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Thursday 30 May 2019

Members in Melbourne may be interested in attending the MLS Alumni Breakfast Seminar with Phillip Greenham on Tuesday 4 June 2019 from 7.00am - 8.30am.

Location: Slate Restaurant Bar, 9 Goldsbrough Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000.  Please click here to register.

Friday 17 May 2019

Nominations for the SoCLA Board are now open

The notice calling for nominations can be found here and nomination form can be found here.

The notice calling for nominations provides further information in relation to the Society and the role of the Board.

Nominations close on 30 May 2019 at 5 pm (AEST).
Any enquires regarding the process should be directed towards chair@scl.org.au and admin@scl.org.au.

Monday 13 May 2019

Members are advised that the following new texts have been published which may be of interest:

  1. The Application of Contracts in Developing Offshore Oil and Gas Contracts, 1st Edition, by Philip Loots and Donald Charrett.   SoCLA members can receive a 20% discount on this text.   Please email for details.
  2. Contract and the Australian Consumer Law, by John W Carter and Laina Chan.  

If you would like further details of these texts or to purchase please click (1) here and (2) here.   

Monday 13 May 2019

Several new papers have been added to the SCL International website in recent weeks.

You can access these at https://www.sclinternational.org/members/papers and will need to be logged in first.

Please email  if you have any questions regarding registering on the SCL International website.  Registration is free for SoCLA members.

Wednesday 1 May 2019

Members may be interested in the Future of Construction Forum presented by Cloud A2K Technologies. The forum will take place on Wednesday 8 May 2019 in Sydney and is free of charge. 

For further details please click here

Tuesday 26 Mar 2019

The Warren Centre will host their second Expert Hour webinar at 11:00 am on 26 March 2019 with Stephen Kip, author of the Fire Safety Engineering Regulation Report.

 First time webinar registrations are FREE.  FIND OUT MORE HERE

Download their second report in this series, Fire Safety Engineering Regulation, available for FREE.

Monday 25 Mar 2019

Members in Sydney may be interested in The Future Building Seminar this Wednesday and Thursday 27 and 28 March 2019.

Key Speakers from Norton Rose Fulbright, Australian Building Codes Board, BIS Oxford Economics, Queensland Building and Construction Commission, Laing O'Rourke, Edelman, Innovative Growth Solutions, Resilient Futures and the Supply Chain Sustainability School !

Key Topics include The Future of Building is Already Here, Charting the Future of the NCC and Standards, Exposing the Local and Global Economic Trends Shaping the Building Industry, Tackling Building Non-Conformance, Restructuring the Building Supply Chain Before the Robots and Tech Giants Take Over, Tackling Diminishing Public Confidence in the Building Industry, Getting Products Specified in a Digital World, Pragmatic Sustainability, and Improving the Evidence Base Relating to Non-Conforming Building Products !

More information and ticket sales are available here.



Thursday 14 Mar 2019

Members in Sydney may be interested in attending the Sydney Build Expo on 14-15 March at the Horden Pavilion.

Click here for more information or to register for a free ticket.


Thursday 21 Feb 2019

Limited spaces are available at  the Safe Cladding, Buildings and Facade Innovation Summit, taking place at the Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park on 26 and 27 February 2019.

View the full 2-day program here to see what topics will be covered and the full speaker line up.
Secure your seat now here.  Attend with your colleagues and take advantage of our group discounts.

Thursday 21 Feb 2019

Opportunities for appointment to building and plumbing boards 2019

The Minister for Planning is seeking expressions of interest from Victorian’s interested in being appointed to the:

•           Building Appeals Board;

•           Building Advisory Council;

•           Building Regulations Advisory Committee;

•           Plumbing Advisory Council; and the

•           Victorian Building Authority Board.

Expressions of interest open March 2019.

More information is available on this postcard


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