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  • Examples of building and construction services

    Below is a list of occupations and work activities that satisfy the definition of building and construction services:

    • architectural work (including drafting and design)
    • asphalt and bitumen work
    • assembly, installation or erection of pre-fabricated houses
    • block laying
    • bricklaying
    • building of room components (for example, kitchens, bathroom components, laundry components, cupboards and similar components)
    • cabinet making (including joinery and off-site fabrication for installation at a building site)
    • cable laying
    • communications construction
    • concreting (including formwork, pouring and finishing)
    • construction and sealing roads
    • construction management
    • decorating
    • demolition
    • distribution line construction
    • drainage work
    • dredging
    • earthworks
    • electrical machinery, heavy, installation (on-site assembly)
    • electrical work (including electrical inspection)
    • electrical construction
    • elevator and escalator installation and work
    • engineering
    • equipment rental with operator (if there is no operator, it is just rental of a good and not a building and construction activity)
    • erection of frames
    • erection of scaffolding
    • excavation and grading
    • fencing
    • finishing
    • flood control system construction
    • flooring (for example, tiling, laying carpet, laying linoleum, timber flooring, floating floors, resilient flooring, slate tiles, and similar flooring)
    • foundation work
    • gas plumbing
    • glass and glazing work
    • hanging or installing doors
    • installation of fittings
    • installation of hard-wired alarm systems (security, fire, smoke and similar alarms)
    • installation of hot water systems
    • installation of pre-fabricated components (for example, kitchens, bathroom components, laundry components, cupboards and similar components)
    • installation of pre-fabricated temperature controlled structures
    • installation of septic tanks
    • installation of solar devices (for example, hot water or electricity connections)
    • installation of tanks
    • installation of window frames
    • installation of windows
    • installation or work on devices for heating and cooling
    • insulation work (walls, roofs, windows and similar structures)
    • internet infrastructure construction
    • irrigation system construction
    • land clearing
    • landscaping construction (including paving and design)
    • levelling sites
    • painting (internal and external surfaces, including roofs)
    • pile driving
    • pipeline construction
    • plastering (or other wall and ceiling construction)
    • plumbing work (including plumbing inspection)
    • preparation of site
    • project management
    • rendering (or other internal or external surface finishes)
    • retaining wall construction
    • river work construction
    • roofing and guttering
    • sewage or stormwater drainage system construction
    • stonework
    • surveying
    • swimming pool installation
    • swimming pool construction (below ground concrete or fibreglass)
    • tiling (walls and similar structures)
    • timber work
    • wallpapering
    • waterproofing interior and exterior surfaces
    • weatherboarding.

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      Last modified: 30 Mar 2017QC 51615