Fact sheets in this section outline the general conditions most workers are entitled to in Australia. Check the relevant award or agreement for specific conditions that may apply to your workplace.
In this section:
The Fair Work Act 2009 establishes a clear set of rules and obligations for enterprise bargaining. These include rules about the bargaining process, the content of enterprise agreements and how an agreement is made and approved.
View fact sheet online: Enterprise bargaining
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Industrial action can include strikes, work-bans and lock-outs. The Fair Work Act 2009 defines what constitutes industrial action and the type of action that can be taken.
View fact sheet online: Industrial action
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