Changes to casual employment

Posted on May 3, 2021Categories BlogTags , , , , ,   Leave a comment on Changes to casual employment

On 26 March 2021 the Fair Work Amendment (Supporting Australia’s Jobs and Economic Recovery) Bill 2021, which deals with changes to casual employment, received royal assent. The Bill comes into effect from 27 March 2021 and has a number of implications for employers that employ casual staff. The main changes include: Introducing a definition of casual employment; Casual conversion provisions; Offsetting certain National Employment Standards; and Introduction of a Casual Fair Work Information Statement.   What is a casual employee? … Continue reading “Changes to casual employment”