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Children working in fast food campaign continues

This year the Department is continuing to conduct the proactive compliance campaign about the employment of children in the fast food industry. In 2017 the...

Employee or subcontractor

Determining whether a worker is a subcontractor or employee can be complex. It is important to get this right because it can be costly for a business if you...

2020 public holiday dates released

The public holiday dates have been released for the year 2020. The Public holidays in Western Australia page has been updated to include these dates. For the...

Be sure of the rules when employing young people

Employers have been reminded to ensure they are aware of all the special rules that apply when employing young people during the school holidays. Director of...

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...

Opening hours for Wageline over the festive season

Over the festive season Wageline's opening hours will be: Monday 25 December          Closed Tuesday 26 December          Closed Wednesday 27 December   ...

Christmas is just around the corner - know your obligations

It's that time of year where people are getting their last minute Christmas shopping done and most businesses are preparing to wind down for the holiday...

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...

Wageline Newsletter - December edition

The Wageline Newsletter December edition was sent last week to approximately 10,000 subscribers, and has been published on the Wageline website. This edition...

Christmas casuals

The festive season has arrived!  In preparation for the Christmas/ New Year period many businesses often employ extra staff as Christmas casuals to manage...

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...

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