Helping you find government information and services

Employers and employees

Find targeted government information for employers and employees over a range of issues employee entitlements, National Employment Standards, and tax and superannuation.

Fair Work Ombudsman

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Provides information and advice about your workplace rights and obligations.
More: Pay | Leave | Employee entitlements | Awards and agreements | Small business | Ending employment

Fair Work Ombudsman

Australian JobSearch

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Provides an easier way for job seekers to find employment and to connect with employment services. The inbuilt GPS lets you find employment vacancies and employment service providers close to you.

Department of Employment

Employer resources

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There are several services to support employers with employees who receive a payment or service from the Department of Human Services.

Department of Human Services

Employers – tax and superannuation obligations

You may have tax and superannuation obligations if you employ or contract workers into your business, either full-time or part-time.

Australian Taxation Office

Fair Work Infoline

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If you have a question or problem relating to your workplace, call the Fair Work Infoline on 13 13 94.  Before calling, check out the Before you call checklist (63.6KB). If you don't have this information when you call, you may be asked to find it out and call back.

Fair Work Ombudsman

For Employers – apprenticeships

Information for employers on all aspects of Australian Apprenticeships, including costs and benefits for your business and where to get more information.

Department of Industry and Science

Guide to superannuation for employers

Provides information and advice for employers on paying superannuation for employees and contractors.

Australian Taxation Office

Guide to tax file numbers

Provides information about tax file numbers (TFNs) for individuals including how to get one or how to find your TFN if you already have one. Only one TFN is issued to you during your lifetime.

Australian Taxation Office

Individual income tax rates

Shows the percentage of tax payable for each income bracket, for individual Australian taxpayers, for the previous and current financial years.

Australian Taxation Office

Information for employers – anti-discrimination

Provides information to help employers deal effectively with discrimination and harassment in the workplace so that everyone involved with your business is treated fairly and with respect.

Australian Human Rights Commission

National Employment Standards

What are the National Employment Standards and who do they apply to? Find out more about these 10 minimum entitlements.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Super

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Provides tax information about superannuation for workers, employers, self-managed super funds and superannuation professionals.

Australian Taxation Office

Tax withheld calculator

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If you are an employer or another withholding payer, the TWC helps you work out the tax you need to withhold from payments you make to employees and other workers.

Australian Taxation Office

Visa Entitlement Verification Online (VEVO)

Visa holders who do not have a label in their passport can confirm their current visa details online. Organisations can use VEVO to check the visa status of visa holders applying for work, study, licenses and access to government services.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Visa holders and migrants – know your workplace rights

Find out what visa holders and migrants need to know before they start working in Australia.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Visas and immigration information for employers

Offers visa and immigration information for employers who wish to sponsor skilled people to work in Australia.

Department of Immigration and Border Protection