Budget 2022: Everything you need to know

The 2022 Budget offers business encouragement to take on new apprentices and to upskill existing workers, and more.

HVIA CEO Todd Hacking said the budget contains a lot for HVIA members to work with.

“Tonight’s announcements have some welcome investment opportunities for small business and some announcements that reflect the evolving needs of the workforce, including a more flexible approach to maternity leave,” he said.

“The relief at the bowser, through a temporary reduction in fuel excise, will not only make a big difference to fleet operators, the impact will make a difference all the way down the supply chain.

“Roads and infrastructure investment remain an absolute priority if we are to improve safety and productivity.

“The Government has recognised that by investing in our national network, supported by a program to build bridges that will enable the safest most productive vehicles into regional areas.”

Assistant Minister for Road Safety and Freight Transport, Scott Buchholz MP, also confirmed that the instant asset write-off will continue.

“In keeping with our strong support for the sector, we also confirm tonight the temporary full expensing measure to 30 June 2023, which strengthens business investment and creates more jobs,” Mr Buchholz said.

Read the full article here

See all the detail of Budget 2022 in the articles below

HVIA welcomes Budget 2022 skills announcements

30 March 22

Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia has commended the Government’s focus on jobs, skills and training in the 2022 Budget announced last night.

READ MORE

Budget 2022: Temporary reduction in fuel excise

30 March 22

In response to sharp rises in global oil prices, the Government will help reduce the burden of higher fuel prices by halving the excise and excise-equivalent customs duty rate that applies to petrol and diesel for 6 months.

READ MORE

Budget 2022: Regions

30 March 22

The Budget 2020 includes upgrades to transport infrastructure for our regions in regional communities. It also addresses boosting the Modern Manufacturing Strategy and critical supply chain vulnerabilities.

READ MORE

Budget 2022: Jobs

30 March 22

The Government is continuing to invest in Australian apprenticeships to ensure businesses have the skilled workforce they need

A regular pipeline of apprentices builds a highly skilled, more productive workforce allowing businesses to prosper.

READ MORE
Employer Assist: Guide to Performance Management

Here is a quick guide to performance managing your employees in accordance with the principles of procedural fairness. How to…

HVIA welcomes Budget 2022 skills announcements

Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia has commended the Government’s focus on jobs, skills and training in the 2022 Budget announced last…

Follow Us