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  • Dec
  • 2020
Hire Me! Labour Hire Licence Changes

Hire Me! Labour Hire Licence Changes

The Labour Hire Licensing Regulation 2018 (Qld) (“the Regulations”) was released on Friday, 6 April 2018 to support the recently implemented Labour Hire Licensing Act 2017 (Qld) (“the Act”). Summary of the Act A new licencing system has been introduced for labour hire provides throughout Queensland. The Act provides:- Any person providing ‘labour hire services’ in Queensland without a licence to do so will commit an offence; ‘Labour hire services’ is broadly defined to mean supplying a worker to another person to do work; Licences must be renewed annually, and applicants must pass a ‘fit and proper persons’ test before a licence will be issued. Regulations The Regulations have