Services and support for individuals working in Australia
On this page:
Workplace relations support and who to contact
Australia has in place a set of minimum employment terms and conditions to protect workplace rights and responsibilities. There are also a range of programs available to support workers experiencing workplace issues.
Find out about:
- what assistance is available
- what other agencies help deliver the Australian Government's workplace relations system
Australia's national workplace relations system
The national workplace relations system covers most private sector employees and employers in Australia.
The practical application of the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 is overseen by:Learn about the national workplace relations system
Financial assistance for employees with unpaid entitlements
The Fair Entitlements Guarantee can provide you with financial assistance if you have unpaid entitlements.
- Check your eligibility
- Prepare if your employer is entering into insolvency and bankruptcy
Workplace relations in the Australian building and construction industry
The Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) replaced the Fair Work Building and Construction in 2016. You can find out about:
- Reviewed laws and codes
- Regulatory frameworks
- Federal Safety Commission (FSC)