Award modernisation quarterly report

The President of the Australian Industrial Relations Commission has issued the award modernisation quarterly report for the December quarter 2009.

30 April 2010

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a decision in relation to residual variations.

21 December 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench issued a decision and the Stage 4 modern awards today. The decision deals with the making of the Stage 4 modern awards.

4 December 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing indicating that a decision in relation to the Stage 4 modern awards will be published on the AIRC and FWA websites at 12 noon tomorrow, Friday 4 December 2009.

3 December 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a decision in relation to transitional provisions for Stage 4 modern awards.

3 December 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing indicating that a decision in relation to transitional provisions for Stage 3 modern awards will be published on the AIRC and FWA websites at 12 noon tomorrow, Thursday 3 December 2009.

2 December 2009

Award modernisation—Airline operations

A notice of listing was today issued relating to the 9 November 2009 variation from the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations regarding Airline operations.

17 November 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a decision in relation to the transitional provisions to be included in the Cleaning Services Award 2010.

17 November 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement in relation to labour hire services.

17 November 2009

Award modernisation—amended request

On 12 November 2009 the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations sent a letter to the President outlining a variation to the Federal Government's award modernisation request and also provided a consolidated version of the request.

12 November 2009

Award modernisation quarterly report

The President of the Australian Industrial Relations Commission has issued the award modernisation quarterly report for the September quarter 2009.

4 November 2009

Award modernisation consultations—Stage 4

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing detailing arrangements for a public consultation in relation to the draft Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 to be held on Thursday 5 November 2009.

2 November 2009

Award modernisation consultations—Stage 4

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing detailing arrangements for public consultations on the Stage 4 exposure drafts to be held in October and November 2009.

28 September 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement and the exposure drafts of the Stage 4 modern awards.

25 September 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing indicating that a statement and Stage 4 exposure drafts will be published on the AIRC website at 10.00 a.m. tomorrow, Friday 25 September 2009.

24 September 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement in relation to transitional provisions for the Stage 3 and Stage 4 modern awards.

22 September 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement in relation to the variation made to the award modernisation request on 26 August 2009.

10 September 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench issued a decision and the Stage 3 modern awards today. The decision deals with the making of the Stage 3 modern awards.

4 September 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a decision in relation to transitional provisions for priority and Stage 2 modern awards.

2 September 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing indicating that a decision in relation to transitional provisions for priority and Stage 2 modern awards will be published on the AIRC and FWA websites at 12 noon tomorrow, Wednesday 2 September 2009.

1 September 2009

Award modernisation—amended request

On 26 August 2009 the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations signed a variation to the Federal Government's award modernisation request and also provided a consolidated version of the request.

28 August 2009

New online exhibition

The Sir Richard Kirby Archives today launched its first online exhibition—The Journey. The exhibition aims to give an insight into the journey from the Commonwealth Court of Conciliation and Arbitration to 21st Century institution Fair Work Australia.

24 August 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement in relation to the proposed restaurant and catering industry award and the proposed seagoing industry award.

19 August 2009

Award modernisation—amended request

On 17 August 2009 the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations signed a variation to the Federal Government's award modernisation request and also provided a consolidated version of the request.

18 August 2009

Award modernisation consultations—Stage 4

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing detailing the arrangements for a pre-drafting public consultation to be held in August 2009 as part of Stage 4 of the award modernisation process for Christmas Island and the Cocos (Keeling Islands).

4 August 2009

Award modernisation quarterly report

The President of the Australian Industrial Relations Commission has issued the award modernisation quarterly report for the June quarter 2009.

29 July 2009

Award modernisation consultations—Stage 4

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing detailing the arrangements for pre-drafting public consultations to be held in August 2009 as part of Stage 4 of the award modernisation process.

15 July 2009

Award modernisation consultations—Transitional provisions

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing detailing arrangements for public consultations in relation to the Transitional Provisions for the priority and Stage 2 awards in July 2009.

2 July 2009

Award modernisation—amended request

On 1 July 2009 the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations sent to the President a letter outlining a variation to the award modernisation request and also provided a consolidated version of the request.

2 July 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement in relation to Stage 4 of the award modernisation process.

29 June 2009

Award modernisation statements

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement in relation to variations to modern awards, and a statement in relation to the proposed restaurant and catering industry award.

26 June 2009

Fair Work Australia

The inaugural sitting of Fair Work Australia will be at 9.00 am on Wednesday, 1 July 2009 at 80 William Street, Sydney. The proceedings will be streamed live from the Fair Work Australia website (www.fwa.gov.au).

26 June 2009

Fair Work Australia

Fair Work Australia (FWA) will commence on 1 July 2009. It will be the new national workplace relations tribunal.

The Australian Industrial Relations Commission (AIRC) will continue to operate until 31 December 2009. During the transition period the AIRC will complete award modernisation and other matters relating to the period before 1 July 2009.

FWA and the AIRC will operate from the existing locations. More information about FWA is available from its website (www.fwa.gov.au) which will commence in the next few days.

25 June 2009

Termination of employment

New remuneration and compensation limits take effect for termination of employment applications from 1 July 2009.

22 June 2009

Award modernisation—proposed restaurant & catering modern award

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement and notice of listing relating to the 28 May 2009 variation of the request from the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations and the proposed restaurant and catering modern award.

5 June 2009

Award modernisation consultations—Stage 3

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing detailing arrangements for public consultations on the Stage 3 exposure drafts to be held in June and July 2009.

5 June 2009

Award modernisation—amended request

On 29 May 2009 the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations sent to the President a letter outlining a variation to the award modernisation request and also provided a consolidated version of the request.

1 June 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement and the exposure drafts of the Stage 3 modern awards.

22 May 2009

Award modernisation quarterly report

The President of the Australian Industrial Relations Commission has today issued the award modernisation quarterly report for the March quarter 2009.

8 May 2009

Award modernisation—amended request

On 7 May 2009 the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations sent to the President a letter outlining a variation to the award modernisation request and also provided a consolidated version of the request.

8 May 2009

Fair Work Australia—Conciliators

Applications are now being invited for Conciliator positions to be located in most capital cities.

27 April 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench issued a decision and the Stage 2 modern awards today. The decision deals with the making of the Stage 2 modern awards.

3 April 2009

Award modernisation decision

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing indicating that a decision and Stage 2 modern awards will be published on the AIRC website at 10.00 a.m. tomorrow, Friday 3 April 2009.

2 April 2009

Award modernisation consultations

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued an amended notice of listing detailing changes to the pre-drafting public consultations currently being held as part of Stage 3 of the award modernisation process.

18 March 2009

Award modernisation consultations

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing detailing the arrangements for pre-drafting public consultations to be held in March 2009 as part of Stage 3 of the award modernisation process.

20 February 2009

Award modernisation quarterly report

The President of the Australian Industrial Relations Commission today issued the award modernisation quarterly report for the December quarter 2008.

5 February 2009

Award modernisation consultations

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a notice of listing detailing the arrangements for public consultations on the Stage 2 exposure drafts to be held in February 2009.

4 February 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement in relation to Stage 3 of the award modernisation process.

30 January 2009

Award modernisation statement

The Award Modernisation Full Bench today issued a statement and the exposure drafts of the Stage 2 modern awards.

23 January 2009

Kirby Archives—new website

The website, of the Sir Richard Kirby Archives, a repository dedicated to preserving the history of the AIRC, has been redesigned and now includes a new section with information relating to more than 35 landmark industrial cases.

12 January 2009

Award modernisation request—consolidated version

A consolidated version of the Federal Government's award modernisation request, including the variation of 18 December 2008, is now available.

7 January 2009

Kirby Archives—new website

The website, of the Sir Richard Kirby Archives, a repository dedicated to preserving the history of the AIRC, has been redesigned and now includes a new section with information relating to more than 35 landmark industrial cases.

12 January 2009

Award modernisation request—consolidated version

A consolidated version of the Federal Government's award modernisation request, including the variation of 18 December 2008, is now available.

7 January 2009