Empowering health workers for a brighter future

With 47,000+ members across NSW, ACT and QLD, you’re in good company!

Welcome to the HSU

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 47,000 members across NSW, ACT and QLD, you’re in good company!


Why join the HSU?

Being a union member is one of the best decisions you can make in your working life.

If you work in health, there's never been a better time to stand with 47,000 workers across NSW, ACT & QLD  in the fight for better wages and conditions for all health workers! 


HSU members are what makes our union special and strong

It's the active involvement of HSU members that determines our direction and whether we succeed or fail.

Are you an existing member? Need some help or guidance, or keen to become more involved in the Union? Or a you an activist or delegate searching for more resources?

Our Latest Campaigns

  • Ambulance

    Value Our Service

    The Ambulance Division of the HSU is fighting for a pay rise for NSW Paramedics that is in line with the value of their service. As…

  • Hospitals - We Won!

    Free parking for health workers

    The HSU has campaigned long and hard for free parking for health care workers. We firmly believe that if you work in a hospital you shouldn't…

  • Aged Care

    We're Worth It

    Aged care professionals deserve more than the scraps. They deserve a decent pay rise and we are going to fight for fair wages in aged care.

  • Aged Care

    Delivering Decent Residential Aged Care

    Funding the care elderly Australians deserve: A report into the challenges confronting residential aged care in Australia, including those confronting the aged care workforce, and an…

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