About the Levy
The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) was created at the request of the SA building and construction industry and is established by an Act of Parliament known as The Construction Industry Training Fund (CITF) Act 1993 “The Act”.
In accordance with the Act, the operations of the CITB are funded by a levy of 0.25% (1/400th) on building and construction activity over $40,000 (inc. GST) carried out in South Australia.
Common Questions before filling our the Levy Form
What is it and why am I paying it?
What is building and construction work?
Common Questions while filling out the Levy Form
Is the levy paid on Development Cost?
Is GST included in the levy calculation?
What if the project changes or is cancelled?
What if the land/property is sold, can I get the levy refunded?
What if the project owner changes i.e. changed builder?
What if there is more than one contract for the building and constructions works?
What if there is no contract in place for the building and construction work, or I am doing the work myself?
What professional fees need to be included?
Common Questions after filling out the Levy Form
Do I need to keep records?
Who benefits and where does the money go?