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10 days paid family and domestic violence leave: Letter from Yvette Berry MLA (ACT)

The IEU has received a letter from Deputy Chief Minister of the ACT Yvette Berry thanking the union for our support, advocacy and determination in campaigning for 10 days paid family and domestic violence leave.

The bill was introduced into Parliament on 28 July 2022. The Independent Education Union joined Minister Berry in December 2021 to advocate for this leave entitlement and has been actively involved in the We Won't Wait campaign for many years.


Here are just some of the ways the IEU has been advocating for 10 days paid family and domestic violence leave over the years: