Organisation: Fair Work Australia (2009 - )

1 July 2009
Industrial relations


Fair Work Australia began operation on 1 July 2009 following the enactment of the Fair Work Act 2009 and associated transitional legislation. The new tribunal assumed the functions of the Australian Industrial Relations Commission, the Australian Industrial Registry, and the Australian Fair Pay Commission, as well as some of the functions of the Workplace Authority.

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 1904 - 1956 Commonwealth Court of Conciliation and Arbitration
       1956 - 1973 Commonwealth Conciliation & Arbitration Commission
             1973 - 1988 Australian Conciliation and Arbitration Commission
                   1988 - 2009 Australian Industrial Relations Commission
                         2009 - Fair Work Australia

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