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Victorian Education Minister calls for school cleaning audit

Victorian Education Minister James Merlino has ordered an audit into state government school cleaning contracts following reports cleaners have had their pay cut and hours reduced under the new cleaning contract reforms.

Audit welcomed by industry

George Stamas, president of the Building Services Contractors of Australia Association (BSCAA), said the association is in support of a strong audit approach.

“It’s disappointing to hear the recent media reports that there are still issues in compliance under the new contracts. BSCAA nationally supports a strong audit approach,” Stamas told INCLEAN.

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