Updated edition now available - NECA WA's COVID-19 Employer Guide

NECA WA is pleased to launch the updated edition of the COVID-19 Employer Guide.

Hundreds of members have now accessed the Guide which provides expert advice and guidance tailored to support WA electrical businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

What are the updates?

Expanded JobKeeper Payment information, including:

  • How to demonstrate eligibility
  • How the payment relates to stand down, annual leave, RDOs and more 
  • Industry relevant scenarios
  • Related changes to the Fair Work Act

NEW article - Important Contractual Issues to be aware of during COVID-19

  • Liquidated damages exposure
  • Extension of time claims
  • Existing contracts - importance of getting legal advice
  • Ensure you seek legal guidance before walking off site 

NEW article - Commercial Leasing and COVID-19 Mandatory Code of Conduct

  • Explains how the new Code of Conduct will protect eligible small-medium sized businesses
  • Guide for negotiations between tenants and landlords
  • Summary of the WA State Government's Commercial Tenancies (COVID-19 Response) Bill 2020 which is being introduced into state parliament today

How to apply for the 50% wage subsidy for apprentices.

State and Federal advocacy update.

Any questions?

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the COVID-19 Employer Guide, please contact Aidan O'Grady, General Manager NECA Services.