As Australia’s third largest city, Brisbane is home to a large and well-established development industry, employing 9% of the city’s workforce.

It is the city’s fifth largest employer, accounting for 59,000
direct jobs and supporting a further 72,000 jobs indirectly.

The Brisbane branch actively works with all levels of government to ensure the industry continues to support the local economy.



SEQ: Koala assessment case studies in the hot seat

The Institute recently met with representatives of the Department of Environmental and Science and the planning group. Following that meeting the Institute has drawn together a range of case studies of situations being experienced in development applications made relevant to…

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In Review: Environmental Offsets

December 8, 2020 Brisbane

We’ve locked in the Federal and State Government’s to provide clarity on the complexities of Environmental Offsets.

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Housing Market Forecast

July 30, 2020 Brisbane

Join us on July 30 to hear the Housing Market Forecast firsthand and in the flesh. Find out if house and unit prices are on…

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Cameron Kusher

Cameron Leggatt

Bruce Harper

2020 President’s Breakfast

December 10, 2020 Brisbane

Join the Institute’s new President, Warwick Bible, for breakfast at 7am on December 10. Hear from keynote speakers, the Brisbane Lord Mayor, Adrian Schrinner and…

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Brisbane Branch