Know Your Rights

Self-insurers & workers compensation

Some years ago, the Queensland Government allowed large employers…

Sexual Harassment in the workplace

Unfortunately, Sex Discrimination laws in Australia have not protected…

PREGNANCY AT WORK & PARENTAL LEAVE

The SDA represents more than 210,000 members throughout Australia.…

Your Rights, Your Breaks

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

WORKERS’ COMPENSATION: FINANCIAL SURVIVAL

What financial dramas could I face under a workers’…

Coles Transition Payment

The new Coles Supermarkets Agreement was introduced on 30…

SICK LEAVE: ARE YOU CONFUSED?

History of Sick Leave The early pioneers of the…

Are you a nightfiller?

For 50 years, nightfill has been an integral part…

Coles Supermarkets 2017 Agreement – Your Roster

The 2017 Coles Agreement have some different rostering provisions…

BIG W DC PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

WOOLWORTHS BLDC PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

COLES DC PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

WOOLWORTHS BRDC PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

WOOLWORTHS PETROL PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

DRAKES PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

MCDONALDS PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

DAVID JONES PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

TARGET PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

KMART PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

MYER PART 1 & 2 PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

WOOLWORTHS PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

BIG W PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

COLES SUPERMARKETS PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

OFFICEWORKS PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2017-2018

UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR THE CHRISTMAS/NEW YEAR PERIOD ARE:…

ROSTERING ENTITLEMENTS

The rostering provisions in SDA Enterprise Agreements and Awards…

PART-TIME EMPLOYEES ARE NOT CASUAL EMPLOYEES

“Congratulations, you have become a part-time employee. You start…

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

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

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 –…

SDA Is the Union for Workers in Retail, Fast food and Warehousing and provides FREE Workplace Health & Safety Advice and Training to delegates to help make workplaces safer

Sick Day Rights

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