Categories & Subscriptions

MASTER BUILDERS TASMANIA

Membership Categories and Subscription Fees 2018-2019

NB:  Subscription Fees as shown are GST exclusive and inclusive (and are based on cost per annum). MBT Subscription Fees are payable monthly by Direct Debit.

CLICK HERE for Membership Application Form 2018-2019

CLICK HERE for Direct Debit Form

CLICK HERE for Membership Benefits (at a glance)

Trade Supplier:

Members who are suppliers of trade supplies to the building and construction industry, or who are not eligible for membership under other categories and are accredited at the Trade Supplier level.

The annual subscription for Trade Supplier:  $500.00 (ex GST); $550.00 (inc GST); $41.67 (monthly ex GST); $45.83 (monthly inc GST)

*Service Provider:

Members who are suppliers of services to the building and construction industry, or who are not eligible for membership under other categories such as architects, engineers, consultants and financial institutions and are accredited at the Service Provider level.

The annual subscription for Service Provider:  $500.00 (ex GST); $550.00 (inc GST); $41.67 (monthly ex GST); $45.83 (monthly inc GST)

*Housing Contractor:

Members who generate more than 60% of their annual turnover in residential work and are accredited at the Housing Contractor level.

The annual subscription for this category is:

Where member's turnover is less than $1.5 million:  $820.00 (ex GST); $902.00 (inc GST); $68.33 (monthly ex GST); $75.17 (monthly inc GST)

Where member's turnover is between $1.5 - $3.0 million:  $1060.00 (ex GST); $1166.00 (inc GST); $88.33 (monthly ex GST); $97.17 (monthly inc GST)

Where member's turnover is over $3.0 million: $1325.00 (ex GST); $1457.50 (inc GST); $110.42 (monthly ex GST); $121.46 (monthly inc GST)

*General Contractors/Commercial:

Subscription fees for General Contractors/Commmercial builders are to be paid on the basis of the turnover band that the member operated within during the preceding 12 months. Fee structure is for members who generate more than 40% of their annual turnover in non-residential work and are accredited at the General Contractor/Commercial level

General Contractors/Commercial Fees are based on Annual Turnover

Civil Contractor Fees are by negotiation.

 *Trade Contractor:

A Trade Contractor is generally a sub-contractor who undertakes work within the restrictions imposed by their level of qualification and/or experience in the construction of buildings as defined in the Building Code of Australia as class 1 to 10 buildings inclusive.

Traditionally these members would include organisations sub-contracting to head contractors ie. Framing, gangs, joiners, bricklayers, painters, concreters etc.

The Trade Contractor category is split into two sections as follows:

Commercial Sector - Specialist & General Trade Contractors:

Members who generate more than 50% of their annual turnover in the non-residential sector and perform the majority of their work as specialists or manufacturers or as sub-contracting to head contractors and are accredited at the Trade Contractor level.

Commercial - Specialist/General Trade Contractor:  $780.00 (ex GST); $858.00 (inc GST); $65.00 (monthly ex GST); $71.50 (monthly inc GST)

Housing Sector - Specialist & General Trade Contractors:

Members who generate more than 50% of their annual turnover in the residential sector and perform the majority of their work as specialist or manufacturers or as sub-contracting to head contractors and are accredited at the Trade Contractor level.

Housing - Specialist/General Trade Contractor:  $640.00 (ex GST); $704.00 (inc GST); $53.33 (monthly ex GST); $58.67 (monthly inc GST)

*Affiliate:

Members who are not eligible for membership under other categories but are undertaking, through an approved training provider, a course of study that when completed will allow them to become a member under one of the above categories.

The annual subscription for Affiliate membership:  $200.00 (ex GST); $220.00 (inc GST); $16.67 (monthly ex GST); $18.33 (monthly inc GST)

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Definition of annual turnover for the purpose of calculating annual turnover levies:

“The gross amount received (excluding GST) in each year ending 30th June by a member for labour, materials, goods, services, and sub-contracts shall include amounts received from other contractors”.