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Employment Obligations

As a member of REEFWA you will have access to the following documents. All documents are in word format to allow the user to download and modify if need be.  Login as a member to acess these documents.

Employment Options

  • Types of Employment
  • Employment of Children
  • Personal Assistants – Who is the Employer?

Minimum Employment Standards for National System Employers

  • Who are National System Employers
  • National Employment Standards
  • Modern Awards
  • Summary of the Real Estate Industry Award 2010
  • Summary of the Clerks – Private Sector Award 2010

Minimum Employment Standards for State System Employers

  • Who are State System Employers
  • Minimum Conditions of Employment Act
  • Termination, Change & Redundancy General Order
  • Termination of Employment
  • Long Service Leave
  • Jury Duty
  • Emergency Services Activities
  • State Awards
  • Summary of the Clerks’ (Commercial Social & Professional Services Award)

Contracts of Employment

  • Creating a Contract of Employment
  • How do Employment Contracts Operate
  • Template Contracts of Employment for National System Employers
  • Template Contracts of Employment for State System Employers
  • Varying a contract of Employment


  • Who is entitled?
  • Relationship to Awards
  • How Much?
  • Choice of Fund
  • Superannuation Records

Record Keeping Requirements

  • National System Employers
  • State System Employers
  • Timesheets
  • Privacy Act


If you are not yet a member you can Join Online.  Being a member of REEFWA will give you all the information you need to be compliant with the legislation and could save you tens of thousands of dollars.


Membership Application Form


For further information please contact the Association on: 

Phone: (08) 9365 7510
Fax: (08) 9365 7550
Email: reefwa@cciwa.com 

Disclaimer: The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Western Australia (CCIWA) has taken all reasonable care in preparing this information, however it is provided as a guide only. It is not legal advice and CCIWA and the Real Estate Employers’ Federation of Western Australia does not accept liability for any claim or loss whatsoever which results from any person acting or refraining from acting on the information provided in or through this website.