Childcare

The 2013/2014 Productivity Commission public inquiry into childcare and early childhood learning

The Women and Work Research Group held a very successful Forum on 15 August 2014, jointly with NFAW and Women on Boards on the Productivity Commission enquiry's draft report. Final submissions are due with the Productivity Commission on the draft report by 5 September 2014, with the Commission issuing its final report on 31 October 2014.

2013/14 Equal Remuneration case brought by childcare and early learning workers

Materials relating to the case are available on the Fair Work Commission Website.

The Fair Work Commission's Pay Equity Unit has published an independent research report titled Equal Remuneration under the Fair Work Act 2009 . It explains the legislation, the equal remuneration principles and contains a range of relevant Australian and international material.

The 2009 Senate report to the provision of childcare

Childcare Reports & Research

Financing the Future: An equitable and sustainable approach to early childhood education and care
Deborah Brennan and Elizabeth Adamson
February 2014