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We are here to help.

As a member of the AWU, you have access to a range of valuable services to ensure that you have the best working life.

  • Industrial Help

    If you find yourself in trouble at work, we can provide you with industrial support.

  • Safer Workplaces

    Union workplaces are safer.

  • Banking Services

    Through our partners, you will receive great deals on banking services.

  • Better Wages & Conditions

    Through bargaining, Union members win better wages and conditions.

  • Legal Advice

    You will gain access to a world-class team of industrial officers.

  • During 2020

  • 14,263,271

    Dollars won in WorkCover for Qld Members

  • 305

    Qld Members helped with Work Cover

  • 194

    New Agreements negotiated

  • 275

    AWU Delegates Trained

Union News

  • June 28, 2021

    Silica Dust Victims Visit Australian Parliament House

    The AWU is in Canberra again this week in a final push to keep workers safe from silica dust exposure, ahead of the report from the National Dust Disease Taskforce including meetings with key members of the Government, Opposition, and Crossbench to discuss Silicosis.

  • May 26, 2021

    How one AWU Delegate helped save Australia’s refining industry

    When Mick Denton signed on at the then-Caltex refinery at Lytton in Brisbane, little did he know he would end up saving the nation’s oil refining capability.

  • March 16, 2021

    AWU calls on urgent action to implement findings from Aged Care Royal Commission

    The AWU is cautiously backing the report which puts workers at the centre of the aged care system and is urging the Federal Government to act on these recommendations urgently, for the sake of aged care workers and the people in their care.

  • January 11, 2021

    Important update on super from Cbus

    As the 2020 year comes to a close there is a great deal of noise and activity surrounding superannuation in the parliament, in the media, and some sections of the business community about making changes to our system that is held up as an example around the world.

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