Fair Work Act

The FW Act is the Fair Work Act 2009.

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What essential service exemptions are available? The ABC Commissioner may grant an exemption from the Code to a building contractor or building industry participant under either section 6A or section 6B of the Code if certain conditions are satisfied.
19 August 2018
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What is industrial action? Industrial action occurs when employees refuse to perform work at all, ban the performance of all or some work, or perform work in a way that is different to the way it is usually performed, or in a way which limits the performance of work. Industrial action can include:
19 August 2018
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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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Table of ContentsLetters of Compliance Self-Declarations
19 August 2018
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Delegation of powers and functions On 20 September 2019, the Australian Building and Construction Commissioner made the following delegation:
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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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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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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