Work Rights In Australia

Work Rights In Australia

ERS Academy
Updated Nov 07, 2019

It is the responsibility of all employers to determine if an employee has a right to work within Australia, and to conduct the necessary checks to confirm this status.

  • identify a legal worker in an Australian workplace.

  • apply criteria to confirm Right To Work for Australian citizens, New Zealand Citizens and permanent resident holders. 

  • apply criteria to confirm Visa Status and Right To Work for non-citizens.

  • understand how to register a business to conduct VEVO Checks.

  • understand how to conduct and record a VEVO check.

  • understand the working hour provisions for Student VISA holders.

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