Australia Post to remediate $5.6-million payment after payroll error

Courtesy of Australian Payroll Association

Australia Post has taken responsibility for a significant payroll error that has affected over 3,000 of its workforce, spanning a period from 2014 to 2023. The mistake, which came to light following a detailed compliance review, involves a total remediation amount of $5.6 million. This figure not only aims to cover the missed wages but also includes additional compensation in the form of interest and superannuation contributions, reflecting Australia Post’s commitment to rectifying the oversight fully and fairly.

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