IR Advice

Telephone Advisory Service

EMA Consulting’s Telephone Advisory Service (TAS) enables employers and their nominated managers to obtain instant telephone advice on employment and workplace related issues. The phone number is 08 82031700. A toll free number is also available and is 1800632812.

Drycleaning Members can make calls for up to 15 minutes on any new issue, and there is no limit on how many times a client can access the service. Where the matter is of a particularly technical nature or has the potential to cause significant risk to the client, EMA may recommend written advice or other services as necessary .

TAS is provided by experienced and professional consultants who actively practice in the areas of workers compensation, OHS & W, industrial relations and general human resource practice. Subscribers are assured of professional and practical advice at all times.

Enquiries can be made on any employment related matters, including:

• Rates of pay and entitlements

• Employee management, including discipline and termination • Strategy, negotiation & drafting of workplace agreements • Industrial dispute strategy & negotiation • Workplace safety • Restructuring & redundancy • Workers compensation • Equal employment opportunity • Harassment in the workplace • Starting employment & probationary periods • Policies and procedures in the workplace.

For more information log on to EMA's website at

Members are advised that the following links provide information regarding state and federal award detail and rates of pay. The content is accurate at the time of posting and Members are urged to contact the DIA(SA) office to confirm the most current information.

Federal Dry Cleaning Award 2010 (.pdf 500kb)