State and Federal Budgets

Federal Budget 2018-19: Victorian Chamber Overview

The 2018-19 Federal Budget contains a number of important measures that will help Victorian business stay competitive. Coupled with the State Budget, it strengthens Victorian infrastructure and enhances the opportunity for Victorian businesses to grow their workforces.

PDF Download the Victorian Chamber’s Federal Budget overview


State Budget 2018-19: Victorian Chamber secures results for business

Initiatives contained in the Victorian Budget directly reflect the influence of our pre-budget submission and associated advocacy on behalf of members, customers and clients.

PDF Download a summary of wins for business
PDF Download a more detailed overview of the measures relevant to business


State Budget Submission 2018-19: The priorities for Victorian business

The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has lodged its 2018-19 State Budget submission with the Victorian Treasurer.

The Victorian Chamber’s key message is that although Victoria is performing well, challenges to growth are also mounting and the Victorian Government must use the 2018-19 Victorian Budget to:

  • Keep Victoria competitive through continued responsible economic and financial management.
  • Lower energy costs and improve energy security and reliability.
  • Strengthen liveability and grow the visitor economy.
  • Boost small business and grow jobs.
  • Enhance regional Victoria.

The recommendations contained in our submission reflect the priorities of Victorian business and are designed to keep Victoria strong and growing.

To view our 5 priority recommendations and for further information, click below

Download the Victorian Chamber’s pre-budget submission