Responsibility for the overall management of the Australian Institute of Building (AIB) lies with its Council.The AIB Council comprises Office Bearers, the immediate Past National President, and a nominee from each of the AIB Chapters.

The AIB National Council elected at the annual general meeting held in Brisbane on 2 September 2017 comprises:

Paul Heather AM FAIB
National President
David Burnell FAIBNational Senior Vice President
Peter Henden FAIB

National Vice President
John Gaskin AM FAIBNational Vice President
Norman Faifer FAIB
Immediate Past National President
Ben Mathers MAIB
New South Wales Chapter Nominee
Jeffrey Palmer FAIB
Queensland Chapter Nominee
Geoff Penley FAIBSouth Australia Chapter Nominee
Barney Phillips FAIB

Tasmania Chapter Nominee
Scott Reid FAIBVictoria Chapter Nominee
Jason Thomson FAIB

West Australian Chapter Nominee
Ron Webber FAIB
Australian Capital Territory Chapter Nominee
Lap Wa Lam FAIBHong Kong Chapter Nominee