The Hon Tony Burke MP
- Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations
- Minister for the Arts
The Hon Tony Burke MP was sworn in as Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations and Minister for the Arts on 1 June 2022.
Content relating to the Arts portfolio can be found on the Ministers for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts site.
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Appointment to the Fair Work Commission and Federal Court
Mr Adam Hatcher SC has been appointed as the President of the Fair Work Commission.
Interview - ABC RN Breakfast
Subjects: Parliamentary sitting, Voice to Parliament, workplace relations reform.
Chifley Research Centre Conference Speech
SUBJECTS: Family and Domestic Violence Leave, Secure Jobs Better Pay Bill, the year ahead, Mantle Group, closing loopholes.
Government delivers on expanding the Pacific workforce - six months early
The Albanese Government has reached a major milestone – six months ahead of schedule – with more than 35,000 Pacific Australia Labour Mobility (PALM) workers now in Australia.
Address - National Press Club
Subjects: the year ahead
Address - paid domestic violence leave
Subjects: paid domestic violence leave, trade unions, employee entitlements
Paid leave for family and domestic violence starts now
Millions of Australian workers will have a new right to ten days of paid family and domestic violence leave under Albanese Government changes that take effect tomorrow.
Interview - Sky News First Edition
Subjects: National cultural policy announcement, CFMEU pay demands, Voice to Parliament
Better support for firefighters suffering from cancer
Firefighters exposed to cancerous smoke, toxic chemicals and fumes in the line of duty will have improved access to workers’ compensation.
New ABS Labour Force figures
The number of Australians in jobs remains at record highs and more of them are in secure full-time work – but there’s still more to do.
Delivering secure jobs and better pay
The Albanese Labor Government has delivered on the next step of its plan to lift wages, improve job security and start closing the gender pay gap.
International treaty to end workplace violence and harassment
The Albanese Labor Government is moving to ratify a major international treaty seeking to end violence and harassment in workplaces.