The property sector directly accounts for almost 11 per cent of South Australia’s economic activity. We’re advocating for greater infrastructure delivery and increased inbound investment – both critical to ensuring continued economic development and prosperity for all South Australians. Sustainable development and increasing quality, affordable housing choice also remain central to our focus.
Through our work, events and programs, we deliver value for all our South Australian members to uplift the industry and help grow our beautiful state.
Every Building Counts, jointly developed by the Property Council of Australia and Green Building Council of Australia, sets out policy recommendations which provide a roadmap for governments towards a greener, healthier, more equitable built environment. Every Building Counts – For Local Governments edition has now been released, offering 19 policy recommendations tailored for local governments.
The Property Council thanks the Adelaide City Council for this opportunity to make a submission on behalf of its South Australian members in relation to the Draft 2023-24 Business Plan and Budget.
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Promoting growth opportunities for South Australia underpins our priorities, and sensible tax reform is essential to achieving this. We’re advocating for a nation-leading planning and development framework, continued leadership in sustainable development initiatives and greater local government efficiency.
Vibrant cities and towns, choice of housing and investment in the growing retirement living sector are also key to our advocacy and South Australia’s economic development.
The Retirement Living Council is urging South Australia’s Planning Commission to prioritise the state’s ageing population when crafting its new Greater Adelaide Regional Plan (GARP).
Adelaide has experienced a surge in demand for high quality A grade office space, according to the Property Council’s July 2023 Office Market Report.
The Property Council of Australia today warned the State Government from following the Commonwealth in permitting uncapped working from home for State Government employees.
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The role of the South Australian Division Council is to best represent the collective interests of South Australian members. Members are nominated by industry peers and elected for a two-year term, with the South Australian President also securing a position on the National Board. Division Councils are responsible for all local initiatives, and also leverage the Property Council’s campaigns to achieve state based results. The current Division Council representatives commenced their tenure in March 2023.
Committees meet every four to six weeks to discuss issues and projects relevant to their expertise and the focus of the Committee. Being selected as a member of a Property Council Committee gives you the opportunity to help shape the future and influence the organisation’s advocacy agenda. Members have the opportunity to contribute to important, focused industry discussions while building their professional networks and knowledge.
As part of our 40-40-20 commitment to gender equity, all our Committees comprise a minimum of 40 per cent female representatives. Committee members are appointed for a two-year term, with the current Committees commencing their tenure in February 2023.
Innovation & Excellence Awards
The annual Property Council of Australia/Rider Levett Bucknall Innovation & Excellence Awards are the most prominent property awards in Australia, promoting excellence in design and innovation in the built environment since 1982.
National Retirement Living Awards
The Property Council’s National Retirement Living Awards celebrate excellence and achievement across all parts of the retirement living sector.
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Discover the impacts of the recent South Australian budget on the property industry following the announcement that stamp duty for first-time home buyers will be waived.
With legislative reforms in the retirement living space happening concurrently around the country, the Retirement Living Council Executive Director Daniel Gannon argues governments need to strike a balance between investment and regulation.
Bruce Djite, the former Socceroo turned city-shaping advocate, has laid out a clear agenda for his first 100 days as the new Executive Director of the Property Council’s South Australian Division, and why he was spotted donning body paint on an Adelaide main street just two days before starting the job.
500 Women in Property
500 Women in Property helps our members promote female talent and empower them to advance in the workforce. The program aims to accelerate more women into leadership positions in the property industry through sponsorship of high-potential talent. Men and women can get involved as sponsors, and women as participants.
Champions of Change
The Champions of Change Coalition is a globally recognised strategy for advancing gender equality and building respectful, inclusive workplaces. We established the Champions of Change Property Group in 2015 to advance this cause in the sector, and today the group involves leaders who oversee more than 25,000 employees.
Girls in Property
Girls in Property is a program that informs high school students of the various career paths available across the property industry. It aims to generate a more diverse pipeline of talent by encouraging more women into the sector. Students gain insights into the industry and hear from leaders about what a career in property looks like.
We are deeply grateful to our Corporate Partners for their contributions. These partnerships enable us to deliver quality work and experiences for our members, which in turn benefits the entire South Australian property industry.