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.

Anti-discrimination complaints

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
Rights of review and appeal for Fitness for Duty

Reviewed 10 June 2020

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