In Australia, employers are required to provide employees with a contract of employment, which outlines the terms and conditions of employment. These terms and conditions must meet minimum standards set by the government. Learn what should be included in employment agreements, and where to go if you need help or advice to ensure your rights are being met.
The Fair Work Ombudsman
The Fair Work Ombudsman provides free information and advice on pay, conditions and workplace rights and obligations in Australia.
To check your pay rate and workplace rights:
- Contact the Fair Work Infoline on 131394
- Search the Fair Work website
Fair Work quick links
- Workplace rights and obligations
- International students
- Employee entitlements
- National Employment Standards
Pay rates and salaries
Find out if you’re getting the pay that you’re entitled to – see pay rates and salaries.
Should I disclose a disability
If you have a disability, find out whether you should tell your potential employer or not and what your rights are under the law – see disclosing a disability