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

State Wage Case 2017 adjourned, to be reconvened Friday, 19 May 2017 The State Wage Case was heard on 18 May 2017 and will reconvene following the decision of the Fair Work Commission in its Annual Wage Review, the date of which is not yet known.  The State Wage case hearing will be webcast and can be viewed... More detail
No access to Commission’s general jurisdiction for redeployed or redundant public sector employees Tuesday, 16 May 2017 The Full Bench unanimously dismissed an appeal by a former government officer whose employment ended when he took voluntary redundancy.  For some time, the government officer received an ‘attraction and retention’ allowance, which he said... More detail
Police officer’s appeal dismissed Monday, 15 May 2017 The WAIRC unanimously dismissed an appeal against a decision by the Commissioner of Police to take removal action against a police officer.  The officer was convicted in the Perth Magistrates Court of assault occasioning bodily harm.  The... More detail

Contact Us

Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission
17th Floor
111 St Georges Terrace

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

Free Fax :1800 804 987

Email : mail reg


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