On 14 October 2019 Australia’s first portable long service leave benefit turns 70! To date, it is also the only nationally regulated portable long service leave scheme in Australia.
In September each year, the matter of mental wellbeing and suicide prevention is highlighted globally because the incidence and impact are more pervasive than we generally care to talk about.
Employers play an important role in facilitating long service leave for eligible employees and we take our support role seriously.
When an employee believes their long service leave record is missing a period of qualifying service, they are entitled to apply to Coal LSL for a service review.
Having reached the end of another financial year, it’s time for a little housekeeping.
We’re occasionally asked how to pay the levy for a full-time or part-time employee who only works in black coal mining for some, but not all, of their hours.
Following feedback from employer groups, we’ve introduced an Adjustment Levy Advice form to help employers submit any adjustments quickly.