Industrial inspectors recovered $377,990 in unpaid wages and entitlements in 2018–19

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Private Sector Labour Relations industrial inspectors helped employees to recover over $377,990 in unpaid entitlements in the 2018–19 financial year.

168 complaints lodged with Private Sector Labour Relations resulted in $310,315 being recovered for employees whilst $67,675 was recovered as a result of proactive audits in targeted industries. Wageline also answered more than 13,026 calls, sent 691 education packs to businesses and received 1,136,556 website visits.

Find out more about proactive compliance campaigns on the Wageline website.

Employees who believe they have been underpaid under a WA award, the state minimum conditions of employment or state long service leave laws should visit the Making a complaint page on the Wageline website or contact Wageline on 1300 655 266 for more information.

industrial inspectors recovered 377990 in 2018/2019
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Industrial inspectors recovered $377,990 in 2018-2019

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Labour Relations
Department News
02 Dec 2019

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