Seasonal Worker Programme - Useful links

The following are access links to other Australian Government agencies that can provide specific information to approved employers and seasonal workers about various elements of the Programme including tax requirements, employment conditions and pay rates, visas and work health and safety.

Fair Work Ombudsman

The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) should be contacted if you have questions about employment conditions, pay rates or entitlements.  The FWO can also be contacted if you have concerns about your pay or employment conditions in Australia.

Australian Tax Office

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) can assist with any issues about taxation and superannuation requirements for seasonal workers.

Department of Home Affairs

The Department of Home Affairs should be contacted if you have any questions about your visa, or would like to change your contact details, or talk to a departmental officer. 

Safe Work Australia

If you require specific information on work health and safety issues, Safe Work Australia may be able to refer you to the relevant authority in your state.

Super Guarantee Health Check for approved employers

If you are a business and require assistance understanding your Superannuation Guarantee obligations additional information is available from the Australian Taxation Office website.

Super for temporary residents leaving Australia

If you are a temporary resident who would like additional information in relation to accessing your superannuation when your return home additional information is available from the Australian Taxation Office website.