Related entity

Under the 2016 Code, an entity is a related entity of a code covered entity if the second entity is engaged in building work and is either:
• connected with the code covered entity by being a member of the entity
• an associated entity (within the meaning of section 50AAA of the Corporations Act 2001) of the code covered entity.
 

Legal Case
On 12 April 2019, the Full Federal Court upheld the ABCC's appeal to increase penalties awarded against the CFMMEU over 16 strikes and work stoppages at nine Brisbane construction site in August and September 2016. Total penalties against the union and seven of its officials were increased from $522,000 to $668,000.
31 August 2018
Legal Case
The Federal Court imposed penalties totalling $137,590 against the CFMMEU and its three officials for unlawfully entering an Adelaide worksite on four occasions between April and July 2014.
31 August 2018
Legal Case
The respondents admitted that in 2013 CFMMEU official Joseph Myles organised a blockade involving nine vehicles and around 20 individuals and prevented trucks carrying wet concrete from entering the Victorian Government’s Regional Rail site. This resulted in tonnes of concrete going to waste.
31 August 2018
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On 1 July 2019, the requirements for right-of-entry permits changed. The Fair Work Amendment (Modernising Right of Entry) Regulations 2019 now require a photo and signature on new permits. There are transitional arrangements for existing permit holders.
19 August 2018
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Table of contents1. Message from the Commissioner 2. Introduction
5 August 2020
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Our commitment to workplace diversity and inclusion The ABCC is committed to creating a working environment that values and utilises the contribution of staff from diverse backgrounds and experiences.
19 August 2018
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Under the FW Act it is unlawful for an employer to take adverse action against a person who is an employee or prospective employee because the person has an attribute that is protected under the FW Act.
19 August 2018
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There are important differences between contractors and employees in the building industry. We’ve outlined these differences below. Most independent contractors:
19 August 2018
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12 September 2018
News
The Federal Court has today imposed penalties totaling $137,590 against the CFMMEU and three of its officials for unlawfully entering an Adelaide worksite on four occasions between April and July 2014. The Court imposed the following penalties:
27 July 2018

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