This Modern Award Summary Guide is a condensed version of the Electrical, Electronic and Communications Contracting Award 2020 (Modern Award) and related matters. It highlights fundamental conditions of employment, such as loadings, penalties, leave and breaks entitlements; as well as the monetary amounts payable under the Modern Award.
The Modern Awards system is a complex and essential aspect of the employment landscape in the Australian electrical industry.
E.g. Question? – For example, are you aware of what allowances are required in the situation of worker starting/finishing on a client’s site or how to pay excess travel payments?
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This is a brief synopsis of the Modern Award and related issues. It provides only a general guide to MEA’s interpretation of the law and should not be considered a substitute for detailed professional advice. Before acting on any matters related to the Modern Award, we recommend that you first speak with the Employer Advice team and you may need to seek independent legal advice.
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