Workplace Relations Reforms Proposed by Australia’s New Labor Government

June 2022
Region: Asia Pacific
The Australian Labor Party (Labor), led by Anthony Albanese, has formed the new government of Australia after their success in the 2022 federal election. In various speeches and policy documents released this year, Labor has made pledges to change various aspects of workplace relations law. Set out in this update is an overview of the main areas of reform that Australia’s new federal government has planned for Australian employers and employees.