Private sector employers and employees
Telephone: 1300 655 266
Locked Bag 100
East Perth WA 6892
Wageline has published comprehensive information for state system employers and employees on the public holidays over the Christmas New Year period.
This season's public holidays are:
When Christmas Day and New Year’s Day fall on a Sunday the following Monday is also a public holiday and when Boxing Day falls on a Monday the following Tuesday is also a public holiday under the Public and Bank Holidays Act 1972. However, employment entitlements for public holidays will vary based on an employee's award coverage and employment arrangements.
Employers and employees in the state industrial relations system can visit the Christmas – New Year 2022–2023 public holiday information page which provides:
Wageline can also answer questions about public holidays for state system employers and employees - call Wageline on 1300 655 266.