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Civil Contractors Federation Welcomes ‘Good Debt’ Announcements

Australia’s peak employer body representing the Civil Construction industry has commended the Federal Government’s commitment to embrace the ‘good debt’ policy to fund an expanded Australian infrastructure investment program. Civil Contractors Federation National CEO Chris Melham said he welcomed the recent announcements by Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull, Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison, and Federal Urban Infrastructure [...]

Civil Contractors Federation Welcomes ‘Good Debt’ Announcements 2017-06-25T08:57:49+00:00

Registrations Now Open for 2017 CCF Australian Infrastructure Summit

Registrations are now open for the 2017 Civil Contractors Federation Australian Infrastructure Summit which will be held in Canberra on 20-21 November at the QT Hotel in Canberra. This year’s event will also incorporate Australia’s most prestigious civil construction awards night, the CCF National Earth Awards which recognise excellence in civil construction projects throughout Australia. [...]

Registrations Now Open for 2017 CCF Australian Infrastructure Summit 2017-06-25T08:59:00+00:00

Civil Contractors Federation Welcomes Heavy Vehicle Road Safety Funding Announcement

Australia’s peak employer representative body for the Civil Construction industry today welcomed the Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport’s announcement that $3.8 million in Commonwealth funding is available in 2017-2018 for heavy vehicle road safety initiatives. The Civil Contractors Federation said this announcement, which comes off the back of the $350,000 Commonwealth funding for code [...]

Civil Contractors Federation Welcomes Heavy Vehicle Road Safety Funding Announcement 2017-06-25T08:53:52+00:00

Peak Infrastructure Industry Body Welcomes Heavy Vehicle Safety Funding

Australia’s peak employer representative body for the Civil Construction industry today welcomed the joint announcement by Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, the Hon Darren Chester MP, and Mr Sal Petroccitto, CEO of the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator, that funding support is now available to support a safer heavy vehicle industry. Civil Contractors Federation (CCF) [...]

Peak Infrastructure Industry Body Welcomes Heavy Vehicle Safety Funding 2017-06-25T08:56:00+00:00

INDUSTRY ALERT – Fuel Tax Credits Increase from 1 February 2017

INDUSTRY ALERT - Fuel Tax Credits Increase from 1 February 2017 The Civil Contractors Federation hereby advises that fuel tax credit rates will increase for fuel acquired from 1 February 2017 in line with fuel excise duty rate changes. The new rates are available in the Australian Taxation Office rates table, which is now easier [...]

INDUSTRY ALERT – Fuel Tax Credits Increase from 1 February 2017 2017-05-04T10:20:12+00:00

Registrations Open for Australian Infrastructure Outlook Breakfast

Registrations are now open for the Australian Infrastructure Outlook Breakfast to be hosted by theCivil Contractors Federation on 16th February 2017 at the Realm hotel in Canberra. To register please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/ccf-national-infrastructure-breakfast-tickets-31017656646 Registration includes a hard copy of the Australian Infrastructure Outlook Report 2016 and a gourmet breakfast. A new report from Australia’s peak civil [...]

Registrations Open for Australian Infrastructure Outlook Breakfast 2017-06-25T08:38:43+00:00

“Good Debt” is Sound says CCF

Australia’s peak employer body representing the Civil Construction industry has urged the Federal Government to fully embrace ‘good debt’ and commit to an expanded infrastructure investment program. Civil Contractors Federation National CEO Chris Melham said he welcomed recent comments by Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison acknowledging that debt funding of productive infrastructure is a viable option. [...]

“Good Debt” is Sound says CCF 2017-05-04T10:24:01+00:00

Peak Civil Construction Body Welcomes Reintroduction of the ABCC

Australia’s peak employer body representing the Civil Construction industry has welcomed the passing of the “Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Bill 2013 (‘ABCC Bill’) which re-establishes the Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) through the Australian Parliament. The Civil Contractors Federation’s (CCF) calls for the reintroduction of the Commission have been answered and Australia [...]

Peak Civil Construction Body Welcomes Reintroduction of the ABCC 2017-06-25T08:56:37+00:00

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