Rule Changes

You can download a copy of CFMEU Mining & Energy Rules from Fair Work Australia.

Alterations to Divisional Rules

16 March 2016

The Queensland District Branch of the CFMEU M&E Division has made application to the Fair Work Commission with respect to alterations to Rule 8 of the Queensland District Branch Rules of the CFMEU M&E Division and to insert a new rule 19 into the Queensland District Branch Rules of the CFMEU M&E Division.  A notice in accordance with Regulation 126(1)(a) of the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Regulations 2009 setting out the particulars of the alteration has been lodged with the Fair Work Commission.

3 November 2015

The CFMEU has made application pursuant to section 158A of the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 for consent to the alteration of eligibility rules of an organisation by the General Manager.  The alteration involves extending the eligibility rule of the CFMEU to apply to persons who are within the eligibility rules of the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (New South Wales Branch), an organisation registered under the Industrial Relations Act 1996 (NSW).  A application setting out the particulars of the alteration and supporting material was lodged with the Fair Work Commission on 3 November 2015.

This application was withdrawn on 21 April 2016.