In 2012 we celebrated the historic win of the ASU Equal Pay case!
After a long campaign championed by ASU members, we won 23-45% increases to Award wages, setting new minimum rates of pay. In 2020 we face a threat to Equal Pay, with the federal government failing to commit to fully fund the legal minimum rates after 2020.
If Equal Pay is not funded, jobs and services will be under threat.
We want a sustainable sector that thrives on secure funding and a secure workforce. We need to stand together again as we did to win Equal Pay back in 2012, and Save Equal Pay!
Please come to along to a briefing from ASU officials on Equal Pay, the $550 million threat of funding shortfall and details on the ASU’s campaign to Save Equal Pay, now underway across the country.
DATE: Tuesday 17 February
VENUE: Unison – Seddon (Werribee staff in attendance)
We will also be providing an EBA update at this meeting and other meetings are being organised across Unison.
We look forward to engaging with you all at this crucially important and vital meeting.
Now is the perfect time to ask a co-worker to stand with us to SAVE EQUAL PAY. Share this email with your co-workers and ask them to join the ASU today.
It is quick and easy for anyone who is not yet a member to join online at www.asu.asn.au/asujoin
For more information or to provide any feedback please contact:
Your active Delegates, Kylie Moore and Anthony Gallagher or
ASU Organiser Charlie Volpe | 0428 734 459 | email@example.com