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June 15, 2022

Newsletter – June 2022

On Wednesday 15 June 2022, the Fair Work Commission handed down its decision increasing Award Rates of Pay. 
May 27, 2022

Newsletter – May 2022

PFGA Members Newsletter May 2022. Summary of current PFGA activities, Member benefits and news relating to the Picture Framing Industry.
May 27, 2022

Workplace Relations Newsletter – May 2022

Wage Increases, Superannuation Contribution increase and new Family and Domestic Violence Leave provisions. On 1 July 2022, Award rates of pay and Superannuation contributions will increase. Also, Awards will be varied to include Family and Domestic Violence provisions. Members of the Picture Framers Guild of Australia will be forwarded copies of the new Award rates once determined in mid -June.
November 18, 2021

Newsletter – November 2021

SUPERANNUATION FUND STAPLING AND SELECTION, NEW EMPLOYEES, NEW EMPLOYER OBLIGATION. From Monday 1 November 2021, if a new onboarding employee does not nominate a preferred superannuation fund (using the Standard Choice Form), the employer is required to ask the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) if there is already a superannuation account linked (stapled) to that employee.
September 15, 2021

Newsletter – September 2021

ANNUAL WAGE REVIEW 2021 MINIMUM WAGE INCREASE (2.5%). INCREASE IN AWARD RATES OF PAY FOR RETAIL EMPLOYEES EMPLOYED IN THE PICTURE FRAMING INDUSTRY. WORKPLACE RELATIONS AND HUMAN RESOURCES BULLETIN