Minimum Wage Order 2021

4 Minimum adult rates

The following rates are the minimum rates of wages payable to an adult worker:

(a)

for an adult worker paid by the hour or by piecework, $20 per hour:

(b)

for an adult worker paid by the day,—

(i)

$160 per day; and

(ii)

$20 per hour for each hour exceeding 8 hours worked on a day:

(c)

for an adult worker paid by the week,—

(i)

$800 per week; and

(ii)

$20 per hour for each hour exceeding 40 hours worked in a week:

(d)

in all other cases,—

(i)

$1,600 per fortnight; and

(ii)

$20 per hour for each hour exceeding 80 hours worked in a fortnight.