Section 13


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Coercive, unfair or deceptive recruitment Discrimination Employment contracts Health and safety Reporting Wage manipulation, non-payment or withholding of wages

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The minimum weekly rate of pay applicable at a particular time to an employee —
(a) who is of the age mentioned in the first column in the Table to this section; and
(b) who is not an apprentice, is the percentage, set out opposite that age in the second column in the Table, of the rate referred to in section 12 in effect at that time, rounded up to the nearest 10 cents.

Age and Percentage of 21 year old rate
20 years 90%
19 years 80%
18 years 70%
17 years 60%
16 years 50%
Under 16 years 40%

Law / 23rd November 1993 / Australia / Minimum Conditions of Employment Act 1993 (WA)

An Act to provide for minimum conditions of employment for employees in Western Australia and for related purposes.