Australian EOR Solutions

Got a great business idea and looking to hire employees in Australia? AYP Group (AYP) has got your back! Our Australia EOR helps you hire employees quickly and efficiently, so you can focus on your business goals. Forget about the lengthy and expensive process of setting up a legal entity – we’ll take care of all the HR, benefits, payroll, and tax needs for the employees. 

 

 

 

Country Overview 

Being the world’s sixth largest country globally, the island continent of Australia is one of the world’s richest countries in terms of per capita income. Economic sectors that power the island state include mining, agriculture and manufacturing.

 

Capital City

Canberra

 

Currency

Australian Dollar (A$)

 

Principal Language

English

 

Government

Federal Parliamentary Democracy

 

Employment contracts

An employment contract in Australia can be in writing or verbal. All employees are covered by the National Employment Standards (NES), regardless of whether they have signed a contract. A written employment contract usually includes the type of employment, working hours, entitlements, and more. There are three main types of employment relationships in Australia: permanent, fixed-term, and temporary. Permanent employees can be full-time or part-time, fixed-term employees usually work full-time or part-time, and casual employees are temporary employees.

 

Working Hours

 

The standard working hours is 38 hours per week.

 

Public Holidays

Public holidays are different for each state in Australia. A general list of public holidays are provided below: 

 

  1. New Year’s Day: January 1st
  2. Australia Day: January 26th
  3. Good Friday: March or April (dates vary each year)
  4. Easter Monday: March or April (dates vary each year)
  5. Anzac Day: April 25th
  6. Christmas Day: December 25th
  7. Boxing Day: December 26th
  8. New South Wales Bank Holiday: First Monday in August (NSW only)
  9. Queen’s Birthday: Second Monday in June (except in Western Australia and Queensland)

 

Employee Benefits 

 

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