The Fair Work commission has announced a 2.5% increase to the minimum wages following the Annual Wages Review 2021.
This increase will apply to all awards in 3 stages;
- Stage 1 – Most awards will increase from the first full pay periods on or after 1 July 2021.
- Stage 2 – The Retail Award will increase from the first full pay period or after 1 September 2021.
- Stage 3 – All other 21 awards will increase from the first full pay period on or after 1 November 2021.
For more information visit the Fair Work website or contact them on 13 13 94 or seek advice from a human resources/workplace relations specialist.
The information provided in this article is general in nature.