BLOGS WEBSITE

TAG: Contractor

Contractor agreement

Are you contracting for services? Some myths and regulatory truths about your contractor’s entitlements.

If you are engaging an individual or a sole trader to perform, present or complete some work for you, there are some common myths about contractual relationships you shouldn’t believe. Myth 1: I don’t have to make a superannuation payment on behalf of a contractor with an ABN (Australian Business Number).

Posted in Legal Alerts, News & Announcements | Tagged , |

Leave a comment

Checklist

New process for contractor management

Employers have many legal obligations associated with their workers such as Pay As You Go instalments, payroll tax, WorkCover and superannuation payments.  The Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) imposes penalties for employers who engage workers as contractors when they are really functioning as employees.

Posted in Legal Alerts, News & Announcements | Tagged , , , |

Leave a comment

Man in suit wearing hard hat

ICAC obligations for contractors too

Did you know that it’s not just University staff who are public officers? Contractors to the University are public officers too, and as such have the same responsibilities and obligations under the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Act 2012 (SA).

Posted in News & Announcements | Tagged , , , , |

Leave a comment