United Firefighters Union Queensland


Code 2 : v32#20 1 July 2018 wage rises

In this edition - Pay increase and pay point progression and rank progression for firefighters

Code 2 : v32#19 UFUQ submission to federal senate inquiry into mental health of emergency service workers

In this edition - Your union is in the process of drafting submissions to the Australian Senate inquiry into the mental health of emergency service workers.

Code 2 : v32#18 Officer Development Program

In this edition - Officer Development Program, Centralised State-Wide Rostering, BR Rostering processes in breach of CA16.

Code 2 : v32#17 BCOM election results & Non-conforming building products

In this edition - Results from the latest election and details on the 'Queensland Non-Conforming Building Products Audit Taskforce Status Report’

Code 2 : v32#16 Paid travel time & Fire Communication issues

In this edition - You will recall that your CA includes a new entitlement for paid travel time at clause 56 and 85, for the time spent travelling to attend mandatory and promotion related training. This entitlement will be back paid from 1 January 2018.


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