Victoria’s peak building industry association says a big decline in building approvals in November 2008 presents an opportunity for improvements to Victoria’s local planning services.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) data released today shows a 10.2 per cent reduction in total dwelling units approved in Victoria in November 2008 (seasonally adjusted).
Apartments and units driving decline in housing approvals..
The latest building approvals data for Victoria has been released, showing an overall decline in approvals, with apartments/units.
OHS prosecution demonstrates there is no need for industrial..
The prosecution was the first to result in a person being given a custodial sentence, since the offence was introduced in 2004.