The recommendations we make lower business costs and underpin economic activity, investment and job creation. Our commentary on State and Federal budgets provides members with timely analysis and advice that will impact their organisations.
2020-2021 State Budget
The Victorian Chamber welcomed the 2020-21 State Budget handed down on 24 November 2020, delivering initiatives which support a jobs-led economic recovery and putting Victorian business and workers first.
The Government responded to business’ needs and direct feedback from the Chamber on behalf of its members. The budget reflects the Chamber’s pre-budget submission and continued advocacy on behalf of members.
Click below to download the full VCCI Budget Overview and Budget outcomes for business documents and view other related news.
We recently spoke to Victorian Chamber members, Glen Dorey (R & L Smith Plumbing), Peter Jackson (Peter Jackson Electrical), Fiona and Bernie Sombekke (SOM Blinds), and Angela Fayth (Energia Studios) to hear what is most important to them in the recovery phase off the back of the 2020-21 State Budget announcement. Check out their thoughts below.
2020-21 Federal Budget
The 2020-21 Federal Budget delivers much-needed support for the survival and recovery of Victorian businesses. Several measures that were announced on 6 October 2020 were closely aligned with the Victorian Chamber’s advocacy. For a full summary of the Budget, click the below link.