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  • First ACTU president since Hawke to present minimum wage case: Workplace Express

    For the first time in four decades, the ACTU will tomorrow roll out its president to make final submissions to the FWC's annual wage review as it seeks to buttress the union movement and Labor Party's focus on a "living wage" ahead of Saturday's Federal election.

    14 May 2019
  • Your Union talking with you

    The IEU is in the middle of another great leap forward in engaging and communicating with you, our valued members.

    10 May 2019
  • May Day rally and family day

    On Sunday 5 May, Unions NSW hosted the annual May Day celebrations in Sydney, with thousands of workers taking to the streets in a rally before enjoying Union stalls and free fairground rides in the afternoon.

    06 May 2019
  • Fiji police attack union members on May Day

    The IEUA stands in solidarity with FTU (Fiji Teachers Union) and FTA (Fijian Teachers Association) members and all other union members in Fiji as they face a further attack on their human rights, their working rights and their rights to union association.

    02 May 2019
  • Support Staff Day

    16 May will mark the inaugural international Support Staff Day, and the IEU has created a poster for our reps and members to print off to help raise awareness and promote this important day.

    02 May 2019
  • May Day 2019 rally

    Unions NSW is throwing a May Day family fun day and rally in Sydney on 5 May to celebrate the victories and achievements of the NSW Unions movement. IEU members, friends and family are encouraged to attend.

    29 Apr 2019
  • Inaugural worldwide Education Support Staff Day

    They are a core part of the education system and essential to the union movement, yet Education Support Staff are often ignored and undervalued.

    29 Apr 2019
  • ME launches new member benefits campaign

    ME’s member benefits program offers eligible fund and union members special rates on ME’s retail banking products.

    18 Apr 2019
  • Why we march on May Day

    Eight hours of work, eight hours of rest and eight hours of play.

    17 Apr 2019
  • Have your Working With Children Check details with you on the go

    Service NSW and the Office of the Children’s Guardian are trialling a project to allow a secure and convenient way for you to view your Working With Children Check clearance number on a digital card in the Service NSW app.

    16 Apr 2019