At the 2019 National Conference, delegates from across the country met to discuss future initiatives for the union. Delegates spoke in favour of building a fairer Union, where those who are paid the least pay the lowest fees – and vice versa. At Conference, there was also support for a new website to deliver a more personalised experience, industry-specific campaigns to give a national platform to members fighting for change, and a new honours system to acknowledge...
Please see below update on the WA Branch’s latest win. Background On 16 April 2019 - A Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission quashed Deputy President Beaumont’s decision to terminate the Alcoa World Alumina Australia WA Operations AWU Enterprise Agreement 2014 , and directed the Deputy President to redetermine Alcoa’s application. On 2 May 2019 - Deputy President Beaumont decided that for the purposes of the redetermination, the AWU could only lead evidence and make...
Australian Workers' Union, The West Australian Branch, Casual Vacancy Election E2018/120 ​ The post election report of the election for the following office - Branch Vice President (Honorary) (1) - can be accessed at this link: here
Australian Workers' Union, The West Australian Branch, DECLARATION OF RESULTS - E2018/120 Contested Offices Casual Vacancy Election ​ The results of the election for the following office - Branch Vice President (Honorary) (1) - conducted in accordance with the provisions of the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 and the rules of the organisation can be accessed at this link: here .
Australian Workers' Union, The West Australian Branch, Australian Workers' Union Election Notice E2018/120 Casual Vacancy Election Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 Nominations are called for: West Australian Branch - Branch Vice President (Honorary) (1) Nominations , which must be in writing and comply with the registered rules of the Union, may be made at any time from 14/09/2018. Please see the full election notice, including how to nominate, at this link...
A General Meeting of The Australian Workers’ Union, West Australian Branch, Industrial Union of Workers (AWU) held on 9th June 2017 in Perth endorsed the proposed rule amendments. The rule amendments are as directed by the West Australian Industrial Relations Commission (WAIRC) in Decision 2016 WAIRC 00932 and the deletion of a redundant transitional rule. The Union intends to apply for registration of the proposed rules to the Registrar of the WAIRC 28 days after the...
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