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Encourage your apprentice to take part in..

Do you employ a carpentry apprentice? If you do, encourage them to take part in Worldskills.

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Have your say: Better Apartments in Neighbourhoods..

DEWLP recently announced the release of the Better Apartments in Neighbourhoods Discussion Paper.

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Reducing exposure to silica dust

The exposure standard for crystalline silica, or silica dust, has been halved from 1.0mg/m3 to 0.05mg/m3.

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Book in for upcoming Single Touch payroll workshops

Members who have fewer than 20 employees under their payroll are advised that from 1 July 2019, the new Single Touch Payroll (STP) system becomes mandatory for the...

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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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Regional Victoria still holding off against Melbourne’s housing downswing

ABS building approvals data released for regional Victoria continues to show that the decline in housing remains concentrated in the Melbourne metropolitan area...

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Workplace manslaughter laws: an update

Master Builders Victoria is committed to being part of a fair and rational solution to improve safety outcomes on construction sites, but from the standpoint that...

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10 essential business planning steps for the building industry

Preparing a basic business plan helps you focus on the areas that have the greatest influence on your business’ health and profitability.

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