This is a summary of enquiries received to 30 September 2019
Are the reviews underway?
The reviews are currently in the establishment phase, which includes establishing the Joint Working Party (JWP), Terms of Reference, Project Methodology, Communications Plan, staffing and resourcing.
Who is going to conduct the review?
The reviews will be conducted as required by the relevant enterprise agreement. A dedicated Project Manager is being sourced to undertake the projects.
Will there be meetings?
The Joint Working Party established for each review under the relevant enterprise agreement meets monthly.
Is there any way to access information regarding progress?
Dissemination of information is through the all-staff information bulletins issued by Janine Hammat, the internal or external websites or by requests made to healthEBA@act.gov.au
Is there any way that I can provide feedback or input into the review(s)?
Input from employees will be included in the project’s communications plan. This may include seeking written submissions, interviews, group meetings and general employee information sessions.
Can I be involved in the review?
Involvement in the Joint Working Party conducting the review is subject to the requirements of the relevant enterprise agreement and the JWP Terms of Reference. Generally, employees will not be involved at this level.
Direct employee involvement may be through any sub-committees established by the JWP, or by responding to requests for information, making written submissions, or by participating in interviews, group meetings and any general employee information sessions scheduled.
What topics are outside the scope of the review(s)
The reviews do not include matters that are or were subject to the enterprise bargaining process, unless provided for in the relevant Agreement.
Matters related to tax benefits, or compensation for loss of tax benefits, are outside the scope of the reviews.
My question is not listed
Send your question to healthEBA@act.gov.au