Loading slideshow

Why Join?

It pays to be a member
of the SDA.

Join Now!

Need Advice?

We're on hand
to give you the knowledge.

Click Here

Discounts!

Get massive discounts
on a variety of services.

Learn More

Testimonials

For us members the organisers are there to help us if we have problems to work through it with the management, then I know exactly what my rights are and that they are being protected  


Great service, great knowledge of workplace policies and procedures, free Legal advice, great value for money. These are just some of the benefits, why wouldn’t you want to join?  


It’s peace of mind, it’s just like ringing a friend and knowing they are there for you plus they know all the answers.  


I think the question should be this:  Why should somebody not join the SDA? That list would be short.  


SDA services & discounts

It is one of the SDA’s primary goals to negotiate every wage rise you receive from your employer as well as providing:

  • Industrial advice and representation at Fair Work from the SDA’s industrial team
  • WorkCover representation for workers' compensation matters
  • Workplace Health & Safety services

Industrial Benefits

  • Enterprise Bargaining
  • Recovery of unpaid / underpaid wages
  • Assistance with Occupational Health and Safety
  • Protection Against Sexual Harassment and Discrimination
  • Protection Against Unfair Dismissal

Discount Services

  • Free SDA Discount Card
  • Discount Health Care
  • Discount Optical
  • Discount Movie Tickets
  • Discount Entertainment

With your SDA membership, you also receive a Member Benefits Card.

This card entitles you to a range of discounts and special offers. 

Check out the full range of discounts.

Extra Services

  • Low Cost Home Loans
  • Low Cost Credit Cards

For details of these benefits click here.

Free Benefits

  • Free Textbook Scholarships
  • Free Union Magazine
  • Free Training Seminars
  • Free Union Publications
  • Competitions

Free Advisory Services

  • Free Superannuation Assistance
  • Free Workers' Compensation Help & Advice
  • Health & Safety Advice
  • SDA Women’s Officer
  • Free First Legal Consultation
 

Latest News

  To download a copy of the Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees's Association, Western Aus ...
  Media Statement | 1 July 2020 Essential workers yesterday, wages cut today Gerard Dwyer - ...
Notice to members – Amendment to Rules Members are advised that in accordance with Rule 30 of ...
Testimonials

For us members the organisers are there to help us if we have problems to work through it with the management, then I know exactly what my rights are and that they are being protected  


Great service, great knowledge of workplace policies and procedures, free Legal advice, great value for money. These are just some of the benefits, why wouldn’t you want to join?  


It’s peace of mind, it’s just like ringing a friend and knowing they are there for you plus they know all the answers.  


I think the question should be this:  Why should somebody not join the SDA? That list would be short.  



100% - Pay at 18

18 - 20 years old?
Get the pay you deserve

Visit website

Save our Weekend

Don't lose your penalty rates
Get the pay you deserve

Sign the petition