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.
  • Free Legal Will – through the union’s solicitors, you can receive a legal will free of charge.
  • Indemnity Insurance – professional indemnity insurance is automatically provided at no extra cost to all financial members at HSU.
  • Legal advice – free initial legal advice is available to all HSU members on any private matter.
  • Jervis Bay 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 when you need it.