• Mark Stone's update As business counts the cost of Victoria’s first grand final Friday public holiday, VECCI continues to call on the government to ensure this event is not repeated in coming years. You may have seen the significant TV, print and radio coverage and social media activity...
  • The Fair Work Commission has ordered an employer to pay around $11,500 to a maintenance worker it sacked for breaching drug and alcohol policy after finding that a first and final warning given to him previously for allegedly failing to follow safety directions was unfair.
  • Negotiations for one of the largest Free Trade Agreements in history, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), concluded this week. Australia, along with 11 other nations who are part of the agreement, account for 40 per cent of the global economy and more than a quarter of world trade. The agreement...
  • In partnership with the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) we are seeking your help to help strengthen our advocacy on international trade issues at the federal level.
  • Australia now has a four-year national strategic plan for a consistent approach to handling and removing Asbestos. From a workplace viewpoint, the plan is likely to create some new procedural requirements when documenting and managing asbestos with standardised systems and processes developed...

VECCI membership

  • Membership

    The Victorian Employers' Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VECCI) 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

    VECCI 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.

  • Sustainability

    Onsite assessments, funding advice, compliance assistance and simple online programs and resources.

  • VECCI Apprenticeship Services

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