Industrial action – Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane – 1st to 3rd October

Industrial action – Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane – 1st to 3rd October

Dear Customer,


Please find below Industrial Action Notice from DP World planned for this week.  IFC Global team is working around this as best as we can and will advise if we experience any delays.


DP World Australia received notice that the Maritime Union of Australia will lead protected action at terminals this week. The MUA has threatened limited industrial action in support of their Enterprise Agreement demands. The adjusted working schedule due to these planned stoppages is below;


SYDNEY – Wednesday 1st October

Wednesday October 1st slots will be released for the following zones only. 07:00 until 09:00 inclusive. 14:00 until 17:00 inclusive 22:00 until 01:00 inclusive. Please note that Full Stack Runs will not be an option during this 24 hour period. Extra slots for this period will not be available


MELBOURNE – Thursday 2nd October

There will be no R&D Operations on the Road or Rail on:

Thursday 2nd October 12:00 – 17:00

Thursday 2nd October 22:00 – Friday 3rd October 06:00


BRISBANE – Friday 3rd October

Friday 3rd October – All members of the MUA employed by DP World Brisbane will engage in a stoppage of four hours duration from 11am until 3pm, and a stoppage of eight hours from 3pm until 11pm.


We sincerely regret the inconvenience this may cause to our customers.

Kind regards,

DP World