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Overview of recent government action in response..

The Victorian and federal governments have offered support on several fronts since the effects of the bushfires took hold.

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Health and safety update – concerns about..

Members operating throughout most parts of Victoria are likely to experience ‘very poor’ or ‘hazardous’ air quality intermittently.

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Beginning the year with 2020 vision

Help ensure a fantastic year in 2020

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New penalties for unlicensed labour hire

The penalties will be imposed by the Labour Hire Licensing Authority, which was established in April 2019, as part of the Victorian Labour Hire Licensing scheme...

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Reminder: New OHS code amendments in effect as of 19 December 2019

Amendments to 11 compliance codes made under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (OHS Act) came into effect Thursday 19 December 2019.

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Master Builders' concerns about the new Cbus 'Super Payment Checker' app

We have been engaging with Cbus to raise a series of concerns about the Super Payment Checker app, following a presentation made by Cbus on the app and its use,...

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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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