Local government workers rights and responsibilities are covered but the Local Government Act 1999 (SA), the Local Government Employees Award, and enterprise agreements particular to the council. Enterprise agreements are available on the South Australian Industrial Relations Commission's website.
Local Government employees are also covered by the Unfair Dismissal protections in the Fair Work Act 1994 (SA) see the South Australian Industrial Relations Court's website for a guide on making unfair dismissal claims.
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