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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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Tightened right-of-entry rules a step in the right direction

The Morrison Government has released a new regulation amending the current Fair Work Regulations 2009 to require union officials who hold Right of Entry (RoE) permits...

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Notice of union rally, Wednesday 10 April

The rally provides a public platform for CFMEU leadership to applaud Bill Shorten’s promise to abolish the industry regulator (Australian Building and Construction...

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New online system for building permits applications commences 1 July

The Victorian Building Authority (VBA) is in the process of creating a new Building Activity Management System (BAMS), a new online system for the application and...

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Update: CFMEU Pattern EBA 2016-2018 - March 2019 Wage Increase

Master Builders has received queries from a number of members covered by the standard version of the CFMEU Pattern EBA 2016-2018 (the Agreement), seeking clarification...

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Latest ABS data illustrates why ABCC must be retained

The latest ABS data shows that the rate of strikes and illegal stoppages in the construction industry has doubled, accounting for almost half of the entire Australian...

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Eight simple steps to reviewing your building business

This guide will help you focus on the elements important to make a positive difference and help you do better in the future. Take a few minutes to answer this handful...

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