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2019 Housing Award Winners

Larkin and Drought Builders wins twin titles..

Larkin and Drought Builders Pty Ltd received dual awards for Master Builder of the Year and Regional Residential Builder of the Year.

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Member alert: CFMEU correspondence regarding EBAs

The CFMEU has sent out bulk correspondence regarding commencement of enterprise agreement negotiations.

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Head contractor penalised for discriminating..

The Federal Court imposed penalties totaling $108,875 against the CFMEU for attempts to coerce a subcontractor into making an enterprise agreement.

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2020 Master Builders Victoria Apprentice of the Year Awards - nominations...

If you have a third- or fourth-year apprentice whom you’d like to recognise for their skill and commitment to their trade, let us know by submitting your nominations...

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Mandatory registration for engineering underscores importance for industry

The passing of the Professional Engineers Registration Bill 2019 on Wednesday 28 August will ensure that professional engineers in Victoria operating in structural,...

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New OHS regulations for crystalline silica

There are new, interim occupational health and safety regulations in place to control risks associated with engineered stone, with a quantity of 80 per cent or greater...

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Full federal court rules on personal leave accrual

A full federal court majority held that full-time and part-time employees are entitled to 10 ordinary ‘working days’ of personal/carer’s leave per year under...

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CEO Rebecca Casson stresses importance of using registered builders and...

On Channel 10 News last night, CEO Rebecca Casson spoke positively about the overall good reputation of the building and construction industry, condemning the reported...

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Small Business Regulation Review (Construction) launched at the BLSC

The government recently introduced reforms on the back of feedback from Master Builders and other industry voices to alleviate red tape for small building and construction...

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