The Portable Long Service Benefits Scheme commenced operation on 1 July 2019 to ensure that eligible workers in the community services, contract cleaning and security industries can build up long service benefits based on service to an industry, rather than with an individual employer. It is administered by the Portable Long Service Authority.
Quarterly returns now open
Quarterly returns for the period October - December 2019 are now open in the employer portal. Quarterly returns must be completed and submitted by midnight, 31 January 2020.
More workers covered
NDIS and Children's Services join Portable Long Service Benefits Scheme from 1 January 2020.
Long Service Benefits Portability Interim Regulations 2019 have been made
The Long Service Benefits Portability Regulations 2019 came into operation on 1 July 2019. However, to address an administrative error, they have been revoked and re-made.
Reviewed 06 January 2020