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Legal & HR Support

HR & Legal Support

Need assistance with the Fair Work Act? Looking for information on Modern Award rates? We can help you with a wide range of workplace relations queries including:

  • Employment law
  • Payroll audits
  • Modern Award rates
  • Fair Work Act compliance
  • Workplace policies
  • Unfair dismissal claims and more.

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Membership Information

Become part of Australia’s best support network for retailers.

Find out more about the benefits and features of membership, including which membership type suits your business.

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Qualifications and Courses

Training

As a registered training organisation (RTO), the National Retail Association can help you increase sales, train staff and improve management practices through our real-world and relevant programs. Find out more about:

  • People Leadership Program
  • Advancing Women in Business
  • Ready for Retail
  • Accredited Qualifications
  • Food Safety training
  • Professional Development & Workshops
  • VET Industry Engagement
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Policy & Advocacy

We actively bring together retailers, governments, law enforcement, community groups and many stakeholders to create positive, commercially-aware solutions on real issues facing retailers.

We present a unified voice for the Australian retail and food service industry to ensure your views are promoted and addressed at all levels of government.

Together we are one of the most powerful voices for Australian retail.

We tackle the issues you can’t tackle alone.

 

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Retail Leasing & Tenancy

Many retailer across Australia are not aware that they can engage a retail leasing and property specialist to act on their behalf. Our leasing and property partners Lpc Cresa are one of Australia’s leading tenant-only advisory services businesses. That means, they work exclusively for you the tenant. Their advice is completely independent and biased to benefit you – rather than the landlord.

Drawing on their extensive experience in retail management and the property industry, Lpc Cresa can save you time, money and stress and ensure you:
• Never enter into a bad lease
• Never miss a critical date
• Never pay too much rent
• Never miss an opportunity to reduce rental costs.

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Events

We offer a huge range of industry events across Australia throughout the year including:

  • Roundtables
  • Webinars
  • Workshops
  • Panel discussions
  • Networking functions
  • Awards and more!

Visit our events calendar to see the full schedule.

 

Industry Resources

Members can stay up-to-date with our wide range of free industry resources including:

  • Award rates
  • Fact sheets
  • Checklists
  • Reports and data
  • Articles and more.
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Coronavirus Resources

The National Retail Association has been monitoring the outbreak of COVID-19 (previously known as Novel Coronavirus) from January 2020. We have compiled resources from the Department of Health, guides on how to minimise the spread of the virus, and best practice for workplace health and safety for your employees and customers.

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Service

We strive for excellence, we are member focused and not-for-profit.

Advocacy

We are a strong voice to protect and promote our industry in Australia.

Integrity

We are respectful, accountable and we strive to raise industry standards.

Leadership

We collaborate to lead our members and industry into the future.

Innovation

We adapt, create and engage for productivity and success.

Latest News

COVID-19 tsunami sees retail sales dive by record figure in April 2020

The economic tsunami caused by COVID-19 has seen retail sales dive by a record figure for a single month,...

The economic tsunami caused by COVID-19 has seen retail sales dive by a record figure for a single month, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The ABS has revealed that retail turnover for April 2020 plummeted by a staggering 17.7 per cent, a slightly revised figure from the...

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$400 million raided from QLD retail by COVID-19 in March

The National Retail Association (NRA) has revealed that a whopping $400 million was raided from Queensland retailers by the...

The National Retail Association (NRA) has revealed that a whopping $400 million was raided from Queensland retailers by the impact of COVID-19 restrictions in March 2020. A staggering 96 per cent of retailers who responded to the COVID-19 Impact Survey conducted by the NRA also claimed they had been negatively...

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Upcoming Events

11
Jun

Advancing Women in Business FREE Webinar Series- Leading your team – Webinar 3b

About this Event The NRA will be delivering a series of FREE webinars to help up skill women in business...

About this Event The NRA will be delivering a series of FREE webinars to help up skill women in business around Queensland. This 12 webinar series will deliver 4 Modules of our People Leadership Program. Participants can register for certain webinars or register for the series. Webinar 3b-Making good decisions Date: 11 June...

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18
Jun

Advancing Women in Business FREE Webinar Series – Leading your team – Webinar 3c

About this Event The NRA will be delivering a series of FREE webinars to help up skill women in business...

About this Event The NRA will be delivering a series of FREE webinars to help up skill women in business around Queensland. This 12 webinar series will deliver 4 Modules of our People Leadership Program. Participants can register for certain webinars or register for the series.   Webinar 3c- Managing team performance Date: 18...

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