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The SDA organisers are always there to help, If I have a question no matter how important or unimportant I think its is, I just call them and they help me...It's that simple!  


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  


Joining the union is the next best thing to having a guardian angel by your side and you can count on that!!  


When people join together and be part of the union we are helping each other have support and rules for work, I dont want to be the one standing alone!  


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The SDA held meetings with Coles for a new Agreement last week. We have now formally responded to the Coles draft for a new Agreement which is an Award based platform. This delivers on SDA claims for higher penalty rates and other compliance issues. However, the SDA remains committed to ensuring t ...

Retail, fast food & warehouse workers should always receive regular pay slips and keep them! Legally, you must receive a pay slip – either printed or electronic – within 1 working day of your pay day. It might not seem important to check your pay slips but they are detailed records ...

Important information for retail & fast food workers. It doesn’t matter how old you are, if you’re on check-out or drive-thru or whether you’re full-time or casual – you must be paid for all work done. Your employer is legally bound to pay you for all work done. It&rsqu ...

The SDA has always worked hard to ensure you get a fair go when it comes to the pay and conditions set out in your McDonald’s Agreement. The McDonald’s Agreement expired on 24 June 2017 and the SDA is now looking to secure a new Agreement with the Company. As this process continues, it ...

Over the past two days the SDA has met with Coles as part of negotiations for a new Coles Agreement. Yesterday the Company provided their opening position and today we responded with our list of claims. You can find our list here https://www.sda.com.au/media/Coles-LOC.jpg Over the last week, ...

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The SDA held meetings with Coles for a new Agreement last week. We have now formally responded to t ...
Retail, fast food & warehouse workers should always receive regular pay slips and keep them! Le ...
Important information for retail & fast food workers. It doesn’t matter how old you are, ...
Testimonials

The SDA organisers are always there to help, If I have a question no matter how important or unimportant I think its is, I just call them and they help me...It's that simple!  


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  


Joining the union is the next best thing to having a guardian angel by your side and you can count on that!!  


When people join together and be part of the union we are helping each other have support and rules for work, I dont want to be the one standing alone!  



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