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MESSAGE FROM THE CEO

As recently reported in a Master Builders Australia (MBA) press release:

The commercial construction sector is facing a significant downturn due to the impact of COVID-19 unless governments act to provide stimulus initiatives. According to the MBA, commercial construction activity is forecast to severely decline. Compared to previous forecasts, Master Builders now expects commercial building activity […]

A MESSAGE FROM THE CEO OF INFRASTRUCTURE NSW

The Commonwealth and NSW Governments have announced further measures to control COVID-19 over recent days. They have introduced further restrictions on social gathering, travel, and restrictions on some types of service businesses.

There are no specific restrictions on construction projects, or on travelling to and from work. Some public health orders, such as the […]

CORONAVIRUS AND AUSTRALIAN WORKPLACE LAWS

Coronavirus and Australian Workplace Laws Last updated 25 March 2020 | Published 4 February 2020

Recent updates – 25 March 2020

On 24 March 2020 the Fair Work Commission made a determination to vary the Hospitality Award. The new Schedule L applies from 24 March to 30 June 2020. The changes improve award flexibility […]

IMPORTANT NATIONAL PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE – EVENTS AND OPERATIONS STATEMENT

Members and Supporters

I would like to update you on how we are managing the development of COVID-19 given the recent advice on travel and isolations announced by the Federal Government over the weekend.

We are taking our advice from the Australian Government Department of Health. https://www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert/what-you-need-to-know-about-coronavirus-covid-19

 

What is COVID-19?

COVID-19 is the […]

DISCUSSION PAPER ON ALUMINIUM COMPOSITE PANEL PRODUCT LABELLING

Aluminium Composite Panels (ACP) have been at the centre of a number of investigations in Australia and around the world. The development a permanent labelling system for ACP has been identified as a necessity. Standards Australia is seeking advice from industry and other stakeholders on the proposed approach for labelling of Aluminium Composite Panels.

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