The HSU is a specialist union that covers members working in public hospitals, ambulance, aged care, allied health, private hospitals, imaging, pathology and disability care.

With 36,000+ members across NSW, ACT and QLD, you’re in good company!

HSU can offer you support on:
  • Awards and penalty rates
  • Public holidays and leave matter
  • Bullying and harassment
  • OHS matters
  • Enterprise Bargaining Agreements
  • Redundancies and industrial advice.
Access our resources
  • Journey Insurance, to protect you on your way to and from work
  • Bereavement Benefit, the family of a HSU member who dies will receive $10,000 that can be used for funeral expenses, outstanding bills, credit card debts or anything else.
  • Member Rewards, access to discounts and special offers at major retailers including Caltex, Coles, Woolworths, FlightCentre and Westfield.
  • Book Voucher, Education incentive Scholarship to help you purchase textbooks or other study tools
  • Free Legal Will, through the unions solicitors, you can receive a legal will free of charge
  • Indemnity Insurance, professional indemnity insurance is automatically proved at no extra cost to all financial members at HSU.
  • Legal advice, free initial legal advise is available to all HSU members on any private matter.
  • Jervis Bar Holiday Cabins, come and enjoy the beauty of the rainforest close to the surf beaches of the south coast.
  • Worker’s Compensation, if you are injured at work, the union can provide you with advice and support.
  • Industrial Support and Advice, you join the HSU to protect your job and receive industrial support with you need it.