Other agencies

Australian Business Licence and Information Service (ABLIS)

A Commonwealth government service providing information about licences you may need for your business.

Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC)

A national statutory human rights  organisation with responsibilities including education and public awareness, as well as receiving discrimination and human rights complaints.

Australian Tax Office (ATO)

Functions include provision of information on taxation and superannuation.

Commonwealth Department of Home Affairs

Provides information about working in Australia, including about visas and visa conditions.

Consumer Affairs Victoria (CAV)

Provides information and advice on housing and accommodation.

Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO)

Provides information on rights and responsibilities under Australian workplace laws and investigates and ensures compliance with the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth).

Harvest Trail

Links job seekers with harvest jobs Australia wide.

  • Website
  • Telephone: 1800 062 332 (National Harvest Information Service)

Jobs Victoria

Provides targeted support services for people looking for work and for employers looking for workers.

  • Website
  • Telephone: 1300 208 575
  • Telephone: 131 882

Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV)

Maintains a directory of local councils. Contact your local council for information regarding planning laws, public health laws and local council regulations that may affect accommodation for labour hire workers.

  • Website
  • Telephone: (03) 9667 5555

Skilled and Business Migration Program

This program works to support and attract investor and business migrants. The website provides information about visas, living in Victoria and overseas qualifications.

  • Website
  • Telephone: (03) 9651 9756

State Revenue Office

Provides information on payroll tax.

Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National)

Please contact the Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) on 131 450

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT)

For information about seeking review of a relevant decision by LHA.

Victorian Equal Opportunity & Human Rights Commission

An independent statutory organisation with responsibilities under Victorian anti-discrimination laws including education and dispute resolution.

WorkSafe Victoria

Provides information about workplace health and safety obligations, and enforces compliance with those obligations.