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economy

Business calls for a plan and no more lockdowns

Today’s announcement that restrictions will further ease from 11.59 tomorrow, Thursday 17 June, is welcome news that will enable every Victorian business to operate, but the restrictions on Metropolitan Victoria are still too conservative.

16 June 2021

economy

Eased restrictions welcome but Victorian Chamber calls for a snapback

The Victorian Chamber welcomes today’s news that most Victorian businesses can operate from 11.59pm tomorrow, 10 June, but will continue to advocate for a snapback to pre-lockdown restrictions. Metropolitan Melbourne will go to Regional Victoria’s current settings while Regional Victoria’s restrictions will be eased even further.

09 June 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Lockdown extension intensifies the emergency for Victoria’s businesses and workers

Victoria’s business and worker emergency intensified today with news that Lockdown Four will be extended for at least another week in Metropolitan Victoria.

02 June 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Goal posts shift again on QR Code check in, density caps lifted

The State Government has today announced that all venues and businesses required to undertake electronic record keeping for COVID-19 contact tracing purposes must use the State Government’s QR Code system from 28 May.

07 May 2021

economy

New Victorian COVIDSafe settings boost confidence

The State Government has today given Victorians the signal of confidence we’ve been waiting for with the announcement of a further easing of restrictions from 6pm on Friday, 26 March.

23 March 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian Chamber urges business to prioritise mental health in 2021

The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is encouraging employers to prioritise the mental wellbeing of their workplaces as we continue to battle the economic and psychological impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and transition to a hybrid working model.

03 March 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Business welcomes return to COVID Safe Summer

The Victorian Chamber welcomes today’s State Government announcement that Victoria will return to COVID Safe Summer settings that were in place at Christmas time from 11.59pm tonight.

26 February 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Let’s get back to work Victoria!

Victorian businesses are breathing a sigh of relief today and are delighted that they can get back to work from 11.59pm tonight.

17 February 2021

economy

Victorian businesses plead for a rapid return to COVID Normal

The Victorian Chamber is exasperated that the State Government has not confirmed the lockdown’s conclusion tomorrow night as scheduled if cases were low and controlled.

16 February 2021

economy

Support needed for business paying the price of another quarantine breach

With the circuit-breaker lockdown now in place to prevent any further spread of COVID-19, the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Victorian Chamber) is urging the State Government to provide targeted support to the industries directly affected.

13 February 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian business prepares for five-day lockdown

Victorian businesses are anxious and frustrated today as another COVID-19 outbreak from hotel quarantine in Victoria has led to the State Government announcing a five-day lockdown.

12 February 2021

economy

Victorian Chamber applauds return of 75 per cent of office workers

The Victorian Chamber applauds Premier Daniel Andrews’ announcement today that 75 per cent of public and private sector office workers can return to their workplaces from Monday.

02 February 2021

economy

Bring on a COVIDSafe Summer to stimulate seasonal trade

Victorian businesses are today celebrating our state’s progression to a COVIDSafe Summer, the final step in Victoria’s Roadmap to Reopening.

06 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian business ready for a COVID Safe Summer

Victorian businesses are optimistic of good news on Victoria’s Roadmap to Reopening this Sunday.

03 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian Chamber looks forward to consultation on Secure Work Pilot Scheme

The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry will review the Secure Work Pilot Scheme announced today by the Victorian Government.

23 November 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian Chamber celebrates return of office workers, hospitality cap increases and return of events

Victoria’s largest peak business association is today celebrating our state’s progression from the third step to the last step in Victoria’s Roadmap to Reopening on behalf of our 40,000 plus members.

22 November 2020


economy

Business calls for a plan and no more lockdowns

16 June 2021

economy

Eased restrictions welcome but Victorian Chamber calls for a snapback

09 June 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Lockdown extension intensifies the emergency for Victoria’s businesses and workers

02 June 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Goal posts shift again on QR Code check in, density caps lifted

07 May 2021

economy

New Victorian COVIDSafe settings boost confidence

23 March 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian Chamber urges business to prioritise mental health in 2021

03 March 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Business welcomes return to COVID Safe Summer

26 February 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Let’s get back to work Victoria!

17 February 2021

economy

Victorian businesses plead for a rapid return to COVID Normal

16 February 2021

economy

Support needed for business paying the price of another quarantine breach

13 February 2021

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian business prepares for five-day lockdown

12 February 2021

economy

Victorian Chamber applauds return of 75 per cent of office workers

02 February 2021

economy

Bring on a COVIDSafe Summer to stimulate seasonal trade

06 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian business ready for a COVID Safe Summer

03 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian Chamber looks forward to consultation on Secure Work Pilot Scheme

23 November 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian Chamber celebrates return of office workers, hospitality cap increases and return of events

22 November 2020

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