Fair Work Ombudsman

Fair Work Ombudsman
Fair Work Ombudsman gives advice and information on workplace rights and responsibilities - pay - awards - leave - conditons of employment - termination of employment - investigates workplace complaints - enforces compliance with national workplace laws.
Information in various languages: Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Filipino, Greek, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Nepali, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Sinhalese, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Thai, Tongan, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese.

Domestic violence

NSW Government
An excellent website for women experiencing domestic violence. Explains services provided - for Aboriginal women - same-sex relationships - women with disabilities - children - financial issues - long term violence - women's refuges - internet safety - help with difficult decisions - legal protections - AVOs - emergency services - sexual assault - important contact details.
Domestic violence line (24 hours) 1800 65 64 63
Information about the Staying home leaving violence program - provides support to let you stay in your home.
Staying Home Leaving Violence fact sheet: information in community languages.

Complaints information

Australian Human Rights Commission
The Australian Human Rights Commission can investigate complaints of discrimination and human rights breaches. Making a complaint - how complaints are resolved - conciliation, complaints flowchart, conciliation register.
Also available in Community languages.

Your review rights under the GIPA Act

Information and Privacy Commission NSW
Information about the right to request a review of certain decisions made by government agencies about the release of information under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act).

Changes to tenancy laws - audio

NSW Fair Trading
Explains the new Residential Tenancies Act 2010 that commenced 31 January 2011.
Listen in community languages: Arabic, Burmese, Dari, Dinka, Kirundi, Korean, Mandarin, Somali, Swahili, Tetum.

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