Employers should ensure that the correct version of the enterprise agreement is subject to FWC approval. The information and instruments are available on the Commission`s website to support an agreement. Visit an agreement for more details. There is no simple solution when an employer submits the incorrect version of an enterprise agreement and the FWC agrees1. The employer must appeal the decision to approve the enterprise agreement, submit the agreement to another vote and re-request that the agreement be approved. Enterprise agreements are collective agreements between employers and workers on employment conditions. The Fair Labour Commission can provide information on the process of drafting enterprise agreements, evaluate and approve agreements. We can also deal with disputes over the terms of the agreements. Business agreements can be tailored to the needs of some companies. An agreement should be overall better for an employee when compared to the corresponding bonuses or rewards.

If you have sought and are unable to reach an agreement, the Fair Work Commission can also help employers and workers who negotiate with their “New Approaches” program. Learn more about the new approaches on the Fair Labour Commission website. An employer mistakenly submitted a draft enterprise contract to the FWC for approval. The FWC approved this project. The employer then acknowledged the error and asked the FWC to replace the final version with the approved one. The employer invoked Section 602 (1) of the Fair Work Act 2009 (FW Act) which allows the FWC to correct “obvious errors, defects or irregularities” in a decision it made. Fair Work Commission publishes enterprise agreements on this website. If a job has a registered contract, the premium does not apply. But: Start with our search for documents and try to search for full-text chords. On a previous occasion where a similar error occurred2, Vice-President Beaumont agreed to replace the correct version of the EA with the one approved by the FWC.