Employee Relations

Employee Relations

WALGA Employee Relations, provide essential human resource management and industrial relations support tailored for Local Government members. 

Our team is dedicated to equipping Local Governments with the knowledge and resources they need to navigate the complex landscape of HR and IR practices effectively.

WALGA Employee Relations Support

The WALGA Employee Relations team comprises of seasoned professionals with a wealth of expertise in contemporary HR practices, industrial relations, and the unique challenges faced by the Local Government sector. We are here to serve as trusted representatives for individual Local Governments and the sector, ensuring that your needs are met with precision and excellence.


How WALGA supports better outcomes for WA Local Governments

  • Legislation and Awards: Access comprehensive resources on Federal and State Legislation and Awards, empowering you to navigate legal frameworks with confidence.
  • State Award Update: Gain insights into our representation of the sector in WAIRC applications to amend State Local Government awards, advocating for fair and equitable outcomes.
  • WALGA Salary and Workforce Survey: Unlock valuable data and insights through our subscription-based Salary and Workforce Survey, tailored for Local Governments in Western Australia and the Northern Territory, enabling informed decision-making.
  • CEO Contract Templates: Explore a range of CEO contract templates to support your governance needs, streamlining administrative processes for your organisation's leadership.

These services empower Local Governments with the tools, resources, and support they need to thrive in an ever-evolving landscape.

Our Policy Areas

CEO Contract Templates

WALGA and Local Government Professionals WA have finalised negotiations for the development of new Local Government CEO contract templates for the sector.

Legislation and Awards

WALGA Employee Relations is a registered industrial agent under the Industrial Relations Act 1979 (WA) and has a long and active history of advocating for the Local Government sector.

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Subscribe to WALGA Employee Relations Service

WALGA Employee Relations provides an industrial relations, employee relations and human resource management advisory service to Local Governments, Regional Councils and Associate Members in Western Australia and Local Governments in the Northern Territory. 

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Contact us

To contact the WALGA Employee Relations team

  • Call 1300 366 956 (between 8.30am - 4.30pm AWST)
  • Email us by filling out the contact form below
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