“The continued growth of home approvals in March is a welcome sign for the building and construction sector in Victoria. However, the ongoing fall in non-residential building over the last six months, now 28 percent lower than this time last year, underlines the need for the Andrews government to boost non-residential spending in tomorrow’s budget,” Master Builders Association of Victoria CEO Mr Radley de Silva said.
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.