilities

The Australian Building and Construction Commission is reminding all building industry participants ahead of a series of nation-wide rallies to familiarise themselves with their rights and responsibilities.
E-Alert
2 Oct 2018

New ABCC website

Next time you go to the ABCC website you may notice a difference!  Visit www.abcc.gov.au to see what has changed. What you’ll find next time you visit:
E-Alert
14 Sep 2018

Tendering for building work just got easier

The ABCC is committed to reducing red tape and promoting greater efficiencies in the building and construction industry. We want to make it easier to comply with the Building Code and designated building laws.

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