Discover everything there is to know about MPAQ Workplace Relations!
Community Service Leave
Community Service Leave entitlements for employees including notice requirements, leave periods available and payment information.
2015/2016 Wages & Awards
Archived - 2015/2016 Wages and Award Information for the Plumbing and Fire Sprinklers Award, Clerks – Private Sector Award, General Retail Industry Award. Including Allowances and relevant award information.
Information on the use and purpose of workers compensation in your business including the relevant State workers compensation regulator.
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.
Looking for Work
Take a look at the resumes we have on record for plumbers and gas fitters who are looking for work.
Workplace Health and Safety
Information on Workplace Health and Safety and the relevant member benefits to assist you with remaining compliant.
The Service Trades College
The Service Trades College Australia is a centre of excellence for trade and post trade training in commercial plumbing, mechanical services (air-conditioning) and fire protection.
Information regarding annual Leave entitlements for employees including accrual, cashing out and payment of annual leave.
MPAQ have a suite of employment contracts available for members. These contracts include full time, part time and casual employees employed as plumbers, apprentices, clerical staff, labourers and retail staff.
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?