Fair Work Australia Review of Modern Awards

On 1 January 2012, Fair Work Australia (FWA) commenced its review of all Modern Awards including the Federal Local Government Industry Award 2010.

The LGSA and other State and Territory Local Government Associations (LGAs), prepared a joint submission to FWA seeking amendments to the Local Government Industry Award 2010.

Download the LGAs’ Submission - Award Modernisation Review (PDF, 73KB).

Inquiry into Opportunities to Consolidate Tribunals in NSW

On 20 October 2011, the NSW Parliamentary Standing Committee on Law and Justice (the Standing Committee) established an inquiry into the opportunities to consolidate Tribunals in NSW.

Interested parties were able to make submissions or attend public hearings that addressed the terms of reference. The Standing Committee’s final report was released on 22 March 2012.

Download the LGSA’s submission to the Standing Committee - Review of NSW Tribunals (PDF, 6.65MB).