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In the Termination of the Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015[2019] QIRC 128

In the Termination of the Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015[2019] QIRC 128

QUEENSLAND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS COMMISSION

CITATION: 

In the termination of the Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015 [2019] QIRC 128

PARTIES: 

Office of the Information Commissioner

AND

Together Queensland, Industrial Union of Employees

CASE NO:

CB/2019/68

PROCEEDING:

Termination of an agreement

DELIVERED ON:

5 September 2019

HEARING DATE:

4 September 2019

MEMBER:

Industrial Commissioner Hartigan

HEARD AT:

Brisbane

ORDER:

  1. The Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015 is terminated.

CATCHWORDS:

INDUSTRIAL LAW – COLLECTIVE BARGAINING – Application for termination of agreement after nominal expiry date – Requirements for termination – Agreement terminated

LEGISLATION:

Industrial Relations Act 2016 (Qld) s 228

APPEARANCES:

Ms C. Dowling for the Office of the Information Commissioner 

Mr D. Goldman for Together Queensland, Industrial Union of Employees

Reasons for Decision

  1. [1]
    The Office of the Information Commissioner has applied to terminate the Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015, pursuant to s 228(1) of the Industrial Relations Act 2016.
  1. [2]
    The certified agreement has a nominal expiry date of 31 October 2018.
  1. [3]
    On the basis that the agreement does not include any provisions recording that any particular conditions need to be met before it may be terminated;[1] that the Commission is satisfied that the Office of the Information Commissioner has given notice of its intention to apply to terminate the agreement;[2] that the other parties to the agreement agree to it being terminated;[3] and, that the termination of the agreement is not contrary to the public interest;[4] the Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015 is terminated as and from 4 September 2019.[5]
  1. [4]
    I make the following order:
  1. The Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015 is terminated.

Footnotes

[1] Industrial Relations Act 2016 s 228(3).

[2] Ibid s 228(2).

[3] Ibid s 228(3)(b)(i).

[4] Ibid s 228(3)(b)(ii).

[5] Ibid s 228(4).

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Editorial Notes

  • Published Case Name:

    In the Termination of the Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015

  • Shortened Case Name:

    In the Termination of the Office of the Information Commissioner Certified Agreement 2015

  • MNC:

    [2019] QIRC 128

  • Court:

    QIRC

  • Judge(s):

    Member Hartigan IC

  • Date:

    05 Sep 2019

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