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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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Have your say in the review of the building and planning approvals process

We encourage members to share their insight dealing with issues in obtaining a planning and building permit, since it will help inform the Red Tape Commissioner’s...

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VBA updates the DB-U application form

The VBA has received our feedback and simplified the application and supporting documents. They are available for download from the VBA website here.

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Have you registered your company with the VBA?

Your company must be registered as a building practitioner if you want to do any of the following using your company name instead of your individual name...

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Workplace manslaughter laws: update #3

Recently, our team put forward Master Builders Victoria’s formal submission in response to the State Government’s Workplace Manslaughter Consultation Paper.

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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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