Modern Awards

Please find below, AFEI's historical resources on the Award modernisation process.

Previously, employees were covered by state awards (later preserved as Notional Agreements Preserving State Awards. NAPSAs were transitional instruments. On 1 January 2010 NAPSAs ceases to apply. Most modern awards contained transitional arrangements phasing out the NAPSAs and phasing in the modern awards (in terms of wage rates, penalties and loadings).

Transitioning ended on 1 July 2014.

If you have any questions about the transitioning process or historical wage rates, conditions, etc please do not hesitate to contact the AFEI Hotline on (02) 9264 2000.

Modern Award AFEI Circulars

Latest Modern Award News and Updates

Transitional Arrangements

Modern Awards and the National Employment Standards