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Book in for upcoming Single Touch payroll..

Members with 20 or more employees should already be using STP.

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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.

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Victorian Building and Construction Industry Forecast

Victoria continues to remain the star performer nationally for economic growth, with very strong population gains the main factor for the state’s rising employment...

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Industrial manslaughter laws will hinder safety and hurt small business

The prospect of a new criminal offence of industrial manslaughter will be devastating for the Victorian business sector.

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Casual Loading Offset Regulation takes effect

On 17 December 2018, the Fair Work Amendment (Casual Loading Offset) Regulation 2018 (Amending Regulation) was registered and took effect from 18 December 2018.

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Small business member alert: ‘Employsure’ in court over misleading...

On 21 December 2018, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) advised that it had initiated civil proceedings against employment relations company...

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4th Modular Construction and Pre-Fabrication ANZ 2019

The many benefits for prefabricated construction continue to reveal themselves—the significant merits of reduced on-site building time and improved overall build...

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VBA publishes a cluster of advice pieces for builders and surveyors

In late December 2018, the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) issued several advisory articles relevant to home builders.

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