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Get set for a 3.3% increase to base rates of pay
The Fair Work Commission has announced a 3.3% increase to minimum wages following its 2017 Annual Wage Review. The increase applies from the first full pay period starting on or after 1 July 2017.
Penalty rates changes 2017
On 5 June the Fair Work Commission handed down a decision about how the changes to minimum Sunday penalty rates in some awards will be introduced. Find out what to do, who the changes affect and how they will be introduced.
Contracting labour and supply chains
Contracting labour can create benefits for your business but there can be risks if businesses don’t do it right. Check out our new resources for employers to help make sure your supply chain is compliant.


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