Changes To Age Group Descriptions In 34 Awards

The Fair Work Commission has made changes to the junior age group descriptions in 34 awards to make them clearer.

What’s changed

The Fair Work Commission (the Commission) has made changes to the age group descriptions for junior employees in 34 awards.

These changes took effect from the first pay period starting on or after 31 December 2023.

There are no changes to junior rates in the awards. The Commission wanted to make the age descriptions clearer and more consistent.

List of awards that have changed

The changes are different for each of the 34 awards.

Read the Commission’s determination for your award below to see what’s changed:

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