Award Wage Increase
Feb 23, 2021
The annual wage increase for group 3 awards, including awards in the hospitality industry applied from the first full pay period starting on or after 1 February 2021. Check your pay rate if you are covered by these awards.
You can find your minimum pay rate for all awards by using the Fair Work Ombudsman's (FWO) Pay and Conditions Tool or Downloadable Pay Guides.
If you’re working in the fast food, restaurants & cafes sector, the FWO has dedicated pages for you.
Using the interactive tools available for the Fast Food Industry Award and Restaurant Industry Award can help you quickly work out entitlements such as wage rates, hours of work, allowances, leave and termination entitlements.
For more information - contact the FWO
To contact the FWO or to get important news about pay rates and conditions you can:
Subscribe to get email updates from the FWO
Register with My account to get updates that are tailored to you or to contact the FWO online
Check the FWO's website regularly
Call the Fair Work Infoline on 13 13 94 or the free translating and interpreting service on 131 450.