News
Today the Fair Work Legislation Amendment (Secure Jobs, Better Pay) Bill 2022 was passed in Parliament.
2 December 2022
Industry update
In this edition of Industry Update, we provide important information on: the transfer of functions to the Fair Work Ombudsman; the ABCC’s achievements in 2021-22; a notice of non-compliance with the Code, the new Respect@Work website, paid family and domestic violence leave, ABCC litigation news and more.
21 November 2022
News
The ABCC’s 2021-22 Annual Report has today been tabled in the Parliament of Australia by the Hon Tony Burke MP, Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations. Key achievements
17 November 2022
Legal Case
The ABCC has filed Federal Court proceedings against the CFMMEU and two of its officials who twice threatened an employee engaged to undertake construction work at Perth’s His Majesty’s Theatre.
10 November 2022
News
From today, the Australian Building and Construction Commission’s role enforcing the Fair Work Act 2009 in the commercial building and construction industry has transferred to the Fair Work Ombudsman. What’s changing
10 November 2022
News
The ABCC has filed Federal Court proceedings against the CFMMEU and two of its officials who twice threatened an employee engaged to undertake construction work at Perth’s His Majesty’s Theatre.
9 November 2022
News
The ABCC Commissioner has exercised his power under section 108 of the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 to publish details of non-compliance with the Building Code by the privately owned construction company, St Hilliers Contracting Pty Ltd (St Hillier
4 November 2022
News
The Federal Circuit and Family Court has awarded penalties totalling $5,200 against Victorian sole trader Shane Chivell, for failure to comply with two statutory notices during an ABCC investigation into the underpayment of a former employee at his business Brighton H
3 November 2022
News
The Australian Human Rights Commission and Respect@Work Council have launched a new website that will help workplaces of all sizes prevent and respond to sexual harassment and create a work culture that is safe, r
3 November 2022
News
From 10 November 2022, the ABCC’s role enforcing the Fair Work Act 2009 (FW Act) in the commercial building and construction industry will transfer to the Fair Work Ombudsman. Which functions will move to the Fair Work Ombudsman?
27 October 2022