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covid 19

Restart package will help businesses recover from lockdowns

The State and Federal Governments have today announced a joint financial assistance package for Victorian business which will give them the support and confidence they need to rebound from Lockdowns Four and Five.

28 July 2021

economy

Support for Victorian businesses announced in major Federal and State government package

On our first day out of lockdown, the Federal and Victorian Governments have announced a further $400 million in business support measures. Here is everything you and your business need to know.

28 July 2021

economy

Victorian Chamber launches Grant Finder online tool

The Victorian Chamber has today launched a new member-exclusive service, the Grant Finder online tool, to make it quicker and easier for Victorian businesses to access grants applicable to their operations and projects.

26 July 2021

federal government

Victorian Chamber Grant Finder: helping your business secure government support and grants

From sole traders to large businesses, members of the Victorian Chamber will never again miss an opportunity to take advantage of government support with this exclusive tool.

26 July 2021

covid 19

Victorian businesses receive $484.3 million in financial support during Lockdown Five

The State Government has announced further financial support for Victorian businesses in response to Lockdown Five, now totalling $484.3 million in support for businesses and workers.

21 July 2021

covid 19

Victorian Chamber welcomes Federal and State Government support

Today’s announcement of immediate support is crucial to the many businesses and workers who were only just recovering from Lockdown Four.

16 July 2021

covid 19

Federal and State to provide support for workers and businesses to see them through Lockdown Five

The Federal and State Governments have united to provide much-needed assistance for Victorian workers and businesses impacted by Lockdown Five.

16 July 2021

federal government

Victorian Chamber Grant Finder: discover every government grant available to your business

The VCCI is excited to announce our latest service for our members: Grant Finder. Find every government grant and support available to help you build, grow, and expand your business.

14 July 2021

federal government

Don't miss out on grants and incentives to help save on tax this EOFY

With the end of financial year fast approaching, Pitcher Partners share their insights on the limited-time grants and tax incentives available that businesses and individuals can take advantage of.

15 June 2021

economy

Business welcomes Federal Government disaster payment for workers

The Victorian Chamber welcomes today’s announcement that the Federal Government will provide a one-off disaster payment for vulnerable workers who have been stood down from their jobs or lost casual shifts as a result of the lockdown in Victoria.

03 June 2021

economy

Federal Government announces Disaster Recovery Payment for Victorians

The Federal Government has announced assistance for Victorian workers impacted by Lockdown Four with a disaster payment for those who have missed a week of work or more.

03 June 2021

economy

New digital platform launched to connect local businesses

The Federal Government has launched a new digital platform, Capability Connection, to help manufacturers and suppliers do business and bolster local supply chains.

01 June 2021

economy

Federal ‘Bounce Back’ Budget to get women and young people into work and grow Australia's economy

The Victorian Chamber welcomes the Federal Government’s ‘Bounce Back’ Budget which will boost the digital economy, skills and jobs, and make the workplace more appealing for women, to assist our recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

State and Federal Budgets

11 May 2021

economy

2021-22 Federal Budget: what Victorian businesses need to know

Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg MP has unveiled a ‘Bounce Back’ Budget which aims to boost Australia’s economy by creating jobs, improving skills and investing in the digital economy.

State and Federal Budgets

11 May 2021

federal government

Federal Parliament pass historic changes to Fair Work Act

Amendments to the Fair Work Act have passed both houses of Federal Parliament, bringing significant changes for the rights of casual workers and the businesses who employ them.

23 March 2021

economy

Fifty per cent wage subsidy for new apprentices extended

The Federal Government has announced the extension of the apprenticeship wage subsidy program: Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements, better knowns as the BAC Program.

11 March 2021


covid 19

Restart package will help businesses recover from lockdowns

28 July 2021

economy

Support for Victorian businesses announced in major Federal and State government package

28 July 2021

economy

Victorian Chamber launches Grant Finder online tool

26 July 2021

federal government

Victorian Chamber Grant Finder: helping your business secure government support and grants

26 July 2021

covid 19

Victorian businesses receive $484.3 million in financial support during Lockdown Five

21 July 2021

covid 19

Victorian Chamber welcomes Federal and State Government support

16 July 2021

covid 19

Federal and State to provide support for workers and businesses to see them through Lockdown Five

16 July 2021

federal government

Victorian Chamber Grant Finder: discover every government grant available to your business

14 July 2021

federal government

Don't miss out on grants and incentives to help save on tax this EOFY

15 June 2021

economy

Business welcomes Federal Government disaster payment for workers

03 June 2021

economy

Federal Government announces Disaster Recovery Payment for Victorians

03 June 2021

economy

New digital platform launched to connect local businesses

01 June 2021

economy

Federal ‘Bounce Back’ Budget to get women and young people into work and grow Australia's economy

State and Federal Budgets

11 May 2021

economy

2021-22 Federal Budget: what Victorian businesses need to know

State and Federal Budgets

11 May 2021

federal government

Federal Parliament pass historic changes to Fair Work Act

23 March 2021

economy

Fifty per cent wage subsidy for new apprentices extended

11 March 2021