Industrial Relations Commission

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Industrial Relations Commission

photo of the Industrial Relations commission buildingThe NSW Industrial Relations Commission is the court which hears matters relating to the workplace. The role of the Commission is to regulate workplace affa​irs in NSW.

The Commission conciliates and arbitrates to resolve industrial disputes, sets conditions of employment and fixes wages and salaries by making industrial awards, approves enterprise agreements and decides claims of unfair dismissal.​​

Latest news

New Commissioner

Appointment of New Commissioner

Retirement of Commissioner Tabbaa

Appointment of the Chief Commissioner

Closure of Newcastle and Port Kembla Offices - New Filing Arrangements

Arrangements for the Christmas and New Year Period

Location of sittings for the term commencing in 2017

Appointment of Acting Chief Commissioner to the Industrial Relations Commission

Justice Walton to be sworn in as a Judge of ​the Supreme Court of NSW 

Cancellat​​ion of Registration of Leading Age Services Australia NSW - ACT 

National Road Transport Association Limited (NatRoad) - Application for Registration as an Industrial Organisation of Employers    

​​​​Registration of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation New South Wales Branch​​​​

​​​​​Cancellation of Registration of the Industrial Staff Union​​

​​​​​Cancellation of Registration of the N.S.W. Dental Assistants’ Association​

Increased Fees in the Commission

Increase in Salary Caps in Applications for Unfair Dismissals

The Hon Michael Sweeney

Practice Note No 17A.

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