Fair Work FAQs brings together the most frequently asked questions about the new workplace relations system.
It answers questions surrounding the new Fair Work Act, such as:
- Does Australia have a uniform, national industrial relations system?
- Who is covered by the Fair Work Act?
- What are the key features of the Fair Work reforms and when did the reforms commence?
- How does Australia's "safety net" system work?
- What are the new general protections under the Fair Work Act
- How does Fair Work Australia resolve unfair dismissal claims?
- Can leave be "cashed out" under the Fair Work Act?
- What are the new general protections under the Fair Work Act?
- What has happened to "Work Choices" industrial instruments under the Fair Work system?