Longer greenfields agreements coming

MAJOR resources projects will have the benefit of being able to set industrial relations agreements that run for up to eight years under proposed changes to Australia’s IR laws.

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Major construction projects have been given the opportunity to strike eight-year IR agreements.

The law change also aims to better clarify the definition of casual employees, a hot button issue in the resources sector.

It includes measures to streamline the enterprise bargaining process too.