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Date: 08 Oct 2019
Category: ABN Payroll

90% of businesses say employee legislation is confusing or contradictory

New research from the Australian Payroll Association

New research from the Australian Payroll Association has found that more than 9 in 10 organisations find government legislation or employee awards difficult to interpret, with most agreeing that many of these clauses need to be revised or made simpler.

The finding was derived from a survey of 520 payroll managers across a mix of large organisations and SMEs in various industries by the Australian Payroll Association. It revealed that 90 per cent of payroll managers found interpreting legislation or awards around employee entitlements and payments either confusing or contradictory. This is despite the fact that payroll managers are responsible for interpreting that same legislation and delivering accurate payments and entitlements to Australia’s workforce. Find out more

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