Paid parental leave

14 Feb 2017 : PPL cuts - time to take action

We need teachers and our community to keep up the pressure - here's what you can do...

Paid parental leave – stripping away support for bubs

The Turnbull government has foreshadowed changes to federal government support of paid parental leave (PPL) which will cut entitlements aimed at supporting babies and their families.

Why PPL matters to parents

The federal government’s attack on paid parental leave is likely to have a devastating impact on Queensland parents, and no one knows that better than those who have benefitted from the existing arrangements. (5 Feb 2016)

What members need to know about paid parental leave

What will be the effect of the last Federal Budget on PPL?

Tell the Senate to Save Paid Parental Leave

Sign the ACTU petition here

Big Brisbane Baby Blockade 1 June 2015

Speech by Penny Spalding, QTU Assistant Secretary - Women's and Social Welfare Issues