ISSUE 10 - jun/jul/aug 2014


• Annual Wage Review


• New Mildred Valve

• Back in black

• Dual Pex Clip

• Ningi Reflux Valves

• Floor waste system

• Bariatric Products


• New Web App

• QLD Plumbing Awards

• Unsecured cookers

• Building regs reform

• Apprenticeship Grants


• What we've been up to

• Page 1 or its free!


• This month's joke




Annual Wage Review

The Australian Fair Work Commission handed down its decision on pay awards in the 2014 Annual Wage Review.


The Commission decided to increase the base rates of pay for employees on the award by three percent (3%).

A weekly wage will be rounded to the nearest ten cents.


The decision came into effect on 1st July 2014.

The various allowances provided in the award will also increase.


If you have any questions about the decision contact Phil Eberhard - Senior Workplace Relations Adviser at Master Plumbers on 03 9321 0720.


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