Industry Update


Message from the Director

 This is our first Industry Update for 2014. I hope that all of you have had a good start to the year.I am pleased to report that in January and February, Fair Work Building & Construction has made good progress in:conducting effective site visits; andcontinuing...

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FWBC is offering assistance to help you get ready for the new Building Code

 FWBC invites participants to register for the Building Code information package. The Federal Government has indicated that a new Building Code and Guidelines will be introduced in 2014. The new Code and Guidelines will affect a large number of Australian...

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Arrest brings Right of Entry back in the spotlight

Right of Entry (ROE) provisions are in the spotlight after a union organiser was arrested at the Regional Rail Link project site in Melbourne last week. The organiser allegedly attended the site without their ROE permit. Police were called and arrested him for...

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Strike Pay: The Facts

 Following a recent rally in Melbourne, FWBC wants to remind industry participants around Australia about their rights and responsibilities when it comes to strike pay. FWBC inspectors visited 39 sites during the rally and discovered that strike pay is a topic...

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