Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission

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Welcome to the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission 

 We are an independent quasi-judicial tribunal established under the Industrial Relations Act 1979 to deal with industrial matters in the State of Western Australia by conciliation or, if necessary, arbitration. Our main objectives are to prevent and settle industrial disputes.

The WAIRC will deal with an application providing it has the jurisdiction or power to do so.   Click here for more information about who can apply to the WAIRC.

Latest News

Substandard teacher properly dismissed Friday, 13 January 2017 The Commission dismissed an unfair dismissal claim by a teacher.  The teacher claimed that her employment was unfairly terminated because her performance was not substandard.  She also argued that the process was unfair because, among other... More detail
Real estate agent not entitled to commission for listings Thursday, 12 January 2017 The Full Bench unanimously dismissed an appeal by a real estate agent who claimed that he was entitled to $42,700 in commission payments from his former employer.  The Full Bench found real estate agents are only entitled to listing commissions... More detail
FPU AWU amalgamation approved; objections and application by NUW to intervene dismissed Thursday, 12 January 2017 The Full Bench unanimously approved an application to amalgamate by The Australian Workers Union, West Australian Branch, Industrial Union of Workers (AWU) and The Food Preservers’ Union of Western Australia Union of Workers (FPU).  Before... More detail

Contact us

Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission
16th Floor
111 St Georges Terrace
PERTH WA 6000

Phone : (08) 9420 4444
Facsimile : (08) 9420 4500
Free Call : 1800 624 263
Free Fax : 1800 804 987

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