Newsroom

  • Oct 16
    Andrews commits to business priority for regional fast rail

    • 31
    • 0
    Victorians can expect a significant reduction in travel times between Melbourne and Geelong and Ballarat, as the Andrews Government announces a new $100million commitment to undertake detailed planning for regional fast trains and infrastructure upgrades.  Victorian Chamber of Commerce and...
  • Oct 12
    From the Chief Executive - 12 October 2018

    • 211
    • 0
    • Popular Popular
    Last week, the Victorian Chamber was proud to launch the spring issue of our Business Excellence magazine. This education, skills and training-themed edition, titled Knowledge is Power, features insights from Victorian Ministers and Shadow Ministers on their election priorities surrounding...
  • Oct 11
    Launch of Labour Hire Licensing Authority

    • 150
    • 0
    • Popular Popular
      The Victorian Government has recently launched the Labour Hire Licensing Authority website. The website provides information on the new licensing scheme and what it means for Victorian labour hire providers, hosts and workers.
  • Oct 11
    Focus on contractor management in health and safety month

    • 122
    • 0
    • Popular Popular
    Late last month a Victorian business was found to have failed to provide fall protection for maintenance contractors working on its site and has now been given a criminal conviction, and legally fined $380,000, after a maintenance contractor fell over seven metres through a plant room roof and...
  • Oct 11
    Changes to penalty rates in the Retail Industry

    • 508
    • 0
    • Popular Popular
      On 27 September 2018 the Fair Work Commission (FWC) published a decision affecting penalty rates within the General Retail Industry Award 2010.

About

  • Membership

    The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is the peak body for business in Victoria, informing and servicing more than 15,000 members, customers and clients around the State.

  • Workplace relations

    Consulting, training and advice on industrial relations, human resources and equal opportunity issues.

  • Training

    Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is a registered training organisation offering short and accredited courses, onsite training and briefings.

  • Global (International trade)

    Documentation, consulting, training and market entry strategies to help you go global.

  • Occupational health and safety

    OHS consulting, training and assistance to ensure your people are safe at work.

  • Apprenticeship Support Australia

    A one-stop shop for Victorian employers seeking to hire an apprentice or trainee.