Why join AMIEU Newcastle and Northern Branch?

The AMIEU is a non profit organisation designed to help meat workers both at work and provide benefits outside of work.

Union members win again: Baiada made to keep its promises on RDOs

Union members win again: Baiada made to keep its promises on RDOs Union members have had another great win at Baiada’s Beresfield site, after the national poultry giant agreed to make good on its promises around restoring rostered days off to their workforce. Members at the site were guaranteed two RDOs per month – one which was to be taken at Baiada’s discretion, and another which was to be taken at the

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Financial Report 2015-2016 Federal

In accordance with Section 263 of the Industrial Relations Act 1996 and Section 265 of the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 a copy of the financial statements of the Union are available for the members. Please click the link FINANCIAL STATEMENT 2015_2016 Should a member require a copy of the financial statements please contact the office on (02) 4929 5496 or amieu@amieu-newcastle.asn.au and a copy will be forwarded at

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Why the Fair Work Commission’s decision on casual redundancies is great for meat workers

Why the Fair Work Commission’s decision on casual redundancies is great for meat workers The Fair Work Commission has sent a number of employers scrambling to re-think their policies this week after a precedent-setting decision that will see workers have their time as a casual employee taken into account when receiving redundancy payouts. The case was championed by our comrades in the AMWU, who successfully appealed to a full bench of the Fair Work Commission (full details here) by arguing that years spent as a casual employee should count at the time a permanent employee is made redundant. Although this decision does not mean that casual employees are now eligible for redundancy payouts, what it does mean is that permanent employees should receive redundancy payouts that include the time they

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AMIEU: The Story of Your Union

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