Menzies Enterprise Agreement Update

After months of delays at the Fair Work Commission Menzies has decided to withdraw your enterprise agreement from the approval process.  The ASU have received a commitment from the company that they will honour the backpay and bonus for staff, and will now focus on securing a new longer term EBA (which was due to…

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ASU Recommends Voting ‘YES’ to Jetstar/ASU EBA6

The ASU National Negotiating Team has been supported by members across Australia and we recommend that members vote “YES” in support of approving the Jetstar/ASU Agreement 2018. The process Staff who are covered by the proposed agreement should have now received an email from Jetstar with a copy of the agreement for your review and…

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Mass Delegates Meeting – Change the Rules

Working people are facing some of the most significant threats to working conditions and rates of pay that we have seen since WorkChoices. Even though profits are booming, a third of big business still don’t pay any tax. Many more are also engaged in a race to the bottom on wages, conditions and job security.…

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Jetstar, it’s a BIG YES to ASU EBA 6!

ASU EBA 6 has been approved by the majority of staff who voted. 97% of staff who voted in the ballot voted in favour of the Agreement making EBA 6 one of the strongest supported ASU EBAs negotiated. This is not surprising as the EBA contains some ground breaking new provisions never before available at…

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ASU members demand better security

The ASU has been contacted by many ASU members across Melbourne Airport outraged and shocked by the recent alleged assault on a Jetstar employee in the public toilets. Whilst the ASU does not intend to go into the specific details of this incident out of respect for the privacy of the staff member concerned, and…

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Another day, another AeroCare court case!

Today AeroCare lost its third legal proceeding in a row, the latest being an appeal to the Federal Court which was an appeal about an appeal they’d lost to a Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission.  Confused? Let us explain a little more clearly! Rather than accepting the original umpires’ decision in the Fair…

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Menzies EBA Update – First Bargaining Meeting

Your negotiating team met with management representatives in Sydney on Friday 1 June. Your negotiating team presented the ASU log of claims to management. They told management that ASU members want: Better wages and conditions Improved rosters Fairness in annual leave A safe workplace for all employees And more! You can download the log of…

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Flight Centre EBA Update

ASU members have endorsed the attached log of claims. This document will be the basis for the ASU’s bargaining position in the EBA negotiations starting tomorrow, Wednesday 1 August. The Log of Claims is a product of extensive consultation and is designed to ensure the concerns of all Flight Centre members are addressed. The Log of…

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dnata RC EBA aprroved

Back pay and pay increases on the way. After 4 months of waiting the Fair Work Commission has finally approved your new EBA. What next? The Union will follow up with dnata to confirm the date that the 4% of pay increases will be applied as well as the backpay owed all the way back…

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