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Rules, Policies and Elections

Governance statement

The AMWU is a member based organisation and we work hard to make sure that your funds are managed carefully and effectively in your interest.

In addition to matters noted in our annual return, financial statements and rules, the AMWU has a number of policies, procedures and structures to ensure that your membership dues are accounted for in an open and transparent manner. These policies include:

-        Procurement

-        Gift & Hospitality

-        Conflict of Interest

-        Cabcharge

-        Credit Card

-        Petty Cash

If you have any queries regarding governance at the AMWU, please email amwu@amwu.asn.au or call your local branch.

Union Financial Accounts 2017

The AMWU is proud to be an open and transparent union. In accordance with our rules, we publicly issue a statement of our financial accounts each year. This statement is for the year ending 30 September 2017, and has been independently audited. 

You can read / download our full financial reports here:

National Financial Report

National Political Fund Report

New South Wales Financial Report

Victoria Financial Report

Queensland Financial Report

South Australia Financial Report

Western Australia Financial Report

Tasmania Financial Report

Union Elections

The AMWU is required to have elections conducted in accordance with the provisions of the Union’s Rules and the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009.  Following is a table with the current elections and appropriate documentation.

If you require further information, please email national.secretary@amwu.asn.au

Election No. Positions AMWU Correspondence ROC Decision Election Notice Declaration Post Election Report
E2018/12  NSW – Manufacturing – Delegate to State Council Attachment Attachment   Attachment  Attachment 
E2018/62 Regional President – NSW Food & Confectionery Division Attachment Attachment      

E2018/69

 

Various NSW Vacancies Attachment Attachment      

E2018/151 

Casual Vacancy – NSW Vehicle Division - National Divisional Conference Delegate

Attachment Attachment      

 

Rules

The AMWU and its members are governed by Rules registered with the Fair Work Commission, which are available here: PDF Version

The most recent alterations correct the inconsistency in numbering in Rule 1C and include a change to our Eligibility Rule to cover aspects of the car rental industry.

The Special National Conference held in March 2018 endorsed the following of Rule change applications:

NSW Regional Secretary – Vehicle Division
To convert the position the an honorary position.

National Divisional Assistant Secretary – Vehicle Division
To abolish the position.

Transitional Provisions
To continue the transitional provisions in the Rules until 30 June, 2019

New Union Project
Substantial Rule changes in relation to the New Union Project (AMWU Correspondence and Attachment A)

Further information is available to members on request by calling 1300 732 698 or email to amwu@amwu.asn.au.

AMWU Privacy Policy

The Union has a privacy policy for the way that we handle the personal information of members.

You can read it here:  AMWU Privacy Policy

Workplace Gender Equality Report 

The AMWU reports to the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, on gender equality in the workplace, specifically equal remuneration between women and men and the family and caring responsibilities of women and men are central to achieving gender equality. We have now lodged our report with the Agency for this year.

The AMWU takes this responsibility very seriously and are striving to not only achieve this in our workplace, but in the workplaces of the members that we represent.

If you are a financial member of the AMWU, and would like a copy of our report for the 2017-2018 year, please email mike.nicolaides@amwu.org.au or call the AMWU Helpdesk on 1300 732 698.

WGEA Public Report 2017 - 2018

 

Disclosures

AMWU Disclosure Statement

 

Notices

 

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