New penalty rates for workers on weekends and public holidays.
FAST FOOD INDUSTRY:
* Full time / part time staff: rates to drop from 150% of base rate to 125%
* Casuals will drop from 175% of the base rate to 150%
* Full time and part time workers will see Sunday rates reduced from 175% to 150%
* Casuals will stick to 175% of the base rate
* Full time and part time workers’ Sunday rates to drop from 200% to 150%
* Casuals’ penalty rates will drop from 200% to 175%
* Full time and part time workers will see public holiday rates drop from 225% to 200%, while casuals will remain at 250%.
Cheers to them.