Paid parking legislation is a win for workers

The SDA welcomes today’s announcement by the Malinauskas Labor Government that it will deliver on its commitment to stop paid parking at Tea Tree Plaza.  The legislation will require local governments to approve the imposition of paid parking controls at … Continued

Union win: Significant pay rise won without delay

The Fair Work Commission has handed down their Annual Wage Review decision, announcing pay rises for millions of workers.  From 1 July, the minimum wage will increase by 5.2% and there will be at least an increase of 4.6% for … Continued

Easter Sunday must become a public holiday in SA

The SDA  is calling on the new State Labor Government to bring South Australia into line with the rest of mainland Australia and make Easter Sunday a public holiday. In 2022, South Australia stands as the only mainland state or … Continued

Subway workers fights Zombie Agreements

SDA Members at Subway sites across the country are standing up and fighting to abolish decade-old, non-union Agreements which are leaving them worse off.  This year, 17-year-old SDA Member Chantelle (with the support of the SDA) has lodged an application … Continued

Christmas Day Public Holiday One Step Closer

With the bill to make Christmas Day a public holiday passing the Upper House last week, the SDA – the state’s largest union – is calling on Premier Marshall to ensure the swift passage of this legislation through the Lower … Continued