Title Australia: Act No. 91 of 1986, Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Act 1999 (as amended up to Act No. 150 of 2003)
Publisher National Legislative Bodies / National Authorities
Publication Date 22 December 1999
Country Australia
Topics Civil rights legislation | Equal opportunities | Gender discrimination | Right to employment
Other Languages / Attachments Affirmative Action (Equal Employment Opportunity for Women) Act 1986 (amended)
Cite as Australia: Act No. 91 of 1986, Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Act 1999 (as amended up to Act No. 150 of 2003) [Australia],  22 December 1999, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4843f9652.html [accessed 22 August 2014]
Comments The original Act received Royal Assent and entered into force on 22 December 1999, save for Schedules 1 and 3, which entered into force on 1 January 2000. The Act renamed and updated the Affirmative Action (Equal Employment Opportunity for Women) Act 1986. This compilation was prepared on 1 January 2004 by the Office of Legislative Drafting, Attorney-General's Department, Canberra, taking into account amendments up to Act No. 150 of 2003. The text of any of those amendments not in force on that date is appended in the Notes section. The operation of amendments that have been incorporated may be affected by application provisions that are set out in the Notes section.
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