Fair Work

What are the next changes for the Award?

There have been several changes to the General Retail Industry Award 2020 in recent weeks – the delayed 1.75% annual wage review increase and a slight increase to some expense related allowances – both operative from the first full pay period to commence on or after 1 February 2021. The next changes are:

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FWC Award flexibility case progresses into the new year

NANA advised last week it was taking the lead advocacy role in the Award flexibility case being undertaken by the Fair Work Commission (FWC).  NANA and ALNA are working together to ensure the interests of Newsagents are vigorously represented in this important case which may see positive outcomes for Newsagents as the FWC considers whether […]

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Proposed industrial relations changes a long way off – further delays to legislated changes expected

NANA expects the Federal Government’s proposed changes to the Fair Work Act will now take longer than originally expected to see the light of day. Originally, NANA advised it was unlikely the package would not be approved by Parliament until February 2021. The Bill has now been referred to a Parliamentary committee and won’t resurface […]

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