About Us

Established 1984

The Affective Group is the business name of Affective Services Australia Pty Ltd, a civil contracting company strong in resources, equipment, experience and people. Established in 1984 by the Stewart family, reputable success over the decades has enabled the company to become a market leader in demolition, asbestos removal, civil contracting, site decontamination and remediation, recycling, plant hire, bulk haulage, traffic control, PFAS remediation, industry dust control and rail infrastructure maintenance.

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Working across the commercial, government, industrial, mining and private sectors, we pride ourselves in our ability to deliver the job on time and to the high standards our repeat clientele have come to enjoy.

Using the latest and most well maintained equipment thanks to our team of highly experienced workshop mechanics, backed by over 100 skilled and motivated operational staff, The Affective Group is capable of successfully executing works from $50k - $10m.

We enjoy a loyal long-standing relationship with many clients who also share our passion and vision for the civil industry and its fundamental role in our societies people and future.

Our team

Our team is over 100 people strong, dedicated to delivering to our clients requests and requirements in a safe and cost effective manner.

Our culture focuses on helping us achieve our vision,
whilst being mindful of our history,
as we accelerate into an even greater future.

Our purpose

At The Affective Group, our purpose is to

Create, provide and improve space to live, to work and to play – for the greater community

Underpinning this, our philosophy is a commitment to the importance of:

  • People
  • Ethics
  • Leadership
  • Integrity
  • Safety
  • Industry passion
  • Environment

These commitments enable The Affective Group to deliver successful projects every time. The high standard of values and principles embedded into the fabric of the company for almost four decades allows The Affective Group to make a positive difference to the quality of life for our people, customers and communities.

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Women in Civil

The Affective Group is proactive in supporting the rise and future of women in the civil industry. Learn more about the Women In Civil programme and the roles women are playing within our group of companies.

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Find out more about our commitment to creating and extending opportunities for Indigenous people in our company, engagement with Indigenous-owned businesses and cultural awareness.

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The Affective Group have had a long and loyal standing with the Illawarra Community, including sponsoring local sporting teams and donating to many causes close to their hearts.

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