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Mandatory Registration and Licensing of Tradespeople – now delayed until 2022

Mandatory Registration and Licensing of Tradespeople..

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the commencement date of the new carpentry trades registration and licensing scheme has been delayed.

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Master Builders Victoria Calls for Changes to Cladding Bill

MBV Calls for Changes to Cladding Bill

Master Builders Victoria yesterday wrote to the Victorian Government expressing its concerns over and call for changes to the Cladding Safety.

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Vic/NSW Border

Victoria-NSW border region update

Click for more info about updates to the Victoria-NSW border crossing requirements.

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Update: JobKeeper payments

One frequently asked question we receive relates to the payment of JobKeeper and the employees’ wages under the scheme.

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HomeBuilder Grant online applications now available

The State Revenue Office of Victoria now offers HomeBuilder Grant applications online.

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High Risk COVID Safe Plan for the Building and Construction Industry -...

Building and construction businesses that are permitted to continue to operate during Stage 4 restrictions now need to have a High-Risk COVID Safe Plan in place....

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More clarification of Stage 4 restrictions for building and construction

After discussions between Master Builders Victoria, industry groups and government this afternoon the state government has made some further clarifications to Stage...

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Extention of HomeBuilder in Victoria

The Commissioner of State Revenue has used his discretion to extend the construction commencement requirement for the HomeBuilder grant for a further three months.

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Regional Victoria restrictions under Stage 3

Stage three restrictions remain in place for regional Victoria after having taken effect as of 5 August at 11.59 pm. There are only four reasons to leave the home:...

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