Advancing Fair Work: Australia’s Third Tranche of Industrial Relations Law Reforms
The last year has seen many changes to workplace and industrial relations law. Already, two sets of industrial reforms have been introduced. The first has focused on improving job security,Read More
What is an AS 2124 Contract?
AS 2124, also known as the Australian Standard AS 2124-1992 General Conditions of Contract, is a commonly used contract in the construction industry. To use this contract, you will incurRead More
Considerations for AS 4000 contracts
AS 4000 is a type of construction contract used for construction projects in Australia that are used ancillary to a more formal legal instrument or certain documentation. As a PrincipalRead More
What are the Australian Building Industry Contracts (ABIC)?
Australian Building Industry Contracts (ABIC) are standard-form contracts produced by Master Builders Australia with the Australian Institute of Architects. They are drafted solely for architects involved in a building projectRead More
Can an Independent Contractor be Entitled to Long Service Leave?
Independent contractors generally provide services under a contract where they negotiate their own fees and working arrangements. They use their own tools and processes, and may work for several clientsRead More
What is an AS 4902 Contract?
AS 4902 are standard form contracts intended for design and construction projects. Properly known as AS 4902-2000 General Conditions of Contract for Design and Construct, they are available for purchaseRead More
What is an AS 4300 Contract?
Being a sole trader does not necessarily mean you have to operate your business alone. In short, yes – as a sole trader you are permitted to hire employees. AsRead More
What is the difference between an AS4000 and an AS2124 contract?
Whilst an AS4000 and AS2124 contract contain many similarities which include the fact that both require a licence fee to use it and are widely used forms of contract, theyRead More