Discover everything there is to know about MPAQ Workplace Relations!
Information regarding the Plumbing and Pipe Traders Employees Union QLD/NT.
Long Service Leave
Information regarding Long Service Leave for employees as covered under the National Employment Standard (NES).
Helpful resources for employers to assist in employee management and the general running of a plumbing business.
Employee VS Sub-Contractor
What is the difference between an employee and a sub-contractor? Which one best suits your business? Find all the answers here!
IR Resources are higher level resources that may be required on occasion by your business. This may include information on the EBA, the Union, FairWork and the National Employment Standards (NES).
MPAQ Members have access to a wide range of workplace relations information and advice. This includes everything from wages and award interpretation to debt recovery assistance and workplace health and safety.
Information on Job Vacancies in the Plumbing and Gas Industry. This includes School Based, Adult and regular Apprenticeships as well as fully licensed plumbing and gasfitting positions.
Plumbing is a regulated trade which requires a four year apprenticeship to be qualified. MPAQ are here to assist you with everything from finding the right apprentice to information on the Australian Apprenticeship Support Network.
Information for employers on Superannuation including the minimum requirements and when superannuation payments are required.
Information on the use and purpose of workers compensation in your business including the relevant State workers compensation regulator.