Pandemic leave – award employees – extended to 29 March 2021
The COVID-19 clause in the Pastoral Award 2010 has been extended to 29 March 2021 as of the first full pay period commencing on or after 30 September 2020.
From 8 April 2020 award employees are entitled to take up to 2 weeks’ unpaid pandemic leave. This leave must commence before 29 March 2021.
Notice and evidence requirements apply.
PERMANENT FULL TIME AND PART TIME ONLY
From 8 April 2020, employers and award employees can agree in writing that the employee take annual leave at half pay. This leave must commence before 29 March 2021
Go to Schedule X of the Pastoral Award 2010 for further detail.
Read the Pastoral Award 2010 Schedule X
Download the Pastoral Award 2010 (marked up)