Information about working in labour hire in Queensland.
Information on how to comply with the labour hire licensing scheme.
Information on the Queensland labour hire licensing scheme, including how to apply for a licence and your obligations under the Act.
23 Sep 2021
Better Crop Management Pty Ltd, its director, Rodney Parker, and another man, Joseph Zappia, have been slapped with fines totalling almost a quarter of a million dollars for breaches of the Labour Hire Licensing Act 2017. This follows an appearance in the Ipswich Magistrates Court on 15 September 2021.
19 Apr 2021
On the third anniversary of Queensland’s nation-leading labour hire licensing laws, the state’s Industrial Relations Minister has once again called for national action to protect workers.
Chicken coup for Queensland’s Labour Hire Licensing Compliance Unit as another hefty fine gets dished out
19 Feb 2021
Another South-east Queensland company has been fined for providing labour hire without a licence.
17 Feb 2021
A number of unlicensed labour hire providers, and B&E Poultry (Qld) Pty Ltd, the poultry processor who engaged them to provide workers for its Ormeau factory when they did not have a labour hire licence, have received fines totalling $310,000.
25 Nov 2020
Queensland’s labour hire licensing scheme is the first of its kind in Australia.
19 May 2020
A new public health direction has been made by the Chief Health Officer which impacts labour hire providers who employ seasonal workers in the agriculture industry in Queensland.