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


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.  


With the upcoming EBA negotiations it's great to have someone pushing our company for better conditions in my workplace.  


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


News Articles

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. ...

100% pay at 18+ - it just makes sense The journey so far.... Your union has had a huge year campaigning to stand up for the rights of younger retail workers. In April 2013, the SDA kicked off a national campaign – 100% Pay at 18+ to make sure adults working in retail are paid th ...

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Testimonials

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


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.  


With the upcoming EBA negotiations it's great to have someone pushing our company for better conditions in my workplace.  


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