Stockland Green Hills workers will once again have access to safe and free parking spaces in the city centre, with the SDA, the Retail, Fast food and Storage Workers Union and Stockland having reached an agreement in principle. The SDA, the union that represents retail, fast food and shopping workers, won a victory for the workers of H-M after successfully opposing an unfair enterprise agreement within the Fair Labour Commission (FWC). The AWU (in North Queensland) and AMIEU (Meat Union) have partnered with the SDA to reach an agreement in principle. Australia Public Day – Monday, January 27, 2020 The SDA argues that the Woolworths agreement only requires it to accept the rate of increase in the minimum wage, not the time it comes into force for retail trade. This year again, the SDA www.sda.com.au/woolworths will provide you with updates despite strong revenue growth, after leaving the panel`s decision on the minimum wage to defer a 1.75 percent increase in wages for retail and other affected sectors until February 1. “The agreement also maintains hard-fought SDA conditions, such as voluntary work on a public holiday and a 15-minute tea break,” Dwyer said. Scott and Neeka worked hard as a team during the latest Woolworths agreement proposal, which was launched in September and October in stores. together… While the minimum wage is traditionally tied by employers to sector premiums, many retail and fast food giants are now linking their annual wage increases to the decision, instead of setting firm increases.
A new collective agreement for companies, which brings wages home and blocks them under hard-won SDA conditions, won 91.7% of the vote for 32,000 Kmart employees. A spokesman for Woolworths rival Coles, which does not have to pay an increase due to the expiry of the deal, said the company was considering a discretionary staff increase this year. Workers overwhelmingly approved a new Dominos-SDA enterprise agreement, which includes full penalty interest, improves conditions and allows part-time workers access to higher working hours.