FWC

The Fair Work Commission (FWC) is Australia’s national workplace relations tribunal. It is an independent body with power to carry out a range of functions under the FW Act.

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Employers must provide the Fair Work Information Statement to all new employees. This provision is one of the ten National Employment Standards (NES).
19 August 2018
Legal Case
The ABCC* commenced proceedings in the Federal Court against 76 employees for allegedly taking unlawful industrial action on the New Children’s Hospital site in Perth. In a statement of claim filed in the Federal Court, the ABCC alleges:
31 August 2018
Legal Case
On 20 November 2015, the Federal Court handed down its liability decision finding all alleged contraventions were proven. A penalty decision was handed down on 22 April 2016 with penalties totalling $54,200.
31 August 2018

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