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Latest News

Form 1, which helps APFSs to record their workplace activities, is now available on the website.

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11 members have nominated for election to the FPA Australia Board.

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Federal Budget 2020-21

Posted on October 07, 2020

The Morrison Government has released its Budget for 2020-21 and, as expected, has sought to address the economic impacts of the Coronavirus.

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A global coalition of over 80 fire safety leadership organisations has launched a new internationally consistent approach to the safety and management of buildings.

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President's Report - 30 September, 2020

Posted on September 30, 2020

In this month’s report: • an update on FPA Australia’s progress throughout 2020; • an insight into our plans for the future; and • some details about the Board elections and the upcoming Annual General Meeting.

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The Andrews Government has announced that it will move to the Second Step of its roadmap out of lockdown, with the current curfew lifted from 5am on 28 September, 2020.

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There has been a bit of movement on coronavirus restrictions in each state and territory, with announcements by several governments in light of lower case numbers.

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World Ozone Day - 16 September, 2020

Posted on September 16, 2020

35 years of ozone layer protection is being celebrated today.

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Despite new cases being slightly lower, the Andrews Government has extended the lockdown to at least 28 September, 2020. However, minor easing of some restrictions will come into effect starting 13 September.

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President's Report - 31 August, 2020

Posted on August 31, 2020

In this month’s report: • the Board is setting goals for the fire protection industry to demonstrate integrity, professionalism, and competence; • nominations for candidates for Board elections will open in September; and • plans to regionalise training are underway.

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