Categories for HSA

Welcome to the AWU

March 25, 2022 3:11 pm Published by

Thank you for your application Thank you for your application to join the Australian Workers’ Union Your application form is... View Article


August 24, 2021 9:12 am Published by

The first step to seeing a better future in the hair industry is to #demandrespect. For too many generations nothing has changed - in fact things have gone backwards. If you want to see things change, you need to be a part of it. Get on board our campaign to bring respect back to our trade!

All hair stylists deserve long service leave

August 24, 2021 9:08 am Published by

We think portable long service leave should be available to all hair stylists, and we're helping the ACT Government with its new legislation to make this happen.

Make wage theft a crime

August 24, 2021 9:07 am Published by

A worker could face jail for taking money from the till - but bosses can deliberately underpay their workers by thousands of dollars without repercussions. It's time to make wage theft a crime across Australia.

We need Mental Health Training!

August 24, 2021 8:52 am Published by

Our clients often open up to us about their personal lives while in the salon chair. Hair stylists often play the role of counsellor, but with no training, advice or support. That’s why HSA is calling for mandatory understanding mental health training to be included as part of a hair stylist’s apprenticeship.