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The SDA is always working at getting the best and safest conditions for you and if something goes wrong they are there for you.  


I appreciate the unions work they are currently doing with the 18+ campaign. I'm doing the same job as an adult and in every other aspect at age 18 I can do all the adult things but I can't get paid a  


Being a member of the SDA is important because I'm not good at speaking up so I need assitance to help negotiate on my behalf.  


You should join the SDA because the SDA can give help and guidance. It’s like insurance for your job. Peace of mind with the SDA.  


News Articles

4th September 2020
Financial Statement 2020

  To download a copy of the Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees's Association, Western Australian Branch Financial Statements for 2019-2020, click on this link. The National Annual Financial Report can be downloaded by clicking this link. The National Officer and Related Party Discl ...

  Media Statement | 1 July 2020 Essential workers yesterday, wages cut today Gerard Dwyer - National Secretary, the SDA the union for retail, fast food and warehouse workers The SDA is deeply disappointed at the decision of the Fair Work Commission to punish retail workers by cutting their ...

18th June 2020
Amendment To SDA Rules

Notice to members – Amendment to Rules Members are advised that in accordance with Rule 30 of the Rules of the Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees’ Association, Western Australian Branch (Rules), the Committee of Management have approved an amendment for the inclusion of 12A. The Se ...

  The information below was originally written by Luke Henriques-Gomes and published by the Guardian here. It contains a comprehensive guide that will assist in the process of determining your eligibility for Jobseeker payments and COVID-19 related Government assistance.   I&rsquo ...

24th March 2020
Retail on the Abyss

  Media statement | 24 March 2020   Not good enough - retail workers and shops going to wall as they wait to get government support in their hands   Quotes from Gerard Dwyer, National Secretary of the SDA As discretionary retail spending falls off a cliff, the gove ...

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  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

The SDA is always working at getting the best and safest conditions for you and if something goes wrong they are there for you.  


I appreciate the unions work they are currently doing with the 18+ campaign. I'm doing the same job as an adult and in every other aspect at age 18 I can do all the adult things but I can't get paid a  


Being a member of the SDA is important because I'm not good at speaking up so I need assitance to help negotiate on my behalf.  


You should join the SDA because the SDA can give help and guidance. It’s like insurance for your job. Peace of mind with the SDA.  



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