The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) collects a range of data and is working to make it available under the DataVic Access Policy.

This page provides links to some of the key data sets and statistics about the VBA and the functions and services it provides.

Please note: Downloading VBA data is subject to the terms of use.

The following files are a summary of building permit activity data collected by the VBA in accordance with our legislative requirements. For more details, refer to the Building permit activity data section below.







The five-year regulatory metrics provide an overview of the VBA’s operations since its commencement on 1 July 2013.

Information dating from before 1 July 2013 relates to the former Building Commission and Plumbing Industry Commission.

Download the VBA's five-year metrics for 2011–2016 (XLSX, 46.28 KB).