Industrial Officer
Workplace Relations Unit
Phone: 02 9242 4049
[email protected]

Workplace Relations

LGNSW's Workplace Relations team provides member councils with advice and representation on a range of matters, including award negotiation and compliance, industrial disputes, enterprise agreements, performance management, employment termination, managing ill or injured workers, workplace change, and more.

We offer representation before the Industrial Relations Commission of NSW (IRC), Administrative Decisions Tribunal (ADT) and the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) on behalf of members. Our industrial relations advice and representation is available to all members free of charge, providing critical support and substantial cost savings in times of need.

Please select from the below options to learn more about our industrial relations support services.

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Industrial Awards

Local Government (State) Award 2023 and Local Government (State) Electricians Award info.

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Industrial Legal Advice

Read important legal advice on a range of industrial matters.

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Access resources to help you develop council policies, guidelines and procedures.

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NSW Public Holidays

View a complete list of NSW Public Holidays

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