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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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Larkin and Drought Builders wins twin titles as Master Builder of the Year

On Friday evening, 11 October, an audience of over 900 witnessed Larkin and Drought Builders Pty Ltd receive dual awards for Master Builder of the Year and Regional...

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Member alert: CFMEU correspondence regarding EBAs

Members are advised not to provide copies of a notice of representational rights to employees or to agree to commence negotiations unless or until a decision is...

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Head contractor penalised for discriminating against subcontractor

Last week, the Federal Court imposed penalties totaling $108,875 against the CFMEU and a head contractor for their attempts to coerce a subcontractor into making...

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Site allowance increase from 1 October 2019

In accordance with Appendix C of Industry EBA 2011-2015 and CFMEU Pattern EBA 2016-2018, site allowances and project values are to be adjusted by 1.8 per cent (all...

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Deadline approaches for labour-hire license applications

The Victorian government is reminding labour-hire business that they have until 30 October 2019 to register for the government’s new accreditation scheme or face...

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Master Builders Australia launches 2020 mentoring program to boost careers...

Master Builders Australia launches its 2020 national mentoring program to increase the employment of women in the building and construction industry.

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