Today, ESTA’s ballot for their unilateral agreement has been counted and ESTA’s staff have rejected the proposed Agreement by a convincing majority ‘no’ vote.

Practical solution to an extreme weather event

At late night negotiations before the Fair Work Commission, the UFU and the MFB have reached a resolution to address capacity concerns resulting from the short-term extreme weather event that Victoria is currently experiencing.

ESTA vote extended

Members are advised that today ESTA contacted employees advising them that the vote for ESTA’s proposed Enterprise Agreement has been extended by 5 business days.

ESTA ballot paper information

It has come to the UFU’s attention today that a number of members have not received a ballot paper from the Australian Electoral Commission in order to allow them to vote on ESTA’s proposed Agreement.

Further information regarding ESTA vote

Further to yesterday’s bulletin regarding the voting process the UFU would like to reinforce to members that should ESTA’s proposed EBA receive a majority ‘no’ vote negotiations will continue.