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JobKeeper Wage Subsidy program – when to pay?
1 month ago

JobKeeper Wage Subsidy program – when to pay?

Posted 10/4/2020, UPDATED: 15/4/2020

The question of when to pay staff the JobKeeper Payment has been causing concern since the passing of the legislation late Wednesday night.

The short answer …
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States confirm Roadhouse open for dine in for Heavy Vehicle Drivers
2 months ago

States confirm Roadhouse open for dine in for Heavy Vehicle Drivers

By  •  ACAPMA, COVID-19

Updated 14/4/2020

It has been an epic journey to get to this point, but finally there is clarity.  All roadhouses are able to open for dine in for Heavy Vehicle …
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JobKeeper Wage Subsidy Details Released
2 months ago

JobKeeper Wage Subsidy Details Released

UPDATED 29/4/2020

On 29/3/2020 the Prime Minister announced that the government would be providing a landmark JobKeeper Wage Subsidy to provide support to businesses, and their staff, that have been …
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COVID-19 Leave Inserted Into Awards
2 months ago

COVID-19 Leave Inserted Into Awards

Last night, 8/4/2020, as the country waited for the final details of the JobKeeper Wage Subsidy program, the Fair Work Commission met, and decided to insert a model clause into …
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Aggression is Not On – Managing customer aggression onsite
2 months ago

Aggression is Not On – Managing customer aggression onsite

Keep calm, keep your distance and keep smiling.  This is the advice to the nation in the face of COVID-19, and Australians have a lot to be proud of in …
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Beyond Blue welcomes funding for new COVID-19  support service
2 months ago

Beyond Blue welcomes funding for new COVID-19 support service

By  •  ACAPMA, COVID-19

Beyond Blue welcomes the Australian Government’s $1.1 billion immediate investment in more telehealth, mental health and family supports for those affected by the coronavirus outbreak.

As part of …
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Road safety risk as State Governments drag feet on Roadhouse exemption
2 months ago

Road safety risk as State Governments drag feet on Roadhouse exemption

Debacle, embarrassment, disappointment, nasty joke – take your pick!  It is unfathomable, given the impressive level of co-operation and communication that has been demonstrated via the operation of the National …
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EPA NSW – Tanker Incident and Damage Reporting Requirements, consultation now open
2 months ago

EPA NSW – Tanker Incident and Damage Reporting Requirements, consultation now open

Following a recent tanker rollover, ACAPMA has been liaising with the EPA on a number of issues surrounding the post incident response, particularly around the reporting requirements and responsibilities.  This …
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Roadhouses open for dine in…again!
2 months ago

Roadhouses open for dine in…again!

UPDATE: Roadhouses are again able to serve dine in meals, but only if they comply with strict social distancing and contagion prevention requirements.

Australia is stepping up its response to …
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JobKeeper Wage Subsidy:  What you need to know
2 months ago

JobKeeper Wage Subsidy: What you need to know

By  •  ACAPMA, COVID-19

Published 29/3/2020, Updated 9/4/2020

UPDATE:  Please note that the legislation bringing the JobKeeper Wage Subsidy, and changes to the operation of the Fair Work Act, has been tabled in parliament …
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