Media Release
20 Aug 2020

Non-compliance publication notice

The ABCC commenced legal action against Big Li Ceiling Pty Ltd in September 2018 following its repeated failure to cooperate with the ABCC during an audit of the company’s payment of employee wages and entitlements. 
Media Release
18 Aug 2020

Tyrone Construction Services penalised over unlawful picket at Leederville construction site

The Federal Court has penalised West Australian company Tyrone Construction Services Pty Ltd and its representative, Mr Alistair Adams, $96,000 over unlawful picketing of the Perth-based building site known as ‘Skypark’ in Leederville, Western Australia in 2019.
Industry update
12 Aug 2020

Industry Update - August 2020 Edition

The August edition of Industry Update features the latest information from the ABCC, changes to the Building Award, Joinery Award and Mobile Crane Award, court outcomes and more.
Media Release
5 Aug 2020

ABCC gains injunction against CFMMEU action threatening completion of new inner city school

The ABCC has obtained a temporary injunction against the CFMMEU preventing it from continuing to organise unlawful industrial action at the Inner City South State Secondary College project site at Dutton Park in Brisbane.
Media Release
29 Jul 2020

CFMMEU penalised for unlawful picket in nation’s capital

The ACT Branch of the CFMMEU and three of its officials have been penalised a total of $159,600 after the Federal Court found they engaged in unlawful picketing at a Canberra building site in May 2018.
Industry update
15 Jul 2020

Industry Update - July 2020 Edition

The July edition of Industry Update features the latest information from the ABCC about wages and entitlements, our upcoming webinar, must-know changes to the construction awards, court outcomes and more.
Media Release
9 Jul 2020

CFMMEU and delegate penalised over coercion at Maroochydore site - directed to pay back union fees

The Federal Court has today imposed penalties totalling $44,000 against the CFMMEU and its delegate James Fissenden for coercing a worker to join the union.
Media Release
7 Jul 2020

ABCC alleges CFMMEU officials breach right of entry at Brisbane construction site

The ABCC has commenced proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia against the CFMMEU and six of its officials alleging multiple right of entry contraventions and the disruption of work at the Logan and Gateway motorways extension site in Brisbane.
Media Release
6 Jul 2020

ABCC alleges CFMMEU organisers breached entry requirements at Cross River Rail site

The ABCC has commenced Federal Circuit Court proceedings against the CFMMEU and three of its organisers following alleged right of entry breaches on the Cross River Rail project on 15 April this year.