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New penalties for unlicensed labour hire

As of 30 October 2019, substantial penalties apply to labour hire providers who don’t have a licence and to businesses that use an unlicensed.

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Master Builders' concerns about the new Cbus..

You may soon start to see communications coming from Cbus Super announcing the trialing of a new app called ‘Super Payment Checker’.

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Business seeks vital amendments to Workplace..

Employers are working with the Government, Opposition and cross bench to ensure these laws are fair. equitable and deliver improved workplace safety.

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The Federal Court has found former CFMMEU official, Mr Brendan Murphy, abused safety powers to shut a site down because he believed the head contractor was using...

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FWC rejects CFMMEU jurisdictional challenge on Westgate Tunnel site allowance...

The FWC’s decision reflects Master Builders’ clear and unambiguous understanding that the intention has always been for Dispute Panel decisions (including on...

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Victorian Long Service Leave changes take effect

Members are to be reminded that the Victorian Long Service Leave 2018 (LSL Act 2018), which has replaced the previous Long Service Leave Act 1992, has taken effect...

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Notice of union rally on 23 October 2018

As members may be aware, the CFMEU is promoting a union rally commencing at 10.30am on Tuesday 23 October at Victorian Trades Hall. The rally is part of the ACTU’s...

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CFMMEU and its officials have cost its members over $800K in penalties...

The Federal Court has imposed penalties of $6000 on the CFMMEU’s former South Australian organiser Mark Gava and the CFMMEU $68,000 following Mr Gava breaching...

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Decision handed down for construction awards in four-yearly review

A Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission (FWC) has issued a significant decision in the four- yearly review of modern award proceedings. The decision related to...

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