Pay and conditions
Recommended resources for:
- minimum wages
- hours of work, including overtime
- wage deductions
- pay slips.
Employment contracts and conditions
Information about conditions normally included in employment contracts and how other awards, such as minimum wages, might affect your entitlements.
Information explaining what minimum wages are and how they are determined. It covers how the Fair Work Ombudsman enforces the minimum wage.
Hours of work
Information for employers and employees about the laws regulating hours of work, including overtime and changes to rosters.
Maximum weekly hours
Information explaining the maximum number of hours you should work each week and when you can refuse to work more than the maximum.
Pay slips and record-keeping
Information explaining an employer’s responsibility to keep proper records and provide payslips. It covers what could happen if your employer does not meet the requirements.
Unlawful wage deductions
A factsheet about how you should be paid at work and when your employer is allowed to take money out of your wages.