Stating our position 

Every year the QNMU makes submissions to various agencies and authorities to promote the interest of members and raise the political profile of our union.

The following is a list of submissions and reports outlining the QNMU position, our recommendations or our evidence and experience in industrial, professional, political and social matters of relevance or concern to our members.

  • QNMU Policy Committee Report 2019-2020
    Published: 17 July 2020

    With the QNMU’s Annual Conference cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, QPC recommends seeking Council ratification of the attached draft policies, position statements and brochure.
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  • Workplace Gender Equality Agency Report 2019 2020
    Published: 03 June 2020

    The QNMU has lodged its annual public report with the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA). Members are welcome to view the report and provide feedback.
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  • Submission on the Holidays and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019
    Published: 30 January 2020

    Submission to the Education, Employment and Small Business Committee (the committee) for the opportunity to provide feedback on the Holidays and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 (the Bill).
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  • Submission on the Inquiry into Regional Australia
    Published: 30 January 2020

    Submission to the Select Committee on Regional Australia.
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  • Submission on the Health Legislation Amendment Bill 2019
    Published: 30 January 2020

    Submission to the Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Committee on the Health Legislation Amendment Bill 2019.
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  • Submission on the mental health draft report
    Published: 30 January 2020

    Submission to the Productivity Commission on the Mental health draft report.
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  • Submission on the Electoral and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019
    Published: 30 January 2020

    Submission to the Economics and Governance Committee for the Electoral and Other Legislation (Accountability, Integrity and Other Matters) Amendment Bill 2019.
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  • Submission on the Workers' Compensation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019
    Published: 30 January 2020

    Submission to the Education, Employment and Small Business Committee for providing the opportunity to make a submission to the Workers Compensation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019.
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  • Submission on the current barriers to patient access to medicinal cannabis in Australia
    Published: 30 January 2020

    Submission to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee for the Senate inquiry into the current barriers to patient access to medicinal cannabis in Australia.
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  • Submission on the Skills and Workforce Development Agreement
    Published: 31 December 2019

    Submission to the Productivity Commission for the opportunity to comment on the Skills and Workforce Development Agreement issues paper.
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  • Submission on Operation Impala
    Published: 29 October 2019

    Submission to the crime and corruption commission on Operation Impala.
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  • Submission on Jobs for the Future in Regional Areas
    Published: 30 September 2019

    Submission to the Select Committee on Jobs for the Future in Regional Areas.
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