Privacy Act

The Privacy Act is the Privacy Act 1988.

Legal Case
On 5 April 2019, following an appeal by the CFMMEU to a November 2017 penalty judgment, the Full Federal Court imposed penalties totaling $1.7 million against the CFMMEU and a number of its senior officials, including its former and current State Secretaries Brian Parker and Darren Greenfield, for unlawful conduct at the Barangaroo site.
31 August 2018
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The Federal Court has penalised the CFMMEU and three of its officials $292,200 for attempting to shut down construction at the Palmerston Police Station site in May 2018.
2 October 2020
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If you’re a code covered entity on Commonwealth funded building work (because you expressed interest in or tendered for the work on or after 2 December 2016), you must meet certain requirements of the Code when engaging a subcontractor on that project.
19 August 2018
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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
News
The ABCC has filed proceedings in the Federal Court alleging the CFMMEU and two of its officials committed 46 contraventions when they disrupted night construction work and ignored Victoria Police and WorkSafe instructions at the $6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel Project in December 2019. 
25 September 2020
Legal Case
The ABCC filed proceedings in the Federal Court on 16 September 2020 alleging the CFMMEU and two of its officials committed 46 contraventions when they disrupted night construction work and ignored Victoria Police and WorkSafe instructions at the $6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel Project in December 2019.
25 September 2020
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List of publicly available information released after an FOI access
19 August 2018
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Subcontractors deserve to be paid on time. Their livelihood depends on it. If you’re owed money by a code covered entity, the ABCC may be able to help.
19 August 2018

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