On 1 January 2010, Fair Work Australia introduced Modern awards which replaced thousands of federal and state-based awards.
Modern awards are industry or occupation-based minimum employment standards which apply in addition to the National Employment Standards. They were created to establish one set of minimum conditions for employers and employees across Australia who work in the same industries and occupations
For information on pre-modern awards for the Plumbing Industry, Click on on the map provided for links to relevent Federal/State authorities.
Please note: The links below link externally to the award wage information websites for each individual state. The links were correct at the time of publishing, however as these sites are not maintained by us there may be errors or invalid information from time to time. If you encounter an error with the links provided, please contact us and we will amend the links as soon as possible.