Understand your rights

Did you know?

Any claim for an unfair dismissal needs to be submitted within 21 days of a dismissal taking effect

A job can end in different ways. It can be made redundant, an employee can be dismissed or resign, or the business can become insolvent or go bankrupt.

Depending on the type of role and how employment ends, there are generally different rights and obligations related to:

If you are unsure of your rights or if your employer has not acted legitimately, there are legal and support services available that focus on workplace issues.