VALE Max Croxford

30 January 2018

The Australian Institute of Building Surveyors wish to advise of the passing of Mr Max Croxford, a Life Fellow of AIBS and the retired head of the State Government Building Department. 

Sadly, Max passed away last Thursday 24th January 2018 after a distinguished life in Building Surveying.

It was two days before Australia Day, the day on which he was honoured eight years ago and received the high accolade of Public Service Medal (PSM) in recognition of his contribution to Building.

He is a past National President of AIBS, member of WOBO and past convenor of the Pan Pacific Conference held in Melbourne and as Deputy commissioner to Lyall Dix, led the radical reforms to privatisation in Victoria, which have held up well for 25 years.

Max’s family have advised his funeral will be held at the Uniting Church, Berwick this Thursday, 1 February @ 10.30am. 

On behalf of the Board and members, AIBS extend their deepest condolences to Max’s wife Jeanette, son Robert and daughter Debbie and their families, and to his many friends and colleagues.