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Modern AwardsFebruary 4, 2016
Amendments relating to transfer of business – Building and Construction General On-site and Pastoral Awards
The Building and Construction General On-site Award and the Pastoral Award have now been amended to remove provisions which were inconsistent with the Fair Work Act 2009, relating to employee entitlements on a transfer of business to a new owner. See our previous update on the decision for more information.
There are a number of employment obligations and potential liability when employees are transferring across with the sale of a business. Please contact the Advice team on 1300 651 415 if you are considering buying or selling a business or business assets or employees are transferring between businesses.