CFMEU pushes for significant construction wage increases due to rising cost of living

The new head of the CFMEU’s development division has signalled his intention to push for important wage will increase.

Prior to the pandemic CFMEU managed to secure yearly five per cent pay back rises in business building but will now press for even more increases in response to the soaring cost of residing.

The union has also indicated it will advocate to reinstate clauses necessitating companies to transform casuals to long term employment as nicely as limiting other varieties of insecure work.