The inquiry found that many contractors were unable to provide records to Fair Work Inspectors, including where these were required to be kept under the Regulations. The breaches found included:
- failure to provide pay slips to employees
- record-keeping breaches such as failure to make and keep required records, as well as the making and provision of false or misleading records. At 52% of sites, the records provided to the inquiry were inaccurate and at 32% of sites, time and wage records were not kept by employers at all.