Victorian Budget 2024-25 Analysis

The 2024-25 Victorian Budget was delivered on 7 May 2024. As expected, the government’s primary focus is addressing the debt and deficits arising from the pandemic years. The Budget therefore does not include significant spending on new initiatives, but does contain...

ECCV’s new Strategic Plan for 2025 to 2030

We are pleased to present our Strategic Plan 2025-30, a roadmap guiding ECCV’s direction and priorities for the next five years. This Strategic Plan serves not merely as a document but as a testament to our unwavering commitment to inclusion and social cohesion....

ECCV makes first Federal Pre-Budget Submission

ECCV is pleased to present our Pre-Budget Submission for the 2024-25 Federal Budget. This submission draws upon our earlier 2024-25 Pre-Budget Submission which made key funding recommendations at both state and federal levels.   This is the first time ECCV has made a...

Submission to the Inspector-General of Aged Care

ECCV has made a submission to the Inspector-General of Aged Care, which monitors progress in implementing improvements to the aged care system. The Inspector-General is monitoring how the recommendations of the Aged Care Royal Commission are being implemented. At this...

Submission on the Aged Care Act (Exposure Draft)

ECCV has provided feedback on the Australian Government’s new Aged Care Act (Exposure Draft) to ensure the legislation meets the needs of older people from migrant and refugee backgrounds, as well as workers and carers. The new legislation is set to commence on 1 July...

Pre-Budget Submission 2024-25

ECCV is pleased to present our Pre-Budget Submission for 2024-25. This submission highlights that for many Victorians from migrant and refugee backgrounds, the return to relative normality following the pandemic years has been accompanied by immense strains from...