Member update about Union Demerger Bill

Published: 7 Dec 2020

The Federal Government has proposed a legislative change that would remove some of the barriers to trade unions demerging.
 
If it passes through Parliament, this may provide options for the Mining and Energy Division as we consider our future direction and relationship to the Construction Forestry Maritime Mining and Energy Union (CFMMEU).
 
Please read this important update from General President Tony Maher about the ‘Withdrawal from Amalgamation’ Bill and next steps for the Mining and Energy Division.