Forecasting demand for architecture

By Australian Construction Industry Forum

Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF)

Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) is the peak body and meeting place of the leaders of the construction industry in Australia. ACIF facilitates and supports an active dialogue between the key players in residential and non-residential building, and engineering construction, other industry groups, and government agencies. 

ACIF Forecasts are rolling ten year forecasts of demand across residential, non residential and engineering construction in Australia - therefore forecasting the demand for architecture for the next decade. The Forecasts are prepared by respected economic modellers and overseen by ACIF’s Construction Forecasting Council, an industry panel of expert analysts and researchers.

ACIF Forecasts are available at, and are used by thousands of professionals each year, from across the full range of stakeholders, from major organisations to small consultancies. Updates to the ACIF Forecasts are released twice a year at ACIF Briefings held around Australia.