How do I join the AWU?

It's easy to join the AWU. Simply go to the Join page and sign up today. This form is only intended for new members joining the AWU, not for existing members wishing to renew their memberships.

If you would like to renew memberships or want more details from the AWU Branch in your area contact us today.

What do I get if I join the AWU?

See the Member Benefits page for a list of what AWU members have won in their workplaces.

Can my employer stop me from joining the AWU?

Under the Fair Work Act 2009 (FWA), it is illegal for you employer to prevent you from joining a union including the Australian Workers Union (AWU). Equally, it is illegal for an employer to discriminate against an employee because they are a member of a union.

If you have any queries regarding your rights at work please contact your nearest AWU Branch.