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    QLD Annual Leave accrual

    can employers Change accrual amounts without notification?
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    VIC Is Saturday an Annual Leave Day?

    I work Monday to Saturday for a salary they say that we are paid for 55hrs in which we may be required to work some overtime. Most weeks I work excess of 60hrs. I had a Saturday off given that I’d already worked 65hr during the week. My boss has decided that Saturday is an annual leave day...
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    VIC Parental Leave Entitlements After a Period of Unpaid Leave?

    Hello all. I am looking to find out if I am entitled to parental leave with my employer. I started in a permanent full-time position in October 2014 and worked continuously till July 2018. At this time, I was granted 6 months leave without pay to work for a different employer (in a relevant...
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    WA Employer trying to recover benefit after not paying correct wages.

    Hello, I have an issue with my employer where they were not paying me (and other staff) the correct penalty rates and in my case, non payment of leave loading. While I was able to finally convince them of my correct entitlements under the Award for the penalty rates and loading and they have...
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    NSW Unfair Dismissal - Annual Leave

    Hello, My wife was recently let go from her cleaning job. We had organised with a friend to go on a Boat Cruise from the 18th of December. It was booked withing a day to reserve the great deal that our friend had gotten for us. My wife then asked for some time off (2 months notice). The time off...
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    WA Discrepancy Relating to Overpayment - Employer Not Following Enterprise Agreement?

    Hi all, I have an odd and rather complex problem I need help with. Note: all figures are approximate for ease of explanation. Context/background 3 years ago, my employer gave me a increase in pay that I wasn’t entitled to, per Enterprise Agreement. This increase was also backdated. In effect...
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    Can I Use Annual Leave to Reduce Notice Period?

    More job switching questions: My current contract requires 4 weeks' notice period, but what if I get a job offer that wants me to start in 2 weeks? Since I have more than 2 weeks of annual leave saved up, could I get around that by requesting that they keep the rest of my annual leave and let...
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    NSW Forfeiting Annual Leave - Lawful Under Employment Law?

    Reading my Employment Contract, it states “Unused leave shall be forfeited at the end of each calendar year”. Is this lawful under Employment Law?
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    VIC Unpaid Long service leave and Annual leave

    My employment has recently ended after being terminated after 25 years continual service. I have not been paid out my Annual leave and Long Service Leave (LSL), totaling around thirty thousand dollars. My employer provided me with twelve weeks notice (they said as per the Fair Work Act) when...
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    NSW Definition of "Working Days" in Enterprise Agreement?

    As an employee and approaching Christmas, I'm about to take annual leave which my employer has approved, but I'm involved in a process in our Enterprise Agreement which refers to "working days". When the agreement requires me to act within a certain number of "working days", does that mean days...