Public consultation

The Office of Industrial Relations (OIR) may be required to undertake public consultation. Members of the public are invited to make submissions on OIR applications during the consultation period.

Current consultations

Investigating portable long service leave entitlements for workers in the Social and Community Services Sector

The Queensland Government is investigating options for a portable long service leave (PLSL) scheme for workers in the social and community services (SACS) sector. Written submissions on the proposal and the Consultation Regulatory Impact Statement can be lodged with the Office of Industrial Relations until 4pm on Monday, 8 October 2018. Read more.

Past consultations

Regulation of the labour hire industry in Queensland

In response to concerns about the exploitation and mistreatment of labour hire workers, the Queensland Government sought the views of stakeholders about its proposal to regulate the labour hire industry in Queensland.

The Labour Hire Licensing Act 2017 (the Act) commenced on 16 April 2018. The Act establishes a mandatory licensing scheme to protect labour hire workers and support responsible labour hire providers.

Last updated 26 August 2019