Media Releases

CCIQ represents over 448,000 state SMEs and advocates on local, state and federal matters to advance the interests of Queensland’s robust SME sector. For enquiries,  interviews, information or commentary from CCIQ contact Faith Jarvis, CCIQ Communication Manager on 0405494088 or 

COVID-19 Update: Lockdown Ending

Thursday 1 April, 2021 | By: CCIQ

The Queensland Government announcement of the Greater Brisbane lockdown ending today is positive for QLD businesses, but the impact has already been felt across our state, and further relief supports are crucial for the longer-term health of Queensland’s business economy. Read more.

More needed to keep the lights on and staff employed

Thursday 11 March, 2021 | By: CCIQ

The post-JobKeeper support package announced today will help drive consumer demand in Queensland’s struggling tourism regions, but more is needed to keep businesses afloat, said the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ). Read more.

A Brisbane Olympics will need to benefit the entire state: CCIQ

Thursday 25 February, 2021 | By: CCIQ

The naming of Brisbane as the preferred host for the 2032 Olympic Games offers exciting opportunities, said the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ,) but there needs to be a focus on how the whole state could benefit from pre-Games procurement, the Games themselves and its legacy. Read more.