News

Minimum wage set to rise from July 1

- May 30, 2019 2 MIN READ

The Fair Work Commission president, Justice Ian Ross, has announced the minimum wage will increase by 3 per cent for Australians employed under modern awards or minimum wage schemes.

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ASBFEO warns wage increase could stifle business

- March 28, 2019 2 MIN READ

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Kate Carnell has warned Labor’s proposal to move from a minimum wage to a living wage could negatively impact many small businesses. With many small business owners already operating on very low margins, Carnell suggests a wage increase could put their ability to employ staff or even survive as… Read more »

Finance

Minimum wage rise set to impact small business

- June 1, 2018 2 MIN READ

Small business owners are amongst those most likely to be impacted by the Fair Work Commission’s annual wage review, with all modern award rates set to increase by 3.5 per cent on July 1, 2018. The wage increase is the highest since 2011 and will impact over 2.3 million Australians who are paid at the… Read more »