Jobs and Higher Incomes

Statement on the closure of Hazelwood Power Station

“Our thoughts today are with the employees of the Hazlewood power station and the wider Latrobe Valley community,” Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott said. “Australia is currently in the...

VET Student Loans Bills Inquiry

This is a joint submission from the Australian Industry Group and the Business Council of Australia. The VET FEE-HELP (VFH) program was designed to encourage students into the VET sector,...

Business Council statement on the 2016 federal election

“BUSINESS is appealing to Australia’s political leaders to provide a roadmap as soon as possible through the uncertainty of an unclear election result to a functioning government,” Business Council chief...

Business Council calls for the reinstatement of the ABCC

“The Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) is an important piece of the jigsaw in ensuring the construction industry is more productive and cooperative.”“All participants in the industry – employers,...