Sitrep 2/2023: Vaccination Policy Decision Handed Down; Fire Brigades Super Annual Meeting

January 18, 2023
FRNSW COVID-19 Vaccination Policy Decision handed down by the IRC This afternoon the Industrial Relations Commission handed down its decision regarding FRNSW Covid-19 vaccination policy. In this decision although the Commission found some difficulties with the policy, it was determined ultimately that the policy is lawful […]
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Sitrep No. 6/2009

August 7, 2009
Inside this issue: Super delays? SAP does not determine entitlements – our Awards do Water coolers live to see another day
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Union Notice – Various Issues

November 8, 2007
Inside this notice: In Orders 2007/23 – Use of exercise equipment New insurance arrangements for First State Super members Risk Assessment worksheets banned  Reminder on voluntary health assessments Operation of relieving matrices 2007 SOPP entitlements Disclosure of personal details to […]
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Sss Salary Sacrifice Contributions

July 11, 2007
As first reported in the Union’s notice dated 19 May 2007, a campaign by public sector unions, including the FBEU, has won the right for SSS members to salary sacrifice their compulsory and/or voluntary contributions. This win will mean all […]
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Superannuation Tax Cuts

May 18, 2007
The Howard Government announced sweeping changes to the taxation of superannuation in its May budget including the removal of tax on superannuation payouts once a person reaches 60 years of age.  What it hasn’t announced is that it is currently […]
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Dispute Victory – Bans Lifted

November 26, 1997
Due to the united industrial action of permanent and retained members over the last month, the Department today accepted the Union’s terms for settlement.
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Superannuation Briefing

December 5, 1996
Reasonable Benefit Limits (RBL’s) Taxation of Super – Federal Budget Issues Progress on Superannuation Changes
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