Development

The construction industry with the exception of 2012-2013 has seen steady growth in Hobart.

In the twelve months ending 30 June 2017, building permits were issued by the City of Hobart for developments totaling over $204,000,000.

Permits are issued for construction of new dwellings, major development projects and extensions to existing dwellings and commercial premises.

Annual Value of building permits issued, July 2011 to June 2012 = $167,406,279. July 2012 to June 2013 = $164,010,708. July 2013 to June 2014 = $84,874,565. July 2014 to June 2015 = $201,795,030. July 2015 to June 2016 = $196,985,216. July 2016 to June 2017 = $204,417,582.