NSW residents should ready their pockets as the average cost of paving installation in the state increased by 83% this financial year. Based on data recorded by ServiceSeeking.com.au, paving rates shot up to $55/m2 from last year's $30/m2.
Budget prices of paving services in NSW also went up. From $30/m2 in FY14, they're now at $35/m2 — a 17% rise. Premium rates of paving experts also rose by 44%, so they're now at $65/m2.
SA and WA saw their average paving rates increase in FY15 as well. However, it's interesting to note that these two states have the lowest average prices for paving services across Australia. WA, with a 10% hike, has the lowest average rate at $22/m2. Meanwhile, SA, which saw a 25% price jump, has the second lowest average rate at $35/m2. ACT, despite a 7% decline, still has the highest average cost of paving services, which is $70/m2.
Wondering which business to hire? You can view the list of the top paving experts in NSW on the site, and you can also post your job here. As many as 12 businesses can send their quotes within hours after your job is posted.