Inquiry into Penalty Rates and Fair Pay

Government Response

The Government response to this report was tabled in Parliament on 20 September 2018.

pdfGovernment response(509.77 KB)

Hearings and Transcripts

Information on the Committee's public schedule for this Inquiry will be posted here as it becomes available.

Corrected transcripts of these hearings will also be published here when finalised by the Committee.

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Ballarat Mechanics Institute, 117 Sturt Street, Ballarat

Time Witness Transcript
10.00 am

Ballarat Regional Trades & Labour Council
Brett Edgington, Secretary
Tim Gaunt, Industrial Officer, Communications Workers Union

 pdfTranscript (PDF 172 KB)
11.15 am Commerce Ballarat
Jodie Gillett, Chief Executive Officer
Hayley Coates, Board member
Nick Thurlbeck, Board member
 pdfTranscript (PDF 168 KB)


Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Legislative Council Committee Room, Parliament House, Spring Street, East Melbourne

Time Witness Transcript
10.00 am

Professional Pharmacists Australia
Chris Walton, Chief Executive Officer
Cameron Walls, Pharmacist Division Committee

 pdfTranscript (PDF 161 KB)
11.15 am Australian Council of Trade Unions
James Fleming, Legal and Industrial Officer
 pdfTranscript (PDF 145 KB)

pdfResponses to questions on notice (PDF 438 KB)


Thursday, 27 April 2017

Legislative Council Committee Room, Parliament House, Spring Street, East Melbourne

Time Witness Transcript
3.30 pm

United Voice
Mr Michael Robson, National Industrial Officer
Carl D’Souza, Hotel worker
Mohammed Abu Sayem, Hotel worker

  pdfTranscript (PDF 144 KB)


Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Legislative Council Committee Room, Parliament House, Spring Street, East Melbourne

Time Witness Transcript
9.30 am

Victorian Trades Hall Council
Mr Luke Hilakari, Secretary
Professor Lisa Heap, Lead Organiser of Women's Team
Ms Keelia Fitzpatrick, Coordinator of Young Workers Centre

  pdfTranscript (PDF 167 KB)
10.30 am

Restaurant and Catering Industry Association
Mr John Hart, Chief Executive Officer

  pdfTranscript (PDF 136 KB)
11.30 am

Victorian Council of Social Service
Ms Emma King, Chief Executive Officer
Mr Llewellyn Reynders, Policy Manager

  pdfTranscript (PDF 176 KB)
2.00 pm

Australian Council of Trade Unions
Ms Ged Kearney, President

  pdfTranscript (PDF 147 KB)

Media

Media Releases

pdf24 JUL 2018 Penalty Rates and Fair Pay Select Committee report tabled468.20 KB

pdf19 MAR 2018 Hearings this week on penalty rates and fair pay466.32 KB

pdf08 MAR 2018 Ballarat hearing on penalty rates116.67 KB

pdf20 JUN 2017 Submissions reopen for Penalty Rates and Fair Pay Select Committee 462.53 KB

pdf24 APR 2017 Hearings begin on inquiry into penalty rates and fair pay469.67 KB

pdf30 MAR 2017 Call for submissions on penalty rates and fair pay464.86 KB

Submissions

Submissions for this inquiry have closed.

The following submissions have been accepted by the Committee:

1. pdfSharon Murphy (PDF 143 KB)

2. pdfDaniel McLean (PDF 143 KB)

3. pdfAngelos Kenos (PDF 143KB)

4. pdfTimothy Mason (PDF 143 KB)

5. pdfUnited Voice (PDF 3.01MB)

6. pdfYouth Affairs Council Victoria (PDF 189 KB)

7. pdfIan McSporran (PDF 117 KB)
7A. pdfIan McSporran (PDF 137.52KB)

8. pdfBallarat Regional Trades Hall (PDF 321 KB)

9. pdfName withheld (PDF 339 KB)

10. pdfAdam Bandt MP (PDF 101 KB)

11. pdfYoung Workers Centre (PDF 947 KB)

12. pdfJobwatch (PDF 193 KB)

13. pdfVictorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PDF 768 KB)

14. pdfAi Group (PDF 185 KB)

15. pdfProfessional Pharmacists Australia (PDF 213 KB)

16. pdfMalaysian Progressives in Australia (PDF 139 KB)

17. pdfVictorian Trades Hall Council (PDF 314 KB)

18. pdfRestaurant and Catering Industry Association (PDF 529 KB)

19. pdfRetail and Fast Food Workers Union (PDF 876 KB)

20. pdfVictorian Women Lawyers (PDF 130 KB)

21. pdfMcKell Institute (PDF 419 KB)

22. pdfLaunch Housing (PDF 184 KB)

23. pdfBrendon O'Connor MP (PDF 7.78 MB)

24. pdfCouncil to Homeless Persons (PDF 196 KB)

25. pdfTina Caddy (PDF 106 KB)

26. pdfTimothy Belcourt (PDF 89 KB)

27. pdfDaniel Rebbechi (PDF 108 KB)

28. pdfDanniel Jones (PDF 104 KB)

29. pdfJulia Sutton (PDF 109 KB)

30. pdfWendy (PDF 60 KB)

31. pdfLouise Deutscher (PDF 65 KB)

32. pdfSharon Askew (PDF 82 KB)

33. pdfPhillip Tyson (PDF 81 KB)

34. pdfCarol Burney (PDF 107 KB)

35. pdfHealth Workers Union (PDF 345 KB)

36. pdfVictorian Liberal Students Association (PDF 111 KB)