“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 to $10.1 billion per annum over the next four years,” Radley de Silva, CEO Master Builders Victoria, said.
“This action suggests the Government understands the importance of the building and construction sector to Victoria’s economy,” Mr de Silva said. “Our sector’s contribution cannot be understated—we are the largest full-time employer in Victoria and taxation from property and land transfers still accounts for more than 45 per cent of the government’s revenue—demonstrating just how important building is for our state.
Overview of recent government action in response to..
The Victorian and federal governments have offered support on several fronts since the effects of the bushfires took hold.
Health and safety update – concerns about air quality
Members operating throughout most parts of Victoria are likely to experience ‘very poor’ or ‘hazardous’ air quality.