Award flexibility during coronavirus
Proposed new pandemic leave
On 1 April 2020, the Fair Work Commission (the Commission) issued a Statement outlining its intention to update 103 awards during the coronavirus pandemic. The proposed updates would provide:
entitlement to unpaid pandemic leave
flexibility to take annual leave at half pay.
The proposed variations would operate until 30 June 2020. The list of the awards the Commission proposes to vary is in paragraph  of the Statement .
Awards currently varied
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