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Disability vaccine champions Trish Malowney, Peter Romer and Uli Kaplan discuss their reasons for having COVID-19 vaccinations and why they've become champions.

NDS in WA 2020/21 Year in Review

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Member webinar: Victoria's Portable Long Service Benefits Scheme

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In this webinar, held on 4 February 2021, guest speaker Richard Jones from the Portable Long Service Leave Authority provides an overview of the scheme, the amended scope, requirements and timelines. Guest speaker Libby Pallot, Principal at Russell Kennedy Lawyers then speaks to the legislative impact, SCHADS Award coverage, Long Service Leave entitlements and accrual under the NES/pre-Award/EA.

Key benefit points

  • Learn about changes to the Regulations and scope of the Scheme which were introduced recently. 
  • keep abreast of these changes and explore the implications for disability service providers

Who is this webinar for?

This members-only resource is relevant for Victorian disability service providers.

Please note: the information provided at this webinar and in the presentation is accurate as of 4 February 2021, there may be changes relevant to the Scheme beyond this date.

Webinar running time: 47:39

Slides: 

Richard Jones, Portable Long Service Leave Authority: PDF | Word accessible

Libby Pallot, Principal, Russell Kennedy Lawyers: PDF | Word accessible

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Jillian Black, Policy & Programs Manager, 0448 063 663, submit enquiry/feedback