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AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF BUILDING: RESPONSE TO NSW GOVERNMENT RENT TO BUY INITIATIVE

The Australian Institute of Building welcomes the initiative of the Berejiklian government in recognizing the importance of investors to the vital residential building sector.  Geoff Dart, Executive Director, comments.

”With occupied home ownership in long term decline, not enough recognition has been given to the growing number of folk choosing to rent their homes for […]

MESSAGE FROM THE NATIONAL PRESIDENT

23 JULY 2020

This week I am happy to advise Geoff Dart our new Executive Director has successfully relocated from Melbourne and commenced work with the Australian Institute of Building. Geoff is currently available with remote office access as he complies with the 14-day isolation requirement before he can circulate in the Canberra community. […]

BUILDING AUSTRALIA MODEL TO UNLOCK INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT, AND KICK-START ECONOMY

Industry super owned IFM Investors has today proposed a new way of financing infrastructure construction that would help kick-start the economy, create jobs, and better meet the needs of governments, regulators and the community, while driving investment and returns for millions of workers.  IFM Investors is ready to unlock billions of dollars for Australian infrastructure […]

NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR APPOINTMENT FOR THE AIB

The Australian Institute of Building (AIB), the leading Institute for building and construction professionals, is pleased to announce the appointment of Geoff Dart as the new Executive Director.

Announcing the appointment, National President David Burnell FAIB, acknowledged the excellent contribution of his predecessor and now looks forward to a renewed strategic approach to allow the […]

MESSAGE FROM THE NATIONAL PRESIDENT

9 July 2020 

AIB National Office – New Executive Director – Geoff Dart 

This week I am pleased to confirm the role of leading the Australian Institute of Building from our Canberra based office has been finalised, and we welcome Mr Geoff Dart as the new Executive Director of the Australian Institute of Building. Geoff […]

MESSAGE FROM THE CEO

The Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) has released its paper Construction’s Bridge to Recovery (download here) on how Australia’s construction industry can successfully move forward from the coronavirus disruption. The document was created from feedback from ACIF’s member associations of which the AIB is a member and was collated from 16 organisations. ACIF will now be advocating […]

MESSAGE FROM THE CEO

The Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) of which the AIB is a member, met recently for the second catch up of the year.

Whilst a shorter than normal meeting, a lot of ground was covered. Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, Karen Andrews MP, joined for part of the meeting. We appreciated that she listened to […]

QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY 2020 HONOURS LIST

The Governor-General has announced the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, recognising 933 Australians.

Congratulations to both Chris Bulmer from NSW and Geoff Penley from SA who were recognised for their service to […]