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policy and advocacy

Applications now open for the Victorian Global Gateway Program

In response to the chaos the COVID-19 pandemic has caused on global import and export markets, established Victorian exporters can receive a one-off grant worth up to $50,000.

03 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

Bullying victim awarded $5.2 million by Federal Court

With no compensation cap on general protection claims, a software company has been ordered to pay a record $5.2 million in damages to an employee who made complaints about his colleagues.

02 December 2020

policy and advocacy

Victoria Summit 2021: building a bold vision for Victoria together

The Victorian Chamber is proud to present the Victoria Summit 2021 – an assembly of businesses, unions, universities, industry groups, community, cultural, sport and other thought leaders to shape the future of our state.

01 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: AIA making a commitment to making a difference

AIA Chief Executive Officer (Australia and New Zealand) and Director, Damien Mu, explains how he’s helping others achieve their dreams – if they follow three simple steps.

Fast Five

30 November 2020

workplace relations

FWC orders compensation to ex-employee accused of stealing

The Fair Work Commission has ordered more the $28,000 in compensation to a former employee who was accused of stealing from the workplace and fired without a ‘proper investigation’.

27 November 2020

health safety and wellbeing

New report reveals leading causes, industries of workplace fatalities

A new report released by Safe Work Australia shows how Australia's work-related fatality toll has risen from 146 in 2018 to 183 in 2019. Explore our interactive infographic.

26 November 2020

economy

2020-21 Victorian State Budget delivers jobs-led recovery

Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas today handed down the Andrews Government’s 2020-21 State Budget, delivering initiatives which support a jobs-led economic recovery, putting Victorian business and workers first and backing local business.

State and Federal Budgets

24 November 2020

economy

2020-21 Victorian State Budget: building confidence, business, jobs

Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas has handed down the Andrews Government’s 2020-21 State Budget, delivering initiatives that support a jobs-led recovery, putting local business and workers first.

State and Federal Budgets

24 November 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

economy

What business wants – 2020-21 State Budget

The Victorian Chamber’s Budget Submission to the State Government is centered on three themes: A plan to protect and grow local businesses and jobs, strategies to reclaim our global reputation and investment in infrastructure to keep the state moving.

State and Federal Budgets

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

Christmas comes early in Victoria as COVID-19 restrictions ease again

With less than five weeks to go before Christmas, thousands of businesses are celebrating as Victoria progresses to the ‘last step’ in the State Government’s Roadmap for Reopening.

22 November 2020

chief executive update

Chief Executive Update 20 November

The sun is certainly shining on Victoria in more ways than one this week with another perfect record of no COVID-19 cases and deaths to make it 21 days in a row of double zeros.

20 November 2020

workplace relations

What you must know before closing your business over Christmas

With the end of the year quickly approaching, your business must use the little time that is left in 2020 to review your HR plan for the upcoming Christmas and New Year period.

20 November 2020

policy and advocacy

Funding now available to help Victorian businesses go digital

The Victorian Government has opened registrations for sole traders and small businesses to join the Small Business Digital Adaption Program. Register now as places are limited!

19 November 2020


policy and advocacy

Applications now open for the Victorian Global Gateway Program

03 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian business ready for a COVID Safe Summer

03 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Bullying victim awarded $5.2 million by Federal Court

02 December 2020

policy and advocacy

Victoria Summit 2021: building a bold vision for Victoria together

01 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: AIA making a commitment to making a difference

Fast Five

30 November 2020

workplace relations

FWC orders compensation to ex-employee accused of stealing

27 November 2020

health safety and wellbeing

New report reveals leading causes, industries of workplace fatalities

26 November 2020

economy

2020-21 Victorian State Budget delivers jobs-led recovery

State and Federal Budgets

24 November 2020

economy

2020-21 Victorian State Budget: building confidence, business, jobs

State and Federal Budgets

24 November 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Victorian Chamber looks forward to consultation on Secure Work Pilot Scheme

23 November 2020

economy

What business wants – 2020-21 State Budget

State and Federal Budgets

23 November 2020

health safety and wellbeing

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

22 November 2020

economy

Christmas comes early in Victoria as COVID-19 restrictions ease again

22 November 2020

chief executive update

Chief Executive Update 20 November

20 November 2020

workplace relations

What you must know before closing your business over Christmas

20 November 2020

policy and advocacy

Funding now available to help Victorian businesses go digital

19 November 2020