ACCR Company Engagement Vicinity Centres

Vicinity Centres is a major owner and manager of Australian shopping centres.

Vicinity is the second largest listed manager of Australian retail property, with $26 billion in retail assets under management across more than 60 shopping centres. Vicinity Centres (VCX) is a major procurer of commercial cleaning and other property services in Australia. As part of ACCR's program of work looking at labour rights and modern slavery in the commercial cleaning sector, ACCR has been engaging Vicinity on how the company prevents modern slavery and wage theft in its cleaning contracts, and how it ensures safe workloads for contracted cleaning staff.