Latest Ombudsman News

Go8 Supports National Action Plan On Student Safety
National Student Ombudsman
Greens welcome National Student Ombudsman, but it must have teeth
Independent National Student Ombudsman to improve student safety
Statement On Tangerine Telecom Data Breach
Are you apprentice in building and construction?
Sydney physio and rehab company faces court
Finance and insurance brokerage business in court
TRANSCRIPT: Natural disaster preparation and checklists for small business
Wageline’s Easter public holiday information now available
FWO secures record $10.34 million penalties against Commonwealth Bank and CommSec
Refreshed rules for pool safety barriers
Ombudsman welcomes designated-complaints legislation
Designated complaints legislation welcomed
Conflict of Interest
Queanbeyan and Gungahlin eateries checked for underpayments
Labor’s appointment of Jeroen Weimar referred to Victorian Ombudsman
Another 10 questions for Jacinta Allan to answer about the appointment of Jeroen Weimar
$137,435 in penalties against former director, manager, and accounting firm of La La Bar Group companies
Vaping company penalised for “exploitive” and “deceitful” cashback arrangement
Health industry labour-hire company in court
Optus Retail signs Enforceable Undertaking
Ombudsman welcomes Franchising Code of Conduct Review
Oxfam warns of growing hunger crisis in Tigray as families resort to extreme measures to survive
Northern Tasmanian farms checked for underpayments
Phone and internet complaints increase following outage, but year-on-year decline continues
Finance and mortgage broking company in court
Landscaping company penalised
Migrant worker talks to FWO, helps workmates get more than $350,000 in back-pay
ATO launches free online learning support for small businesses
Stay on top of workplace rules in 2024
Farmers welcome Community Engagement Review
Vietnamese eateries allegedly underpaid workers more than $400,000
Fair Work Act changes: Protecting Worker Entitlements
TRANSCRIPT: Payment problems for small business, helping small business resolve disputes,
TRANSCRIPT: Helping small business resolve disputes, payment times, digital platforms
Blackburn South Scouts Hall – statement
Australia Post remediates payroll errors
Closing Loopholes: Fair Work Act changes
Monitors Appointed To Moonee Valley City Council
FWO urges compliance with Closing Loopholes law changes
Small business disaster preparedness
One third of small businesses end up in dispute with digital marketing providers
Help for small business using digital marketing
Building resilience is key for small businesses
Australia’s latest domestic aviation performance released
Franchisors warned to remove unfair contract terms or risk legal action