The Australian Workers' Union (AWU)
The Registered Organisations Commission is responsible for regulating the financial returns, annual returns, elections and disclosures of registered organisations. These records are available below.
Rules and Rule alterations remain with the Fair Work Commission and the FWC continues to host those records on its website .
About the AWU
Organisation type and coverage: a union of employees connected to work in various trades, agriculture, metal working, and assorted industries
Financial year: 1 July to 30 June
Date of registration: 16 May 1905; one of the oldest organisations registered under the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009.
Elections for office positions within the organisation, for which the term of office is 4 years, are conducted by the AEC.
The organisation has 6 branches, each of them is a reporting unit for the purposes of financial reporting.
The highest deliberative body of the organisation is vested in the National Conference. There is also a National Executive. Both the National Conference and the National Executive consist of the National Officers and Delegates from each branch.
Further, each branch of the organisation is governed by a Branch Executive. The rules also make provision for District and Sub-Branch office positions and, to a lesser extent, advisory committees.
For the current rules, information on rules, rule alterations and permits, please see the Fair Work Commission website. These matters are dealt with by the Fair Work Commission.
|Documents||Type||Date||Entity||Print & MNC||Comments||Code|
|AR2022/20||Annual returns||2022||AWU - National Office||002N|
|E2022/101||Elections||2022||AWU - Tasmanian Branch||PR352245  ROCD 87||Casual vacancy||002N|
|E2022/12||Elections||2022||AWU - New South Wales Branch||PR 352152  ROCD 20||Casual vacancy||002N|
|E2022/47||Elections||2022||AWU - Queensland Branch||PR 352201  ROCD 51||Casual vacancy election - National Conference Delegate & Delegates to Branch Delegates Meeting (Southern District)||002NQLD|
|E2022/78||Elections||2022||AWU - Queensland Branch||PR352230  ROCD 73||Casual vacancy||002NQLD|
|E2022/9||Elections||2022||AWU - West Australian Branch||PR352151  ROCD 19||Casual Vacancy||002N|
|FR2022/188||Financial reports||2022||AWU - New South Wales Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2022||002NNSW1|
|FR2022/76||Financial reports||2022||AWU - Tasmanian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2022||002NTAS|
|FR2022/77||Financial reports||2022||AWU - Victorian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2022||002NVICF|
|FR2022/78||Financial reports||2022||AWU - West Australian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2022||002NWA|
|FR2022/79||Financial reports||2022||AWU - South Australian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2022||002NSA|
|FR2022/80||Financial reports||2022||AWU - National Office||Financial year ending 30 June 2022||002N|
|FR2022/81||Financial reports||2022||AWU - Queensland Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2022||002NQLD|
|ORP2022/108||Disclosure statement||2022||AWU - Tasmanian Branch||002NTAS|
|ORP2022/109||Disclosure statement||2022||AWU - Victorian Branch||002NVICF|
|ORP2022/110||Disclosure statement||2022||AWU - West Australian Branch||002NWA|
|ORP2022/111||Disclosure statement||2022||AWU - South Australian Branch||002NSA|
|ORP2022/112||Disclosure statement||2022||AWU - National Office||002N|
|ORP2022/113||Disclosure statement||2022||AWU - Queensland Branch||002NQLD|
|ORP2022/280||Disclosure statement||2022||AWU - New South Wales Branch||002NNSW1|
|AR2021/20||Annual returns||2021||AWU - National Office||002N|
|E2021/125||Elections||2021||AWU - Victorian Branch||PR351975 2021 ROCD 102||002NVICF|
|E2021/227||Elections||2021||AWU - National Office||PR352137 & MNC  ROCD 14||Casual Vacancy - NSW Branch National Conference Delegate (honorary)||002N|
|FR2021/104||Financial reports||2021||AWU - Tasmanian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2021||002NTAS|
|FR2021/105||Financial reports||2021||AWU - Victorian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2021||002NVICF|
|FR2021/106||Financial reports||2021||AWU - West Australian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2021||002NWA|
|FR2021/107||Financial reports||2021||AWU - South Australian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2021||002NSA|
|FR2021/108||Financial reports||2021||AWU - National Office||Financial year ending 30 June 2021||002N|
|FR2021/109||Financial reports||2021||AWU - Queensland Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2021||002NQLD|
|FR2021/239||Financial reports||2021||AWU - New South Wales Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2021||002NNSW1|
|ORP2021/112||Disclosure statement||2021||AWU - Tasmanian Branch||002NTAS|
|ORP2021/113||Disclosure statement||2021||AWU - Victorian Branch||002NVICF|
|ORP2021/114||Disclosure statement||2021||AWU - West Australian Branch||002NWA|
|ORP2021/115||Disclosure statement||2021||AWU - South Australian Branch||002NSA|
|ORP2021/116||Disclosure statement||2021||AWU - National Office||002N|
|ORP2021/117||Disclosure statement||2021||AWU - Queensland Branch||002NQLD|
|ORP2021/288||Disclosure statement||2021||AWU - New South Wales Branch||002NNSW1|
|AR2020/21||Annual returns||2020||-central office-||002N|
|E2020/188||Elections||2020||AWU - National Office||PR351791 &  ROCD 177||Scheduled quadrennial election||002N|
|FR2020/105||Financial reports||2020||Tasmanian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2020||002NTAS|
|FR2020/106||Financial reports||2020||Victorian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2020||002NVICF|
|FR2020/107||Financial reports||2020||West Australian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2020||002NWA|
|FR2020/108||Financial reports||2020||South Australian Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2020||002NSA|
|FR2020/109||Financial reports||2020||-central office-||Financial year ending 30 June 2020||002N|
|FR2020/110||Financial reports||2020||Queensland Branch||Financial year ending 30 June 2020||002NQLD|
|FR2020/248||Financial reports||2020||New South Wales Branch||Financial year edning 30 June 2020||002NNSW1|
|ORP2020/110||Disclosure statement||2020||AWU - Tasmanian Branch||002NTAS|
|ORP2020/111||Disclosure statement||2020||Victorian Branch||002NVICF|
|ORP2020/112||Disclosure statement||2020||AWU - West Australian Branch||002NWA|
|ORP2020/113||Disclosure statement||2020||AWU - South Australian Branch||002NSA|