The Hair and Beauty Awards are usually updated and released by Fair Work at the end of the financial year and the new rates of pay are effective from the 1st July. 

However, due to COVID-19, this review did not go ahead on the 30th June 2020 as planned but instead was differed until early 2021. If you are currently employing staff or intending to employ staff, please find the link and download to the new Hair & Beauty Awards here: http://Pay Guide – Hair and Beauty Industry Award [MA000005] or go to: https://www.fairwork.gov.au/pay/minimum-wages/pay-guides

The new pay rates are effective from 1st February 2021.

“Any employees with concerns about their pay or entitlements should contact the Fair Work Ombudsman for free assistance or give our friendly team a call “.