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The SDA is running a case in the Fair Work Commission to increase penalty rates for casual workers under the General Retail Industry Award.
Media statement | 12 January 2018
A global conference, attended by governments, employees and workers from 193 countries, took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 14-16 November 2
As you would be aware, in February 2017, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) ruled to cut Sunday and public holiday penalty rates for workers covered by the Retail, Fast Food, Hospitality and Pharmacy Awards.
The SDA recognises the devastating impact domestic and family violence is having on our community.
The SDA is supporting the Australian Council of Trade Union’s (ACTU) test case in the Fair Work Commission for workers to have the right to reduce
During 2016 and 2017, enterprise bargaining was delayed while employers awaited the penalty rates decision, which has now been handed down.
In 2018, the SDA will be pushing for a significant increase to wages following the Federal Government’s unjust decision to greenlight penalty rate
A major national campaign was launched by the SDA before Christmas, calling on customers to respect retail and fast food workers by checking their