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ASU submission to the inquiry into the ‘gig economy’

ASU submission to the inquiry into the ‘gig economy’

The Victorian Government is holding an inquiry into the on-demand workforce or ‘gig economy’. The ‘gig economy’ features work that is usually temporary and short term; without guaranteed hours or income; and without the protections of National Employment Standards....
City of Melbourne Member Update: February 2019

City of Melbourne Member Update: February 2019

Carlton Early Learning and Family Services Centre The ASU met with concerned members last week and will be writing to the CEO of the City of Melbourne to raise those concerns in regard to the future services at the New Carlton Early Learning and Family Services...
Launch Collingwood Delegates Share their Passion

Launch Collingwood Delegates Share their Passion

Ella D’Abbs, Ryan Nolan and Adrian Skiba are ASU delegates at Launch Housing, Collingwood. These three proud delegates have all come from strong union families. One after another they nominated as delegates to take a more active role fighting for better pay and...
Equal Pay Victory Anniversary

Equal Pay Victory Anniversary

Friday 1 February was the anniversary of the successful Equal Pay Case taken to the FairWork Commission by the ASU. The ASU’s Equal Pay Case outcome is the reason you get a pay rise in December. The Fair Work Commission didn’t just decide to give social and community...