Helpful information for you and your business.
Awards and conditions
Visit the Fair Work Ombudsman site to get help with working out what Award or Agreement to employ your staff under, pay information including an excellent ‘Pay Calculator’, your obligations as an employer when ending employment and much more. Participate in Fair Works online training and access their templates and best practice guides. fairwork.gov.au
Find information on all aspects of running a business from setting up your business through succession planning at
Australian Institute of Company Directors
For help to engage with Defence Markets there is support through Victorian Defence Alliances victoriandefencealliances.org.au and the Centre for Defence Industry Capability business.gov.au/centre-for-defence-industry-capability
Tradestart – austrade.gov.au
Councils and what to do in Wodonga
PDFs to help you during COVID-19
Working From Home Workstation Setup Guide
A workstation that is set up incorrectly can create poor postures leading to musculoskeletal injury and eye strain. You have a duty to take care for your own health and safety while working from home and must follow any reasonable policies or directions your employer gives you about setting up your homebased workstation.
You need to be mindful of your, chair, work surface, lighting, computer/screen, electrical hazards, keyboard and mouse.
For a checklist and further information:
How to clean and disinfect your workplace - COVID-19
Guidance on how to clean your workplace to keep it safe and limit the spread of COVID-19.
Key considerations for undertaking a risk assessment - COVID-19
This document outlines the key considerations for undertaking a risk assessment associated with COVID-19.
Signage and posters
COVIDSafe resources for businesses
COVIDSafe Resources For Businesses
Change in operation
- COVIDSafe app – We need your help
- COVIDSafe app – Download today
- COVIDSafe app – Know faster if you’ve come into contact with Coronavirus
The Department of Health also has a collection of other Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources for industry and the general public.
Workplace Checklists to help with COVID-19
Cleaning Checklist – COVID-19
Health, hygiene & facilities checklist – COVID-19
Physical distancing checklist – COVID-19
Cleaning to prevent the spread of COVID-19 – Fact sheet
Manufacture or supply of alcohol-based hand sanitisers
Incident notification – COVID-19
Workplace Checklist – COVID-19
In-house services: Phone and email scripts – COVID-19
How to keep workers safe – COVID-19
This fact sheet provides an overview about what employers can do to keep their workers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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