Industry Partners

Building Designers Association of Australia wishes to formally recognise the major industry partners that provide the necessary support to enable BDA Australia to function as an independent entity within the Australian Building Design Community.

The Platinum and Premium Partner program has been developed to give a number of major industry partners an opportunity to have a high level of recognition and input into BDA Australia, we would like to thank all those companies that have participated in these programs and would welcome inquires from any looking to be involved.

Our next level of sponsor involvement is Corporate Partner which again provides partnership recognition and an involvement in many facets of interaction with the BDA Australia members.

Along with these major Partners our Business and Supporting Partners, most of which participate at a local or Chapter level within BDA Australia form the basis of our association and we encourage our members and all other industry members who support the actions of the BDA Australia to actively support these companies and use their products and services where appropriate.

Industry Partners

Platinum Partner



Brickworks Building Products is one of Australia's largest and most diverse building material manufacturers. Under the Brickworks Building Products umbrella are some of Australia’s best known building materials brands.

Our products include bricks, pavers, masonry blocks, retaining wall systems, precast concrete panels, concrete and terracotta roof tiles, timber products and specialised façade systems.

With a broad product portfolio and manufacturing and sales facilities across Australia, Brickworks Building Products is uniquely placed to service the demands of the building industry.

Premium Partners


Architectural Window Systems is the Head Office for Vantage Windows, whose rapid growth in Australia since 1995 attests to the brand's expanding reputation for design and performance excellence.

The Vantage dedication, to make the best aluminium windows and doors on the market, has won its network of distributors a loyal and growing following among designers, architects, builders, and home-owners.


Cemintel offer engineered systems around prefinished solutions that enhance performance and aesthetics, as well as traditional internal lining products.

New materials influence the way buildings are defined. Cemintel is responding to the growing importance of external and internal cladding with the release of new prefinished ranges. These ranges respond to the preference for high performance, lightweight materials and the desire for buildings to enhance the environment where we live. From external façades to interior surfaces, these ranges are a reinterpretation of cladding as we know it.


A product of intensive research and design, Colorbond® steel is one of the most versatile building materials available.

Australia's leading design professionals attest to its virtually limitless design possibilities, and use it for everything from award-winning homes to faithful renovations of heritage style homes.

From the traditional bullnose verandah to the soft sweeping curves of today's innovative designs, curved roofing made from Colorbond® steel makes an impression that really lasts, so think about specifying Colorbond®.


ITI is a timber distributor that has been supplying renewable timber products to the Australian market for the greater part of 20 years. They source there timber products from within Australian and across the globe to give Australians a diverse range of renewable products for use around there homes.

The products range from interior moulding to sleepers, structural rougher header to plywood under the following brand Design Pine, Organix, WPC Decking and Ezi Trim. ITI has endeavoured to be a market leader by having an overall focus to supply only products that the market demands and with this focus new products have been born.


James Hardie is a leading international building materials company and a global leader in fibre cement, one of the world's fastest growing building products and are believed to be the largest manufacturer of fibre cement products and systems for internal and external building construction applications in the United States, Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines.

They manufacture numerous types of fibre cement products with a variety of profiles and surface finishes for a range of applications, including external siding, trim and soffit lining, internal linings, facades, tile underlay and flooring.

Unitex your walls

Unitex® started business in 1983 and was founded when two expert, solid plasterers joined forces with an experienced, industrial polymer chemist.

From the beginning we have had a strong technology base, yet at the same time, a very practical focus.

The resultant union of practical skills and technological knowledge has given rise to Australia's most innovative manufacturer of lightweight, protective and decorative building products for the architectural and construction industry.

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