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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.  


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  


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.  


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


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Retailers lose bid to stall pay rise As reported in The Australian 25th June 2014 RETAILERS have failed to delay wage rises due to be paid to young workers from next week, after the Federal Court found the rises would have little impact on employers. The National Retail Association ...

Attached is a link to a clever cartoon showing the importance of the minimum wage and the role of the unions. http://workinglife.org.au/minimum-wage-story# ...

I’m pleased to report that your union has had a big win for younger workers in the 100% Pay at 18+ campaign. The Fair Work Commission has backed our claim, ruling that the General Retail Industry Award should be changed to ensure that 20-year-olds are paid full adult rates. 100% Pay for ...

7th January 2014
1300 ASK SDA

The SDA WA member helpline 1300 ASK SDA (1300 275 732) This new service allows SDA members to ask confidential questions about their pay and other entitlements or any other issues at work.  The helpline is staffed from 8:30am to 5pm Monday to Friday and from 10am to 2pm on Saturdays. ...

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Notice to members – Amendment to Rules Members are advised that in accordance with Rule 30 of ...
Testimonials

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.  


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  


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.  


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



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