Young Workers Legal Service

Find your Union & Award

Below are links to the different unions in South Australia. Each union covers a different area of work.  The benefits of joining your union include the improvement of your wages and conditions; protection if you are treated unfairly; support to keep safe at work; a range of discounts and services and; collectively that makes your workplace fairer and safer.

For information about pay and conditions contact your union or go to the Fair Work Australia Website >>click here

For more specific advice, and to ensure you have identified the right instrument and correct conditions, please contact the Young Workers Legal Service.

Agricultural Child Care
Construction Clerical and Service Industries
Education Electrical, Communications, Plumbing
Emergency Services Finance
Health Hospitality and Cleaning
Local Government Manufacturing
Mining Media & Arts
Professional Retail
State and Federal Public Sector Transport
Waterfront  


Agricultural

AMIEU
Australasian Meat Industry Employees' Union - SA Branch
227 Henley Beach Road, Torrensville SA 5031
ph 8274 4100  email admin@sawa.amieu.asn.au  

AWU
Australian Workers' Union (Greater SA Branch)
22-24 Main Street, Mawson Lakes SA 5095
ph 8360 1900  email awusa@awusa.asn.au

CFMEU Manufacturing
Construction Forestry Mining & Energy Union
Level 2, 32 South Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

ph 8219 9000  email admin@cfmeu.org

Child Care

United Workers Union
Level 1, 101 Henley Beach Road, Mile End SA 5031
ph 8352 9300  email sa@unitedworkers.org.au

Construction

CFMEU Construction
Construction Forestry Mining & Energy Union
Level 1, 32 South Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 8231 5532  email saqueries@cfmeu.org 

CFMEU Manufacturing
Construction Forestry Mining & Energy Union
Level 2, 32 South Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

ph 8219 9000  email admin@cfmeu.org 

Clerical and Service Industries

ASU
Australian Services Union, SA & NT Branch
41 King William Street, Unley 5071
ph 8363 1322  email union@asu-sant.asn.au 

United Workers Union
Level 1, 101 Henley Beach Road, Mile End SA 5031
ph 8352 9300  email sa@unitedworkers.org.au

Education

AEU
Australian Education Union - SA Branch
163 Greenhill Road, Parkside SA 5063
ph 8272 1399  email aeusa@aeusa.asn.au

IEU (SA)
Independent Education Union (SA)
213-215 Currie Street, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 8410 0122  email enquiries@ieusa.org.au

NTEU
National Tertiary Education Industry Union - SA Division
15 Paxton's Walk, Palais Apartments, 281 North Terrace Adelaide, SA 5000
Ph 8227 2384 email adelaide@nteu.org.au

Electrical, Communications, Plumbing

Professionals Australia
1/67-69 Gilles Street, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 1300 273 762  email infosa@professionalsaustralia.org.au 

CEPU
Communications
Communications, Electrical, Electronics, Plumbing & Allied Services Union
312 South Road, Richmond SA 5033
ph 8443 7389 email enquiries@cwu-sant.asn.au

Electrical, Energy & Services
87 St Vincent Street, Port Adelaide SA 5015

ph 8234 2130  email webmail@cepusa.com.au 

Emergency Services

AEA
Ambulance Employees Association of SA
13 Hindmarsh Place,
Hindmarsh SA 5007
ph 8340 3511   email info@aeasa.com.au

PASA
Police Association of South Australia
27 Carrington Street, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 8212 3055  email pasa@pasa.asn.au

UFU
United Fire Fighters Union of SA
148 South Road, Torrensville SA 5031
ph 8352 7211  email info@ufusa.com.au

Finance

Finance Sector Union
Level 1, 229 Greenhill Road, Dulwich SA 5065
Phone: 1300 366 378 email sant@fsunion.org.au

Health

AEA
Ambulance Employees Association of SA
13 Hindmarsh Place,
Hindmarsh SA 5007
ph 8340 3511   email info@aeasa.com.au

ANMF
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation - SA Branch
191 Torrens Road, Ridleyton SA 5008
ph 8334 1900  email enquiry@anmfsa.org.au

HSU
Health Services Union of Australia - SA Branch
Ground Floor, 170 Greenhill Road, Parkside SA 5063
ph 8279 2255  email info@hsusant.org.au 

United Workers Union
Level 1, 101 Henley Beach Road, Mile End SA 5031
ph 8352 9300  email sa@unitedworkers.org.au 

CPSU-PSA
CPSU - Public Service Association
122 Pirie Street, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 8205 3200  email enquiry@cpsu.asn.au 

Hospitality and Cleaning

United Workers Union
Level 1, 101 Henley Beach Road, Mile End SA 5031
ph 8352 9300  email sa@unitedworkers.org.au

Local Government

ASU
Australian Services Union, SA & NT Branch
41 King William Street, Unley SA 5071
ph 8363 1322  email union@asu-sant.asn.au

Manufacturing

AMWU
Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union - SA Branch
53-61 Dale Street, Port Adelaide SA 5015
ph 8366 5800  email amwusa@amwusa.asn.au

AWU
Australian Workers' Union (Greater SA Branch)
22-24 Main Street, Mawson Lakes SA 5095
ph 8360 1900  email awusa@awusa.asn.au

United Workers Union
Level 1, 101 Henley Beach Road, Mile End SA 5031
ph 8352 9300  email sa@unitedworkers.org.au

Mining

AWU
Australian Workers' Union (Greater SA Branch)
22-24 Main Street, Mawson Lakes, SA 5095
ph 8360 1900  email awusa@awusa.asn.au

CFMEU Construction
Construction Forestry Mining & Energy Union
Level 1, 32 South Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 8231 5532  email saqueries@cfmeu.org

Media & Arts

MEAA
Media Entertainment & Arts Alliance - SA & NT
1st Floor, 241 Pirie Street, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 8223 6055  email sa@alliance.org.au

MUA
Musicians Union of Australia - Adelaide Branch
Unit 4, 23A King William Road, Unley SA 5061
ph 8272 5013 email mususa@bigpond.net.au

Professional

Professionals Australia
1/67-69 Gilles Street, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 1300 273 762 email infosa@professionalsaustralia.org.au

Retail

SDA

Shop Distributive & Allied Employees' Association SA Branch
69 Fullarton Rd
Kent Town SA 5067
Ph (08) 8139 1000 email secretary@sdasa.asn.au

State and Federal Public Sector

CPSU
Community & Public Sector Union
101 Henley Beach Road, Mile End SA 5031
ph 8150 8400  email members@cpsu.org.au

CPSU-PSA
CPSU - Public Service Association
122 Pirie Street, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 8205 3200  email enquiry@cpsu.asn.au

PASA
Police Association of South Australia
27 Carrington Street, Adelaide SA 5000
ph 8212 3055  email pasa@pasa.asn.au

Transport

RTBU
Australian Rail, Tram and Bus Industry Union - SA & NT Branch
63 Ledger Road, Beverley SA 5009
ph 8243 2511  email theteam@rtbusant.org.au 

TWU
Transport Workers Union
25 Chief Street, Brompton SA 5007
Phone: 08 8346 4177 email info@twusant.com.au 

United Workers Union
Level 1, 101 Henley Beach Road, Mile End SA 5031
ph 8352 9300  email sa@unitedworkers.org.au

Waterfront

MUA
Maritime Union of Australia - SA Branch
65 St Vincent Street, Pt Adelaide SA 5015
ph 8447 1779  email muasa@mua.org.au