AFCA partners with QTA to benefit our members

We are excited to share some important updates regarding our ongoing efforts to enhance the benefits and support we provide to our valued members.

AFCA has partnered with the Queensland Trucking Association (QTA) bringing forth a range of valuable services and resources, aimed at benefiting our members in the areas of Human Resources (HR) and Industrial Relations (IR).

The following services will be available to AFCA's members:

Advocacy and Employment Relations:

  • Assistance in applying and interpreting the national employment standards (NES) and the Fair Work Act 2009.
  • Guidance on all aspects of employment law, including anti-discrimination legislation.
  • Interpretation and application of relevant awards, agreements, and employment contracts.
  • Support in addressing employment conditions and wage rates.
  • Advice and assistance on performance management, disciplinary actions, and termination of employment.
  • Support and guidance on matters related to the Fair Work Commission and industrial tribunals.
  • Timely alerts on current industrial and employment issues impacting employers.
  • Exclusive invitation to attend quarterly QTA employer forum meetings (both online and in person).
  • Access to member prices for all QTA events.

Additionally, QTA will provide AFCA members with optional fee-for-service offerings, tailored to meet individual needs at a nominated hourly rate.  These services include:

  • Assistance and representation in matters before the Fair Work Commission and various industrial tribunals.
  • Review and preparation of documents, including correspondence, employment contracts, and responses to unfair dismissal and general protections applications.
  • Support and guidance in drafting and negotiating enterprise agreements, individual flexibility agreements, and employment contracts.
  • Assistance in preparing show cause letters, written warnings, and termination of employment letters.
  • Workplace representation and support.
  • Preparation and delivery of information sessions and educational workshops.

We believe that this partnership will greatly enhance the resources and support available to our members, enabling you to navigate complex HR and IR matters with confidence and ease. The collaboration between AFCA and QTA reflects our commitment to providing exceptional value to our members and strengthening our collective representation in the industry.

For further information or to access these services please complete the form below and we encourage all members to take advantage of this valuable opportunity.