ACIF Forecasts are a primary source of market information for the building and construction industry in Australia. Led by ACIF’s Construction Forecasting Council (CFC) and produced by one of the industry's lead Forecasters, ACIF Forecasts provide decision makers with a reliable and highly accurate compass for business planning.

Since 2002, Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) has published the ACIF Forecasts to provide the industry with a relevant and credible ‘compass’ for the next ten years on upcoming demand for work across all sectors, including major projects, as well as what is happening with construction costs and labour requirements.

BEST VALUE: ACIF Forecasts Subscription $800 per year

Receive all ACIF Forecasts content, including 12 months' access to the Dashboard, 2 x Reports, plus bonus subscriber-only Webinars with the Forecaster, and discounts on ACIF events.

Australian Construction Market Report $250 per Report

80+ page report with detailed commentary, data and charts on the economic drivers for our industry, and 10 year forecasts for residential building, non-residential building and engineering construction. Reports are released in May and November each year.

ACIF Forecasts Customised Forecasts Dashboard $400 per year

Online portal to the full ACIF Forecasts, where you can tailor your query on work demand, 6000+ major projects, construction cost indexes and labour requirements for the next 10 years. Available for Individuals or Organisations (5 user subscription)

Latest Summary

Big picture view of the ACIF Forecasts including commentary and charts by sector.

Customised Forecasts Dashboard

ACIF's Customised Forecasts Dashboard provides subscribers with detailed forecast and actual data on upcoming work, major projects, labour requirements and construction costs.

Australian Construction Market Report

ACIF's Australian Construction Market Report gives businesses interested in the prospects of the building and construction industry a highly accurate, highly credible analysis by state and for the nation overall on the indicators of demand. Rolling ten year forecasts across residential and non residential building, and engineering construction work.

About ACIF Forecasts

Scope, methodology and who generates the ACIF Forecasts.

Construction Forecasting Council

ACIF's Construction Forecasting Council is a panel of economists and industry leaders whose role is to review and provide input to the data that forms the ACIF Forecasts. Both the wealth of professional experience of the members of the Construction Forecasting Council and the unique insight from their respective organisations that ensures that ACIF Forecasts are the most credible forecasts of demand for the construction industry in Australia.


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