BPIC Industry Advocacy

BPIC serves as one of the first points of contact for politicians, policy makers and the media requiring advice and information about matters that relate to the building products manufacturing industry in Australia. We are a product neutral organisation that supports all materials equally while advocating for a level competitive playing field. As such, we are widely respected as being commercially impartial, and for focusing on issues that affect the whole building products sector.

2017 - July

BPIC draws on its industry expertise to advise the Victorian Cladding Taskforce on a broad range of audit considerations.

BPIC draws on its industry expertise to advise the Queensland Building and Construction Commission on a broad range of cladding audit considerations.

BPIC makes a third submission to the Senate Economics Reference Committee - Non-Conforming Building Products Inquiry.

2017 - June

BPIC submits a response to the Queensland Public Works and Utilities Committee supporting and recommending improvements to the Building and Construction Legislation (Non-conforming Building Products – Chain of Responsibility and Other Matters) Amendment Bill 2017.

2017 - March

BPIC submits a response to the Inquiry into the Commonwealth Procurement Framework.

2017 - February

BPIC submits a response to the Queensland Building Plan Consultation.

2016 - November

BPIC makes a second submission to the Senate Economics Reference Committee - Non-Conforming Building Products Inquiry.

2016 - July

BPIC submits an Industry Position Paper to the Australian Building Codes Board to inform the NCC Evidence of Suitability (A2) Review.

2016 - July

BPIC's submission to the Northern Territory: Deemed-to-Comply Manual Review that argues for retaining the manual.

2016 - April

BPIC makes a detailed response to the Building Ministers’ Forum Senior Officers’ Group Report: Strategies to Address Risks Related to Non-Conforming Building Products.

2015 - October

BPIC makes a submission to the Senate Economics Reference Committee - Non-Conforming Building Products Inquiry.