This publication is a summary of the Building Trades (Construction) Award.
The pay rates in this WA award summary apply from the first pay period on or after 1 July 2019. To view pay rates for previous years visit the Previous WA award summaries - pre 1 July 2019 page.
This WA Award Summary applies to businesses in the state industrial relations system. It covers businesses which operate as:
- sole traders (eg Jane Smith trading as Jane’s Plumbing)
- unincorporated partnerships (eg Jane and Bob Smith trading as Jane’s Plumbing)
- unincorporated trust arrangements (eg Jane and Bob Smith as trustees for Jane’s Plumbing)
This summary does not cover businesses and organisations in the national industrial relations system which operate as:
- Pty Ltd businesses that are trading or financial corporations (eg Smith Pty Ltd trading as Jane’s Plumbing)
- incorporated associations and other not-for-profit bodies (that are trading ot financial corporations)
If the business or organisation is in the national system visit the Fair Work Ombudsman website www.fairwork.gov.au