TTIAA intentions are to be active within all Australian, State and Territories as well as expand the scope of membership and as such welcome all those working within the Australian Tiles & Tiling Industry. A foci, not just on the tiles and the tiling, but all the people that contribute, to make or form tiling systems.
TTIAA will represent & interact with State and Federal Governments, other associated building and construction industry associations notably on matters of tiles and tiling works/systems.
Participate, in working committees on matters of ISO/AS- Standards, which include Sustainable/Environmental tiling systems and processes of tile manufacturing and tiling installation:
Such as (but not limited to) Australian Standards committee BD – 044 (AS 3958.1 & 2—2007) and AS Committee BD-094 (AS HB 198-2014). The Green Building Council Australia (GBCA), The Flooring Institute Alliance the Housing Industry Australia (HIA), and the Swimming Pool & Spa Association (SPASA).
Australian Life Cycle Assessment Society and other such credible Industry Bodies, thus, embracing the Cradle to Grave concept that is; the life cycle of tiling systems.
Participate with other National Industries such as: Tile manufacturers, Adhesive/Grout/Waterproofing manufacturers of Australia; notably on matters of early entry point training such as retail outlets, tiling apprentices and or regular upskilling events for all those engage within the Australian Tiling Industry.
Establish and maintain a permanent professional development annual accreditation process for TTIAA’s members; notably tile retail outlets, tile installers and tiling water-proofers.
The Australian Tile & Tiling Industry under the Banner of TTIAA will promote the sale of tiles and tiling works as well as associated products, ensuring the consumer that; all the members who represent the Tiles & Tiling industry, endeavour to provide a unique experience to the Consumer and one that focuses on customer satisfaction, sustainable quality products and service.
TTIAA’s members are required and defined by the TTIAA Code of Ethics, and will provide tiles, associated products and tiling installation in compliance with Australian Consumer law, warranties on goods and services, the relevant ISO/Australian Standards and manufacturers recommendations.