Fair Work Act - filing fee and threshold increases

Posted on 02 July 2013

The filing fee for dismissals and general protections applications made under ss.365, 372, 394 and 773 of the Fair Work Act 2009 increased to $65.50 from 1 July 2013. In other changes effective from 1 July, the high income threshold in unfair dismissal cases increased to $129,300 and the compensation limit will be $64,650 for dismissals occurring on or after 1 July 2013.