Modern awards – a fresh reminder.

 

Awards have remained as a cornerstone of Australia’s industrial relations for over a century.

Modern awards are legal documents that specify the minimum pay rates and conditions of employment across more than 100 industries and occupations in Australia.

Modern awards can still be a complex burden for many organisations, and Australia’s awards system does not make it any easier for businesses. It is far too common for organisations to have made an error, a simple misinterpretation of an award, that ends up costing them a lot of time and money to correct this misstep.

Simply put: double check your award category and ensure you don’t fall into the trap of continually paying incorrect rates, blissfully unaware.

Check your award rate HERE https://calculate.fairwork.gov.au/findyouraward

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ProcessWorx based in Perth, Western Australia, is personally dedicated to helping small business with HR support, HR advice and farm safety. If you require HR support, HR advice, farm safety please contact ProcessWorx on (08) 9316 9896 or email enquiries@processworx.com.au

 

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