What discounts do SDA members get?
SDA members receive a 10% discount on any full priced lesson. * Just use the coupon code ‘SDATrent’ when booking.
What benefits does the SDA NSW offer its members?
All SDA members instantly gain access to:
- Legal representation with workplace disputes and workers’ compensation.
- Negotiation of higher wages and improved conditions of work.
- Free Insurance coverage for injuries that happen on the way to and from work.
- Extensive Member Discounts including: Discount movie tickets.
How much does it cost to join the SDA union?
Member fees are calculated according to the amount of hours you expect to work (inclusive of GST): 1 to 9 hours per week: $8.20 per fortnight. 10 to 19 hours per week: $14.60 per fortnight. 20 hours or more per week: $20.40 per fortnight.
How do I leave the SDA?
If you join the SDA then change your mind or later decide you don’t want to be a member, you can resign by sending us a signed letter of resignation (or email containing a hand written signature). We will then instruct your employer to stop deducting Union fees and your membership with the SDA will cease.
What are the benefits of SDA?
The SDA membership card offers members a selection of discount entertainment, accommodation, discount entry to theme parks and discount dining around Australia. As a member you can also take advantage of other discount services such as discount dental, optical and health care.
How much is it to be a member of the SDA in NSW?
Member fees are calculated according to the amount of hours you expect to work (inclusive of GST): 0 to 9 hours per week: $8.40 per fortnight. 10 to 19 hours per week: $15.00 per fortnight. 20 hours or more per week: $21.00 per fortnight.
Does your employer know if you join a union?
Employers are not entitled to know whether you are in a union.
What does SDA union do?
WHAT DOES A UNION DO? The SDA works to protect and to advance the wages and working conditions of our members in retail, fast food, warehousing, modelling and hair and beauty.
What does the SDA represent workers on?
What is the SDA? The Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees’ Association (SDA) is a trade union representing workers in the retail, fast-food and warehousing industries. Across these industries we fight for better wages and conditions and offer value for money membership.
Can you claim SDA on tax?
Yes. Your Union fees are 100% tax deductible. You can claim the cost of your fees as a deduction.
Who is the union for Woolworths?
Over 200,000 Australian retail and fast food workers choose the SDA, the union for Woolworths workers. The SDA is one of Australia’s largest unions representing more than 200,000 workers in the retail, fast food and warehousing industries.
Do I have to tell my boss im in a union?
Legally no. It is illegal for an employer to dismiss a worker or make them redundant because they are a member of a union or want to become one. The same applies to taking part in or wanting to take part in union activities.