The size and importance of the building and construction industry in Victoria cannot be overestimated. This is the most important sector for the State – in terms of what it delivers to the economy and the community. The sector doesn’t just deliver jobs, output and a disproportionate amount of taxation revenue – but it also delivers the houses and social infrastructure like roads, transport, parks, hospitals, schools and aged-care facilities - that are needed for Victorians to maintain the living standards that they have come to expect.
Overview of recent government action in response to..
The Victorian and federal governments have offered support on several fronts since the effects of the bushfires took hold.
Health and safety update – concerns about air quality
Members operating throughout most parts of Victoria are likely to experience ‘very poor’ or ‘hazardous’ air quality.