About CCIQ

Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queesnland

Sidney Cityscape

Since 1868

CCIQ have been taking care of businesses across the state for almost 150 years. 
Their goal is to represent, protect and nourish QLD businesses in every way possible. CCIQ are delighted to be affiliated with Centenary & Districts Chamber of Commerce, a vibrant local chamber of commerce that builds strong relationships, networks, and opportunities for their business community.

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CCIQ Services

We’re your link to additional essential services.

In conjunction with preferred industry partners such as Australian Business Training Solutions and Australian Business Solutions Group, we offer unparalleled access to additional specialised resources.

How We Help Businesses

  • We’ve advocated on behalf of our members to make business more efficient, with our lobbyists and media experts pressuring to change policy, enact legislation and reduce red tape at all levels of government.

  • We’ve listened to our members so that we can speak on their behalf, with our influence and persistence making sure everyone’s voice gets heard.

  • We’ve promoted training and education to make our members more competitive, with industry-certified professionals and courses up-skilling workforces and enhancing business performance.

  • We’ve provided best practice legal advice to comprehensively protect our members, with our legal team offering compliance and security when it comes to issues such as OHS, employee relations and dispute resolution.

  • We’ve identified and researched emerging industry issues to keep our members up-to-date, with our information and knowledge team providing insights and analysis for members to develop real business intelligence.

  • We’ve created business networks and commercial partnerships to better connect our members, with our networking team setting up connections that deliver untold opportunities to grow businesses and reduce costs.

  • We’ve taken the lead role in creating the best possible environment for Queensland businesses to succeed, because we know that by taking care of business we’re ensuring everyone can reach their full potential.


You can call our Employer Assistance Line to help interpret the new modern awards that are now in place since

1 January 2010.


These include the existing 2B state awards and the Notional Preserving State Awards (NAPSAs).

They'll provide quick feedback on everything you need to know.

Be sure to check your membership level and packages to see your eligibility. 

Employer Assistance Line

Our Employer Assistance Line is a phone and email service exclusive for our members when they need help with industrial relations and award interpretation.

Advice can include guidance on issues such as employee counselling, redundancy, union activity, leave entitlements and general workplace health and safety.

If you need answers, phone us on

1300 731 988.

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