On behalf of the ETU, welcome.

The WA branch of the ETU is made up of groups of workers who have organised themselves into the union to solve problems that they can't solve on their own. We know that as a group, we have more power than individuals and with that power we can put pressure on employers to respond to the issues that concern us in our working lives.
Les McLaughlan, State Secretary

Introducing ETU WA Branch

Member News

Peoples Climate March – Sunday 29 November 2015

As world leaders meet in Paris for the United Nations climate summit, we need to send a loud message to the governments of the world that now is the time to do something about climate change before its too late!We are urging ETU WA members to join with ...
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A statement from the ETU WA Secretary on the CHAFTA announcement

Yesterdays announcement that the Federal government has cut a deal with the Labor Party to pass the CHAFTA enabling legislation is extremely disappointing. Particularly given all the work by the ETU at both a National and State level.  Since ...
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Media Releases

State Government Abandons FIFO Workers

The joint leadership of the Australian Manufacturing Workers’ Union (AMWU), the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU), and the Electrical Trades Union (ETU) have condemned the State Government for abandoning FIFO workers.The ...
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ETU backs live electrical work ban

The Electrical Trades Union has welcomed an announcement by the State Government that live electrical work will be banned in WA.The government will introduce laws to prevent work on energised installations, following a recommendation from safety ...
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