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Industrial relations

We facilitate jobs growth through policies and programs that promote fair, productive and safe workplaces.

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Fair Entitlements Guarantee

Fair Entitlements Guarantee (FEG) provides financial assistance to eligible employees who lose their job due to the liquidation or bankruptcy of their employer.


Building industry

Australia’s workplace relations framework for building work helps to ensure building work is carried out fairly, efficiently and productively.


International labour issues

We manage Australia’s engagement with the International Labour Organization, a specialised agency of the United Nations, on international labour issues.


Workers’ compensation

The Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 establishes the Commonwealth workers' compensation and rehabilitation scheme.

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