AHEIA welcomes the Prime Minister’s announcement of a National Day of Mourning on 22 September following the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. Our member universities will observe the Day of Mourning, including by suspending normal operations as part of the declared public holiday. We expect that universities will take the normal approach to employee entitlements on public holidays.
For those member institutions who are considering making payments to their casual employees, the recommended approach is:
Please feel free to contact Peter Raymond if you have further queries in relation to the Day of Mourning.