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Many Pacific island and Timorese women come from families with generations of semi-commercial and subsistence farming experience. This fact sheet explains how these skills and experience make women ideal candidates for jobs in Australia's…

This fact sheet outlines the process for transferring seasonal workers to a long-term contract under the Pacific Labour Mobility (PALM) scheme, and Pacific Labour Scheme workers to a long-term placement for the remaining balance of up to 4 years…

These checklists outline the tasks that PALM scheme workers need to complete before returning home at the end of their employment in Australia. Employers should provide their workers with a copy of this checklist and discuss it with them.

This deed is made between and binds the Commonwealth of Australia and each Pacific Labour Scheme approved employer.

This deed is made between and binds the Commonwealth of Australia and each Seasonal Worker Programme approved employer.

The purpose of these guidelines is to provide information and guidelines to Pacific Labour Scheme employers to enable their successful participation in the PLS. They are intended to help employers understand and meet their obligations and…

These guidelines are written for approved employers participating in the Seasonal Worker Programme (SWP). They are intended to help employers understand and meet their obligations and responsibilities as an approved employer detailed in the SWP…

Use this reference guide to prepare your application. All employer applications, including all required documentation, must be completed and submitted via the online application form found on the…

The PALM scheme skills development program provides workers with access to training while they are working in Australia. This application form and application guide are for employers to apply for skills development funding on their workers'…

Information for prospective Pacific and Timor-Leste workers on what it is like to work in Australia in the aged care, aquaculture, disability services, horticulture, meat processing and tourism and hospitality sectors.

A guide for Pacific and Timor-Leste workers living in Australia with information on finding a rental property, lease periods and payment, maintenance, furniture, real estate agents and how to be a good housemate.

Superannuation, or super, is Australia’s retirement savings system. When a worker is employed in Australia, the employer has to pay super for them. Super is generally 10.5% of a worker’s salary and is additional to their normal pay. 

A guide for PALM scheme workers in Australia. Everyone has mental health needs. Just like our physical health, we need to look after it.

If you are a Pacific Australia Labour Mobility (PALM) scheme worker, there are people who can support you during your time in Australia.

Graphic poster for printing with information about how workers can stay safe when driving in Australia.