Sector Committee meeting: Housing/Country/MM&S

Details from the 18 September joint meeting of the Housing, Country and MM&S Sector Group Committees.

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Responsibilities of partnerships in the business..

Be aware of recent changes to the Building Act 1993 pertaining to partnerships.

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Mandatory trades registration and licensing..

Master Builders Victoria welcomes the passing of the Building Amendment (Registration of Building Trades and Other Matters) Bill 2018 through Parliame

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Latest News

Sector Committee meeting: Housing/Country/MM&S

On 18 September, Master Builders hosted a joint meeting with the Housing, Country and MM&S Sector Group Committee at the Master Builders Victoria main office in...

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Responsibilities of partnerships in the business of building

The recent changes to the Building Act 1993 (the Act) provide that any offence done by a registered builder, who is in a partnership, will mean that each other member...

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AusNet Services presentation at the Gippsland AGM

One of the key topics discussed were new power connection delays experienced by members in Gippsland, who many voiced strong concerns over the impact this has had...

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Latest Media Releases

Disputes panel issues two contentious site allowance majority determinations

An appeal against the Westgate Tunnel determination has been lodged with the Fair Work Commission by one of the affected subcontractors. It is understood that subject...

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New Suburban Rail Loop – a big idea but a long way to go

“Master Builders Victoria welcomes major transport infrastructure construction plans, like today’s announcement of the Suburban Rail Loop that could potentially...

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Latest Submissions

Small Business Regulation Review submission

Master Builders Association of Victoria (Master Builders) welcomes the opportunity to provide feedback to the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport...

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Draft Central Melbourne Design Guide:Comment on June 2018 Draft for Exhibition

Master Builders supports the intent of the draft CMDG which is an initiative designed to improve the dialogue among builders, developers and planners.

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Latest Economic Information

State Budget: Big investment, only part of the solution

“We applaud the Treasurer of Victoria on the record $13.7 billion commitment in 2018-19 on our state’s infrastructure—taking the average infrastructure spend...

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Victoria’s economic strength lies in healthy focus on building and construction...

The Victorian economy remains robust, with the latest economic data showing the state is exceeding the national average across all economic indicators.

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