United Firefighters Union Queensland


Auxiliary Update : Auxiliary update - 29 May 2017

Code 2 : v31#20 CA 16 – Update: Agreement certification hearing date

In this edition - On Wednesday 24 May 2017 your union received notification from the QIRC Registry that the matter has now been listed, and will be heard before the QIRC on Wednesday 31 May 2017.

Auxiliary Update : Auxiliary Update 24 May 2017

Retention Allowance Dispute – update

Auxiliary Update : Auxiliary Update 19 May 2017

I am pleased to report that on Saturday 1 July 2017 some of the award payments you are eligible to receive (penalties that apply to your work) are again phased up. The phasing in of these penalty amounts was agreed between your union and QFES and the state government.

Code 2 : v31#19 CA update, Tax time, UFU fee increase, UFUQ Hotspot App

In this edition - As reported to you in late April, the CA16 document requires certification by the QIRC. QFES lodged the CA16 application for certification with the QIRC on Thursday 18 May 2017.


The United Firefighters' Union in Queensland represents Urban firefighters, both career, part-time, Scientific Officers and Communication Officers. The Union is made up of members throughout the state of Queensland, as far as Thursday Island to the North and to the borders of our great state. READ MORE