As NSW’s leading business organisation, Sydney Business Chamber frequently provides statements and the views of the business community on important policy issues.
Sydney Business Chamber maintains a record of statements made by the Chamber on behalf of the Sydney business community.
Shorter timeframe for CBD Light Rail
18 December 2014
The Sydney Business Chamber said the news of a reduced construction period for the CBD and South East Light Rail line will be applauded by the business community as it will achieve the much needed transformation to our city months ahead of the original timetable.
Taxi Commissionaires dressing up for Christmas
09 December 2014
The NSW Taxi Council today unveiled a new look for its Taxi Commissionaires, just in time for the busy Christmas season. Patricia Forsythe, Executive Director of the Sydney Business Chamber said, “The significance of the approach is not about new uniforms but this is a symbol of being customer focused which will be appreciated by locals and tourists alike.”
Mayors take a good first step
02 December 2014
The Sydney Business Chamber has acknowledged the Blacktown, Liverpool, Parramatta and The Hills Shire Council’s taking the first step toward local government amalgamation by holding a forum to canvas the issues.
Western Sydney trifecta needs more detail
26 November 2014
The Sydney Business Chamber has welcomed the specific commitments to Western Sydney in the Rebuilding NSW: State Infrastructure Strategy announced yesterday, however if the Government is re-elected in March and proceeds with the ‘poles and wires’ lease it should commit to these projects and release more detail.
Global Infrastructure Hub Embraced by Sydney
17 November 2014
The Sydney Business Chamber has welcomed the decision of the G20 Leaders to establish a Global Infrastructure Hub in Sydney with the aim of increasing collaboration between governments, international organisations and the private sector, as the demand for global infrastructure investment increases over the next decade.