The Association of Wall and Ceiling Industries (AWCI) Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) is the peak representative body for contractors, suppliers and manufacturers throughout the wall and ceiling industries.

We are dedicated to delivering better business outcomes for our members and the broader industry, and advocating on their behalf. We are also the leading provider of technical and product information, education and training.

A key aspect of our work is in fostering connections and networking opportunities throughout the wall and ceiling industry. We believe that the ability to share knowledge, best practices and business opportunities is beneficial for the entire industry.

Our mission is to provide services and undertake activities that enhance our member's ability to run a successful business.
AWCI Code of Ethics

Code of Ethics

The Association of Wall and Ceiling Industries (AWCI) Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) Code of Ethics outlines the standards to which all of our members are expected to operate. It encompasses how professionals should approach problems, and AWCI’s overarching ethical principles based on our core values. AWCI expects all of its members to assist in furthering the objectives and interests of the association, and to provide a courteous, safe and reliable service to their clients at all times. Any breach of our Code of Conduct will be investigated and further action may be taken by the AWCI.

Apprentices & The Trade

Have you recently finished high school, but you’re not entirely sure where to next? Have you considered an apprenticeship? It could be exactly what you’re looking for. An apprenticeship offers a whole raft of benefits for young people, from paid employment straight out of school, through to plenty of on-the-job training opportunities. With all the real-world skills that you’ll be learning, you can set yourself up for a hugely successful career. Best of all, the Australian wall and ceiling industry is worth millions of dollars annually. This means that employers are always on the look-out for enthusiastic workers.

AWCI Apprenticeships and The Trade
AWCI FAQs

FAQs

Questions? Queries? Concerns? We’ve put together answers to some of our most frequently asked questions especially for you. From information on the benefits of becoming an AWCI member, right through to the history of the association, you’ll find plenty of accurate, up-to-date information in this section of the site.

And, if you still can’t seem to find the answer to your question, simply contact our friendly team. We’re always here and more than happy to help.

Find a Contractor

Are you looking for a wall and ceiling professional on whom you can rely? Someone who upholds the highest ethical and professional standards? Who provides a courteous and reliable service at all times and always works safely? Who keep their equipment in good working order and are clean and tidy at all times? Then why not try the AWCI’s database of contractors? By choosing an AWCI member, you can rest assured that your wall and ceiling professional has been fully vetted and will provide an outstanding quality of workmanship and service at all times.

AWCI Find a Contractor

Our Team (National)

AWCI ANZ Executive Committee Members

PRESIDENT
Tony Roberts
Macquarie Drywall Pty Ltd

VICE PRESIDENT
Stuart Phelps
Tauranga Plasterers

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Stephen Langridge
Langridge Ceilings

NSW STATE AFFILIATE
Tony Roberts
Macquarie Drywall Pty Ltd

QLD STATE AFFILIATE
John Kelly
Supreme Interiors Pty Ltd

SA STATE AFFILIATE
Stephen Langridge
Langridge Ceilings

TAS STATE AFFILIATE
Clinton Steele
Brock Plaster

VIC STATE AFFILIATE
Harry Chudasko
Chad Plaster Contracting

WA STATE AFFILIATE
Kim Prout
Life Member AWCI WA

NZ REPRESENTATIVE
Stuart Phelps
Tauranga Plasterers

BCG PLASTERBOARD
Dave Rodek

CSR GYPROCK
Richard Halbert

JAMES HARDIE
Allan Smith

KNAUF PLASTERBOARD
Peter Rodgers

RONDO BUILDING SERVICES
Melanie Picken

USG BORAL
Gerard Moran

WINSTONE WALLBOARDS
Peter Collins

AWCI ANZ Technical Committee

The Technical Committee is the industry advisory body to the Australia and New Zealand Executive Committee. The committee functions have been defined in six key areas as standard agenda items, with subject matter addressed under the following:

TECHNICAL | O H & S | TRAINING | ENERGY BEST PRACTICE | ENVIRONMENT & CONSERVATION | AS/NZ STANDARDS

For input or feedback by members or interested parties please address your state representative, who can advise or place on the national agenda

AWCI ANZ
Technical Manager
technical@awci.org.au
Phone: (03) 9809 1946

AWCI NSW
Tony Roberts
tonyr@macquariedrywall.com.au
Phone: 0409 453 564

AWCI QLD
John Kelly
john@piwc.com.au
Phone: 0438 838 570

AWCI SA
Steve Langridge
steve@langridgeceilings.com.au
Phone: 0411 506 883

AWCI VIC
Robert Voight
rvogt@kakosi.com
Phone: 0416 178 440

AWCI WA
Kim Prout
kim.prout@bigpond.com
Phone: 0407 988 465

AWCI NZ
Stuart Phelps
stuart@taurangaplasterers.co.nz
Phone: +64 2171 6310

BGC
Dave Rodek
dar@bgc.com.au
Phone: 0427 964 559

CSR
Angus Kell
akell@csr.com.au
Phone: 0459 820 506

JAMES HARDIE
Jorge Paz
Jorg.Paz@jameshardie.com.au
Phone: 0404 018 871

KNAUF
Ben Wright
ben.wright@knaufplasterboard.com.au
Phone: 0418 533 408

RONDO
Craig Keen
craig.keen@rondo.com.au
Phone: 0409 828 347

STUDCO
Sam McKechnie
Sam.mckechnie@studcosystems.com.au
Phone: 0439 002 722

USG BORAL
Ron Bissett
ron.bissett@usgboral.com
Phone: 0401 895 475

WINSTONE WALLBOARDS
Kevin Skeats
Sceats.family@xtra.co.nz
Phone: +64 274 774 379

TASMANIA TAFE
Warren Banks
warren.banks@tastafe.adu.au
Phone: 0438 178 440

AWCI ANZ RTO

To be confirmed