Rights of review and appeal
Merit Protection Boards
The Merit Protection Boards hear reviews of action taken under Part 2.4.56 of the Act.
The employee may make a complaint of discrimination to an external agency such as the Australian Human Rights Commission, the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission or the Fair Work Commission.
Dismissal and Fair Work Commission
In relation to dismissal, the Fair Work Commission deals with main types of applications:
- unfair dismissal, and
- dismissal where there has been a breach of the general protections provisions of the Fair Work Act 2009
Reviewed 10 June 2020