How to apply to become an Approved Employer

Are you are a business located in rural or regional Australia, with labour needs that can’t be met by Australian workers? If so, you could be eligible to become an Approved Employer under the Seasonal Worker Programme or the Pacific Labour Scheme.

Find out if you are eligible

How to become an Approved Employer with the Pacific Labour Scheme

  1. Complete our online prospective employer questionnaire, or download a copy of the questionnaire, complete it and submit it to enquiries@pacificlabourfacility.com.au.
  2. If you are found to be eligible, you can then fill out the Approved Employer application form.
  3. Provide the last three years of your business’ financial statements—profit and loss.
  4. Provide the last three years of your business’ financial statements—balance sheet.
  5. Provide your workplace health and safety policy and any other workforce policies.
  6. Provide evidence of your pay and conditions or your industry award.
  7. Complete and submit all of the above by filling out the Approved Employer application form online, or downloading it, filling it out and emailing it (and the above required documents) to enquiries@pacificlabourfacility.com.au.

How to become an Approved Employer with the Seasonal Worker Programme

To apply to join the Seasonal Worker Programme (SWP), visit the SWP page on the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business website.

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