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MEDIA RELEASE: UNCERTAIN FUTURE FOR PARLIAMENT HOUSE’S HARD-WORKING CLEANERS

Parliament House’s hardworking, long-term cleaning staff face an uncertain future because of a contract change. Read more

MEDIA RELEASE: ACT CLUBS WORKERS NEED SUPPORT FUND

Workers in Canberra’s clubs should be supported by an industry transition fund similar to government support given to car industry workers, according to a new submission sent to the ACT... Read more

ACT Branch Election Notice


UNITED VOICEAustralian Capital Territory BranchELECTION NOTICE - E2017/259Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009Nominations are called for: Branch President Branch Vice-President Branch Secretary Branch Executive Member (6) Delegates to National Council... Read more

Massage therapists take on dodgy boss

Delo first met Colin Elvin back in the Philippines, when he came in for a massage. He had a massage therapy clinic in Australia, Canberra Foot and Thai, and he... Read more

Norm Vs Wilson Security

Tell Wilson to stop ripping off their security guards Norm Davis has been a security guard for 15 years. Despite their already low wages, Wilson Security has been ripping off... Read more

A big announcement

The Big Steps campaign has just announced its biggest walk-offs ever, in response to Malcolm Turnbull’s failure to act on the equal pay crisis in our sector. To make the our walk... Read more

United Voice is taking SNP to Federal Court

Today, United Voice commenced Proceedings against Glen Nelson and SNP in the Federal Court of Australia. United Voice alleges that Glen caused SNP to unlawfully terminate the employment of Paramdeep... Read more

July 1: 3.3 percent pay increase

One of the major part of your unions resources is allocated to the work that goes into ensuring that you receive an annual wage increase. Many months of preparation goes... Read more

We clean the people's house

- BUT WITH NO PAY RISE FOR FIVE YEARS The cleaners of Parliament House are taking action after five years of no pay rises. Politicians – who have enjoyed pay... Read more