What are the new minimum hourly wage guarantees for pieceworkers?
- The Fair Work Commission has made a decision to include a minimum hourly wage guarantee and a requirement to record hours worked by pieceworkers into the Horticulture Award. These changes take effect from the first pay period on or after 28 April 2022.
- The information on www.fairwork.gov.au and the Horticulture Showcase explains the current minimum entitlements that apply as per the current state of the law. These will continue to apply until 27 April 2022.
- To learn more, you can go to the Fair Work Commission website to read the decision and final determination.