The ABCC has legal obligations in relation to the collection and handling of personal information. Those obligations are imposed by the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act) including the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) in
30 August 2018
Cathy Cato has commenced in the role of Acting Australian Building and Construction Commissioner.
28 September 2017
9 September 2020
Review of the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 The formal report on the independent review of the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 was tabled in Federal Parliament on Thursday 6 December, 2018.
13 December 2018
The formal report on the independent review of the Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Act 2016 was tabled in Federal Parliament on Thursday 6 December, 2018.
14 December 2018
The Federal Circuit Court in the ACT has penalised the CFMMEU $138,000 and six officials a further $63,500 following breaches of right of entry laws across three apartment project sites in Franklin, Harrison and Wright in 2013 and 2014.
21 September 2020
On Tuesday 27 March 2018, the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU), Maritime Union of Australia (MUA), and Textile, Clothing and Footwear Union of Australia (TCFUA) amalgamated. The new organisation is called the Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union (CFMMEU).
24 May 2018
Welcome to the first edition of Enterprise Agreement News. In this edition we will be discussing evidence required to tender for Commonwealth funded building work.
26 May 2017
Welcome to the second edition of Enterprise Agreement News. In this edition we will outline how to get your agreement assessed if you applied for and/or received a letter of compliance for an agreement made before 2 December 2016 before the transitional arrangements were amended.
3 July 2017
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