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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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Economic update: state and federal treasurers’ addresses

Victoria is likely a more relevant summary for most members, but the national update will also give some context around federal stimulus programs.

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Version 5.1 Industry Guidelines: Face Masks

After the Government’s announcement regarding mandatory use of face masks from 11:59 pm Wednesday 22 July, a further update has been made to the Building and Construction...

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Finance solutions for construction-based businesses

There are still many loans available designed specifically to assist construction companies operate their business, build, hold or sell their projects. The following...

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Tighter restrictions for Victoria-NSW border crossing

As of midnight Tuesday July 21, all current permits for crossing the border will expire and those wishing to cross the border will need to re-apply.

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Face coverings to become mandatory in Melbourne and Mitchell Shire

On Sunday, 19 July 2020, Victorian Premier Dan Andrews announced that wearing face coverings will be mandatory for people older than 12 in Melbourne and Mitchell...

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JobTrainer package will support apprenticeships and enhance skills programs

The Prime Minster today announced the new ‘JobTrainer’ package to support apprenticeships and new skills programs.

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