Public holiday pay for Australia Day 2021

Principal Consultant - Concept HR Services

With Australia Day approaching, many employers will have questions around public holiday rates and working arrangements. In this article I answer commonly asked questions about public holidays. There are National, State, Territory and Regional public holidays. Employers should be aware of all public holidays applicable to their business and employees. Public holidays are generally full…

Is your interpretation of your modern award correct? – check the 2020 version of your modern award

Principal Consultant - Concept HR Services

4-yearly modern award review – is there a 2020 version of your award? Since 2014, the Fair Work Commission has been reviewing and changing awards as part of the 4-yearly review of modern awards. The main changes have been to the layout and language and, as a result, the awards should be simpler, easier to…