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GA7 negotiations

Government presents final offer to the Civil Service Association.

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Welcome to DMIRS

The Departments of Commerce and Mines and Petroleum have amalgamated to form the new Department of Mines, Industry Regulation...

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Pay rates increase

Private sector pay rates increased 1 July 2017, WA award and minimum rates have changed.

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Labour Relations

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WA award coverage

A common question Wageline is asked by both employers and employees is 'which WA award applies?' WA awards are legal documents that cover many businesses and...

Do you know the rules about employing children?

Business owners and business advisors need to be aware that all employers must comply with Western Australia's laws on employment of children. The Children...

Annual leave on termination

Wageline often receives calls about the requirements for paying out annual leave when an employee resigns or is terminated. Under the Minimum Conditions of...

Queen's Birthday public holiday 2017

Monday 25 September is the Queen's Birthday public holiday in Perth and most of regional Western Australia. Employers in the state industrial relations...

Wageline's making a complaint process - an employee's...

Wageline's making a complaint process - an employee's guide fact sheet provides a publication format version of the information on the Making a complaint...

Wageline's making a complaint process fact sheet

Wageline's making a complaint process fact sheet provides a publication format version of the information on the Making a complaint about underpayment of...

Wageline Newsletter - September edition

The Wageline Newsletter September edition has been published.  This edition features information about the Perth Royal Show and the information employers...

Wageline Newsletter - Latest editions

This page provides a PDF version of the latest editions of the Wageline Newsletter. Wageline Newsletter is an email service which updates you on: increases...

It's show time! - Employment obligations for the Perth...

The Perth Royal Show is fast approaching and each year the Show provides employment opportunities for many people in a wide range of jobs. Business owners...

Successful campaign on employment of children in fast...

Earlier this year the Department conducted a proactive compliance campaign about the employment of children in the fast food industry. Almost 1000 fast food...

Getting the right employment information

Getting the right employment information from the right people is critical to business success. Wageline often gets calls in which small business owners say ...

New look leave calculation guides

Wageline has launched new versions of its popular leave calculation guides. The annual leave, sick leave and long service leave calculation guides explain...

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