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BUILDING PRICES INDICES
Annual
Quarterly

17 Pages incl. graphs
1977 onwards
2005 onwards

1 Page
1973 onwards
2017 onwards

REGIONAL INDICES

11 Pages

12 Pages

ESTIMATING - BUILDING COSTS PER SQM
Buildings up to $1,500,000
Buildings over $1,500,000


29 Pages
Yes


12 Pages
No

ESTIMATING - ELEMENTAL COSTS OF
BUILDING
Buildings up to $750,000
Buildings over $750,000


45 Pages
Yes


12 Pages
No

ESTIMATING - COMPARATIVE COSTS
Buildings up to $750,000
Buildings over $750,000

11 Pages

12 Pages

DETAILED PRICES
Trades excluding services
Services


336 Pages
189 Pages


161 Pages
38 Pages

REFURBISHING AND RECYCLING BUILDINGS

29 Pages

No

RENOVATIONS
Unit prices for a range of items relevant to
kitchens and bathrooms

No

5 Pages

LABOUR AND PLANT CONSTANTS
Major items on-site work for which the prices
are given in detail

36 Pages

10 Pages

BUILDING PLANNING, ADMINISTRATION &
MANAGEMENT

64 Pages

4 Pages

RENTAL REVIEW

20 Pages

No

INTERNATIONAL CONSTRUCTION COSTS

20 Pages

No

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Following investigation into the possible requirement for a comprehensive book of current construction costs, our company was formed with the express purpose of producing and publishing a technical building cost book for sale to the construction industry throughout Australia.

The aim was to deliver this information in one annual book which would include information for all Australian states and the first edition of Rawlinsons Australian Construction Handbook was released in 1983.

The Handbook was such a success that in 1993 we were again approached to produce a similar publication, but for domestic and small commercial projects. The result was Rawlinsons Construction Cost Guide. Rawlinsons has become the leading publisher of construction cost data in Australia, producing annual editions of Rawlinsons Australian Construction Handbook and Rawlinsons Construction Cost Guide.

Another addition to our publications is Rawlinsons Process Engineering Handbook, which has been specifically developed for mining, oil and gas projects. See Icon above for detailed information and order form.

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