Australia Building Permits  1983-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Building permits in Australia fell 1.2 percent month-on-month in December of 2016 to 17,327 units, following an upwardly revised 7.5 percent rise in November while market expected a 2 percent drop. It was the sixth contraction in 2016, driven by a decrease in approvals for private sector houses (-1.6 percent to 9,197 units). In contrast, building permits for private sector excluding houses rose 0.9 percent to 8,014 units. Year-on-year, total dwelling approvals dropped by 11.4 percent. Building Permits in Australia averaged 0.34 percent from 1983 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 31.90 percent in May of 2012 and a record low of -23.20 percent in July of 2012.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-11-30 12:30 AM Oct -12.6% -9.3% 1.5% 2%
2017-01-09 12:30 AM Nov 7.0% -11.8% 5%
2017-02-02 12:30 AM Dec -1.2% 7.5%% -2.0% -1.7%
2017-03-02 12:30 AM Jan -1.2% -1.70%
2017-04-03 01:30 AM Feb 0.53%
2017-05-03 01:30 AM Mar 0.84%




Australia Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits -1.20 7.50 31.90 -23.20 percent [+]
New Home Sales 7543.00 7525.00 20768.00 5186.00 [+]
Housing Index 1.50 2.00 6.10 -2.60 percent [+]
Construction Output -4.90 -3.10 9.20 -18.90 percent [+]
Construction Pmi 47.70 47.00 59.10 29.24 Index Points [+]
Home Ownership Rate 67.00 68.90 71.40 67.00 percent [+]



Australia Building Permits Notes

In Australia, Building Permits show the monthly change in the number of total dwelling units approved, including building activity carried out on existing buildings. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Building Permits - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Building Permits - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.20 7.50 31.90 -23.20 1983 - 2016 percent Monthly
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