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RTBU Health Plan

The rthealth Fund

an immediate waiver of all 2, 3 & 6 month waiting periods
$150 petrol or grocery voucher (your choice), just to say thanks for coming on board
5% discount off every one of our health cover choices!

RTBU Health Plan - For further information
RTBU Micro Site (rt health fund) - Your own site for all your rt health fund needs

Legal advice

Maurice Blackburn
Access to legal services is a benefit of your union membership, and the RTBU are proud of their long-term partnership with Maurice Blackburn Lawyers. Maurice Blackburn Lawyers are experts in work and road accidents, accessing your superannuation insurance, wills and estate planning, among other areas of law.

As a member of the RTBU, your first consultation is free. If you require legal advice contact the RTBU for a referral to Maurice Blackburn on 3839 4988.

Maurice Blackburn, RTBU Referral App - This app has been created to make it easy for you to submit details of a referral to Maurice Blackburn. Once submitted, your member will hear from a Maurice Blackburn lawyer within 24 hours, or on the next business day.

Workers' Compensation

Your rights and entitlements at work are important, especially if you are injured due to your employer failing to provide a safe workplace. When accidents occur, it is critical to seek legal advice quickly. The RTBU can assist members to obtain specialist legal advice on work injuries, understanding WorkCover and accessing compensation.

Contact the RTBU on 3839 4988.

Free Will Service

Maurice Blackburn Lawyers offers a free basic Will for financial RTBU members and their spouses as part of the Union Wills Service.

For details, contact the union office on 3839 4988.

Unfair dismissals

RTBU provides professional advice and representation before Employers, Industrial Tribunals and other Statutory Commissions.

For further information contact the RTBU on 3839 4988.

Other appeal processes

Provision of information and help with lodging an appeal. Union official representation before an Appeals Board.

Contact the RTBU on 3839 4988.

RTBU Maurice Blackburn Student Bursary

2017 RTBU & Maurice Blackburn Lawyers Student Bursary
Each year, the RTBU and Maurice Blackburn lawyers award $1,000 to financial members and the children of members towards study at university or TAFE.

Applications have closed.

Winners will be announced on Friday, 24 March 2017

For more information contact the office on 3839 4988.

Union Shopper

Union Shopper

Financial members eligible for impressive discounts on a large range of goods and services.

Click the link below.

Union Shopper Website (Queensland)

Members' Holiday Units

Affordable holiday units at Caloundra for the benefit of financial members (flat weekly rate all year round).

Book through Coronis Realty, Caloundra on 5491 1400.

Caloundra Holiday Units Brochure - PDF 199Kb

MOVE People Driven Banking

MOVE People Driven Banking

Join the credit union that is run by its members, for its members. Contact MOVE on 1300 362 216, or online.

MOVE People Driven Banking

ipac For specialist financial services

iPac

iPac Financial Advice

Mortality Benefit

A generous Mortality Benefit is payable to the spouse or family of a deceased financial member. For further information contact the RTBU on 3839 4988.

Union publications

Regular distribution of National and State journals, the RTBU magazine The Advocate, as well as union circulars issued regularly.

The Advocate