Media Releases 2017

TCCI challenges all businesses to donate their coffee money to Tour de Cure
The Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has today challenged all its members to donate what they would spend on coffees, teas, chai lattes or hot chocolates to the Tour de Cure. Read more

TasWater Take-over
The Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry supports the move by the state government to take-over TasWater and to make it into a Government Business Enterprise. Read more

TCCI welcomes penalty rate cut
The Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomes the decision handed down today by the Fair Work Commission to reduce Sunday penalty rates for full-time and part-time workers. Read more

Business Issues Survey
What do you need? What is your issue?
One of the most important things that we do at the TCCI is advocate on your behalf to all levels of government. Your voice is the key to making sure that our policy and advocacy efforts are valuable and effective. Read more

Launceston Cup Day - Is it a public holiday?
Launceston Cup day always causes much confusion each year as to whether it is regarded as a public holiday or not. Read more


Outlook for Tasmanian economy positive
The Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry today released the findings from the Q4 2016 Tasmanian Survey of Business Expectations (TSBE). Results show a more positive attitude to the Tasmanian economy for the December quarter of 2016, with all regions showing positive signals. Read more

If you pay incorrect pay rates – you will be caught
Several recent decisions from the Fair Work Ombudsman have sent a clear message, and this is a message that the Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry have been making for some time. Read more