Starting 4 February 2020, the Fair Work Commission will extensively vary 31 existing awards. This is as a result of the 4 yearly review of modern awards.

The technical and drafting matters for the first group of 31 awards have been completed. The varied awards have been issued and will commence operation on 4 February 2020.

The modern awards these changes currently apply to are listed below.

The remaining 91 awards will be updated over time, with further issues to be resolved throughout the process.

If your business employs staff under any of these awards, you will need to be sure you understand and have implemented any of these changes before 4 February 2020.

Aluminium Industry Award 2010 Future award MA000060 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Ambulance and Patient Transport Industry Award 2010 Future award MA000098 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Animal Care and Veterinary Services Award 2010 Future award MA000118 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Aquaculture Industry Award 2010 Future award MA000114 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Banking, Finance and Insurance Award 2010 Future award MA000019 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Book Industry Award 2010 Future award MA000078 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Car Parking Award 2010 Future award MA000095 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Cement and Lime Award 2010 Future award MA000055 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Cemetery Industry Award 2010 Future award MA000070 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Coal Export Terminals Award 2010 Future award MA000045 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Corrections and Detention (Private Sector) Award 2010 Future award MA000110 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Cotton Ginning Award 2010 Future award MA000024 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Electrical Power Industry Award 2010 Future award MA000088 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Gardening and Landscaping Services Award 2010 Future award MA000101 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Hydrocarbons Industry (Upstream) Award 2010 Future award MA000062 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Legal Services Award 2010 Future award MA000116 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Market and Social Research Award 2010 Future award MA000030 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Medical Practitioners Award 2010 Future award MA000031 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Nursery Award 2010 Future award MA000033 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Oil Refining and Manufacturing Award 2010 Future award MA000072 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Port Authorities Award 2010 Future award MA000051 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Premixed Concrete Award 2010 Future award MA000057 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Quarrying Award 2010 Future award MA000055 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Racing Industry Ground Maintenance Award 2010 Future award MA000014 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Real Estate Industry Award 2010 Future award MA000106 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Seafood Processing Award 2010 Future award MA000068 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Silviculture Award 2010 Future award MA000040 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Sporting Organisations Award 2010 Future award MA000082 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

State Government Agencies Award 2010 Future award MA000121 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Surveying Award 2010 Future award MA000066 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Travelling Shows Award 2010 Future award MA000102 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

Water Industry Award 2010 Future award MA000113 from 4 February 2020 (PDF)

For more information, head to www.fwc.gov.au.

 

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*This information is of a general nature only and doesn’t take your specific circumstances into account.