It's important to know your basic rights and entitlements as a worker and how to avoid being scammed by an unscrupulous employer.
This section provides info and tips about your rights as an employee and covers a range of work-related issues including how the Fair Work system works, how to spot dodgy job ads and employment scams, salary and wages, contracts, unfair dismissal and rights for casual workers.
In this section:
Problems at work
Everyone has the right to a safe and healthy workplace, free from bullying, harassment and discrimination.
What are the rights of apprentices and trainees?
Find out about your rights as an apprentice or trainee.
Rights for full-time and part-time workers
Find out about your rights as a full-time or part-time worker.
Employment rights for under-15s
Types of work you can do at different ages - read about the different rules that apply.