Opal: Have your say as we progress to bargaining

Your HSU bargaining committee tabled our log of claims to Opal when bargaining first started in mid-2023.

Opal have now substantially responded these claims and your HSU bargaining committee is seeking feedback on where to go from here. Click here to complete a short survey to direct the next steps for bargaining.

The offer of increases to wages looks like this:

  • 2.25% increase in 2023 (will be back paid on wages from first full pay period on or after 1 July 2023

  • 3% increase from 1 July 2024

  • 3% increase from 1 July 2025

For a comprehensive look at Opal’s response to our claims, click here for a traffic light document.

Over the next two weeks, HSU organisers and delegates will be in workplaces to discuss the bargaining and the survey in effort to make a final push for improvements in the Agreement.

Encourage your workmates to join the HSU. Together you have strength in your workplace. New members can join online at www.hsu.asn.au/join or call 1300 478 679.