Please note that in 1998, for registered nurses, individual agreements were certified for registered nurses with some differences between them. Only one representative sample is provided below. The latest list of the latest public sector awards and agreements in Western Australia can be find on the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission website. In addition, nurses and midwives in public health and private hospitals are generally covered by an employment contract with additional wages and working conditions. Various distinctions and agreements on thousands of jobs and in all health facilities determine the salaries and conditions for nurses in Australia. In general, Fair Work Australia awards have the legal minimum for wages and working conditions. Below is a list of active public sector awards and agreements. This list is maintained by public sector labour relations. Although every attempt is made to ensure that the information on this page is up to date, the accuracy, currency and reliability of the information cannot be guaranteed. The service disclaims any responsibility for claims that may arise from persons acting on this information or that do not act on this information.
While there is a degree of coherence, wages and conditions can be highly dependent on the state or territory and the specific area of care. More information can be found on the ANMF Branch websites. Please note that registered nurses received an administrative payment in 2001.