HIA provides leadership in the recognition of environmentally responsible residential building and land development through its GreenSmart program.
GreenSmart was established by HIA in 1999 to promote practical, affordable and durable environmental solutions for residential design and construction.
GreenSmart Professional The GreenSmart Professional Accreditation Course provides Australia’s housing industry with environmental awareness and recognised skills for more sustainable residential design and construction.
GreenSmart Guidance Notes GreenSmart guidance notes include government rebate information and a guidance booklet on how to use GreenSmart principles to help design and build environmentally friendly, comfortable and cost efficient homes.
GreenSmart Leaders and Partners Find sustainable products and leadership in creating sustainable homes and developments through HIA GreenSmart Leaders and Partners.
GreenSmart on Display HIA recognises a variety of display villages, homes and residential communities across Australia which adopt the GreenSmart principles and showcase how home buyers can incorporate GreenSmart into their new home.
GreenSmart Awards The HIA GreenSmart Awards set the benchmark in progressive building techniques and products. They are dedicated to recognise excellence in environmental home construction and design, resource management and sustainable community developments.
GreenSmart Publications Get the latest on GreenSmart initiatives and new techniques with GreenSmart magazine and online newsletters.