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More financial support to get Victorian businesses and workers through final weeks of lockdown

The State and Federal Governments have announced a further $2.27 billion in grants and financial support to assist Victorian businesses and workers struggling through the final weeks of lockdown.

30 September 2021

metropolitan business

See how your business can save with solar

No matter your business, solar power helps. Hear how three businesses from different sectors benefitted from making the change.

21 September 2021

metropolitan business

Don’t miss out! Latest round of Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme closing 30 September

Are you a small or medium-sized business struggling to pay the rent due to the COVID-19 pandemic? There’s still time to qualify for the retrospective part of the latest round of the State Government’s Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme.

21 September 2021

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Victorian Chamber launches COVID-19 Recovery Roadmap for business

Victorian business needs certainty and clarity on the plan for our state’s COVID-19 recovery. The Victorian Chamber has formulated a detailed four-phase roadmap to provide that light on the hill for business, workers, the economy and communities.

09 September 2021

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Victorian Chamber’s COVID-19 Recovery Roadmap

Victorian business needs certainty and clarity about when they can plan to welcome back customers and staff as we progress towards hitting the National Cabinet’s COVID-19 vaccination targets of 70 and 80 per cent.

09 September 2021

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Most of Regional Victoria freed from Lockdown Six extension while Metropolitan Victoria remains shut

Regional Victorian businesses, with the exception of Greater Shepparton, have been given the green light to open their doors after quashing the latest COVID-19 outbreak, putting an end to the gruelling Lockdown Six extension. Here is what you and your business need to know.

08 September 2021

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COVID-19 restrictions lift for most of Regional Victoria

Today’s announcement that lockdown restrictions will be lifted across Regional Victoria (apart from Greater Shepparton) from midnight tomorrow night will provide some welcome relief.

08 September 2021

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Continued financial support to help Victorian businesses and workers get through lockdown

The Victorian Chamber welcomes the further $2.34 billion in joint State and Federal Government support announced today for Victorian businesses and workers to get through the continued extension of Lockdown Six.

04 September 2021

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Lockdown extended: Victoria’s business crisis continues

Victorian businesses are devastated by the news that Metropolitan Victoria’s lockdown will be extended indefinitely.

01 September 2021

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Regional Column from Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chief Executive, Paul Guerra

Welcome to the August edition of Chief Executive Paul Guerra's monthly regional column - covering issues, news and developments important to Victoria’s regional businesses.

Regional Victoria

26 August 2021

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Lockdown Six support welcome lifeline for Victorian business

The Victorian Chamber welcomes today’s prompt announcement of a new $400 million State and Federal Government support package, which will give businesses the confidence they need to get through Lockdown Six and continue the recovery from Lockdowns Four and Five.

06 August 2021

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The news we didn’t want: Lockdown Six commences tonight

Just as Victorians were beginning to enjoy the freedoms we have missed, the State has been plunged into its sixth COVID-19 related lockdown.

05 August 2021

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Victoria enters sixth lockdown following discovery of new cases of COVID-19 Delta variant

A little over a week since Lockdown Five came to an end, the State Government announced Victoria would once again go into a circuit-breaker lockdown. (UPDATED)

05 August 2021

regional business

Victorian Chamber proposal to get border businesses back on track

The Victorian Government’s further tightening of border controls with New South Wales has left border businesses reeling, with yet another strain placed on their operations.

Regional Victoria

05 August 2021

member stories

Business Mentoring Program: Hastings Ostrich Farms working on the business, not for the business

Michael Hastings, founder of Hastings Ostrich Farms, operates one of Australia’s few breeding farms of ostriches. While his business may be unique, he faces a common problem.

Member Stories

03 August 2021

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Businesses reopen as Lockdown Five restrictions ease across Victoria

Hospitality, retail, gyms and schools are once again able to open their doors across Victoria as Lockdown Five comes to an end. Here is what you and your business need to know.

27 July 2021


covid 19

More financial support to get Victorian businesses and workers through final weeks of lockdown

30 September 2021

metropolitan business

See how your business can save with solar

21 September 2021

metropolitan business

Don’t miss out! Latest round of Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme closing 30 September

21 September 2021

covid 19

Victorian Chamber launches COVID-19 Recovery Roadmap for business

09 September 2021

covid 19

Victorian Chamber’s COVID-19 Recovery Roadmap

09 September 2021

covid 19

Most of Regional Victoria freed from Lockdown Six extension while Metropolitan Victoria remains shut

08 September 2021

covid 19

COVID-19 restrictions lift for most of Regional Victoria

08 September 2021

covid 19

Continued financial support to help Victorian businesses and workers get through lockdown

04 September 2021

covid 19

Lockdown extended: Victoria’s business crisis continues

01 September 2021

covid 19

Regional Column from Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chief Executive, Paul Guerra

Regional Victoria

26 August 2021

covid 19

Lockdown Six support welcome lifeline for Victorian business

06 August 2021

covid 19

The news we didn’t want: Lockdown Six commences tonight

05 August 2021

covid 19

Victoria enters sixth lockdown following discovery of new cases of COVID-19 Delta variant

05 August 2021

regional business

Victorian Chamber proposal to get border businesses back on track

Regional Victoria

05 August 2021

member stories

Business Mentoring Program: Hastings Ostrich Farms working on the business, not for the business

Member Stories

03 August 2021

covid 19

Businesses reopen as Lockdown Five restrictions ease across Victoria

27 July 2021