Industry and Professional Associations


Archicentre is the home advisory division of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects. Archicentre provides free technical advice to home-buyers, new home builders and renovators.

Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

The peak council of Australian business associations. Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute REIA works with the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI) to link quality research and develop housing market policies.

Australian Property Institute

The Australian Property Institute (API) represents members involved in the valuation, administration and use of land, property, plant and machinery.

Housing Industry Association

The Housing Industry Association (HIA) works on behalf of its builder members, most of whom are small and medium sized companies.

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

For accounting and taxation advice, contact a Chartered Accountant.

The Institute of Public Accountants

The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) is a professional organisation for accountants recognised for their practical, hands-on skills and a broad understanding of the total business environment.

Insurance Council of Australia

The Insurance Council of Australia represents the interests of the Australian general insurance industry.

Master Builders Australia

Master Builders Australia is a federation of autonomous state and territory Master Builder’s Associations representing businesses within the building and construction industry.

Property Council of Australia

The Property Council of Australia (PCA) represents the interests of the property community, principally those who use land or invest in the built environment to generate economic returns.

REI Super

REI Super is the industry superannuation fund for the property services sector.

The Royal Australian Institute of Architects

Find information about the architectural profession in Australia, and Institute activities.

Urban Development Institute of Australia

The Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) represents the urban development industry in Australia.