Preparation for negotiations for a new Enterprise Agreement has now commenced! As an ASU Member you are automatically represented by the ASU in this process. Please let us know your priorities by completing this short, confidential survey

These results will help the ASU bargaining group come up with a log of claims that is relevant to you and across Whitehorse Manningham Libraries.

Local Government  and Regional Library workers have been facing new challenges over the last couple of years including an increase in extreme weather events and the global pandemic. There are also opportunities to improve conditions arising from the new Gender Equality Act and increase job security arising from the new Local Government Act.

In addition, a VAGO report last year identified that 1 in 4 respondents to a survey of local government workers had experienced workplace sexual harassment in the previous year. Sexual Harassment in Local Government | Victorian Auditor-General’s Office

This is our chance to get new clauses into your Enterprise Agreement to address these important issues and protect the things in life that matter – your jobs, income, families, community and health, safety and wellbeing.

You can complete the survey here

We encourage both members and potential members to complete the survey. Please forward this on to your colleagues.

We will be holding workplace meetings soon and will let you know when the meeting dates and times have been set.

Not a member? We’re stronger when we stand together. Check out the benefits of being an ASU member and join Benefits – ASU Victoria & Tasmania (

If you would like further information please contact your ASU Delegates:
Jason Fok – 0431 661 590
Tina Cavanough – 0409 673 476
Yvette Ajani – 0417 039 712
or contact ASU Organiser Elspeth Cridland | 0428 078 098 |

We’re stronger when we stand together.

Join the ASU today.


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