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CFMMEU bullying targets small business

Published date: 15/10/2019

The latest case of CFMMEU bullying reinforces the need for Parliament to pass the ‘Ensuring Integrity’ laws.


"This is the fifth judgment handed down in the last four weeks where the CFMMEU has bullied small businesses to either sign union deals, or to force workers to join the...

CFMMEU Collective Agreement 2019 - 2022

Published date: 27/09/2019

The CFMMEU NSW Branch has commenced distributing its ‘EBA Processing Kit’ and Bargaining Notice form relating to its proposed Collective Agreement 2019 – 2022. 

Industry has identified a number of concerns about the union’s new agreement, and these concerns are in the process of trying to be addressed. However, in the meantime, members should...

Final reminder - Long Service returns due

Published date: 19/08/2019

Members were advised in an MBA communication dated 5 July that the NSW Long Service Corporation were issuing notifications to Building and Construction Industry employers advising that Employer Returns for 2018 – 2019 were due by 31 July 2019.

Returns can be completed online or via a paper form. 

For employers...

Certification agency suspended

Published date: 22/07/2019
The certification agency that signs off on the majority of Australia’s building products has been temporarily suspended.