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Competition law collective bargaining and contractors

HIA opposes collective bargaining by independent contractors and small business under competition laws, workplace laws and commercial laws.
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16 May
Submission to the Strategic Review of the Australian Apprenticeships Incentive System

Many leaders within today’s housing industry began their careers in apprenticeships. Earning a trade qualification not only provides a valuable skillset, but it also opens up a wide range of career opportunities. HIA seeks to ensure workers beginning a career in the industry today have access to the wide range of opportunities on offer in our industry.

08 May
Continuing Professional Development for Building and Plumbing Practitioners

HIA takes this opportunity to respond to the Continuing Professional Development for Building and Plumbing Practitioners: Regulatory Impact Statement (the CPD RIS) and proposed Building Amendment (Continuing Professional Development) Regulations (the draft Regulations).

01 May
HIA Climate Resilience Parliamentary Inquiry

The Victorian Planning Provisions are just one part of growing regulatory system addressing climate resilience for land use planning and building.

01 May
Food Supply Parliamentary Inquiry

Productive agricultural is important to Victoria’s economy, trade and food supply. Land use planning provides a balance between protection and new opportunities, including appropriate housing.

11 Apr
National Climate Adaption Plan - Issues Paper

HIA provided a submission to the National Adaption Plan – Issues Paper to the Department of Climate Change, Energy, Environment & Water.

09 Apr
Review of the Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995

HIA provided a submission to the Victorian Government's review of the Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995. HIA has long called on the Victorian Government to review this important legislation.