representing building managment, cleaning and security staff

BSCAA NSW AustralianSuper Excellence Awards 2016

BSCAA NSW AustralianSuper Excellence Awards 12 October at Dolton House Jones Bay Wharf, 26-32 Pirrama Rd, Pyrmont NSW 2009 12 noon – 4pm

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Give Your Company the Edge, Quoting & Costing – How To!

With the experience of over 30 years in the contract cleaning industry Terry Corby, BSCAA NSW President will present a seminar covering quoting and costing on commercial sites. Learn how to accurately cost all aspect of the job, with tips on how to increase your profit margin while  ensuring your tenders are competitive. There will

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Cleaning contractors face more spot checks after $763,000 recovered for 1200 employees

Cleaning contractors face ongoing spot checks by the Fair Work Ombudsman again this year as it endeavours to detect and deter deliberate non-compliance with federal workplace laws. The Fair Work Ombudsman is also working with a forum of key stakeholders to ensure compliance and best practice after finding the industry is characterised by layers of

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Changes to the Security Industry Act 1997

On 8 January 2015, minor changes to the Security Industry Act 1997 (the Act) commenced. The changes mainly provide more clarity, including that: Class 1A, Class 1B, Class 1C, Class 1E and Class 1F licences do not authorise the licensee to carry on a security activity with a dog; a Class 2A licence authorises the

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SLED Unlicensed Security Activity Survey

“SLED Unlicensed Security Activity Survey. A survey  targeting unlicensed security activity being carried on in NSW has been published on the SLED website. The purpose of this survey is to ascertain industry knowledge and perceptions of the extent and types of unlicensed security activities carried on by organisations and/or individuals.   This anonymous survey will assist

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Security Licensing & Enforcement Directorate (SLED) Advisory Council

The SLED is currently seeking nominations from suitably qualified persons for appointment to the SLED Advisory Council until November 2016. A maximum of 10 industry representatives will be selected to represent the diversity of the industry. Industry representative members will be selected by a vote of the outgoing industry representatives at the end of their

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Security Services Industry Award 2010 Wage Schedule effective 1 July 2014

The wage schedule for the Security Services Industry Award 2010, effective 1 July 2014 together with the letter for clients advising of the statutory increases which should be passed on to clients is now available to security members in the Members Only section.

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Cleaning Services Award 2010 Wage Schedule effective 1 July 2014

The wage schedule for the Cleaning Service Award 2010 effective 1 July 2014 is now available to all members in the Members Only section in your relevant State page. All transitional increases have now been absorbed and the rates are now common across all States and Territories. Barbara Connolly National Officer

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NSW Division Post Election Report

Members are advised that a copy of the post election report for the Building Services Contractors Association NSW Division is now available and can be viewed in the Members Only section.

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NSW Annual General Meeting 26 June 2014

The BSCAA NSW Annual General Meeting will be held on the 26 June 2014 at the ECCO Waterfront Restaurant, Drummoyne. Special guest speakers include  Laika Hussein – Proclaim; Bridget Gardiner – Green SASH ; Joe Taylor – Staples Australia and Bruce Whiteley – Daniels Associates. The BSCAA NSW Financial Report year ended 31 December 2013 is now

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