Workers for agriculture

Workers for agriculture

Current coronavirus border closures had left the agriculture sector with around a 30,000 worker shortage. On 23 August 2021 the federal government announced the establishment of the Australian Agriculture visa. The purpose of new visa is to help fill a COVID-induced...
Clerks Award flexibility provisions extended

Clerks Award flexibility provisions extended

On 13 November 2020, the Fair Work Commission confirmed their decision to extend COVID-19 pandemic flexibility provisions within the Clerks – Private Sector Award until 29 March 2021. The flexibility provisions (Schedule I) are aimed at preserving the...