From 1 January 2010, the Fair Work Information Statement is to be provided to all new employees by their employer as soon as possible after the commencement of employment. The Statement provides basic information on matters that will affect your employment. If you require further information, you can contact the Fair Work Infoline on 13 13 94.
Penrith Personnel provides a copy of the Fair Work Statement as an inclusion in the Casual Employee Handbook used for all Employee inductions before commencing employment.
Please use the following link to download the Fair Work Statement – www.fairwork.gov.au
The Fair Work Ombudsman and Fair Work Australia
The Fair Work Ombudsman is an independent statutory agency created under the Fair Work Act 2009, and is responsible for promoting harmonious, productive and cooperative Australian workplaces. The Fair Work Ombudsman educates employers and employees about workplace rights and obligations to ensure compliance with workplace laws. Where appropriate, the Fair Work Ombudsman will commence proceedings against employers, employees, and/or their representatives who breach workplace laws.
If you require further information from the Fair Work Ombudsman, you can contact the Fair Work Infoline on 13 13 94 or visitwww.fairwork.gov.au.
Fair Work Australia is the national workplace relations tribunal established under the Fair Work Act 2009. Fair Work Australia is an independent body with the authority to carry out a range of functions relating to the safety net of minimum wages and employment conditions, enterprise bargaining, industrial action, dispute resolution, termination of employment, and other workplace matters.
If you require further information, you can contact Fair Work Australia on 1300 799 675 or visit http://www.fwa.gov.au/.