The amendments made by the Fair Work Commission to multiple Awards, including the Building and Construction On-Site Award and the Clerks –œ Private Sector Award 2010 in response to the escalating COVID-19 crisis have been extended to 29 March 2021.
These amendments give extended flexibility to both employees and employers during this unprecedented crisis. The Commission noted that the amendments strike a balance between providing additional flexibility to employers, but also ensuring that employees are treated fairly. You can read about the specific amendments here.
If you require further information, please contact our Industrial Relations and Legal Adviser on (02) 6175 5900 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.