Brisbane City Council Certified Agreement 2019

This page contains information about the agreement, the ballot paper and a list of your agency contacts. Voting will begin on March 24, 2020. On September 13, 2019, the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission set hearing dates for basic arbitration. Learn more about the status of negotiations on the state government`s certified agreement to replace the agreement. The government will continue to approve the agreement in principle in accordance with standard procedures. Once this approval is confirmed, the single payment will be processed and further communications regarding the date of payment will be made. Negotiations for a replacement contract for the 2015 agreement reviewed by the state (basic agreement) will continue between your agency`s representatives and your union. The list of unions that are parties to the basic agreement is posted here. The vote on the State government`s proposed 2019 agreement is now open. Voting will end on Friday, April 3, 2020 at 5 p.m. In the coming weeks, a copy of the proposed final agreement will be released and/or published on ForGov`s website. On that date, additional information on the terms of the agreement, the electoral process and the timetable will also be provided.

A vote is scheduled for the end of March, early April. “Dedicated to a better Brisbane” is more than a single line in the Council logo. It is our commitment to the people of Brisbane to ensure that our city will always be a great place to live, work and relax. On December 20, 2019, the government and Queensland resolved the dispute resolution in arbitration. This means that the hearing scheduled for February 2020 must no longer be continued, since an agreement can be reached. On 3 October 2018, the Industrial Union of Employees requested assistance from the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission (QIRC) for the agreement on the negotiations of the contract negotiations of the public authorities (basic agreement). That is why the negotiations are now in conciliation. Oir is attending conciliation conferences on behalf of the government and will request, if necessary, the presence of representatives of the agencies. A replacement agreement is negotiated centrally by agency representatives and representatives of your union. The list of unions that are parties to the basic agreement is posted here. It is important that AWU members have a say in your new agreement.

The government has just approved the agreement in principle for the basic agreement. From 9 March 2020, the proposed agreement and the corresponding explanation of the agreement will be available on www.forgov.qld.gov.au/state-government-entities-certified-agreement-2019. As in our first term, the government negotiates in good faith to reach agreements that provide fair and fair wages and conditions. Whether through allocation, ongoing negotiations or a combination of the two, workers benefit from an increase of at least 2.5% on top of their current rates. Arbitration will be negotiated before the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission on July 15, 16 and 17, 2019. On May 20, 2019, the Queensland Industrial Relations Board issued a further order to arbitrate. See a copy of the order of itineraries (PDF, 460 KB). Further updates will be made available as the contract process progresses. At that time, payment data resulting from the agreement were not confirmed. However, the government is working to ensure that this is done quickly.

In addition, on 3 October 2018, the Industrial Union sought assistance from the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission in negotiating the basic agreement.