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ALERT: COVID-19 – Temporary changes to the Hospitality Industry (General) Award

On 24 March 2020, the Fair Work Commission agreed to vary the Hospitality Industry (General) Award in response to the significant impact that the COVID-19 pandemic and the consequent government restrictions have had on the hospitality industry. A temporary schedule was inserted into the Award to provide some flexibility for employers in relation to the…

ALERT: COVID-19 – Temporary changes to the Restaurant Industry Award

On 31 March 2020, the Fair Work Commission agreed to vary the Restaurant Industry Award in response to the significant impact that the COVID-19 pandemic and the consequential government restrictions have had on the restaurant industry. A temporary schedule was inserted into the Award to provide some flexibility for employers in relation to the range…

ALERT: COVID-19 – Temporary changes to the Clerks Award

On 28 March 2020, the Fair Work Commission agreed to vary the Clerks – Private Sector Award in response to the significant impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on employers and employees where this Award has application and coverage. A temporary schedule was inserted into the Award to provide some flexibility for employers in…

ALERT: COVID-19: The latest Government restrictions, Award changes and clarification of Queensland’s border controls

As quickly as the COVID-19 situation changes in Australia and worldwide, so too does the impact of the virus and the government restrictions on employers and their businesses. We will continue to update employers as information becomes available. In this Alert we look at the latest announcements and changes including: the new government restrictions announced…

ALERT: 31 Awards extensively varied to commence 4 February 2020

Modern awards will be extensively varied in 2020 as the 4-yearly review of awards starts to come to an end. The Fair Work Commission has released the first group of 31 varied awards which will come into effect on 4 February 2020. The changes made include various award specific variations as well as restructuring, technical…

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