Melanie Fasham joins review panel; cladding..

The state government has formed an expert panel to review the state’s building system, including Immediate Past President Melanie Fasham.

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CPC qualification updates – MBTI calls..

A fundamental responsibility of Master Builders Training Institute (MBTI) is to ensure our training reflects current industry practices and needs.

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WorkSafe Victoria focus on falls prevention,..

Worksafe Victoria focuses on the prevention of falls with an awareness program that highlights prevention controls.

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Latest News

Melanie Fasham joins review panel; cladding rectification levy begins 1 January

In accord with the state government’s plans to implement a new building permit levy to fund rectification works by Cladding Safety Victoria, the VBA has announced...

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CPC qualification updates – MBTI calls for industry volunteers

We are seeking industry representatives willing to provide input for the design of the new Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) and Diploma of...

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WorkSafe Victoria focus on falls prevention, 18 November – 14 February

The safety ‘blitz’ includes an awareness of facts and statistics that underscore the importance of attention to detail in making work sites safe places to operate.

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Latest Media Releases

MASTER BUILDERS VICTORIA ‘FRUSTRATED AND DISAPPOINTED’ WITH NEW WORKPLACE...

Master Builders Victoria today expressed frustration and disappointment that controversial workplace manslaughter laws have now passed the Victorian Legislative...

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BUSINESS CALLS ON PARLIAMENT TO GET WORKPLACE MANSLAUGHTER LAWS RIGHT

If passed as drafted, this law risks failing to create safer workplaces while imposing fines of around $16 million and up to 20 years jail for employers responsible...

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Latest Submissions

Registration and licensing of building trades – Master Builders Victoria...

Master Builders Victoria (‘Master Builders’) is the leading voice in building and construction in Victoria and welcomes the opportunity to provide input into...

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Master Builders Victoria submission in response to the workplace manslaughter...

Master Builders Victoria submission in response to the workplace manslaughter consultation paper, 30 May 2019

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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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