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Christmas New Year 2017-18

Public holiday information for Christmas and New Year 2017–18 is now available.

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GA7 negotiations

The Government and the Civil Service Association reach agreement.

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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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Labour Relations

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Doctor fined for failing to produce employee records

A Greenwood medical practitioner has been fined $6280 (and ordered to pay costs of $1067) for failing to comply with a court order to supply an employee's...

Christmas New Year 2017/18 public holiday information

The Christmas/ New Year period is rapidly approaching and it is important to understand public holiday obligations for the festive season. This season's...

Children working in fast food campaign extends to the...

Since March this year the Department has been conducting a proactive compliance campaign about the employment of children in the fast food industry. The...

Getting casual employment right

A common misconception about the employment of casual employees is that an employee can be a 'full time casual' or a 'permanent casual.' A casual employee is...

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...

New fact sheet - Wageline's making a complaint process

Wageline often receives calls from employees who believe they have not been paid the correct wages or entitlements and Wageline advises clients on the...

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...

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