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5 Jul, 2012

What is personal carer’s leave?

July 5th, 2012|FAQs|

Leave an employee can take to care for a family member who is sick. If an employee takes personal careers’ […]

5 Jul, 2012

Why don’t I receive the award increases?

July 5th, 2012|FAQs|

Many workplaces are now working under Enterprise Agreements. These enterprise agreements have pay rises built into them and have rates […]

5 Jul, 2012

What about Federal awards?

July 5th, 2012|FAQs|

Some employees who work in NSW are covered by federal awards. Sometimes, both federal and NSW awards apply to the […]

5 Jul, 2012

Who is covered by a NSW award?

July 5th, 2012|FAQs|

A NSW award covers all employers and employees in the industry or occupation to which it relates, whether or not […]

5 Jul, 2012

How are NSW awards made?

July 5th, 2012|FAQs|

The Commission makes state awards applying in NSW. Most commonly, this occurs because the organisation representing employers (“employer organisations”) or […]

5 Jul, 2012

What is an award?

July 5th, 2012|FAQs|

An award sets out the rights and obligations of employers and employees engaged in particular types of work. There are […]