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

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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 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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Events

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

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

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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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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.

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

Ombudsman successful in significantly increasing directors’ penalties

By Lucy Harper and Lindsay Carroll, NRA Legal In the current enforcement climate, it is valuable to note a recent...

By Lucy Harper and Lindsay Carroll, NRA Legal In the current enforcement climate, it is valuable to note a recent case in which the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) was successful in obtaining an increase of fines on appeal to almost five times the initial order, for an underpaying company director. In...

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NRA visits Victoria for plastic bag ban

Free support for Gippsland | Latrobe businesses preparing for Victoria plastic bag ban Local businesses are being urged to get...

Free support for Gippsland | Latrobe businesses preparing for Victoria plastic bag ban Local businesses are being urged to get prepared ahead of the state-wide ban on lightweight plastic shopping bags which is due to commence from November this year. This new law will apply to all retailers and suppliers regardless...

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Upcoming Events

26
Aug

9th Women in Retail & FMCG Leadership Summit

Liquid Learning are bringing together Australia's top innovators and leaders to share their industry perspectives, best practice strategies, and...

Liquid Learning are bringing together Australia's top innovators and leaders to share their industry perspectives, best practice strategies, and advice for career progression. You'll have the opportunity to participate in powerful keynotes, dynamic panel discussions and motivational expert commentary sessions, as the nation's retail leaders come together to celebrate the...

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3
Sep

2019 HR Academy

2019 HR Academy Building better people professionals   HR Academy is a collaborative effort between business and industry experts to improve the skills and capabilities of HR professionals...

2019 HR Academy Building better people professionals   HR Academy is a collaborative effort between business and industry experts to improve the skills and capabilities of HR professionals across all industries. The 2019 event has something for every people professional wanting to hone and improve their skills. Whether you’re a human resources or payroll professional, a manager, operations executive or...

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