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Updates to Annual Leave: from July 29 2016


The Fair Work Commission has made some changes to the Pastoral Award 2010 about annual leave. As of 29 July 2016: 

- employers and employees covered by the Pastoral Award 2010 can agree in writing to
  cash out annual leave
- terms about excessive leave in the Pastoral Award 2010 have changed
- agreements for Pastoral Award 2010 employees to take annual leave in advance of it
  accruing must be in writing.

Read more about these updates to annual leave (inc. templates you can download). 

We have also updated:

- ESKi folder: Leave pages 1-2 (July 2016)
- ESKi online: Leave section 
- Pastoral Award 2010 (marked up)
- FAQ sheet: Leave entitlements