Discover everything there is to know about Business Support Services offered to MPAQ Members
Questions and Answers
Frequently asked questions from MPAQ members about issues affecting their business.
New Casual Conversion Provisions
On 1 October 2018 a new standard conversion clause was incorporated into 85 Awards, giving some casual workers the right to request full-time or part-time employment if they have worked certain, regular hours over a 12 month period.
Are You Looking for an Apprentice?
Employing an apprentice is a big commitment. Do you know what requirements your business must meet, and where do you start looking for an apprentice?
2017 - 2018 Federal Budget
MPAQ have put together some of the important points from the 2017 - 2018 Federal Budget that will affect our members.
Training Boost for Industry Support Staff
From October, clerical and administration staff in the building and construction industry will be able to access training course subsidies previously only available to front line tradies, following eligibility changes announced by Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ).
Resources that have been created for the use of MPAQ members in relation to Coronavirus.
Federal Government Support
On Thursday 12 March, the Australian Government announced an economic response to the Coronavirus totalling $17.6 billion.
Employee Support Services
If you staff have any questions about what they are entitled to, we would advise members to refer employees to Services Australia who deliver government payments and services.
MPAQ Charge Out Calculator
The MPAQ charge out rate calculator is a document available for download to assist your business in calculating the charge out rate for employees and materials.