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What you need to do when an abusive or violent customer comes into your store

This week, during Safety Demands Action Week, SDA Union…

WAGES UP FOR MCDONALDS TEAM MEMBERS!

The SDA has always worked hard to ensure you…

Don’t know where your pay slips are? Here’s why you should.

Retail, fast food & warehouse workers should always receive…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Injury Rehabilitation

What is Rehabilitation? Rehabilitation is the process of returning…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: WorkCover Entitlements

Claims should be lodged within 20 business days of…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Rostering Entitlements

One of the most important issues at work impacting…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Superannuation

Occupational Superannuation: “One of the greatest achievements of the SDA”.…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Your Breaks

We all need breaks while we’re at work. Our…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Counselling & Warnings

The SDA accepts that an employer may legitimately interview…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Your Grievance Procedure

Every Agreement or Award negotiated by the SDA contains…

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS: Your Work, Your Pay

Being paid for work done is not optional –…

Public Holiday Flyers April 2017

During April and May 2017, six Public Holidays occur.…

Statutory Declaration Form

  It is a legal document, when you make…

How to apply for a job or promotion

  How to apply for a Job These simple…

What to do if you’re being exploited

While the word ‘exploitation’ may sound severe, it simply…

What to do if you’re sick

Whether you are a full-time, part-time or casual employee…

How to Check Pay

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Long Service Leave

The answers to common questions we get are listed…

Leave Entitlements

Stewards & Delegates

Whether you are new to the retail industry or…

Payment of Wages / Overtime Allowances

Being paid for work done is not optional –…

Incorrect Pay

One of the most common enquiries the SDA receives…

Sick Day Rights

Sick Leave is paid leave when a full-time or…