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Planning to work over the upcoming Easter or ANZAC holidays? 18 April 2019

There are some employment questions that regularly arise over the Easter and ANZAC holidays. See the answers.

Regulator says Chorus changes are a chance to lead 17 April 2019

Chorus are taking a leadership role in addressing the worker exploitation issues found in their supply chain, and is calling for other large companies to do the same.

Minimum wage rises to $17.70 01 April 2019

Today the adult minimum wage becomes $17.70 per hour, up $1.20 from $16.50. This adds up to $708 for a 40-hour week.

New legal protections for employees affected by domestic violence 28 March 2019

From 1 April 2019, people who are affected by domestic violence have new legal protections in the workplace.

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Photo of two people sitting.Submit a Record of Settlement online

If you have resolved an employment relationship problem and the two parties involved have reached a settlement, you can formalise the agreement by submitting a Record of Settlement online to Employment Mediation Services for a Mediator to check and sign.

Mediation: What to expect

A quick guide to mediation.

Employment agreement builder

Draft an employment agreement.

Parental leave and payment eligibility tool

Use our tool to determine if you or your partner are entitled to parental leave.

Minimum employment rights and responsibilities

Overview of the minimum rights and responsibilities for employees and employers.

Leave and holidays guide

A guide to employees’ minimum leave and holiday entitlements.

Record of settlement template

Use this template to draw up a Record of Settlement that you can submit to Employment Mediation Services.