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I have question related to my employment I applied full time job at linfox warehouse where I m working since 6 year s

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you discussed this with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?

No

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Yes , I m with nwu I disclose my non conviction record while applying

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Can my employer terminate me on base of charges without convistion.

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Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 18 days ago

Good Evening

You cannot be dismissed because of charges It is against the law.

You cannot be discriminated against because of the charge

https://www.humanrights.gov.au/our-work/rights-and-freedoms/projects/discrimination-employment-basis-criminal-record

You can sue them in the HRC and the link sets out your rights

If you wish to have a phone call to discuss this in more detail please elect a call or I can send you a request.

I hope this makes sense and is of assistance. If you have found my answer to be helpful, please rate me five stars so I can get paid for my services to you. You rating my work 5 stars allows me to continue to provide a service to those who require it.

I am happy for you to ask further questions on anything you wish more detail on.

Let me know if I have answered your question today.

Regards

Leon

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