Awards cover many employees in Australia. You can find modern awards from this page.
Changes to the way we publish modern awards
We have changed the way we publish modern awards.
From 4 February 2023, awards are being published through our new Document search.
You can read more about changes to the Publication of modern awards and other digital transformation projects
You can also watch this short video showing you how to navigate through the new awards.
Find an award
You can find an award by:
- Using our Document search
- Find a list of current modern awards in alphabetical order
- Search by text or keywords that are in the award
- Downloading a list of all current and modern awards (Excel)
Need help using our Document search? Watch this short video
If you don’t know if an award covers you, or which award is yours, you can find the right award on the Fair Work Ombudsman's website.
About modern awards
You may apply to us to make, change or revoke an award. We publish details of all applications in progress. We publish details of award reviews with our major cases.
Modern awards list
All awards in this list are current.
The reference ‘MA000***’ shows that it is a modern award. We updated many awards in 2020 as part of our review process and these have ‘2020’ in their title.
Find an award
Use our document search to find an award.
This search includes both modern and older awards, whether they are current or not. You can search using text or keywords that are in the award.