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New penalties for unlicensed labour hire

As of 30 October 2019, substantial penalties apply to labour hire providers who don’t have a licence and to businesses that use an unlicensed.

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Master Builders' concerns about the new Cbus..

You may soon start to see communications coming from Cbus Super announcing the trialing of a new app called ‘Super Payment Checker’.

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Business seeks vital amendments to Workplace..

Employers are working with the Government, Opposition and cross bench to ensure these laws are fair. equitable and deliver improved workplace safety.

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Updated Wage Bulletins now available

On 30 May, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) awarded a 3 per cent increase to all modern Award wages, with wage-related allowances increasing proportionately.

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Workplace manslaughter laws: update #3

Recently, our team put forward Master Builders Victoria’s formal submission in response to the State Government’s Workplace Manslaughter Consultation Paper.

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FWC orders a 3 per cent increase in minimum wages

On 30 May, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) announced the Annual Wage Review 2018-19 Decision.

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Workplace manslaughter laws: update #2

The Workplace Manslaughter Taskforce met again on Thursday, 23 May, and Master Builders Victoria was once again present at the meeting to represent members’ interests...

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ABCC prosecutes CFMMEU for flouting Freedom of Association laws

The Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) has commenced proceedings in the Federal Court against the CFMMEU and one of its shop stewards, for allegedly...

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Tightened right-of-entry rules a step in the right direction

The Morrison Government has released a new regulation amending the current Fair Work Regulations 2009 to require union officials who hold Right of Entry (RoE) permits...

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