Connecting Victoria’s regional and metropolitan rail networks to the airport for the first time.
The Victorian Budget 2020/21 will invest an unprecedented extra $1.9 billion to make sure Victorians with disability are supported – including our youngest Victorians.
The Andrews Labor Government will do what no other government has – develop a new Secure Work Pilot Scheme, to provide up to five days of sick and carer’s pay at the national minimum wage for casual or insecure workers in priority industries.
The Victorian Budget 2020/21 will deliver a historic $5.3 billion Big Housing Build to construct more than 12,000 new homes throughout metro and regional Victoria, as well as supporting around 10,000 jobs, per year over the next four years, to supercharge Victoria’s economic recovery through the pandemic and beyond.
The Andrews Labor Government is helping more former automotive workers transition into new jobs following the closure of local car manufacturing. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Shiny Embroidery in Fairfield and met nine former Ford workers who have been employed in..
Today’s CommSec State of the States report shows Victoria leading the nation in construction work, just days after the Australian Bureau of Statistics confirmed more jobs had been created in Victoria during the past year than any other state.
For the first time ever, more than three million people are employed in Victoria, with the Australian Bureau of Statistics today confirming that Victoria’s strong jobs growth has continued in the month of March.
The Andrews Labor Government has saved the Local Learning and Employment Networks (LLENs) that assist hundreds of thousands of young people who are at risk of dropping out of school and dropping out of the economy.
The Andrews Labor Government today took action to address Victoria’s jobs crisis, with the Back to Work Bill a step closer to becoming law.