According to the NSW government a boom in the construction industry, particularly in New South Wales Far South Coast has led to a labour shortage.
Builders say the demand for construction and renovation work in the area is at an all time high.
There is also a shortage of apprentices to fill the projected skills shortages, the HIA has suggested that more workers be brought in on 457 VISAs to fill this gap.
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Its also important that all workers including new workers, apprentices and workers on 457 VISAs are in possession of a White Card before beginning work on a construction site. Find out more about the online Wh