Too Little Too Late: Victorian Government’s Rent Relief Scheme

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 07/09/2021 Today’s announcement of a rent relief grant program by the Victorian Government comes as lockdown enters its second month. The program would provide a one-off payment of up to $1500 to renters ‘experiencing rental stress’ during […]

No Work No Rent – Renters Demand Security

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 19/08/2021 The announcement of a further two weeks of Victorian COVID-19 restrictions marks 12 weeks of lockdowns since the initial circuit breaker was announced on May 28. Without proper state or federal assistance during these 3 months, […]

Victorian Government Commercial Rent Relief Leaves Renters Behind

29.07.21 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Victorian government has announced it is “exactly the right time” to provide rent relief for commercial leases worth $80 million, while Victorian working renters have been left behind. This announcement shows that the state government […]

Open Letter of Joint Demands: COVID19 Victorian Lockdown

Sign the Open Letter of Joint Demands: COVID19 Victorian Lockdown as an individual here To the Victorian State Government and Australian Federal Government We the undersigned are calling for the urgent need to immediately reinstate the COVID19 Rental Protections. Victorian […]