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Building a stronger workforce for a stronger industry

A food supply chain workforce capacity study will be undertaken by Jobs and Skills Australia to identify the best opportunities to grow a targeted workforce in the agriculture sector.  

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 15 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP
  • Senator the Hon Murray Watt

More than half a million jobs created under Labor

Today’s ABS Labour Force Figures, released today, show unemployment in Australia remains at historic lows of 3.7 per cent.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 14 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Skills assessment reform for migrants and local businesses

The Albanese Government has released a discussion paper seeking feedback from stakeholders on the new standards for skilled migration assessing authorities.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 12 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP
  • The Hon Clare O'Neil MP
  • The Hon Andrew Giles MP

Fair and sustainable standards for truck drivers

The Albanese Labor Government is taking action to ensure the trucking industry is safe, sustainable, and viable.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 5 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Closing loopholes that undercut pay and conditions for Australian workers

The Albanese Labor Government is supporting Australian workers by closing loopholes that undercut pay and conditions.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Albanese Labor Government to Close the labour Hire Loophole

The Albanese Labor Government will protect Australian workers from having their pay undercut – by closing the labour hire loophole. 

Release type: Media Release

Date: 4 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Small business exemptions in Closing Loopholes Bill

The Albanese Labor Government is committed to providing support, certainty, and fairness for Australian small businesses.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 3 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP
  • The Hon Julie Collins MP

Albanese Labor Government to criminalise wage theft

The Albanese Labor Government is standing up for Australian workers by delivering on our promise to criminalise wage theft across the nation.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 3 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Albanese Labor Government to criminalise industrial manslaughter

The Albanese Labor Government will make Australian workplaces safer by criminalising industrial manslaughter.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Supporting first responders in ACT and Commonwealth workplaces

The Albanese Labor Government will make it easier for first responders who develop post-traumatic stress disorder to access workers’ compensation.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 2 September 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

World-leading legislation to protect gig workers

The Albanese Labor Government will protect gig workers with world-leading new laws that set minimum workplace standards.

Release type: Media Release

Date: 31 August 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Tony Burke MP

Albanese government's Fee-Free TAFE blitz smashes target six months early

The Albanese Government’s plan to train, retrain or upskill Australians and tackle skills shortages is a raging success with all 180,000 Fee-Free places filled within six months.

Release type: Joint Media Release

Date: 28 August 2023

Ministers:

  • The Hon Anthony Albanese MP
  • The Hon Brendan O'Connor MP

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