Latest underpayment News

Operator of café and recycling business penalised
Australian Country Choice signs Enforceable Undertaking
University of Melbourne faces court
New online course for compliance notices
Food delivery driver who died after being hit by bus at work two years ago gets acknowledged as employee under state’s workers’
Former automotive repair operator penalised
Audit reveals multi-million dollar underpayments of CSU casual staff
Palm Beach cafe operator penalised
Former Barossa Valley pizza operator penalised again
Poll finds Canberrans eager for property developer licensing regime
Tackling modern slavery in Australian workplace
Nearly $800,000 in underpayments recovered for WA employees in 2021/22
Melbourne painting company faces Court
Monash University accused of systemic underpayment of staff in new breach
NTEU alleges Deakin University committed “systematic wage theft”
Brisbane cleaning business operator in court
$355,000 penalties for Brisbane sushi restaurant
Construction business penalised
Gold Coast telecommunications company in court
$108,000 penalty after grocery worker underpaid
Salon operator penalised
Food delivery rider who died at work two years ago acknowledged as employee under nsw workers’ compensation scheme
$204,000 penalties for Brisbane fast food operators
NSW distribution business faces court
Former operator of cleaning business in court
ACT government underpaid superannuation of 633 Cultural Facilities Corporation staff members over
Vaping company in court on cashback allegation
Operators of hair and beauty salon in court
Former fitness centre operator in court
ABCC takes court action to recover outstanding wages for worker
Former Kilmore bistro operator penalised
If an employer makes an overpayment, does employee have to give money back?
Victorians claw back $1.5 million in long service leave
Survey reveals tradies are optimistic about rest of 2022, but need more economic support and new technology solutions
Queensland fence construction company penalised
Removalist business penalised 4 May
AWU’s self-serving, shameful ploy to harvest farm workers’ personal information
AWU to launch underpayment investigations on farms claiming their business model has been destroyed by new award
Plumbing company operators penalised $29,970
ACTU welcomes action on gender pay gap
Great day for fruit pickers as new award conditions kick in, despite farming lobby’s best efforts
Kitchen installation business operator in court
Removalist business penalised
Spotless penalised for failing to pay redundancy
Sydney café in court
Gold Coast physiotherapy business penalised
Kitchen business operator penalised
Take-away outlet operator penalised