Koste Construction Cost Guide For Property Builders & Investors

Australia Building Construction Cost 

Construction Cost Table

Australia Building Construction Cost 

Construction Cost Table

Koste Building Constructions Cost guide provides a great tool for property builders and investors to have a better understanding of the building cost. Also, the tables provide great comparison and insights of the construction costs in major cities in Australia. Follow this guide based on the information provided by AIQS.

Residential
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
 Standard House (Basic) $1417$1243$1357$1057$1153$1224
 Standard House (Medium) $1653$1530$1583$1579$1812$1837
 Standard House (High) $5211$2623$3958$2340$2745$2296
 Townhouse $2362$1887$2261$1656$1702$1837
 Apartments - Low Rise $2244$2013$2148$1734$1921$2143
 Apartments - High Rise (Medium) $2493$2568$2387$2453$2360$2449
 Apartments - High Rise (High) $2965$2896$2839$3270$2470$3673
Accommodation
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Motels$2830$2459$2710$2537$3129$2726
Hotels (Suburban single or double storey )$3387$2678$2968$2551$3129$2998
Hotels (Medium to high rise)$4516$3333$3505$3834$3568$3592
Office
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Suburban
up to 3 storeys
$2359$2350$2258$1959$2031$2296
Suburban bank
up to 3 storeys
$4099*$2710$3355$3788*
Low rise
up to 3 storeys
$3100*$2968$2946$2306$2985
Medium – high rise
up to 15 storeys
$3369$2768$3226$3000$2745$3291
High rise
up to 35 storeys
$4043$3649$3871$3300$3239*
High rise
over 35 storeys
$5500$3716$4516$4400**
Industrial
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Single storey factory with small span for light industry$1011$793$968$832$933$734
Single storey factory with large span for heavy industry$1101$755$1097$944$1043$845
Single storey warehouse$808$793$774$725$714$734
Multi storey warehouse$1752*$1677$1550**
Shopping
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Single storey retail shop or showroom $1772$1202$1696$958$1317$918
Single storey suburban supermarket of large chain $2008$1508$1922$1579$1372$1496
Regional complex up to three storeys $2837$2517$2581$2185$2196$1837
Central Business District (CBD) store$3474$3523$3226$2946$2800$2296
Health
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Single storey district hospital $5384$3661$3613$3538$4007$4171
Multi storey general hospital (200 beds)$5842$4864$5161$4722$6038$6284
Multi storey maternity hospital (100 beds)$6079$4645$4645$4327$5490$5285
Single storey medical centre $3647$3060$2710$2157$2909$2526
Child care centres$2432$2055*$1861$2635$2679
Community care centres$2895$2011$1935$1677$2635$2296
Civic Buildings
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
500 person capacity main hall$2657$2328$2544$2058$2251$1913
750 person capacity main hall$3556$3146$3355$3002$2690$2602
1000 person capacity main hall$4796$3775$4258$3397$3843$3214
2000 person capacity main hall$5623$4153$4774$4384$4172$3520
Library$3369$3115$3226$2932$3568$3309
Court House$4796$4027$4258$3538$3843$6143
Police Station$2965$3523$2839$2847$3513$4567
Educational
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Primary school$2598$2066$2488$1410$3074$2788
Secondary school$2610$2082$2601$1959$3239$2351
School laboratory block $3161$3006$2940$2847$3513$2755
Technical College$2837$2568$2770$2551$2800$2477
Residential college$3387$2896$2770$2551$2800$2372
Administration block $2762$2678$2452$2749$3019$2755
Tutorial and lecture room block $3343$2894$2968$2777$3129$2908
Lecture theatre$3924$3410$3484$3341$3294$3520
Library $3343$3115$2968$3143$3074$2602
Laboratory and science block $5500$3552$4645$4130$3843$4439
Recreational
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Social sports club up to two storeys$2507$2678$3392$2537$2690$2659
Single storey sports pavilion$2115$2241$3053$2002$2141$1995
Basketball centre$1405$1803$2488$1311$1921$1427
Squash court (standard finish)$1488$1694$2544$1494$2141$1509
Squash court (high standard)$1777$2202$2657$1748$2306$2050
Bowling alley $1935*$1935**$1391
Single storey community recreation centre $1449$1803$2375$1650$2635$1459
Cinema$3173*$3226$2255$3129$2449
Miscellaneous
  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Single storey tavern $2696$3410$2581$3425**
Single storey service station $2126$1950$2035$1846**
Single storey aged persons home infirmary$2894$2022$2770$1987$2635$2143
Single or double storey aged person housing units$2291$2241$2194$2058$2800$2449
Church hall (standard)$1772$1312$1696$1198$1208$1224
Church (basic design)$2126$1749$2035$1550$2306$1837
Church (high quality)$4488$3552$4297$3242$3129$2992
Standard amenities block minimum finishes$3484$3020$3336*$2580$1837

Residential 

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
 Standard House (Basic) $1417$1243$1357$1057$1153$1224
 Standard House (Medium) $1653$1530$1583$1579$1812$1837
 Standard House (High) $5211$2623$3958$2340$2745$2296
 Townhouse $2362$1887$2261$1656$1702$1837
 Apartments - Low Rise $2244$2013$2148$1734$1921$2143
 Apartments - High Rise (Medium) $2493$2568$2387$2453$2360$2449
 Apartments - High Rise (High) $2965$2896$2839$3270$2470$3673

Accommodation

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Motels$2830$2459$2710$2537$3129$2726
Hotels (Suburban single or double storey )$3387$2678$2968$2551$3129$2998
Hotels (Medium to high rise)$4516$3333$3505$3834$3568$3592

Offices

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Suburban
up to 3 storeys
$2359$2350$2258$1959$2031$2296
Suburban bank
up to 3 storeys
$4099*$2710$3355$3788*
Low rise
up to 3 storeys
$3100*$2968$2946$2306$2985
Medium – high rise
up to 15 storeys
$3369$2768$3226$3000$2745$3291
High rise
up to 35 storeys
$4043$3649$3871$3300$3239*
High rise
over 35 storeys
$5500$3716$4516$4400**

Industrial 

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Single storey factory with small span for light industry$1011$793$968$832$933$734
Single storey factory with large span for heavy industry$1101$755$1097$944$1043$845
Single storey warehouse$808$793$774$725$714$734
Multi storey warehouse$1752*$1677$1550**

Shopping

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Single storey retail shop or showroom $1772$1202$1696$958$1317$918
Single storey suburban supermarket of large chain $2008$1508$1922$1579$1372$1496
Regional complex up to three storeys $2837$2517$2581$2185$2196$1837
Central Business District (CBD) store$3474$3523$3226$2946$2800$2296

Health

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Single storey district hospital $5384$3661$3613$3538$4007$4171
Multi storey general hospital (200 beds)$5842$4864$5161$4722$6038$6284
Multi storey maternity hospital (100 beds)$6079$4645$4645$4327$5490$5285
Single storey medical centre $3647$3060$2710$2157$2909$2526
Child care centres$2432$2055*$1861$2635$2679
Community care centres$2895$2011$1935$1677$2635$2296

Civic Buildings

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
500 person capacity main hall$2657$2328$2544$2058$2251$1913
750 person capacity main hall$3556$3146$3355$3002$2690$2602
1000 person capacity main hall$4796$3775$4258$3397$3843$3214
2000 person capacity main hall$5623$4153$4774$4384$4172$3520
Library$3369$3115$3226$2932$3568$3309
Court House$4796$4027$4258$3538$3843$6143
Police Station$2965$3523$2839$2847$3513$4567

Educational

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Primary school$2598$2066$2488$1410$3074$2788
Secondary school$2610$2082$2601$1959$3239$2351
School laboratory block $3161$3006$2940$2847$3513$2755
Technical College$2837$2568$2770$2551$2800$2477
Residential college$3387$2896$2770$2551$2800$2372
Administration block $2762$2678$2452$2749$3019$2755
Tutorial and lecture room block $3343$2894$2968$2777$3129$2908
Lecture theatre$3924$3410$3484$3341$3294$3520
Library $3343$3115$2968$3143$3074$2602
Laboratory and science block $5500$3552$4645$4130$3843$4439

Recreational 

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Social sports club up to two storeys$2507$2678$3392$2537$2690$2659
Single storey sports pavilion$2115$2241$3053$2002$2141$1995
Basketball centre$1405$1803$2488$1311$1921$1427
Squash court (standard finish)$1488$1694$2544$1494$2141$1509
Squash court (high standard)$1777$2202$2657$1748$2306$2050
Bowling alley $1935*$1935**$1391
Single storey community recreation centre $1449$1803$2375$1650$2635$1459
Cinema$3173*$3226$2255$3129$2449

Miscellaneous

  Sydney  Brisbane  Melbourne  Perth  Adelaide  Canberra 
Single storey tavern $2696$3410$2581$3425**
Single storey service station $2126$1950$2035$1846**
Single storey aged persons home infirmary$2894$2022$2770$1987$2635$2143
Single or double storey aged person housing units$2291$2241$2194$2058$2800$2449
Church hall (standard)$1772$1312$1696$1198$1208$1224
Church (basic design)$2126$1749$2035$1550$2306$1837
Church (high quality)$4488$3552$4297$3242$3129$2992
Standard amenities block minimum finishes$3484$3020$3336*$2580$1837

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