Hansard – Constituency Question – Business Support – Covid-19 – 17 June 2020

Mr NORTHE (Morwell): My constituency question is to the Minister for Small Business. Minister, what is the latest information regarding the easing of COVID-19 restrictions including social distancing rules that are having a significant impact upon the business community? Many business owners and managers of function centres, cafes, restaurants, entertainment venues, wedding and funeral related…

Restrictions on business need review

Member for Morwell Russell Northe has today in State Parliament called upon the Minister for Small Business to consider the plight of local businesses that remain closed or who struggle to remain open due to COVID-19 restrictions and measures. “I’ve been listening and talking with a number of local businesses over these past months and…

Even more organisations without a home

Member for Morwell Russell Northe last night in State Parliament highlighted the plight of several Latrobe Valley sporting and community organisations that have lost access or are soon to lose access to their facilities, through no fault of their own. “I’ve called upon the Victorian Government to take action to support these same organisations that are…

Increased PSO role a win – Northe

Member for Morwell Russell Northe has welcomed the introduction of new legislation in State Parliament this week, increasing the role of Protective Service Officers (PSO’s) in Victoria. “I congratulate the Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville and her Government, upon the introduction of PSO changes within the Police and Emergency Services Legislation Amendment…