Category HR Information

Directors Superannuation

Salary and wages paid to an employed director are subject to the same superannuation guarantee law as any other employee. Directors fees, paid to a company director, are considered to be ordinary time earnings and therefore superannuation applies. However, payment…

New Employee Guide

Starting Employment Employee Details required Name, address, and mobile number Next of kin details for emergencies Provide bank details for electronic wage Authority to email payslips to employee MyGov registration (when required for STP) Award/Agreement Employee pay rate, employment basis,…

Award Facts

Interesting facts that employers are often unaware of which can prove to be an expensive mistake! Modern awards have been a feature of the Australian workplace relations system since their implementation in January 2010. Despite this, we continue to meet…

Medical Certificates

What are the issues for employers and employees when dealing with personal leave, sick leave and carer’s leave days each year? Clarify your understanding of the issues surrounding medical certificates. The Fair Work Act 2009 makes it clear that employers are required…