Guide to the Clerks Award

Guide to the Clerks Award

One of the most common modern awards to apply in Australian workplaces is the Clerks Private Sector Award, which applies to many employees performing administrative work. Confusingly, the Clerks Award doesn’t apply to every employee performing such work, a fact that...
Changes to the General Retail Industry Award 2021

Changes to the General Retail Industry Award 2021

Increases to pay rates in the General Retail Award from 1 September 2021 As detailed in our previous article, minimum rates of pay in the General Retail Award will increase by 2.5% on the first full pay period on or after 1 September 2021. Although the Fair Work...
Compulsory Screening for NDIS Workers

Compulsory Screening for NDIS Workers

The National Disability Insurance Agency (‘NDIA’), which administers the National Disability Insurance Scheme (‘NDIS’) has recently introduced a new requirement for certain NDIS Workers to undergo screening. The new requirement means that from 1 February 2021, workers...