Fair Work Act

The FW Act is the Fair Work Act 2009.

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How much annual leave are employees entitled to? Full-time and part-time employees are entitled under the NES to receive four weeks' paid annual leave each year. Your annual leave accrues under the NES throughout the year and from year to year.
19 August 2018
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Eligibility requirements The Code sets out two eligibility requirements for contractors seeking to express interest in or tender for Commonwealth funded building work. They relate to compliance with Section 11 of the Code and exclusion sanctions.
19 August 2018
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Delegation of powers and functions On 19 March 2018, the Australian Building and Construction Commissioner made the following delegation:
19 August 2018
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Quarterly reports under the BCIIP Act Each quarter of each financial year we prepare and submit to the Minister a report on the performance of the ABC Commissioner’s functions and the exercise of the ABC Commissioner’s powers during that quarter. We do this in accordance with section 20 of the BCIIP Act.
19 August 2018
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The ABCC has commenced legal proceedings in the Federal Court against the CFMMEU and two of its organisers, Anthony Sloane and Brendan Holl, after they stopped workers on a Sydney construction site in February 2018. 
8 April 2019
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According to the Code, each of the following is a funding entity:A) A non-corporate Commonwealth entity as defined in the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (PGPA Act).
19 August 2018
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The Full Court of the Federal Court has today confirmed that union officials require a valid federal right of entry permit to enter a site under a State or Territory occupational health and safety law, including where a health and safety representative (HSR) invites the official on to site under an OHS law.
2 June 2017
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This page summarises how the ABCC handles the personal information it obtains. The ABCC collects, stores and uses personal information to carry out its functions under the BCIIP Act.
30 August 2018
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Our jurisdiction The ABCC monitors compliance with, and enforces the workplace relations laws that apply to, the building and construction industry. Our jurisdiction covers those who are, by statutory definition, a ‘building industry participant’: someone who is involved with ‘building work’.
19 August 2018
Legal Case
The ABCC* commenced proceedings in the Federal Court against the CFMEU and its official, Richard Hassett, for allegedly acting in an abusive and intimidating manner towards site management at a Hobart construction site.
31 August 2018

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