Termination of employment

Issues surrounding termination of employment are usually complex and confronting, and must be dealt with in a fair, reasonable and lawful manner to avoid unfair dismissal claims.

The National Employment Standards (NES) under the Fair Work Act 2009 stipulate that an employee is entitled to receive a certain period of notice when their employment is terminated. They may also be entitled to receive redundancy pay.

Requirements are calculated according to the guidelines outlined below. Members will need to log in to access this information.