logo image

ATD Blog

Australia: Gillard defends new workplace laws


Tue Jan 05 2010


Deputy Prime Minister Julia Gillard has rejected Opposition claims that the Federal Government's new workplace laws make it harder for small businesses to employ people.

A total of 4,000 awards have been replaced with 122 awards and 10 national employment standards.


Business groups have raised concerns about employers being confused by the new laws and awards, which came into effect at the start of the year.

Read the full article.

You've Reached ATD Member-only Content

Become an ATD member to continue

Already a member?Sign In


Copyright © 2024 ATD

ASTD changed its name to ATD to meet the growing needs of a dynamic, global profession.

Terms of UsePrivacy NoticeCookie Policy