Reform needed for flagging sector

Reform needed for flagging sector

A persistent decline in South Australian building approvals demands immediate reforms to protect jobs across the industry, Master Builders SA says. Data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today shows 673 new homes were approved in July 2017, down 6 per...
Unemployment wins and losses

Unemployment wins and losses

This release can be downloaded as a PDF here. A celebration of South Australia’s falling unemployment rate must be tempered by concerns about the State’s near-20 year high in youth unemployment, Master Builders SA says. Data released today by the Australian Bureau of...
Fact Sheet – Job Accelerator Grant

Fact Sheet – Job Accelerator Grant

What is the Job Accelerator Grant? The State Government is introducing initiatives such as the $200 million Future Job Fund and an extension of the successful Job Accelerator Grant, offering $10,000 for each new employee hired. This was extended in the last State...

Unlicensed builder fined

Consumer and Business Services has had another win with an unlicensed air-conditioning contractor ordered to pay more than $34,000 in compensation and fines for breaches of the Australian Consumer Law. Kain Selby-Fullgrabe, 43, sole director of Town and Country...