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Local Government Award Increase 1 July 2016

Commencing with the first full pay period after 1 July 2016, all employees working under the Local Government (State) Award 2014 should receive either a $23.20 or 2.8% per week pay increase (whichever is greater)*. This is the third Award increase since July 2014 and represents the single largest Award increase since the most recent Award came into effect.

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Will you be voting for a better future?

The 2016 federal election is about priorities. Whether $50 billion of taxpayers’ money is best used on corporate tax cuts or on health, education and infrastructure investment. In this report we demystify the issues for our members and supporters so you can be well-informed at the ballot box.

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Riverina Water County Council workers start industrial action tomorrow over stalled negotiations

Workers from Riverina Water County Council in Wagga Wagga will tomorrow (Friday 24 June, 2016) commence industrial action over stalled negotiations for a new workplace award, imposing bans on overtime, on-call work, and the processing of customer accounts.

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Liverpool Rally! Save Your Jobs! Save Your Conditions!

It’s time for USU members to rally and show the Liverpool Council Mayor and the CEO that what you have to say is important!

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BREAKING (!) NEWS: The lengths some people will go to, to avoid a night out in the cold!

The lengths some people will go to, to avoid a night out in the cold!

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22/07/2016
time-to-talk-about-eba-11-negotiationsSince our last bulletin we have had 3 more meetings with the company – bringing our total number of...
01/07/2016
eastern-airlines-agreement-we-re-going-to-the-commissionA lot of USU/ASU members have been asking about the approval process for the new Eastern Airlines...
23/06/2016
maurice-blackburn-members-protected-industrial-action-explainedAs part of our campaign to get a better enterprise bargaining deal at Maurice Blackburn, we are...
16/06/2016
ambulance-service-of-nsw-administrative-and-clerical-employees-state-award-is-up-for-renewalLate last week the NSW Ministry of Health, wrote to the United Services Union advising that the...
07/06/2016
no-progress-yet-on-qantas-eba-11We've had 2 meetings with Qantas since our last bulletin – on 26th May and 1st June (these were our 7th...