September 30, 2020
The number of dwelling approvals fell by a seasonally adjusted 1.6% in August, slightly less than the 2.0% expected by market participants.
In Western Australia, building approvals surged by 33.8%, propped up by the homebuilding subsidies.PDF Download PDF
September 1, 2020
The number of dwelling approvals rebounded a stronger than expected 12% in July (seasonally-adjusted) following a 4.2% drop in June.PDF Download PDF
July 30, 2020
The adverse impact of the pandemic on the residential real estate construction sector continued into June.
The number of dwelling approvals fell by a seasonally-adjusted 4.9%, reaching its lowest level in eight years.
The June fall in approvals was broad-based across the dwelling categories.PDF Download PDF
July 1, 2020
The number of dwelling approvals dropped by seasonally-adjusted 16.4% in May 2020.
The plunge was led by a 34.9% drop in approvals for private dwellings other than houses. The 4.4% fall in private sector house approvals was also reasonably sharp by historical standards.PDF Download PDF
June 3, 2019
The number of dwelling approvals fell a seasonally adjusted 1.8% in April, following a 2.6% drop in March (revised from -4.0%).PDF Download PDF
May 4, 2020
Dwelling approvals fell less than expected in March.PDF Download PDF